SpaceCom

Tuesday, December 5 - Thursday, December 7, 2017

AgriBiz1.jpgAgribusiness has been reliant on satellite imaging and GPS data for decades, but the revolution taking place in space capabilities and data analytics is posing new opportunities for innovative agribusiness to gain competitive advantage. Water usage and control, crop infestation and predication, yield data and detailed weather forecasting are some of the metrics that are improving in their efficacy.

SpaceCom brings together space and agribusiness executives to tackle common problems and define workable solutions for mutual gain. It offers a distinct forum for exploring how innovation, big data and partnerships can increase automation and technology for improved efficiency.

Applications in Action

  • Smart Farming: Climate Corporation aims to build a digitized world where every farmer is able to optimize and flawlessly execute every decision on the farm. Their platform combines hyper-local weather monitoring, agronomic modeling, and high-resolution weather simulations to help farmers improve profitability by making better informed operating and financing decisions.
  • Water Conservation: Monsanto is leading the charge in developing techniques for farmers to use less water and still achieve the crop yields necessary. Further, Monsanto is trying to mitigate the viability in food security across nations and do these things with a view to minimizing the climate change footprint.

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Increase your Competitive Edge

If your company is looking to increase yield and lower operational costs, SpaceCom is for you! Enhance your capabilities and discover a new group of collaborators for building your business.

Discount for ARA Members

Get $75 off your registration with this VIP code ARA75OFF. It can be used by any and all for $75 off of a full conference registration.

Location

George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, TX

Tag

  • CAPA
  • Precision Ag
  • technology