April 2-3 2014
Meet WALL-YE the vineyard tending Robot from FRANCE
The Future of Farming 2 Day All Access Pass: $100
(Includes lunches and evening reception)
Innovations like Robots, Automation, UAVs, and Remote Sensor datadriven agronomy are changing the landscape of agriculture around the world. Come see what the future has in store for farming here in the US. Gathering some of the best minds in precision agriculture, the Oregon Precision Farming Expo will offer attendees the opportunity to take an active part in how we go about shaping Americaâ€™s next generation of agriculture. Highlights include: expert presentations, product demos, a farm-tech trade show and engaging round table sessions as well as on-site catered lunches plus a special reception under the wings of the world famous Spruce Goose. Hosted at the world famous Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum, OPFE14 will showcase the latest advances in precision Ag technology alongside the aviation wonders of the last century. The two day Oregon Precision Farming Expo is a unique, one-of-a-kind event that is sure to sell out, so purchase your tickets today.
Click Here to Purchase Tickets Sponsorships still available! Contact: Jeff Lorton firstname.lastname@example.org 503.550.4272 Thank You Sponsors!
April 2-3 2014
Speakers and Presenters Keynote Speaker Young Kim, GM - BOSH Precision Agriculture Drawing on over two decades as a tech-entrepreneur, Young Kim has been leading the way for UAV based Precision Agriculture in the US for several years. Often referred to as a “thought leader”, Mr. Kim is a popular and in-demand international speaker on the subject. A former board member of the AUVSI, he currently is the chair of that organization’s Precision Agriculture working group. Mr. Kim is also a former US Air Force AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) Instructor and has a BS in Applied Physics and an MBA. This event marks the third speaking engagement in Oregon for Mr. Kim in less than a year. Expert Presenters Stewart Moorehead, GM - John Deere Field Robotics “Robotics and Automation in Agriculture” Russ Linhart, GreenSeeker Specialist - Trimble Navigation “Precision Ag Solutions for Modern Viticulture” Bruce Rasa, President Tekwear - “What If? Google Glass on the Farm of the Future” Christophe Millot, Founder - Wall-Ye France “Presenting The World’s First Vineyard Pruning Robot” Dr. Qin Zhang, Senior Scientist WSU - “Opportunity of Robotics in Specialty Crop Production” Mel Torrie, President - ASI “Changing Gears: How Robotics is Revolutionizing the Way We Grow” Tim Lachenmeier, President NSC and Director of the Tillamook UAS Test Range David Morton, FAA UAV Office - “UAV Integration into American Agricultural Airspace” Precision Ag Forums Panelists Ryan Jenson, CEO HoneyComb Inc. Stephen Burtt, CEO Aerial Technology International Eric Wavra, Sitech Oregon Tom Wells, Papé Oregon John Hubbard, BDO MeasureTek Susan Lambert, President DN2K Bret Chilcott, President AgEagle Dr. Lav Khot, WSU Jonathan Evans, Rising Tide Innovations
April 2-3 2014
The Oregon Precision Farming Expo is a new agricultural technology event designed to showcase the latest innovations in Agri-Tech by bringing the people who are developing them together with regional farmers, policy makers, researchers and Ag industry leaders. Highlights will include: expert presentations, product demos, engaging round table sessions, and a farm tech trade show, as well as on-site catered lunches and a special evening reception under the wings of the world famous Spruce Goose. The two-day Expo pass costs $100 per person and includes all presentations, workshops, lunches and reception. Planned attendance +300. Regional and national media coverage is expected. Gold Sponsorship: $3,000.00 (5) SOLD: 4, Available 1
Silver Sponsorship: $2,000.00 (5) SOLD: 3, Available 2
Expo Continental Breakfast Sponsorship: $2,000.00 (2)
Contact: Jeff Lorton email@example.com 503.550.4272 @GrowYamhill
Exhibitor Opportunities Imagine your advanced product on display with some of mankind’s greatest technical achievements.
The two day Oregon Precision Farming Expo will be like no other agriculture conference before. One part educational smart farming forum and one part futuristic trade show, this expo will definitely change the way you think about the future of Agronomy. Gathering many of precision agriculture’s leading developers, robotics, remote sensing and unmanned systems, OPFE14 will bring the future of farming into the room and put it in your hands. Hosted at the world famous Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum, OPFE14 offers an unprecedented opportunity for precision Ag leaders to share their products and services alongside the aeronautical wonders of the last 100 years. Expo Exhibitors will also enjoy private lunches with all attendees and are invited to attend the evening reception on April 2nd under the wings of Howard Hughes’ famous SPRUCE GOOSE seaplane.
