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Saturday, March 8 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
AgriTech's Promise: Food For 10 Billion and Beyond

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The goal of the panel is to discuss some of the emerging trends in the agritech space that are driving food production yields needed to feed a population of over 10 billion people. This will include precision agriculture, the use of satellite imaging, big data, urban agricultural systems, and open access initiatives.

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http://schedule.sxsw.com/2014/events/event_IAP28483

Speakers
avatar for Caleb Harper

Caleb Harper

Lead ResearcherMIT CityFARMThrough thoughtful research, design and synthesis of housing, health, food, water, economics and locale; Caleb is part of a new generation of multi-faceted thought leaders offering innovative solutions for urban development in a global context.
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Mohammad Jhaveri

FounderAgriPakHanif is the Founder of AgriPak, a SMS-based precision-agriculture start-up for farmers in Pakistan. He is also a lead researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's CityFARM lab within the Media Lab where he founded the Open Data Initiative and prototypes... Read More →


Saturday March 8, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm
Blackheart, Blackheart 86 Rainey St