About the Summit

Accelerating the Super Evolution of Agriculture through Innovation and Collaboration

The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit is a world leading event series focused on the most disruptive technologies transforming the global food system. Now in its 6th year, this flagship event hosted in San Francisco gathers 1500 + of the brightest minds in agriculture. Agribusinesses, food brands, producers, investors and entrepreneurs from over 50 countries meet to foster learning, explore collaboration and investment strategy needed to bring transformative solutions to the food system, and fast-track innovation to the field.

Hear from over 100 visionaries, founders and business leaders covering: the digitization and automation taking place within agriculture, the next generation of bio-based inputs, genetics and business models that are creating new supply chains, and the opportunity to build more profitable, biodiverse and healthy food systems for future generations.

2020 Summit Key Themes

  • Smart Agricultural Platforms: Creating Integrated Solutions and an Omnichannel Environment for Today’s Growers
  • Investment & Finance: Big Banks, Exit Strategies & IPOs in Food & Agriculture
  • Soil Health, Smart Nutrition, Regenerative Ag: Targeted Solutions to Balance Productivity with Ecosystem Health
  • Chemical Alternatives: Developing Greener, Cleaner and More Effective Crop Protection Products
  • Crops, Precision Breeding & Biology by Design: Creating A More Biodiverse and Nutrient-Dense Food System
  • Corporate Partnerships: Creative Collaborations Advancing Innovation and Profits
  • Supply Chain Insights: Technologies Driving Food Quality Up the Food Chain
  • Automation, Robotics & Deep-Tech: Building Viable Businesses to Solve Food Production Challenges
  • Synthetic Biology: Mapping the Impact of 21st Century Agriculture

Summit Highlights

See a Snapshot of the 2019 Summit: 

The World’s Largest Gathering of Agri-Tech Leaders: 

Who Will You Meet?

Over 1,300 agribusinesses, entrepreneurs, innovators and investors took part in 2019: 

WAIS USA 2019 confirmed companies

About Rethink Events

Rethink summits are created by experts in the water, waste and agri-food tech industries to address the issues most crucial to investors and developers in these sectors. Through our global network of industry advisors, we produce highly-focused, topical summits which gather all the right people together in one room to share ideas, find solutions and identify new business opportunities.

We are committed to providing the world-leading platforms for knowledge-sharing, debate and networking for business leaders, featuring the leading experts and gamechangers from across the global ecosystem. Our goal is to promote diversity and inclusion, with particular effort to phase out all-male speaker panels to ensure balanced representation and promotion of women in technology and business.

For more information about Rethink, visit www.rethinkevents.com