Milltrust International is proud to support The World Agri-Tech Investment Summit, inLondon on October 1st -2nd.

Agri-Tech represents one of today’s most exciting investment opportunities and this summit will identify how to access this market- with a specific focus on agricultural biotechnology and software-driven precision farming.

The summit will bring together global leaders in resource-efficient agriculture, the world?s most innovative technology developers and the growing number of investors looking for opportunities in this market.

Highlights of this year’s Agenda include the thought-leaders Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation who will discuss the growing importance of technology in meeting global food demand and Lord Rupert de Mauley along wirg members of the Leadership Council who will present what the new UK Agri-Tech Strategy means for investors.?Global agribusinesses Monsanto, Syngenta, Bayer Cropsciences, John Deere and Dupont will share their insight into the most exciting areas for agri-innovation and leading VC and corporate investors will assess Agri-Tech as an opportunity and share their projections for the “next big thing” in Agri-Tech investment.

There will also be six of the world’s most innovative start-ups in precision farming, agricultural biotech and water conservation showcase their solutions.

A world-class speaking faculty of international experts will include:

  • Rupert de Mauley, Parliamentary Under Secretary, DEFRA, UK
  • Vipula Shukla, Senior Program Officer, Discovery Research, BILL & MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION, USA
  • Hon. Adam Malima, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
  • David Russell, Director of Technology Prospecting, MONSANTO, USA
  • Thomas Engel, Manager, ISG Europe, JOHN DEERE, GERMANY
  • Gilles Mettetal, Director of Agribusiness, EUROPEAN BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT, UK
  • Adam Anders, Managing Director, RABO VENTURES, USA

Book by August 31st to secure a 20% discount on your registration fee or call Sophie Brady on +44 (0)1273 669914.