September 19, 8:30am–6:30pmWhere
Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, OH 43210
Join Amazon Web Services for a day full of presentations from experts who will show you how the cloud, big data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are shaping the future of agriculture.
Enterprises, non-profits, and startups are around the globe are using the cloud to accelerate innovations in agriculture in order to increase crop yield, conserve natural resources, create a safer and more resilient food supply chain and fight hunger. Join Amazon Web Services for a day full of presentations from experts who will show you how the cloud, big data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are shaping the future of agriculture.
Students, professors, business managers, startups, researchers and investors interested in the future of agriculture are invited to attend this event focused on how innovations in agriculture are becoming more scalable, agile and efficient by leveraging Amazon Web Services’ on-demand IT infrastructure.
Registration is open but limited on a first come, first serve basis.
8:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. Check-In & Breakfast
9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Welcome – Ohio State and AWS. Speaker: Bruce McPheron, Executive Vice President and Provost, OSU
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Overview of Earth Observation Data in the Cloud and Internet-of-Things for Agriculture Studies. Speaker: Jed Sundwall, Lead for Open Data, AWS
10:45 a.m. -11 a.m. BREAK
11 a.m. – Noon Ensuring Sustainability & Resilience of Agriculture
Noon – 1 p.m. LUNCH
1 p.m. 2 p.m. Agriculture Data Analysis in the Cloud: Three Use Cases
2 p.m.- 2:15 p.m. BREAK
2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Big Data in the Cloud
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. BREAK
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Agriculture Analytics
4:30 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. The Future of Agriculture. Speaker: Mary Kay Thatcher, Senior Director of Congressional Relations, American Farm Bureau Federation
4:50 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. RECEPTION
Paid visitor parking is available at the building.