8:15 am Online Registration and Coffee Networking Session

Synopsis

Get the jump-ahead by kick starting your conference with a virtual networking experience. Grab your morning cup of coffee, sit back and join the conversation.

8:50 am Chairs Opening Remarks

Module 1: Plant Growth & Development
Better Understanding Plant Physiology & Your Growing Environment

9:00 am Vertical Farms and the Transformation of the Built Environment

9:30 am The Abiotic and Biotic Influences on Plant Quality

10:00 am Morning Refreshments & Virtual Speed Networking

11:00 am Vertical Farming for Production of Plant-Made Pharmaceuticals and Cultivation of Food Plants

11:30 am Microgreens: A Restaurant Fad or Nutritional Powerhouse?

12:00 pm Live Q&A

12:30 pm Lunch & Networking

1:30 pm New Opportunities in Plant Crop Production Enabled by Controlled Environment Agriculture

2:00 pm Engineering farms that are structurally resistant to pathogens and reduce risks from bacterial load and micro organisms

Growing at the Speed of Light: Developing the Right Light Recipe, Climate Control & Air Management

2:30 pm Scalable and Profitable Indoor Farming

  • Marc Krueger Gloabl Head of Innovation, Seven Steps to Heaven

3:00 pm How Smallhold is Reshaping the Mushroom Industry

3:30 pm Live Q&A

4:00 pm Afternoon Break

Optimizing Energy Output and Resource Utilization on Your Vertical Farm

4:30 pm Case Study: Vertical Harvest Jackson and our Greenhouse Vertical Farm

  • Nona CEO, Vertical Harvest Jackson

5:00 pm Why Greenhouses? Vertical Hydroclimaponic Systems & Harnessing the Power of the Sun at Eden Green Technology

5:30 pm What is Aquaponics and Why Should I Care?

6:00 pm Live Q&A

6:30 pm Chair’s Closing Remarks