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Introducing the First Round of Explore 2021 Keynote Speakers

21 Jul 2021, 14:52 UTC
Introducing the First Round of Explore 2021 Keynote Speakers
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Explore 2021 is all about building connections across sectors and geographies to find solutions to pressing global challenges, and this year you will hear straight from the leaders and organizations reimagining how we drive economic growth, improve human livelihoods, and steward the environment.
Introducing the first three members of our keynote speaker lineup!

Dr. Catherine Nakalembe, Africa Program Director of NASA Harvest and 2020 Africa Food Prize Laureate, is using satellite imagery to improve the lives of smallholder farmers across Africa by facilitating data-driven agricultural decision-making.
Andreas Dahl-JØrgensen is the Managing Director of Norway’s International Climate and Forests Initiative (NICFI), overseeing ambitious projects that enable researchers and policy makers to access satellite data for tropical forest research and conservation programs. Join us for Andreas’ talk to discover how NICFI is bringing high-resolution data to the masses to uplevel tropical forest conservation projects.
Tune in to a fireside chat with Bayer SVP of Global Public Affairs Dr. Sara Boettiger for a deeper look into the digital transformation in agriculture, and the next-generation, sustainable practices that are benefiting growers, consumers, and the environment.
In the spirit of Global Connection, these speakers are coming together to kickoff the broader conversation ...

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