Next Steps in eBusiness for Agriculture

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Data, Events

AgGatewayAgGateway has released details of extensive educational programming that will be offered at its 2014 Annual Conference, “Cultivating eBusiness for Global Success”, November 10-13 in Phoenix, Ariz.

“This year we’ve put an even greater focus on making sure the agricultural industry is aware of the many resources available – and the path forward – to getting your company better connected electronically with your trading partners,” said Karen Thomas, Southern States Cooperative, who serves as the 2014 Annual Conference Committee Chair. “We’ll have sessions to help companies get connected more rapidly, how to access the many resources available, and ways to navigate such timely issues as Big Data and data privacy.”

A partial list of the conference offerings includes:
– eBusiness and the Value Chain
– Auto Identification Data Capture (AIDC)
– The Why and How of Trading Partner Connectivity and Electronic Data Exchange
– Emerging Technologies Forum
– AgGateway Global Network, Continuing the Vision
– Paperless Fertilizer Tonnage Reporting
– Enabling Decisions Using Precision Ag Tools
– Interoperability, Sustainability & Big Data’s Impact on Agriculture

AgGateway’s Annual Conference is expected to draw hundreds of business and IT professionals from across the ag industry to discuss ongoing activities and the latest resources in implementing eBusiness between agricultural trading partners. Attendance at the conference has doubled in the past four years.