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Nov 16

Global AgTech solving local challenges panel at the AP AgTech Summit 2017

Global AgTech solving local challenges panel at the AP AgTech Summit 2017

Event Overview

AP AgTech Summit 2017: Progressive Farmer, Smart Farming, an initiative of the Government of Andhra Pradesh, being held in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Dalberg Advisors, and Confederation of Indian Industry. The Summit will be a global event that will be held in the FinTech Capital and Smart City, Visakhapatnam, on November 15-17, 2017 and will be led by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu. The co-chair and trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, will also be present.

Panellists

  • Dr. Ben Addom: Programme Coordinator, ICT, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation
  • Dr. Dileepkumar Guntuku: Global Programme Leader, Iowa State University
  • Dr. Nick Austin: Global Director, Agriculture, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Mr. Rajendranath Goswami: Global AgTech Business Unit Lead, Bosch
  • Mr. Ram Kaundinya: Board Member, Advanta Limited
  • Dr. Ranveer Chandra: Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research
  • Shri B Rajsekhar (Chair): Principal Secretary to Govt, Department of Agriculture, Marketing, and Cooperation, Andhra Pradesh

Speakers

Benjamin Addom

Team Leader, ICT for Agriculture, CTA

Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
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Speakers

Speakers

Benjamin Addom

Team Leader, ICT for Agriculture, CTA