The World Food Prize Foundation

2017 Side Events

Iowa AgriTech Accelerator's Demonstration Day

10/17/2017 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
World Food Prize Hall of Laureates | 100 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
Megan Vollstedt,
(712) 579-6004

Description:
The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator invites the public to attend its Demonstration Day — a showcase of the program’s Class of 2017 startups and successes from the 100-day incubator. Here, the Class of 2017 startups will present their product(s) to the public and Accelerator Executive Director Megan Vollstedt will discuss highlights from the program.

The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator, based in Des Moines, Iowa, is a mentor-led accelerator focused on AgTech innovations. Led by innovators and leaders in agriculture, The Accelerator’s startups spent the last 100 days presenting their solutions to refine product-market fit, perform customer discovery within the industry and build strategic partnerships.

Speakers:

  • Megan Vollstedt, Executive Director, Iowa AgriTech Accelerator
  • Arsalan Lodhi, Founder and CEO, WISRAN, Sunnyvale, CA
  • Zack James, Founder and CEO, Rabbit Tractors, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Ted Hinton, Founder and CEO, Hintech, Hiawatha, KS
  • Amos Peterson, Founder and CEO, FarrPro, Iowa City, IA

Event is open to the public. No RSVP necessary.

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