Monday, August 28, 2023


Learn about the latest research in sustainable agricultural production, human dimensions of agriculture, and innovations in technology and information management from renowned faculty in the College of ACES. You’ll have the opportunity to engage with a variety of experts addressing the challenges of agriculture today and in the future.


Event Details

Monday, August 28, 2023
UPDATED- 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Crop Sciences Research and Education Center, 4202 S. 1st Street, Savoy, IL
Registration Fee- $75 per person

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  • 11-11:05 a.m.- Welcome (Dr. Adam Davis, Crop Sciences Department Head) 
  • 11:05-1 p.m.- Presentation sessions
  • 1-1:30 p.m. - Lunch

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    Presentation Sessions

    • Dr. Connor Sible, Crop Sciences-Agronomy for High Yields
    • Dr. Aaron Hager, Crop Sciences-Weed Management Updates
    • Dr. Paul Stoddard, Agricultural and Consumer Economics-Markets
    • Dr. Shadi Atallah, Agricultural and Consumer Economics-Economics of Robotics
    • Dr. Isabella Condotta, Animal Sciences-Precision Animal Management
    • Dr. Tony Studer, Crop Sciences-CROPS: Programming plants that help growers communication with their field
    • Dr. Girish Chowdhary, Agricultural and Biological Engineering-Autonomous Robotics Systems