Data Science in Agriculture Summit

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is convening a summit to identify the frontiers and future of data in agriculture and build on existing U.S. government wide-efforts and investments in Big Data. Save the date for an opportunity to help shape the agenda driving innovation in our agricultural enterprise. Join us via livestream as leaders in agriculture and data science fields converge to synthesize the future of data-driven agriculture.

This October 10, 2016 event will include an address from NIFA Director Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy, a set of visionary talks from leaders in the fields of data science and agriculture, and discussion. This event will be streamed live in tandem with the October 11-12, 2016 NSF Midwest Big Data Hub All Hands Meeting.

October 10, 2016

Livestream of public sessions 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT, (8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CDT):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsNcNPAPBxY

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To register, please use the registration form.

Access the program including agenda and biographies here.

Event Details

Start Date: 
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 9:00am
End Date: 
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 1:00pm
Event Type: 
Event