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AgriTalks Brazil/USA – Green technologies in agribusiness for a sustainable future - a webinar

AgriTalks Brazil/USA – Green technologies in agribusiness for a sustainable future - a webinar


12/1/21 11:00 am to 12/1/21 12:30 pm EST


Location: Virtual webinar

Event Description

“AgriTalks Brazil/USA” will consist of two panel discussions. The first will cover green agriculture policies and investments in Brazil and U.S. The second will discuss Agritech: startups and the innovation bridge. This complimentary 90-minute program is part of a webinar series created by Apex-Brasil. It includes the participation of high-level Brazilian and U.S. spokespersons, including ministers, CEOs and others. Register for the free webinar here.

Agri-Pulse Senior Trade Editor Bill Tomson will serve as moderator for the event. It is is organized by Agri-Pulse Communications, Inc. and Apex-Brasil. The event is also supported by Brazil-U.S. Business Council, Embassy of Brazil Washington D.C., EMBRAPA (Brazilian Agricultural Corporation) and the Brazilian Government: Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA), Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications (MCTI) and Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MRE).

Speakers include:

  • Ambassador Nestor Forster Jr., Embassy of Brazil in Washington D.C.
  • Minister of Agriculture Tereza Cristina Corrêa da Costa Dias
  • Eduardo Brito Bastos, Head of Sustainability Latam, Bayer Crop Science
  • Cléber Soares, Deputy Secretary for Innovation, Rural Development and Irrigation, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply of Brazil
  • Jeremy Adamson, Policy Advisor, USDA FAS
  • Larissa Wachholz, Executive Director, FLORA Capital
  • Rodrigo Mendes, Innovation Executive Director, ANPROTEC
  • Dr. Guy de Capdeville, Vice-President, EMBRAPA
  • Diego Di Martino, Latam Sustainability Manager, ADM
  • Danny O’Brien, Managing Director of EMEA,SVG Thrive
  • Francisco Jardim, CEO, SP VENTURE  
  • Tiago Vicente, Head of Communication, Institutional and Government Relations, Apex-Brasil

Read speaker bios here.

Register for the webinar here.