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California & Chile Webinar: Opportunities for Precision Agriculture in Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation

Monday, October 30th, 2017 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT

Agenda & Speakers


  • Dr. Amrith Gunasekara, Science Advisor to the Secretary, CDFA

Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Pablo Zamora, Associate Director, UC Davis Chile
  • Marcela Rondon, Agricultural Attaché, USDA FAS

Panel 1: Innovation in precision agriculture

  • Dr. Tom Shapland, Co-founder and CEO, Tule Technologies
  • Andreas Neuman, President, UAV IQ

Panel 2: Seeing it in action: Operations that have successfully adopted precision ag tech

  • Allison Jordan, Vice President of Environmental Affairs, Wine Institute
  • James duBois, Water Resources Manager-Southern Region, Driscoll’s Strawberry Associates
  • Dr. Alvaro Gonzalez, R&D Assistant Manager of the Center for Research & Innovation, Concha Y Toro

Panel 3: Looking ahead: Promising research into the world of precision agriculture

  • Dr. Chandra Krintz, Professor, UC Santa Barbara
  • Dr. Carlos Flores, Program Coordinator Agronomy and Environment , UC Davis Chile

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