Join an exclusive international gathering of industry-changing innovators, researchers, entrepreneurs, technology experts, investors and leading poultry producers at the 3rd Poultry Tech Summit on October 12-14, 2020. Attendees can expect the same groundbreaking innovation and insightful presentations that made the 2019 event well-attended, with deep dialogue on new prospective solutions and action-packed from industry professionals representing 23 countries.
Poultry Tech Summit focuses on the transition of innovative technologies from researchers and entrepreneurs into commercial applications for the benefit of the poultry industry. This event is the only one of its kind being offered to connect researchers and entrepreneurs with poultry sector technology experts, ﬁnanciers, venture capitalists and producers looking for new projects and investments to fund.
Poultry Tech Summit is now seeking applications for innovation and technology presentations, due May 15, 2020. Learn more about submitting an abstract. Virtual presentation option now being offered.
Poultry Tech Summit is a global collaboration networking event where biology, engineering and business converge. Make plans to attend and take a look at the future of the industry.
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Be part of the elite group of professionals attending Poultry Tech Summit. Companies that attended in 2019 include: AFGRI Animal Feeds, AGCO Corporation, ARO-Volcani Institute, Baram Group, Betagro, Biomin, Cargill, Chore-Time, Cladan S.A., Crider Foods, DuPont, Egg Farmers of Canada, Egg Innovations, Empresas Ariztia, Emsland Frischgefluegel, Exceldor, Fall Line Capital, Fieldale Farms, Foodmate, Foster Farms, Harim Bio Research Center, Harrison Poultry, Jeil Feed Co., M-Tech, Mountaire Farms, Munters Corp, National Poultry Technology Center, Novozymes, OK Foods, Perdue Farms, Pilgrim’s Pride, Saha Farms, Sanovo, Scio+, SKOV, Sunjin Korea, TBG AG, Tecumseh Poultry, Tyson, Wayne Farms, the Wenger Group, Wincorp International and many others!
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Showcasing the next frontier for industry, technology and venture capital, this unique executive level event presented new research of technologies with potential to be commercialized within a 5-year period. Ranging from artificial intelligence, robotics, blockchain, sensors, virtual reality, vaccines and more to improve outcomes for poultry companies in all aspects of production from farm through the processing plant.
Registration for this unique event covers a day and a half of educational presentations, 2 evening cocktail receptions, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch and multiple networking breaks. Registration will open in May 2020.
Who should attend:
- Poultry company C-level executives
- Corporate leaders in QA/QC, R&D
- Live production and processing technology personnel
- Veterinarians, nutritionists
- Suppliers interested in funding or acquiring new tech
- Financiers, bankers and venture capitalists
Poultry Tech Summit 2020 will feature the following proposed presentation themes or topics for suggested speakers, panel sessions and/or break-out groups:
- Food safety
- Robotics and automation
- Life sciences
- Big data and artificial intelligence
Poultry Tech Summit 2019 Schedule of Events
Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Wednesday, November 20
Thursday, November 21
7 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Greg Watt, WATT Global Media
Finding, funding, and developing disruptive technologies
Panelist: Cynthia Sides, Ph.D., director for the Office of Industry Engagement, University of Arkansas
Panelist: Brad Schweizer, investor relations manager, Georgia Tech Advanced Technology Development Center
Panelist: Thad Simons, co-founder and managing director, The Yield Lab
Panelist: Gordon Butland, director, G&S Agriconsultant
Moderator: Aidan Connolly, president, AgriTech Capital; CEO, Cainthus
11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Poultry Tech Talk
More profit, less waste: Discover the 3 pillars of poultry industry digitalization
Neamat ElTazi, Ph.D., co-founder and chief operating officer, AbuErdan; and Islam Khalil, co-founder and chief executive officer, AbuErdan
Value of digitalized planning and prediction in live production
Steven Zhang, founder and CEO, Shanghai AgNet Information Technology
From animal genomes to phenomes: What’s next for genomics
Julie Long, Ph.D., poultry research physiologist, Animal Biosciences and Biotechnology Laboratory, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, USDA
Friday, November 22
7 a.m. – 12 pm
Poultry Tech Summit 2020 call for innovations and technology: Oral presentations
Deadline to submit: May 15
The 2020 Poultry Tech Summit advisory board is seeking completed applications and abstracts for both Innovation and Technology presentations, due May 15, 2020. Virtual presentation option now being offered.
Because of the ongoing disruption to international travel being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Poultry Tech Summit will now accept innovation and technology presentation submissions from speakers who are not certain that they will be able to attend in person. The organizers of the Poultry Tech Summit encourage these individuals to apply to be considered as a “virtual” presenter.
The Poultry Tech Summit is scheduled for October 12-14, 2020, at the Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
The Poultry Tech Summit is once again seeking abstracts and applications from innovators describing their innovations which could significantly impact the poultry supply chain. Innovators must be seeking investment to develop their product for market or be looking to license their intellectual property to be considered in this category.
Innovators will be allotted 10 minutes for their presentations. It is recommended that no more than 15 slides be included in your presentation. Presenters must be willing to answer questions from the audience and from a panel of experts after their presentations.
What you need to apply
• You should submit innovations that are ready to be developed commercially into solutions for
significant poultry industry problems
• Submission of innovations applicable to any point in the poultry live production, processing or
distribution supply chain are encouraged
• All submissions must be in English
• Abstracts should be no more than 325 words long
• All portions of the questionnaire must be completed
Individuals or corporations wishing to make a presentation about a significant advance in technology that may impact the poultry supply chain in the future may make submissions to be presenters at the Poultry Tech Summit. These presentations must not be tied to any product and should address a significant move forward in application of technology or recent research on a significant industry problem which may have a technological solution.
Presenters will be allotted 20 minutes for their presentations. It is recommended that no more than 20 slides be included in your presentation. Presenters must be willing to answer questions from the audience after their presentations.
What you need to apply:
- Presentations must not be tied to any product and should address a significant move forward in application of technology or recent research on a significant industry problem which may have a technological solution
- All submissions must be in English
- Abstracts should be no more than 325 words long
- All portions of the questionnaire must be completed
All applications will be reviewed by the Poultry Tech Summit review committee. Approved innovators and technology presenters will be required to register for the Poultry Tech Summit at the reduced rate of US$395 prior to the end of early bird registration and US$495 after that date.
If you have any questions, please contact Terrence O’Keefe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Poultry Tech Summit 2020 sponsorship opportunities
Sponsorship opportunities at the Poultry Tech Summit take you beyond advertising and go further towards enhancing your company’s brand. Be among the first to sign up for sponsorship to maximize your exposure across multiple opportunities before, during and even after the event.
All Poultry Tech Summit 2020 sponsorship opportunities are on a first-come, first-served basis, so act now. The earlier you become a sponsor, the more value your company will receive from being featured in event promotions. Contact your WATT Agribusiness Sales Manager today for pricing and details.
View the 2019 Sponsorship Prospectus! The 2020 Sponsorship Prospectus will be available soon.
Top 3 reasons to be a part of the Poultry Tech Summit:
- Reach entrepreneurs, investors and innovators together at one time only
- Build new relationships and share ideas with poultry executive and those with industry interests
- Gain insights into new technologies on the horizon creating change and greater efficiencies in poultry production