Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit
Jun
20
to Jun 21

Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit

On June 20-21, Brooklyn will host the inaugural Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit. The summit will focus on the role that vertical and indoor farming can have in building sustainable, profitable and healthy food systems, and new opportunities for investment and collaboration.

Agritecture Consulting is proud to be a marketing partner of the Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit: Use partner code NYAA300 to save $300 on a delegate pass. Secure your place now to maximize your networking opportunities and start connecting with potential new partners.   

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Planting Seeds: Bringing Women to the Ag-Tech Table
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Planting Seeds: Bringing Women to the Ag-Tech Table

  • Bob and Sheila Hoerle Lecture Hall, The New School University Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join The New Food Economy and Karen Karp & Partners for Planting Seeds: Bringing Women to the Ag-Tech Table, the first installment of NFE Talks, a series of live conversations between The New Food Economy's editorial staff and the people changing how and what America eats.

For $5 off early-bird tickets, use Agritecture’s code: NFETALKS

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Vertical Farming Conference
Jun
27
to Jun 28

Vertical Farming Conference

The Vertical Farming Conference is part of a two-day Agri Food Innovation Event (June 27-28, 2018) in the Netherlands that includes 4 dedicated conferences, an expo and networking dinner.

The Agri Food Innovation Event in 2017 brought together over 350 attendees and speakers, who shared their knowledge, opinions and views on the latest developments in 3D food printing, Vertical farming, Smart farming and Healthy nutrition.

Get your tickets here.

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Get Growing! Intro to Hydroponic Crop Production
Jun
28
to Jun 29

Get Growing! Intro to Hydroponic Crop Production

  • 286 South G Street Arcata, CA, 95521 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this interactive 2-day course, you’ll learn the basics of running a hydroponic farm and business from industry leaders. With this knowledge, you’ll be better equipped to grow and sell produce to your local community. Best of all, you’ll get hands-on experience in a greenhouse.

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Cities Alive Green Roof & Wall Conference
Sep
24
to Sep 28

Cities Alive Green Roof & Wall Conference

  • NEW YORK MARRIOTT AT THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CitiesAlive® provides green infrastructure solutions to urban challenges by bringing together design professionals and policy makers. Discover cutting edge design projects, policy developments, new research, and innovative products that are shaping a better, more resilient future. Agritecture's own Henry Gordon-Smith will be a featured speaker at this year's conference to talk about the importance of integrating urban agriculture with green infrastructure for urban resilience.

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Food Loves Tech
Nov
2
to Nov 3

Food Loves Tech

Food Loves Tech: An all you can eat and drink Industry City (Brooklyn) expo where you can test drive food technologies from field and sea to next gen frontiers. They’ll also have expert panels answering some of the most pressing issues facing our food supply. Early Bird ticket sales end July 1.

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Change Food Meets....2
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Change Food Meets....2

Please join us on Wednesday, April 18th, at the AgTech X Co-LabAgritecture for our second Change Food Meets....

Meet other people working in and around food - for profit, nonprofit, entrepreneurs, restaurants, chefs - and more! Ten or so people will be selected to give a 2 1/2 minute (and we mean 2 1/2 minutes) talk about who they are, what they do, and one need they might have (besides money/investment - we all need money). Talks are filmed and housed in Change Food's Video Library.

Tickets on Eventbrite here!

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LEDs & Innovators Conference 2018 at GreenTech
Jun
13
10:00 AM10:00

LEDs & Innovators Conference 2018 at GreenTech

Valoya to Host a LEDs & Innovators Conference 2018 at GreenTech

Horticulture professionals interested in technology and innovation for the production of fruit, vegetables and flowers will be gathering at GreenTech this June in Amsterdam. It is a horticulture industry hub with focus on latest tech innovations that gathers some of the industry’s key players.

Valoya, the leading manufacturer of LED grow lights will be exhibiting (booth 12.424) and hosting an event titled: LEDs & Innovators Conference 2018 during the exhibition. The conference will gather representatives of the three market segments Valoya serves: crop science, vertical farming and cannabis. The goal is to gather experts of the three fields and have them reveal latest innovations, data and hands-on examples of working in these industries.

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Greentech 2018
Jun
12
to Jun 14

Greentech 2018

GreenTech is the global meeting place for all professionals involved in horticulture technology in RAI Amsterdam. GreenTech focuses on the early stages of the horticulture chain and production issues relevant to growers. GreenTech will be held from 12-13-14 June 2018 in RAI Amsterdam.

Register here.

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GREY TO GREEN CONFERENCE
May
15
to May 16

GREY TO GREEN CONFERENCE

  • Chesnut Conference Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Green infrastructure has a tremendous range of benefits to offer our communities and yet it continues to be underepresented, underfunded and underutilized by governments around North America. 

Grey to Green is taking place in downtown Toronto from May 15-16 and will highlight new policy, design practices, and innovative products in the green infrastructure sector. The Conference features the latest research, industry developments, and end-users to share, learn and network. Attend concurrent sessions and networking events with industry leaders,  attend training courses and workshops, and participate in tours across the GTA.

