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Indoor Ag-Con

May 3, 2017 - May 5, 2017

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Las Vegas Convention Center

The 5th Annual Indoor Ag-Con is the largest ever Indoor agriculture Convention.

The event consists of two days of keynotes from industry leaders and academics, quick-fire sessions and extended networking breaks. The first day of the event covers the business concerns of the industry, and the second focuses on technical aspects.

DAY ONE: THE BUSINESS OF INDOOR AGRICULTURE

Start Finish Item
8:00 AM 8:45 AM  Registration & Light Breakfast
8:45 AM 9:00 AM  Welcoming Remarks
9:00 AM 9:45 AM Keynote: When will indoor agriculture become mainstream?
9:45 AM 10:30 AM Keynote: What role can indoor agriculture play in urban regeneration?
10:30 AM 11:00 AM  Networking Break
11:00 AM 12:00 PM Session: How are the options for funding an indoor farm or technology changing?
12:00 PM 12:45 PM Session: Is there a place in the market for in-home hydroponics & aquaponics systems?
12:45 PM 2:00 PM  Lunch with introduction by Chef
Lunch Session: Can non-profit business models work in indoor agriculture?
Lunch Session: How should startup farms approach health & safety?
Lunch Session: How do we go about setting up our first grow?
2:00 PM 3:30 PM Session: What impact can big data & automation have on indoor agriculture?
3:30 PM 4:00 PM  Networking Break
4:00 PM 4:45 PM Session: Which crops will move indoors next?
4:45 PM 5:30 PM Session: How can indoor growing help the global food supply chain?
5:30 PM 5:35 PM  Closing Remarks
5:35 PM  Drinks Party in Exhibition Hall

DAY TWO: THE TECHNOLOGIES OF INDOOR AGRICULTURE

Start Finish Item
8:00 AM 8:45 AM  Registration & Light Breakfast
8:45 AM 9:00 AM  Welcoming Remarks
9:00 AM 9:45 AM Session: How should we go about selecting a greenhouse?
9:45 AM 10:30 AM Session: What are the latest developments in controlled environment grow systems?
10:30 AM 11:00 AM  Networking Break
11:00 AM 12:00 PM Session: How should we select substrates for indoor grows?
12:00 PM 12:45 PM Session: What are the most recent developments in plant biology for indoor systems?
12:45 PM 2:00 PM  Lunch, introduced by chef
Lunch Session: What lessons can be learned from the long history of indoor mushroom grows?
Lunch Session: How can indoor agriculture benefit from the rise of alternate proteins?
Lunch Session: Which technologies would most benefit indoor cannabis growers?
2:00 PM 3:30 PM Session: What comes next in lighting for indoor grows?
3:30 PM 4:00 PM  Networking Break
4:00 PM 4:45 PM Session: How should we approach selecting control systems for our indoor farm?
4:45 PM 5:30 PM Session: How can indoor grows become more energy efficient?
5:30 PM 5:35 PM  Closing Remarks

Details

Start:
May 3, 2017
End:
May 5, 2017
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Website:
https://indoor.ag/

Venue

Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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Phone:
(702) 892-0711