GROW 2018

Granular’s Annual Customer CEO Summit

July 24-26, 2018


Please join us for GROW 2018, Granular’s 3rd annual Customer CEO Event. Granular customers are among the most progressive and business-minded farms in the world. This one-of-a-kind event brings together the best of the best for sharing and learning from one another, industry experts, and the Granular team. The Hotel Zephyr is located in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf, offering easy access to the best sightseeing and attractions in San Francisco.

Register by May 31st and join us for an evening outing to San Francisco Giants Game at AT&T Park.

GROW 2017 Recap



Tuesday, July 24th

5:30 - 9:00pm

Welcome Reception at Hotel Zephyr

Wednesday, July 25th

6:00 - 7:30am

Breakfast at Hotel Zephyr

7:30 - 8:15am

Transport to the Cal Academy of Sciences

8:30 - 9:15am

What’s Ahead? Sid Gorham, CEO & Tamar Rosati, SVP, Granular – The future of digital agriculture and what is ahead that matters most to your business.

9:15 to 10:00am

Eye’s in the Sky with Chris Seifert, VP Granular – The latest and greatest in satellite field imagery technology.

10:00: -10:30am


10:30 - 11:15am

Blockchain and the Benefit to Agriculture with Mark Pryor, CEO, The Seam – How blockchain technology is providing “trusted” data for food safety and global trade.

11:15 - 12:00pm

Traceability, Transparency, Sustainability Panel, moderated by Andrew Meyers, VP Granular – Consumer demands and fatigue and how both will impact Granular customers.

12:00 - 1:15pm

Lunch + Networking + Museum Exploration

1:15 - 2:00pm

Monitors, Machine Data and Artificial Intelligence with Alex Purdy, Head of John Deere Labs – What is equipment’s role in the future of “digital ag.”

2:00- 3:00pm

The Art of the Possible – A deeper look at blockchain, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and satellite imagery in an interactive expo.

3:00 - 3:15pm


3:15 - 4:15pm

Farmer to Farmer, Business to Business – Roundtable discussions with the most progressive leaders in North America.

4:15 - 5:30pm

Land, Land and MORE Land Panel, moderated by Bruce Sherrick, Professor Univ. of Illinois – Granular customers and experts share their strategies to expand their land base.

5.30 - 6:00pm

Happy Hour in Forum Theater and on the Living Roof

6:30 - 10:00 pm

Dinner and Reception in the Steinhart Aquarium

Thursday, July 26th

6.00 - 7.30am

Breakfast at Hotel Zephyr

7:30 - 8:15am

Transport to the Cal Academy of Sciences

8:30 - 10:00am

Leveraging Granular with Trusted Partners Panel, moderated by Adam Litle, SVP Granular

10:00 - 10:15am


10:15 - 11:15am

Drivers of Ag Innovation and Disruption Jack Bobo, VP Intrexon – Hear how technology along with consumer demands are reshaping and disrupting the global food system.

11:15 - 11:45am


11:45 - 12:30pm


12:30 - 1:00pm

Transport to Granular Headquarters

1:00 - 4:00pm

Granular Open House and Development Team Meetings – don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity, see behind the scenes, try-out new features, test drive new user designs, brainstorm on what’s next that will impact your farm and add more to your bottom line.

4:00 - 6:30pm

Happy Hour

6:30 - 9:30pm

Evening Outing to San Francisco Giants Game at AT&T Park – space is limited for this fun and exciting event, RSVP by May 31st!

GROW 2018 will take place at The California Academy of Sciences, a renowned scientific and educational institution dedicated to exploring, explaining, and sustaining life on Earth. Based in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, it is home to a world-class aquarium, planetarium, and natural history museum — all under one living roof.

We have secured a discounted rate at Hotel Zephyr exclusively for GROW 2018.

Book a Room

This guaranteed rate is only available until May 31st, 2018, so please don’t leave your hotel reservations until the last minute. Room rate is $249 a night for King room, $289 for Balcony room.

Registration is Now Open!

We’ll see you in San Francisco!


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