View the Agenda and Speakers, and Register here.

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Toronto Agritecture Meetup
May
14
6:00 PM18:00

Toronto Agritecture Meetup

  • 600 King Street West Toronto, ON, M5V 1M3 Canada (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please join Agritecture and Orbital Farms on May 14th for drinks at the Spoke Club to discuss urban agriculture in Toronto and the surrounding region. We will be focusing on the issues facing commercial urban farmers and how to improve industry growth but all types are urban farmers and supporters are welcome to come and participate. This is a casual meeting of like-minded people for drinks and conversation. 

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making cities smarter through urban agriculture
May
8
12:15 PM12:15

making cities smarter through urban agriculture

Henry Gordon-Smith and Yara Nagi of AGRITECTURE will bring their knowledge of the spectrum of urban and peri-urban agriculture models and discuss how new scenario analysis tools can help cities understand the potential impact of strategies to make cities smarter through data-driven agriculture planning, management, and distribution.

This workshop is part of Smart Cities New York 2018. Once you register to SCNY18, use the code you received in your confirmation email to register for this workshops.

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AgFutures Investment & Strategy
Apr
25
to Apr 26

AgFutures Investment & Strategy

Planning for the future - join 100+ strategy experts from agrochemical, biostimulant, biopesticide, AgTech and investment industries to discover the changing needs of these markets and how to execute a corporate strategy that works.

Co-located with AgBio Innovate Europe, you also have the option to upgrade to a dual day pass and hear more about regulation frameworks, the science behind the products and top trends in BioAg to achieve cost efficiencies and commercial success.

Register for the event here.

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VANCOUVER AGRITECTURE WORKSHOP
Apr
20
to Apr 21

VANCOUVER AGRITECTURE WORKSHOP

On April 20 & 21, the Agritecture team will return to Vancouver for the 10th of its always-sold-out design workshops. We will choose a local site and work together to develop viable urban agriculture strategies for it. We are proud to be working with our event host, Stantec's Vancouver office, to bring the latest in urban agriculture technology, design, and business to one of the greenest and most livable cities in the world. 

We are currently recruiting up to 30 professionals to take part on April 20th and 21st in Vancouver, Canada. Are you interested in taking part? We invite you to apply using the form here.

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The Aglanta Conference
Mar
27
to Mar 28

The Aglanta Conference

Please join us for AgLanta 2018, the premier conference for anyone already involved with or interested in the sustainable growth of urban agriculture. The conference will feature two jam-packed days of panels, workshops and networking, all in the iconic Georgia Railroad Freight Depot of Downtown Atlanta.

This year's theme will be Smart Ag for Smart Cities, focussing on how smart urban agriculture can help make cities more efficient, resilient and sustainable. 

Grab your Early Bird tickets now.

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Learn to Grow Your Own at Home
Mar
24
12:00 PM12:00

Learn to Grow Your Own at Home

  • 1071 Tinton Avenue Bronx, NY, 10456 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Green Food Solutions on Saturday, March 24, for a local hydroponic growing experience in our 10,000 square foot greenhouse with panoramic views of NYC! 

We teach and empower you to grow your own food using super simple and affordable soilless technologies. You will get a demonstration and hands on experience seeding for 3 different hydroponic growing systems. 

Register for the event here.

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The Future of Food & Agriculture in NYC
Mar
20
7:30 PM19:30

The Future of Food & Agriculture in NYC

The NYC metro area has become a fertile hub for revolutionary high-tech urban farming organizations spearheading disruptive technologies for growing local food at a fraction of the environmental and social cost.  

Join us for a delicious conversation with some of NYC’s leading high-tech farming organizations, from Brooklyn mushroom containers to soil-free aeroponic vertical farms, and learn how they are consciously disrupting the agriculture industry in a major way. Local produce will be served.

Tickets are available here.

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Venture Summit I West
Mar
13
to Mar 14

Venture Summit I West

  • Santa Clara Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

As Agritecture continualy works to drive entrepreneurship in urban agriculture forward, I am proud to announce our sponsorship of the Venture Summit West: a unique opportunity to get in front of more than 60 active VC's.
 
Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers and CEOs of early stage and emerging growth companies at the prestigious Venture Summit | West being held on March 13th – 14th, 2018 at the Santa Clara Conference Center, Sana Clara, CA.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION HERE. Be sure to use our additional discount code "AGRITECVIP”.

 

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Greenhouse Crop Production Design & Engineering Short Course
Mar
12
to Mar 16

Greenhouse Crop Production Design & Engineering Short Course

Like tending to the vine closest to the wet-wall on a hot day, CEAC's Short Course may be exactly what your operations needs for relief!  Get your questions answered and increase your hydroponic growing know-how at the Greenhouse Crop Production & Engineering Design Short Course – A four day conference, put on by the University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center, including three full days of lecture, one day of hands-on training workshops at CEAC, and a commercial Arizona greenhouse tour.

REGISTER HERE.

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+Farm Workshop: Build Your Own Mini Hydroponic System!
Mar
3
1:00 PM13:00

+Farm Workshop: Build Your Own Mini Hydroponic System!

