The AgriTech world will come together in an Irish organised virtual event on Thursday, July 8th.
The SAT [SEED] Summit puts a focus on the business of AgriTech with global and Irish leaders of the sector in attendance.
The sector in Ireland has seen rapid growth in recent years with companies like MagGrow and Micron AgriTech hitting headlines recently with successful funding rounds and international awards which highlight the quality now coming through.
The event’s agenda is populated with speakers from Ireland, USA, New Zealand, UK, Israel among others who will all be discussing topics like funding, research and acquisitions live on the day.
The interactive nature of the event means attendees will be able to ask questions to the global experts as well as network and connect within the events community.
One of the highlights will no doubt be the Global Industry Leaders’ Forum which kicks off the summit shortly after the start at 10.50am.
Theo Kanellos, Director Business Development and Alliances, Zoetis International, Hadar Sutovsky, Vice President External Innovation, ICL Group, Israel and Peter Wren-Hilton, Managing Director, Wharf 42, New Zealand discuss the developments of agritech and the future business formation of agritech. It will incorporate the main themes of the event including vision of funding through each stage, acquisitions and disruptions.
Other agenda highlights include Kristin Miller, CEO, GEA Farm Technologies, North America, New Zealand & Australia, who brings a unique perspective to adapting technology and data to established businesses, building big data collection points across a product range for improving decision support and a look at the future of corporate R&D.
Irish highlight speakers include Dr. Edmond Harty – Former Entrepreneur of the Year & Adjunct Full Professor, UCD, Cathal Fitzgerald – Senior Investment Director – Food and Agriculture, Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Nicky Deasy – Managing Partner, Yield Lab Europe, Danny O’Brien – Managing Director EMEA, SVG Ventures | THRIVE, Donal Ryan – Managing Partner, Finistere Ventures, James Maloney – Enterprise Ireland and Ger Heffernan – Principal, Heffernan Financial Advisory.
The virtual experience will have all the sessions interactive and live with Q&A, there are specialist breakout roundtables & workshops, a virtual exhibition hall, network 1:1 within the continued event community and enjoy extra content on demand.
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