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Wednesday, October 14 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm
AgTech Demo Night LIMITED

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This evening of demos and lectures is not to be missed! 

First, hear from Agrilyst Founder Allison Kopf as she demos their TechCrunch Disrupt 2015 award-winning technology.

Then, hear from controlled environment agriculture expert Dr. Joel Cuello of the University of Arizona. His topic: Vertical Farming 2.0 -- The Age of the Modular and Prefabricated Vertical Farm

Cloud Farms founder Bradley Ferrada will then demo his at home hydroponics system and speak about another product in the pipeline.

Grove Labs co-founders Jamie Byron and Gabriel Blanchet will also speak about the launch of their newest ecosystem product.  

The last speaker will be Mark Kajima, of D-Glatt, a Japanese LED and controlled environment agriculture systems provider. Mark will demo the company's new monitoring software and also speak about its horticultural lighting solutions.

Finally, the 5 speakers will participate in an lively panel discussion about AgTech in NYC and beyond. The panel is moderated by Urbanstrong, LLC founder Alan Burchell.

Moderators
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Alan Burchell

founder / principal, urbanstrong
alan is the founder/principal at urbanstrong - a project management company that uses a coast-to-coast network of highly experienced industry professionals to improve the quality of life in our cities. urbanstrong offers concept-to-build solutions focused on designs that integrate nature back into the city. alan will be moderating the AgTech Demo Night session and panel.

Speakers
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Jamie Byron

Grove
Co-Founder, Grove Labs
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Dr. Joel Cuello

Dr. Joel L. Cuello is a Professor of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering and Director of the Global Institute for Strategic Agriculture in Dry Lands (GISAD) at The University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. He is a lifetime Visiting Professor at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China and a Faculty Fellow at the Innovation Center of the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines. He conducted his postdoctoral research at NASA John F... Read More →
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Bradley Ferrada

Founder, Cloud Farms
Bradley Ferrada earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Design, Innovation and Society at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2008 and went on to work for three years at Edison Price Lighting in New York City as a product designer for architectural lighting fixtures. In 2014 he graduated from Pratt Institute with a Master of Industrial Design degree. | | Bradley is also the founder of Bradley Ferrada Design Studio LLC. The studio combines... Read More →
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Mark Kajima

President, Grownex USA
After being involved in the international consulting industry for 8 years assisting companies to export and expand outside of Japan, Mark has has joined D-Glatt in March of 2015.  He fell in love with the global vision of the company, as well as the futuristic concept of Indoor Vertical Farming.  In the past 6 months he has been advising D-Glatt the global concept, as well as being involved in product development and how to create products that... Read More →
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Allison Kopf

CEO, Founder, Agrilyst