AgTech Innovation Summit 2017 - Lunch Keynote with Stephen Long

Stephen Long, University of Illinois, Professor, Department of Crop Sciences and Plant Biology

Professor Long focuses on engineering improved photosynthetic efficiency for increased crop yield potential. He is PI and Director of the Bill & Melinda Gates Realizing Increased Photosynthetic Efficiency Project and also heads three ARPA-E Projects. Professor Long is a member of the Royal Society in London and was listed as one of the "Most Influential Scientific Minds of 2016".