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NC State University’s Emerging Research Showcase

November 11, 2021 | 2:30 pm EST

You are invited to attend NC State University’s Emerging Research Showcase on Thursday November 11, 2021, starting at 2:30 pm EST. Registration for this hybrid event (in-person or Zoomis free.
Sensors, data collection, data analytics, and converting those data to actionable recommendations on-farm are critical to our faculty and students, and to our external partners. On November 11 we’ll focus on our precision agriculture initiatives and how they create synergies to further enhance our research. Natalie Hummel, Global Head of New Ag Technologies at UPL, LTD, will guide a panel discussion on the value of external stakeholder engagement while we build the Future-ready Farm. Faculty briefs follow the panel discussion.
Faculty presentations: 
• Title TBD; Chris Reberg-Horton, Professor, Organic Cropping Systems, Platform Director for Resilient Agricultural Systems

• Computerized vision for detecting field-evolved lepidopteran resistance to BtAnders Huseth, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology 
• Next Generation Swine Production for Resiliency and SustainabilityLingjuan Li, Professor in Air Quality & Biosystems Engineering, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
• Precision Livestock Farming Techniques for SwineSuzanne M. Leonard, PhD, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist Department of Animal Science
• Future Climate Impacts on Nutrient Cycling in NC Swine Operations: A Data-analytics approachMahmoud Sharara, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Biological & Agricultural Engineering

• Kater Hake, VP Agriculture & Environmental Research at Cotton Incorporated
• Cranos Williams, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Director, EnBiSys Research Laboratory, North Carolina State University
• Ranveer Chandra, Managing Director, Research for Industry, Networking Research, CTO, Agri-Food, Microsoft
• Brent Frederick, Pork Innovation Lead at Cargill
Event Timeline
2:30 pm Welcome and introductions
3:00 pm Panel begins
4:00 pm Faculty briefs
5:00 pm Formal program ends and optional networking (in person only)
Please follow the links to register for in-person or virtual attendance.
(The in person attendance option, including masking requirements, will be contingent on NC State University COVID protocols at the time.)
The ERS series gives you the opportunity to hear new research partnership opportunities. Productive outcomes from the events include but are not limited to: philanthropic support, sponsored research, defining commercialization potential, or joining a research team as an external partner.


November 11, 2021
2:30 pm EST
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