About Event

Why the Digital Advancing Vertical Farming Summit?

Technological innovation for indoor farming has seen a surge in both the number of vertical farms operating across the globe and the scale at which these farms are operating. As the industry looks to strive forward, however, several unique and complex challenges must be overcome.

Uniting commercial growing leaders, leading plant science and engineering academics, investors, buyers and technological solution providers the Digital Advancing Vertical Farming Summit is the industry’s definitive meeting enabling you to optimize your farms' productivity, efficiency and sustainability to drive profitability.

Key topics of discussion include:


Gain better understanding of plant and light interactions to formulate optimal light recipes to maximize growth and high quality food production


Explore how your vertical farm can grow alternative crops and approach alternative markets in order to diversify your farms economic model


Harness the power of big data, robotics and sensing to learn how to tackle the logistical and economic challenges associated with running a truly smart vertical farm


Optimize your energy output and refine your resource utilization to understand what it takes to run a truly green vertical farm


Learn how to get investors and buyers excited. Review how best to demonstrate economic feasibility of your vertical farming model and market your products to buyers

What to Expect From a Digital Event

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5+ Hours of Content

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2 Hours of Live Q&A

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2+ Hours of Networking

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Content Available Post-Event

Our new, virtual platform will allow you to access high-quality content and networking opportunities live and direct from your home:

  • Tune into live presentations from our expert speakers.
  • Engage with your peers in a facilitated speed networking session
  • Establish connections with speakers and attendees through private and public chatrooms, including video calling for 121 private conversations
  • Save each session to your personal calendar to ensure you don’t miss a particular presentation
  • Set up a personalized profile and engage with speakers and attendees with similar interests or particular areas of expertise

We will be using Hopin, an online events platform, to deliver this event digitally. Click below to take a closer look at the platform and see what you can expect on the day: