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Indoor Ag-Con Philly
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Indoor Ag-Con Philly

10/16/2017

When: Monday, Oct. 16, 2017
9:15 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Modern Gallery
118-128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA  19102
United States
Contact:

Phone: 775.623.7116

Details

Qualifies for 4 PCH CEUs.

For more information and to register, visit Indoor Ag-Con Philly

Agenda:
8:15 AM 9:00 AM   Registration & Light Breakfast

9:00 AM 9:05 AM   Welcome & Introduction

9:05 AM 9:50 AM   Session One: How indoor agriculture can develop local communities
Three Keynote Speakers, including:
Esteban Macias, Member, Coalition for Sustainable Organics
Harold Epps, Commerce Director, City of Philadelphia, Eric Stein, Associate Professor, Penn State

9:50 AM 10:20 AM   Extended Q&A and Discussion

10:20 AM 10:45 AM   Networking Break

10:45 AM 11:00 AM   Welcome by Jim Kenney, Mayor of Philadelphia

11:00 AM 11:45 PM   Session Two: Artificial intelligence in indoor agriculture
Three Keynote Speakers, including:
Dr. April Agee Carroll, VP of R&D, AeroFarmsMarcel Kers, Co-Founder, PlantLabAdam Greenberg, CEO, iunu

11:45 PM 12:15 PM   Extended Q&A and Discussion

12:15 PM 1:45 PM   Lunch, with an Introduction by Chef and Curated Discussion Tables

1:45 PM 2:30 PM   Session Three: The coming impact of LED lighting
Three Keynote Speakers, including:
Dr. AJ Both, Associate Extension Specialist, Rutgers University

2:30 PM 3:00 PM   Extended Q&A and Discussion

3:00 PM 3:30 PM   Networking Break

3:30 PM 4:15 PM   Session Four: How technology changes indoor agriculture business models
Three Keynote Speakers, including:
Russell C. Redding, Secretary of Agriculture, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Jack Griffin, President, Metropolis Farms

4:15 PM 4:45 PM   Extended Q&A and Discussion
4:45 PM 4:50 PM   Closing Remarks

 
 
 

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