AG Innovation Showcase – The Best Yet
SenesTech co-founder Dr. Loretta Mayer was one of a select few presenters at this year’s AG Innovation Showcase.
The Showcase; Breeding Innovations, Harvesting Global Commercial Breakthroughs. The Ag Showcase was held in St Louis MO on September 9-11th 2013. By all accounts the Showcase was a huge success as was Dr. Mayer and SenesTech.
There was a domestic and international presence giving SenesTech more exposure to major players in the field of innovation and agriculture.
The Showcase was hosted by the Bio-Research and Development Growth (BRDG) Park, Danforth Center and the Larta Institute and featured presentations by “outside-the-box” entrepreneurs with revolutionary technology solutions to the industry’s immediate challenges.
The 2013 Ag Innovation Showcase provided an international gathering of over 350 Ag industry leaders, emerging innovators and investors in ag-bio, renewable energy, sustainable materials, food production, animal health and farming technologies with 19 companies presenting.
“The three-day event allowed participants to:
- Establish new collaborative business ventures and partnership opportunities by connecting with top Ag investors and corporate executives.
- Unearth emerging Ag companies pushing the boundaries of innovation in search of solutions to the most pressing issues of our industry.
- Delve into influential discussions around new industry ideas and trends through insightful panels, distinguished keynote speakers, and engaging presentations.”
The event has a track record of success in its 5-year history. This year’s success included $96 million post showcase financings thereby living up to its reputation. It also featured 19 promising ventures offering solutions to issues of safety, security availability and sustainability in food and energy.