Agricultural Biotechnology Summit 2012

Leadership in Agricultural Biotechnology: Shaping Future Strategies

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center, North Carolina Agricultural Biotechnology Advisory Council and the Kenan Institute present the Ag Biotech Summit 2012, to be held at the McKimmon Center at North Carolina State University in Raleigh. 

As North Carolina continues to build upon its two largest industries, agriculture and biotechnology, a greater understanding of current ag biotech innovations and challenges will drive future research and commercialization in North Carolina. The Ag Biotech Summit will convene national and statewide leaders who are making a solid commitment to ensure shared thinking, coordinated activities and goals to continue growing North Carolina’s agricultural industry through biotechnology.

Key Topics

  • Hunger, Health and Energy Challenges
  • Global Megatrends
  • Ag Biotech: More than Genetic Engineering
  • Disruptive Technologies

This Summit will be of interest to:

  • Agribusiness
  • Farmers/Growers
  • Investors                                                
  • Researchers                                       
  • Economic Developers
  • Legislators
  • Educators
  • Other Stakeholders

Register Now for the Ag Biotech Summit and Closing Network Reception. Spaces are limited and Early Bird registration will end October 3.  If you have any registration questions please contact the Office of Professional Development at NCSU via email or phone at 919-515-2261.

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