Visit the Future of Agriculture
Join corporate executives, investors, farmers, and startups to discover technologies that are changing the way we grow food today and in the future.
Keynote: Harnessing Innovation to Feed the World
Michael Macrie, CIO, Land O'Lakes
PANEL: Banking Agriculture: Investment in AgTech
Sean O'Sullivan, Managing Partner, SOSV, Food-X
George Kellerman, Partner, Yamaha Motor Ventures
John Hartnett, CEO, SVG Partners, THRIVE AgTech
Geoff Eisenberg, Principal, Ecosystem Integrity Fund
Moderator: Paul Noglows, Executive Producer, Forbes
PANEL: Driving Innovation for the 21st Century Costumer
Karen Caplan, CEO, Frieda's Specialty Produce
Hank Giclas, SVP, Western Growers Association
Bob Christopher, Director of Innovation, Panasonic
Michael Teel, CEO, Raley's Supermarkets
Moderator: Mareese Keane, SVG Partners, THRIVE
PANEL: BreakthroughTechnologies Creating the Farm of the Future
Andy Mitchell, Director of Viticulture, Hahn Family Wines
Saida Ruscitto, Product & New Business Innovation IoT, Verizon
Matt Bohnert, President, Suterra, A Wonderful Company
Eric Jallas, CEO, ITK
Moderator: Rich Moran, President, Menlo College
PANEL: Catalyzing Industry Transformation
Bruce Taylor, CEO, Taylor Farms
Kevin Murphy, CEO, Driscoll's Berries
Moderator: Elizabeth Weise, USA Today
WHAT DOES OPEN INNOVATION LOOK LIKE AT THRIVE?
We work with partners large and small to address major opportunities in agriculture
IDENTIFY. ITERATE. SCALE PROVEN TECHNOLOGY.
Open Innovation at THRIVE AgTech offers startups and corporations the opportunity to identify, iterate, prove, and scale new technologies together. Such collaborations build the trust and credibility that are critical to making inroads to the broader agriculture community.