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Join Agritecture and AgTech X for a curated week in New York connecting Agriculture with the Future of our Cities.

Individual event tickets are now on sale - see below for links to those pages. All-Access Passes are officially sold out! We do have a limited number of Sponsorship Opportunities remaining, available for purchase on this page or by emailing us here.


Monday, 9/24

Welcome Breakfast | 8:30-10:30a | Sponsors, VIPs, All-Access Pass holders only

  • Welcome Address from Agritecture and AgTech X founders on Urban Agriculture’s fit within the broader Sustainable City movement
  • Presentation from AgTech X co-working members C. Mike Lindsey and Wythe Marschall

Tour of Urban Agriculture in North Brooklyn | 10:30a-12:45p

  • A tour of 4 sites that integrate urban farming with varying forms and objectives.
  • Tickets Here

The Tech Spectrum of Food Waste: Speaker Series | 6:00-8:00p

  • A speaker series with entrepreneurs fighting food waste on all points along the technology spectrum.
  • Tickets Here

Tuesday, 9/25

Growing Food Right Here in NYC | 8:30-10:30a | Hunter College

  • Introduction by Henry Gordon-Smith, Founder & Managing Director of Agritecture.
  • Panelists include Crystal Eski (NYC Dept of City Planning); Danielle Spiegel-Feld (Guarini Center Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law); NYC Councilmember Rafael Espinal; and Henry Gordon-Smith.
  • Moderated by Charles Platkin, Executive Director of the Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center.
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Investing in a Local Food Economy & Bridging the Urban-Rural Divide | 6:00-8:00p

  • Does urban agriculture support, or compete with, a stronger local food system? What opportunities exist for entrepreneurs and funders to bridge gaps? We'll hear from a panel of experts investing in projects across urban, peri-urban, and rural areas.
  • Tickets Here

Wednesday, 9/26

Designing Smarter Food Systems: Rapid Workshop Series | 9:00a-1:00p

  • 9:00-10:00am: Geospatial Thinking for Agroforestry Systems
  • 10:15-11:15am: Ecological Design for Agriculture
  • 11:30am-1:00pm: GIS for Local Food System Planning
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Make It In Brooklyn AgTech & Food Innovation Pitch Contest | 6:00-8:00p

  • In collaboration with the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, 5 leading AgTech startups will pitch their concepts to judges and a public audience.
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Thursday, 9/27

How Can the Future Food System Fit Into a Circular Economy | 8:30-10:30a

  • A panel discussion with leading circular economy innovators.
  • Tickets Here

{Partner Event} Intro to City as a Forest with Chris Garvin | 3:00-5:15p

  • A talk with Chris Garvin. You'll learn about the basics of biomimicry, ecological performance standards, and how we can apply ecosystem metrics to design more sustainable, resilient cities. Networking to follow.

Sunset Sips: Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Mixer & Happy Hour | 6:00-9:00p

  • Networking, cocktails, and hors d'oeuvres at Brooklyn's most iconic rooftop farm! Includes a brief speaker series with local officials and sustainability leaders.
  • Tickets Here

Friday, 9/28

Agritecture for Architects: A Design Charrette | 8:45-11:00a

  • With leading green designers & builders around New York.
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Navy Yard Innovation Tour | 3:00-5:00p

  • A tour of Brooklyn's most exciting urban industrial development, The Brooklyn Navy Yard. Tour urban farms, hardware incubators, and smart buildings.
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Agritecture Xchange Happy Hour Finale | 5:00-7:30p

  • Student presentations by Cornell University summer interns working on urban agriculture in NYC; a discussion on key takeaways from the week; and local food & beverage purveyors.
  • Tickets Here

Saturday, 9/29 [All-Day Partner Events]

Commercial Urban Farming Course | 9:00a-5:00p | $500 (All-Access Pass holders receive 50% discount)


Gold Sponsor ($2500)

  • 2 All-Access Passes with co-working access included
  • Premier brand placement on all marketing material
  • Interview or article to appear on Agritecture Blog
  • 5-minute presentation slot at one of our main events
  • Invitation to the Agritecture Influencer Slack

Silver Sponsor ($750) - SOLD OUT!

  • 1 All-Access Pass with co-working access included
  • Brand placement on all marketing material
  • 3-minute presentation slot at one of our main events
  • Invitation to the Agritecture Influencer Slack

Brand Sponsor ($500) - best option if you can't attend full week.

  • Brand placement on the website with a link of your choice
  • Video of your choice (up to 2 mins) at one of our main events
  • Invitation to the Agritecture Influencer Slack
  • Discounts on individual event tickets

You can also make a sponsorship request by emailing us directly.

Thank You to Our Current Sponsors:

Direct Energy

Food+Tech Connect

Ultra Yield Solutions

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