2019 AgTech Innovation Summit

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Date(s) - March 6, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

iHotel and Conference Center


2019 AgTech Innovation Summit

The University of Illinois is uniquely positioned where agriculture, engineering and technology intersect, and is on its way to becoming a hub of agricultural entrepreneurship and activity. Modern agriculture is being transformed by a confluence of advancing technologies. As a result, record-breaking investments in the sector are supporting new ventures. This year’s 2019 AgTech Summit will include panels and discussions about the landscape of AgTech Investment, the future of digital agriculture featuring collaborations between startups and large corporations and much more.

  • Welcome Reception: Tuesday, March 5, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., EnterpriseWorks Atrium [view on map]
  • Summit: Wednesday, March 6, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – iHotel & Conference Center

Complimentary registration is required. For more information or to register, visit http://researchpark.illinois.edu/agtechsummit.

This event is co-hosted by the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, the University of Illinois Research Park, and the Office of Corporate Relations at the University of Illinois.

Questions may be directed to Stephanie at shalvors@illinois.edu.

Co-located AgTech Events:

Take advantage of two full days of AgTech opportunities! Tuesday, March 5 features an SBIR Workshop (8AM to Noon) followed by an I-Corps Industry Connect Program. Both of the March 5 events take place in Room 130 at the EnterpriseWorks Building, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign. [view on map]

Visit the event links for more information and to register (USDA) or to apply (I-Corps).