Featuring Mark Hatch on Makerspace

Gain real ideas about the future of our industry. In this complementary program, hear Mark Hatch discuss the exciting Walsh development that is taking place in Fort Worth, Texas. This 7,200-acre master-planned community of more than 15,000 homes and 50,000 residents will be the first in the country to debut a dedicated makerspace. Hear how this forward thinking community has planned for the future by viewing technology as a “fourth utility.”

The day will continue with Ron Osborne from Farmers Edge. He will discuss advances in agronomic data analysis and crop metrics, how they improve production and reduce waste, along with the direction this trend will take in the next few years. These topics along with a market update from Steve Volkmann, will be a part of the complementary program.

Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Location: Kubota Tractor Corporation

Speakers

Mark Hatch
CEO
Maker Partners

Ron Osborne
Head of Business Development
Farmers Edge

   Guy Skillet
   Innovation Officer   Rhumbix

About "Thinking Forward"

AEM’s new “Thinking Forward” series is designed to help members prepare for and manage critical challenges like big data, advanced manufacturing and a changing workforce. View all events