AGRIVEST TOUR AND CONFERENCE IN ISRAEL ANNOUNCED
Oct. 11, 2013
Source: Trendlines news release
Registration is open for Agrivest, the December 2 - 5, 2013 tour and conference in Israel organized by The Trendlines Group, and focused on agritechnology.
Interested participants may learn more and register at www.agrivestisrael.com
Agritech is the next breakout investment opportunity in Israel, say leading industry analysts. Investors and agritech professionals from around the world will gather on December 3 at the Agrivest Conference to share ideas and predictions, as well as to learn about cutting edge Israeli agricultural innovations and meet the entrepreneurs behind them.
The conference will bring together local and international agritech investors, multinational corporate executives, Israeli government officials, scientists, business leaders and young start-up to explore the opportunities, challenges and solutions facing the agritech/agriculture investment community at this critical time. The most exciting Israeli agritech companies will make presentations.
Conference sponsors include some of the biggest names in the international and Israeli agritech and investment industries including Makhteshim-Agan, Shibolet, Wanaka Capital, Yissum, Lely and Ernst & Young.
Remarks by Israel's Minister of Agriculture Yair Shamir
Profiling Tomorrow's Ag Solutions:
* Philippe Herve -- R&D Alliance Management Team, Bayer
* Peleg Chevion -- Head of Business Development, Water - Syngenta
Exploring the Key Fundamentals Driving Growth in Agriculture Investment
*Mr. Mitchel Presser - a partner in "Paine & Partners", a private equity fund focusing on agribusiness, USA
*Ron Meeusem - Managing Director, Cultivian Sandbox Ventures, USA
*Rob Leclerc, Ph.D. - CEO & Founder at AgFunder, crowd funding for agtech, USA
Support from event partners-including Israel's Ministry of Economics, Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Israel Export and Cooperation Institute, Israel Advanced Technology Industries and the BIRD Foundation -- reflects key government interest in Israeli agritech development.
For further information contact: Laura Kam firstname.lastname@example.org or +972-54-806-8613
About The Trendlines Group
Trendlines (www.trendlines.com) creates and develops companies to improve the human condition. Partnering with passionate Israeli innovators, Trendlines invents, incubates, and invests in innovation-based, early-stage medical and agricultural technologies. Trendlines provides entrepreneurs with an environment that nurtures curiosity and leadership and presents investors with significant opportunities.