Innovation and technology are changing the landscape of agriculture, disrupting markets and all aspects of the value chain. Gain insight on emerging trends that could disrupt your business to make informed decisions and turn potential threats into opportunities.
In addition to nationally and globally recognized keynote presenters, the conference will also feature:
Live interviews with ag business and technology innovators
Practical application through facilitated group discussions
Opportunities to learn by connecting with other business leaders
Emerging Innovation and Technology Disruptors Jim Carroll, Author and Futurist
Emerging Technology Highlight
Cyber Security for Business and Family John Sileo, Author and Cyber Security Expert
Cyber Security Action Planning
Reception and Dinner
Friday, February 15
Welcome and Opening Comments
The Future of Labor and Mechanization in Agriculture Glen Hiemstra, Author and Futurist
Technology Strategies for Ag Business Paul Watson, Context Network
Table Discussion: How You Will Prepare for Disruption
Leadership and Change Luke Williams, Author and Futurist
Dress is business casual (jeans are fine).
Jim Carroll Emerging Innovation and Technology Disruptors
Glimpse the future of agriculture with a focus on emerging trends that could disrupt your operation.
John Sileo Cyber Security for Business and Family
Learn how hackers think, where you're vulnerable and practical ways to prevent ever-present cyber threats.
Glen Hiemstra The Future of Ag Labor
Gain insight into the disruptive cultural, demographic, regulatory and technology trends affecting ag labor markets, with a focus on how to assure you have the labor you need to be successful.
Luke Williams Leadership and Change
Discover how the most successful leaders think about disruption and help their teams become champions of change to turn the biggest threats into game-changing opportunities.
Paul Watson Technology Strategies for Ag Business
Learn proven ways to develop a technology strategy for your operation, incorporating your vision, goals and specific opportunities that leverage your strengths.