AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit

8-10 August 2017, Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino — Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.

The AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit offers attendees unsurpassed market data intelligence that helps drive their businesses forward. Our speakers and presenters deliver the critical information on growing and emerging markets around the world and the products that will drive the industry forward.

In addition to providing an opportunity to meet with manufacturers and suppliers of crop protection products, the AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit offers attendees opportunities to gain insight into those factors that could impact the industry for years to come.

Monday, 7 August

1600-2000 Exhibitor Registration/Booth Setup

1600-2000 Attendee Registration Opens


Tuesday, 8 August

700 Registration Opens

800 Breakfast

900 Meeting Rooms & Exhibit Hall Opens

900 Introduction:

905 KEYNOTE TALK: Dr. Bob Fairclough

“Global Crop Protection Supply, Demand, and Use Trends”
Join Kleffmann Group’s Dr. Bob Fairclough as he reviews global trends in the manufacture, use and growth of crop protection products and seed. His comprehensive analysis includes regional growth trends and factors, performance of product classes, analysis of patented versus post-patent products and more.

1015 Coffee & Tea Break

1200 Lunch on your own

1500 Coffee & Tea Break

1510-1550 Mergers & Acquisitions: What Does it Mean for You
Divestitures following a year of super mergers are around the corner. Know what to expect next. AgriBusiness Global’s panel of experts discuss the implications of the mega mergers and what products might become available to appease regulators evaluating these deals.

1600-1640 Coming Off-Patent
We will explore the products that will be available to manufacturers in the next few years and what that means for the market.

1700 Exhibit Closes

1700 Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, 9 August

730 Registration Opens

800 Breakfast

900 Meeting Rooms & Exhibit Hall Opens

900-915 Global Distribution Around the World
in 15 Minutes

Agribusiness Global editors will update the state of distribution in key markets around the globe. What are the factors that contribute to successful (or challenging) distribution in a given market.

1030 Coffee & Tea Break

1200 Lunch on your own

1500 Coffee & Tea Break

1510-1550 Biocontrols and IPM Integration
The key to biological controls is using them in conjunction with traditional chemical crop protection products. Industry experts will explain what this trend means as more growers integrate biological products into their crop protection programs.

1600-1640 Digital Farming
The multinationals are expanding their reach. Monsanto acquired Climate Corp. Bayer picked up a company that now operates as Bayer Digital Farming. Other deals are in the works. Even smaller companies are exploring the segment. We’ll explore what this means for the industry and how it could influence the way growers purchase crop protection products.

1700 Exhibit Hall Closes


Thursday, 10 August

800 Registration Opens

800 Breakfast

900 Meeting Rooms & Exhibit Hall Opens

1030 Coffee & Tea Break

1200 Trade Summit Ends