Nevada Indoor Agriculture Conference
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM (PDT)
Las Vegas, United States
WE ARE SOLD OUT!
We're looking forward to our sold out event tomorrow, please email us if you have any questions.
The Nevada Indoor Agriculture Conference is an event not to be missed. It will be cohosted by the Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development and Seedstock, a social venture dedicated to fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in sustainable agriculture. The conference will focus on the sustainable technologies as well as economic opportunities associated with Controlled Environment Agriculture and the increase in local food production and security that could result from pursuing such endeavors.
Paul Selina - Village Farms
David J. Foster - USDA Business Programs Specialist
Paul Matteucci - US Venture Partners
Darcy Landis - Whole Foods Market
David Bell - Houweling's Tomatoes
Eileen Christensen - BEC Environmental
Marielle Dupéré - New Green Farms
Mark Estee - Campo
Matt Geschke - Brotherhood Products
Paul Hardej - FarmedHere
Ken Kesick - Hydro Greens
Mark O'Farrell - Hungry Mother Organics
Zack Porter - Pegasus Capital Advisors
Pierre Sleiman - Go Green Agriculture
Doug Taylor - Nevada Cooperative Extension Instructor, Producer to Chef Program
Navin Twarakavi - Desert Research Institute
Marilyn Yamamoto - Cowboy Trail Farm
. . . and more
When & Where
Seedstock & Real Assets Junkie
The event is jointly organized by Seedstock and Real Assets Junkie:
Seedstock is a for profit social venture, which through the use of a variety of tools including the news and information hub, Seedstock.com, and live events, facilitates connections between investors, farmers, researchers, organization and entrepreneurs focused on the development of innovative products and methodologies that address the vital long-term challenges to sustainable agriculture.
About Real Assets Junkie
Real Assets Junkie is a project created by venture capitalist Nicola Kerslake to document her work in agriculture, water, energy, mining and green building. Nicola has a longstanding interest in agriculture, having advised farmland and private equity funds, and is currently focused mostly on indoor agriculture projects. In addition, she sits on the advisory boards of two successful startups;Project Alba, a Cambodian organic farming company, and Pinoccio, an ecosystem for building the Internet of Things.