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Global AgInvesting 2020 Online

25-27 August 2020

+ 2 Full Months of Online Networking

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About the Event

Global AgInvesting (GAI) is the world's preeminent gathering of agriculture investment stakeholders. Global AgInvesting 2020 will be the 12th annual flagship conference providing attendees with a comprehensive overview of the ag investment landscape and a clear idea of where the real money is moving in the space. Take advantage of three days of critical content and two full months of unrivaled virtual networking opportunities to build on existing relationships and meet potential new partners.

If you are interested in speaking and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jared Rose, Joel Hauer, or Kate Westfall.

Coronavirus Update: The health, success, and well-being of the Global AgInvesting community is our top consideration. Accordingly, the GAI Team has postponed the conference until the final week of August and all content will be held online. Click here for more.

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For more information including early rates available, please see the Venue & Fees page.

Conference Registration Registration includes all sessions, meals and networking activities
at the Grand Hyatt New York.
Rate: $3,695 Register
Special Reception at Yankee Stadium  Reception & Game Pass $195 Each  
Optional Items for Increased Visibility  Quarter-Page Print Ad
$495 Each
   Directory Listing $895 Each  
   Mobile App Banner Ad $695 Each  

Discounted passes are available for strategic / agribusiness players and producers, and early-stage agtech companies.  Complimentary passes may be available for certain types of institutional end investors.  Click here to apply.

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In 2019, attendees met and mingled with leaders from:

AgIS Capital • AGR Partners • Albourne Partners • Allstate Investments, LLC • AMERRA Capital Management • Aqua Capital • Arlon Group • British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI) • Callan • Ceres Partners LLC • China Investment Corporation • Colorado PERA • Cottonwood Ag • Equilibrium • Farmland Reserve, Inc • Gladstone Land Corporation • Hancock Natural Resource Group • Harvard Management Company • International Farming Corporation • Laguna Bay • Liberty Mutual Investments • Macquarie Infrastructure & Real Assets • MassPRIM • MEAG MUNICH ERGO AssetManagement GmbH • Mubadala Investment Company • New Harvest Investment Management • Nippon Life Global Investors • Paine Schwartz Partners • Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System (SERS) • Peoples Company • PGIM Agricultural Investments • Proterra Investment Partners • PSP Investments • Saudi Aramco • State Board of Administration of Florida • State General Reserve Fund • State of New Jersey, Division of Investment • Temasek International • The Townsend Group • UC Regents • University of Pennsylvania Office of Investments • US Agriculture • Utah Retirement Systems • UTIMCO • Vermont State Treasurer's Office • Versus Capital • Walton Enterprises • Westchester Group, and many more.

View a comprehensive list of 2019 attending organizations here.

Register Now

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The Global AgInvesting 2020 Online Agenda will be announced soon. In the meantime, you are welcome to view the Global AgInvesting New York 2019 Agenda to get an idea of the types of topics and speakers that you can expect to see on next year's agenda.

If you are interested in speaking and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jared Rose or Kate Westfall.

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Preliminary Agenda - Subject to Change

If you are interested in speaking and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jared Rose or Kate Westfall.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020
7:45 am - 8:00 amWelcome to GAI
8:00 am - 10:00 amOne-On-One Networking Time
10:00 am - 10:30 amDiscussion: Update on the GAI Rankings & Trends Report 2019
10:45 am - 11:15 amPresentation: Key Tenets of Farmland Values: Their Evolution and the Role of Institutional Capital
11:15 am - 11:45 amDiscussion: Investing in the 2020 U.S. Farm Economy
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmNetworking Roundtable: Coping with COVID-19 - Doing Business in a Global Pandemic
12:30 pm - 2:30 pmOne-On-One Networking Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmNetworking Roundtable: Finding Opportunities in Food Waste
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmDiscussion: Climate Change and its Effect on Agriculture Investing
4:00 pm - 4:45 pmPanel: Assessing Agriculture as an Impact Investment
5:00 pm - 5:30 pmPresentation: Making the Investment Case for Regenerative Agriculture
5:45 pm - 6:15 pmPresentation: The Case for Investing in Australian Agriculture - Unique Benefits and Challenges, Lessons Learned and Future Outlook
6:15 pm - 7:00 pmVirtual Happy Hour (BYOB)
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
8:00 am - 10:00 amOne-On-One Networking Time
10:00 am - 10:45 amPanel: Establishing Universally Followed Standards for Measuring Sustainability in Agriculture
11:00 am - 11:30 amPresentation: The Investment Case for a Farmland Plus Strategy
11:45 am - 12:15 pmPresentation: Hitting the Curve with Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA)
12:30 pm - 1:00 pmNetworking Roundtable: Consumer Trends
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmOne-On-One Networking Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmExecutive Interview: Perspectives from an Ag Private Equity Pioneer
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmPresentation: Agribusiness Private Equity - Bird Watching: Finding the Dead Canaries and Black Swans in 2020
4:00 pm - 4:45 pmPanel: Ag Private Equity
4:45 pm - 5:45 pmVirtual Happy Hour (BYOB)
Thursday, August 27, 2020
8:00 am - 10:00 amOne-On-One Networking Time
10:00 am - 10:45 amPanel: Exploring the Role of Agricultural Finance
11:00 am - 11:45 amPresentation: Agricultural Trade Policy Agenda of the Trump Administration
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmDiscussion: Institutional Perspectives on Farmland Investing
12:45 pm - 1:15 pmNetworking Roundtable: Animal & Plant Proteins
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmOne-On-One Networking Time
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmPresentation: Enhancing Investment Performance Through Effective Water Strategies
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmPresentation: Opportunities in Irrigation
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmDiscussion: Future Outlook for Investments in AgTech
4:30 pm - 5:00 pmNetworking Roundtable: What Will the Future Hold?
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmVirtual Happy Hour (BYOB)
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If you are interested in joining these industry leaders as a GAI Sponsor, please contact Kate WestfallJared Rose, or Joel Hauer.

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