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2018 Speakers & Attending Investors

Jacqueline Heard

Venture Partner

Daniel Belliveau


Brad Fabbri

Chief Science Officer

Alison Rabschnuk

Director of Corporate Engagement

Jason Drew


2017 Speakers & Attending Investors

Steve Rhodes

Chairman & CEO

Arama Kukutai

Co-Founder & Partner

Tom Droog


Kirk Haney

Founder & CEO

Matt Bell


Zachary Ellis Jr.

Open Innovation & Alliance Management

Neil Cameron

Investment Director

Bill Aimutis

Director, Global Innovation

Mark Carlson

Managing Director

Jacob Grose

Investment Manager

Caitlin Palmer

Sales & Marketing Manager

John Chrosniak

Vice President

Jason Ingle

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Kevin Kimle


Mark Kahn

Founding Partner

Andrée-Lise Methot

Founder & Managing Partner

Chris Paterson

Digital Farming Lead

Krystine McInnes

Founder & CEO

Armand Lavoie

Managing Partner

Thad Simons

Managing Partner

Brian Mixer

Investment Director

Lorelei Graham


Michael McGee

Managing Director

Victor Scutaru

Director, Fund Investments

Laura Lee

Research Associate

Joseph Regan

VP Investments

Mike Manion

Executive in Residence

Russel Girard

Senior Manager, Screening & Evaluations

David Woolford


Nicole Rycroft

Executive Director