We are bringing the principles of hydroponics right to your home! Join us in building your first at-home hydroponic system. This workshop will include a lesson on hydroponics, one of the more popular methods for growing food in confined spaces. The workshop will also include a tour of a number of hydroponic solutions that are showcased in Agritecture.

Tickets available here.

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PeachTalks at FlatironCity: Smart Ag for Smart Cities
Feb
28
5:30 PM17:30

PeachTalks at FlatironCity: Smart Ag for Smart Cities

"PeachTalks” is a montly series of good food discussions focused on Open Access Agriculture (OAA), tech and our food systems, hosted at FlatironCity. The series is themed "Georgia is our home," and hopes to inspire new agricultural systems to come together and share ideas on our open platforms, ranging from apps to new partnerships. "PeachTalks" will be interwoven with Cochon555-style food and drink experiences.

Following each event, there will be a blog post for developers and tech friends to feast upon including ideas, creative statements and years of combined knowledge and education. Our event on February 28 will be open to a hand-picked group - we'd love to get potential speakers and foodies together to have input on the series.

REGISTER HERE

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Sky Berries
Feb
28
to Mar 2

Sky Berries

  • Vienna Exhibition & Congress Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

How will we feed 10 billion people? Where will food for 400 Megacities be produced? And how can we grow as healthy, sustainably and independently from fossil resources as possible?

The  SKYBERRIES conference will shed light on these important questions. 

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National Urban Agriculture Forum 2018 - 'From Resilience to Liveability'
Feb
23
to Feb 24

National Urban Agriculture Forum 2018 - 'From Resilience to Liveability'

  • William Angliss Institute (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 The Australian Food Network is very excited to announce that the second national Urban Agriculture Forum (UAF) will be held at the Melbourne CBD campus of William Angliss Institute on the 23rd & 24th of February 2018.

The 2018 UAF will build on the success of the inaugural 2016 Forum, a ground-breaking event attended by 170 people from around Australia. The 2018 UAF will showcase how urban agriculture creates more liveable cities, communities and homes.

Tickets here.

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AmHydro's Intro to Commercial Hydroponic Crop Production
Feb
22
to Feb 23

AmHydro's Intro to Commercial Hydroponic Crop Production

  • The Ingomar Club and Humbolt Hydrofarms Greenhouses (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this interactive 2-day course, you’ll learn the basics of running a commercial hydroponic farm and business from industry leaders. With this knowledge, you’ll be better equipped to grow and sell produce to your local community. This event is taught by actual commercial growers in both a seminar setting as well as a full commercial hydroponic production facility. Numerous previous attendees have gone on to launch successful commercial businesses!

Register here.

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Feb
20
7:00 PM19:00

Fresh In February

Our diverse collective of urban farms, local agriculture service companies, and NYC-based agtech businesses invite you to taste fresh local food on Tuesday, February 20th at a special food experience at Project Farmhouse in Union Square.

The evening will consist of an exclusive winter farmers market where local year-round farmers will display how they are making agriculture possible in the wintertime in NYC. See the technology in action, meet the farmer, and buy local produce to share with your loved ones.

Tickets to the Market and exclusive bonus Farm Tours here!

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Grow Your Love
Feb
13
6:30 PM18:30

Grow Your Love

Join us for a pre-Valentine's Day celebration of love in support of Teens for Food Justice.

Teens for Food Justice works to ensure universal equitable access to healthy, fresh, affordable food. We train youth in 21st century hydroponic urban agriculture, entrepreneurship, and health/nutrition education and advocacy, empowering them as change agents who can lead themselves and their own food insecure communities towards healthier futures.

Get tickets here.

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How Do Cities Spur Civic Tech with Sidewalk Labs & Civic Hall
Feb
12
6:00 PM18:00

How Do Cities Spur Civic Tech with Sidewalk Labs & Civic Hall

  • School of International and Public Affairs: Room 1512 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We invite you to a conversation of thought leaders across policy, academia, and entrepreneurship to address some of the questions that arise when we talk about cities, including how they can foster entrepreneurship and leverage cutting edge digital technology — both efficiently and responsively.

Register for this free event here. 

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Smart Agriculture for Smart Cities
Jan
30
7:00 PM19:00

Smart Agriculture for Smart Cities

Cities everywhere are turning to smart technology to solve their most pressing issues of transport, education and housing. What will the impact of these technologies be on social cohesion and the environment?

Henry Gordon-Smith of Agritecture will share his vision for smart agriculture for smart cities, and missing pieces of a puzzle that could truly revolutionize the cities of the future.

Get your tickets here.

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Sustainable Foods Summit: New Horizons for Eco-Labels and Sustainability
Jan
30
to Jan 31

Sustainable Foods Summit: New Horizons for Eco-Labels and Sustainability

Taking place in San Francisco on 30-31st January, the eighth North American edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit will showcase health impacts, sustainable ingredients, and eco-labels. For the first time, the executive summit will discuss the future of health foods and eco-labelled products in a high-level forum.

Agritecture Consulting contacts are eligible for the special rates - please email katie@ecoviaint.com.   

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