10x10 Exhibitor Booth w/ 8’ table & 2 chairs............................$500 20x20 Exhibitor Booth w/ 2- 8’ tables & 4 chairs.....................$1500 Space is limited and the show is expected to sell out. Contact Jeff Lorton at Yamhill County Economic Development to inquire about becoming an exhibitor. Payments can be made either by check or credit card. Make checks payable to: The Duke Joseph Agency PO Box 981 Carlton, OR 97111. Contact: Jeff Lorton firstname.lastname@example.org 503.550.4272 @GrowYamhill
Expo Program: Day 01 0730-0830 Continental Breakfast/Registration (Evergreen Theater Building) 0830-0845 OPFE14 Welcome: Mr. Erick Folkstead, President of the AUVSI Cascade Chapter 0845-0930 Keynote Presentation: Mr. Young Kim, GM of BOSH Precision Agriculture “Perspective of Agriculture after Walking Through the Analog to Digital Door” 0930-1030 Theater Presentation: Mr. Stewart Moorehead, GM of John Deere Field Robotics “Robotics and Automation in Agriculture” 1000-1700
OPFE Trade show opens in Space Museum
1100-1145 Theater Presentation: David Morton, Manager, AFS-87 UAS Strategic Flight Operations 1200-1400 Lunch in the Space Museum 1200-1300 (Group A) 1300-1400 (Group B) (Sponsored by Ag West Supply & Infaco-USA) 1415-1500 Theater Presentation: Mr. Christophe Millot, Wall-YE France “Presenting Wall-Ye: the Worlds First Vineyard Mapping and Pruning Robot” 1515-1600 Theater Forum: Advances in Remote Sensing and Farm Data Management Eric Wavra, Sitech Oregon Tom Wells, Papé Oregon John Hubbard, BDO MeasureTek Susan Lambert, President DN2K 1600-1700 Trade show Networking Session in the Space Museum 1900-2200 “Spruce Goose” Reception hosted by Sitech Oregon (Aviation Museum) Presenting: Aerial Technology International UAV Technical Flight Demonstration
Expo Program: Day 02
0800-0830 Continental Breakfast & Registration (Evergreen Theater Building) 0830-0845 Announcements: Mr. Eric Folkstead, 0845-0930 Theater Presentation: Mel Torrie, Autonomous Solutions Inc.
“Changing Gears: How Robotics is Revolutionizing the Way We Grow”
0900-1700 OPFE Trade show open to general public (Evergreen Space Museum) 0930-1030 Theater Presentation: Yamaha Motor Corp. RMAX Unmanned Ag Helicopter Presentation 1030-1100 1100-1145 1100-1145
Coffee break Breakout (A) Speaker Mr. Russ Linhart, Trimble “Precision Ag Solutions for Modern Viticulture“ Breakout (B) Speaker Dr. Qin Zhang, WSU “Opportunity of Robotics in Specialty Crop Production”
1200-1330 Lunch in the Space Museum 1200-1300 (Group A) 1300-1400 (Group B) (Sponsored by Ag West Supply & Infaco-USA ) 1345-1430 Theater Presentation: Mr. Bruce Rasa, Tekwear “What If? Google Glass on the Farm of the Future” 1445-1530 Breakout (A) Speaker Mr. Tim Lachenmeier, Near Space Corporation “Tillamook UAS Test Range” 1445-1530 Breakout (B) Speaker Dr. Lav Khot, WSU “Applied Sensor Technologies in Precision Agriculture” 1545-1630 Theater Forum: Unmanned Aerial Systems for Agriculture Ryan Jenson, CEO HoneyComb Inc. Stephen Burtt, CEO Aerial Technology International Bret Chilcott, President AgEagle Inc. Jonathan Evans, CEO Rising Tide Innovations 1630-1700 Theater: OPFE14 Closing Remarks and Sponsor Appreciation
Welcome to McMinnville! Below are some accommodation options for you while you attend the OPFE14 Expo. Whether you prefer a traditional hotel, more quaint surroundings, or the charm of a B&B, there is plenty to choose from. When you call them to book your room, be sure to identify yourself as an Expo attendee to get the discount stated below. Comfort Inn & Suites 2520 SE Stratus Ave, McMinnville (503) 472-1700 1.5 mi from Evergreen Campus 15% off your stay. Red Lion Inns & Suites 2535 NE Cumulus Ave, McMinnville (530) 472-1500 1.5 mi from Evergreen Campus 15% off your stay. Motel 6 2065 SW Hwy 99 W, McMinnville (503) 472-9493 3.5 mi from Evergreen Campus 15% off your stay. McMinnville Hotel Oregon 310 NE Evans St, McMinnville (503) 472-8427 3 mi from Evergreen Campus 10 - 25% off, depending on your length of stay.
Yamhill Countyâ€™s charming town of McMinnville
3rd Street Flats 2 locations on NE 3rd St, McMinnville (503) 857-6248 3 mi from Evergreen Campus 15% off your stay (book online, and they will resend confirmation with adjusted price). Tuscan Estate B&B 809 NE Evans St, McMinnville 503-434-9016 3.5 mi from Evergreen Campus 20% off your stay. The Joseph Mattey House B&B 10221 NE Mattey Lane, McMinnville (877) 434-5058 7 mi from Evergreen Campus 10% off your stay.