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Ag Bio Conference 2019
Ag Bio 2019

March 27, 2019

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research

Danville, VA

Virginia and North Carolina are uniting to transform the agricultural industry. We are combining strengths for an exceptional one-day conference to advance cutting-edge research and innovation in agriculture. It is a remarkable convergence of multi-state agricultural bioscience, technology, industry partners, investors, policy makers, farmers, and agribusiness stakeholders.

Our mission is to deliver impactful solutions to tackle the ever-present challenges faced by farmers today. Teaming together we multiply our opportunities and cultivate partnerships to plow forth industry success, all under one roof. Come join us!

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Wednesday, March 27

Agenda Topics:

  • New Generation of Leaders of Thought Leaders in Ag Bio
  • New Discoveries & Innovations | Creating an Impact
  • Drivers of the Solutions to Tackle the Challenges in Ag Bio
  • Capital Funding and Investors for Ag Bio
  • Ag Bio Touching All Our Lives and Our Health
  • Beneficial Industry Partners - Public and Private Resources to Advance Ag Bio
Breakfast and Registration

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Bettina Ring
Bettina Ring, Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry, Commonwealth of Virginia

Sally Rockey
Sally Rockey, Ph.D., Executive Director, Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

James Olds
James Olds, Ph.D., Professor at George Mason University, previous Head of the Biological Sciences Directorate for National Science Foundation

Alan Grant
Alan Grant, Ph.D., Dean of College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Virginia Tech

Scott Lowman
Scott Lowman, Ph.D., Director of Research, Institute for Advanced Learning and Research

Doug Eisner
Doug Eisner, CEO, Agrospheres

Scott Horner
Scott Horner, Managing Director, Middleland Capital

Conference Venue

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research

150 Slayton Ave, Danville, VA 24540

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Area Hotels

Courtyard by Marriott

2136 Riverside Drive

Danville, VA 24540

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Holiday Inn Express

2121 Riverside Drive

Danville, VA 24540

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Sponsor or Exhibit with Us

Highlight your company and expertise in front of the top leaders of the agricultural industry.

We greatly value all of our sponsoring partners and work closely to ensure prime visibility along with a beneficial return on your investment.

Contact Cassandra Isley for more information.

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This is a one-day regional conference converging extraordinary men and women, industry and academia, researchers and innovators, professionals and decision-makers gathering together to cultivate relationships and making an impact.


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