Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.




Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Cornell University Biotechnology Building G10


The CTL Partnership Forum entitled "Innovations in Food Systems: Feeding a Growing World" will bring together leaders from industry, the investment community, and academia to explore current topics and trends in agriculture and animal production to meet the challenges of feeding 9 billion.

Join us to explore key topics including:

  • Digital Agriculture

  • Biotechnology in Plants

  • Plant Breeding

  • Microbiome for Food Production Solutions

  • ...and much more!

For more information, please contact Audriana Marmuscak at alm385@cornell.edu


Cost

  • Full Registration: $155*

  • Academic Registration (Faculty, Staff, and Researchers): $55*

  • Academic Registration (Students): $20*

*Early Bird Registration available until April 28

Registration


Please complete the registration form. You may use either a Cornell Department Account Number or Credit Card for payment.



Tentative Program Agenda


Schedule is subject to change. Please check back for talk titles in the upcoming weeks.



MORNING: PLANT SCIENCES
   
8:00 AMBreakfast and Registration 
   
8:30 AMWelcome and Opening Remarks  
   
8:40 AMKeynote Address  
   
9:30 AM Focus Talk  
   
9:55 AM Networking Break 
   
10:15 AM Plant Breeding Panel Discussion  
   
11:15 AM Focus Talk  
   
11:40 AM Lunch featuring a selection of Cornell and New York produced food & beverage 
   
12:10 PM Dessert and Keynote Address  
   
   
AFTERNOON: PLANT SCIENCES, ANIMAL HEATLTH AND INVESTMENT TRENDS
   
12:40 PM Focus Talk  
   
1:05 PM Focus Talk  
   
1:30 PM Networking Break 
   
1:50 PM Remarks from the College of Veterinary Medicine  
   
2:25 PM Animal Health Panel Discussion  
   
3:25 PM Networking Break 
   
3:45 PM Venture Capital Panel Discussion  
   
4:45 PM Startup Pitches & Emerging Technologies  
   
5:35 PMClosing Remarks  
   
5:40 PM Networking Reception 


To view information about CTL's last Partnership Forum, click here.