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· Stage
Global AgConnect Kickoff
Trevor Mecham
2020-11-17T09:00:00Z 2020-11-17T09:07:00Z America/Chicago Global+AgConnect+Kickoff https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote: Pete Ricketts - 40th Governor of Nebraska
The state of Nebraska is rich in agriculture and growth of international trade with Nebraska ag businesses is an important factor in our success.
Pete Ricketts
2020-11-17T09:07:00Z 2020-11-17T09:14:00Z America/Chicago Keynote%3A+Pete+Ricketts+-+40th+Governor+of+Nebraska https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Introduction of Nebraska Equipment Manufacturing Companies
Known for their global approach to partnerships and innovation, discover how Nebraska-based equipment manufacturers help feed the world.
Trevor Mecham
2020-11-17T09:14:00Z 2020-11-17T09:17:00Z America/Chicago Introduction+of+Nebraska+Equipment+Manufacturing+Companies https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Manufacturing: Valley Irrigation
Helping growers in more than 90 countries conserve water while increasing quality yields, Valley continues to push the boundaries in innovation.
Josh Dixon
2020-11-17T09:17:00Z 2020-11-17T09:19:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Manufacturing%3A+Valley+Irrigation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Manufacturing: CLAAS of America
Brighter solutions are driven from the CLAAS assembly plant in Omaha, NE. They lead the way through innovation while supporting workforce development.
Leif Magnusson G. Eric Raby
2020-11-17T09:19:00Z 2020-11-17T09:27:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Manufacturing%3A+CLAAS+of+America https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Agribusiness Opportunities: Australia Trade Commission
International trade promotion and investment attraction agency discusses opportunities in Australia for Nebraska agribusiness and livestock producers.
Chris Knepler
2020-11-17T09:30:00Z 2020-11-17T09:50:00Z America/Chicago Agribusiness+Opportunities%3A+Australia+Trade+Commission https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Manufacturing: Orthman
Orthman Manufacturing of Lexington, NE utilizes 50+ years of experience to build and export world-renowned precision tillage and cultivation machines.
Tim  East
2020-11-17T09:50:00Z 2020-11-17T10:00:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Manufacturing%3A+Orthman https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Manufacturing: Chief Agri
Family-owned Nebraska company Chief Agri shares its product line and international presence.
Travys  Woodside
2020-11-17T10:00:00Z 2020-11-17T10:10:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Manufacturing%3A+Chief+Agri https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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AgTech Opportunities: Israel Start Up Nation Central
Startup Nation Central presents Israel's agricultural technology ecosystem and solutions that the country brings to modern agricultural challenges.
Sam Rausnitz
2020-11-17T10:10:00Z 2020-11-17T10:30:00Z America/Chicago AgTech+Opportunities%3A+Israel+Start+Up+Nation+Central https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Remarks
Trevor Mecham
2020-11-17T10:30:00Z 2020-11-17T10:33:00Z America/Chicago Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Network Across the Globe
The connections are here for you to make! Just like speed dating, you'll have the opportunity to meet, greet and connect with other attendees for 3-minutes.
2020-11-17T10:35:00Z 2020-11-17T11:30:00Z America/Chicago Network+Across+the+Globe https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Kazakhstan In-Focus
Josh Dixon
2020-11-18T09:00:00Z 2020-11-18T09:03:00Z America/Chicago Kazakhstan+In-Focus https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote: Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the US - Erzhan Kazykhanov
Erzhan Kazykhanov
2020-11-18T09:03:00Z 2020-11-18T09:10:00Z America/Chicago Keynote%3A+Ambassador+of+the+Republic+of+Kazakhstan+to+the+US+-+Erzhan+Kazykhanov https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
A Look Into the Kazakhstan Partnership Discussion
Hear how Valmont built relationships within Kazakhstan agribusiness to realize investment potential with the support and involvement of numerous partners.
Daniel Kunin Shane Miller Galymzhan Matayev Christopher Neale Dean Matlack Trevor Mecham Josh Dixon William Price
2020-11-18T09:15:00Z 2020-11-18T10:30:00Z America/Chicago A+Look+Into+the+Kazakhstan+Partnership+Discussion https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Introduction of Nebraska Companies in Livestock Management
The state is ideal and carries considerable expertise in livestock management, actively engaging international partners to share in this knowledge.
Trevor Mecham
2020-11-18T10:30:00Z 2020-11-18T10:35:00Z America/Chicago Introduction+of+Nebraska+Companies+in+Livestock+Management https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Nebraska Livestock: Nebraska Beef Council
Nebraska beef is enjoyed and respected around the world - find out the land, the legacy, and people that make Nebraska beef top tier.
Ann Marie Bosshamer
2020-11-18T10:35:00Z 2020-11-18T10:45:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Livestock%3A+Nebraska+Beef+Council https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Livestock: Neogen Geneseek
Lincoln, Nebraska-based Neogen discusses its global leadership in cattle genomics.
Tom Schultz
2020-11-18T10:45:00Z 2020-11-18T10:55:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Livestock%3A+Neogen+Geneseek https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Nebraska Livestock: Tyson
Tyson, one of the largest food producers in the world, discusses its global mission and how Nebraska supports it.
Rob Shuey
2020-11-18T10:55:00Z 2020-11-18T11:05:00Z America/Chicago Nebraska+Livestock%3A+Tyson https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote: Dr. Ronnie Green, Chancellor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
A top 25 global university for precision agriculture research with dozens of global partnerships, hear how UNL is advancing agriculture.
Dr. Ronnie Green
2020-11-18T11:05:00Z 2020-11-18T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Keynote%3A+Dr.+Ronnie+Green%2C+Chancellor%2C+University+of+Nebraska-Lincoln https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Remarks
Josh Dixon
2020-11-18T11:15:00Z 2020-11-18T11:30:00Z America/Chicago Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Network Across the Globe
The connections are here for you to make! Just like speed dating, you'll have the opportunity to meet, greet and connect with other attendees for 3-minutes.
2020-11-18T11:30:00Z 2020-11-18T12:30:00Z America/Chicago Network+Across+the+Globe https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-agconnect Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Daniel Kunin

Kusto Group, Managing Director

G. Eric Raby

CLAAS of America, President & General Manager - Sales

Erzhan Kazykhanov

Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the United States

Leif Magnusson

CLAAS of America, President of Global Sales Americas, Inc.

Shane Miller

Tyson, SVP & GM Beef Enterprise

Travys Woodside

Chief Agri, Sales & Marketing Manager

Galymzhan Matayev

Kazakh Invest, Representative for US & Canada

Ann Marie Bosshamer

Nebraska Beef Council, Executive Director

Rob Shuey

Tyson Fresh Meats, Sr. Vice President International

Tim East

Orthman Manufacturing, Business Development Director

Christopher Neale

Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, Director of Research

Sam Rausnitz

Israel Start-Up Nation Central, Sector Lead - AgriFood, Energy, Water

Dean Matlack

U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan, Commercial Counselor

Chris Knepler

Austrailian Trade & Investment Commission, Investment Commissoner

William Price

Global Beef Consultants LLC, Owner

Josh Dixon

Valley Irrigation, VP & GM, International Irrigation

Trevor Mecham

Valley Irrigation, VP Global Technology Strategy

Pete Ricketts

40th Governor of Nebraska

Tom Schultz

NEOGEN, Director of Sales & Marketing

Dr. Ronnie Green

University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Chancellor

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