Plenary 3: Solutions for Powering Sustainable Agriculture
This session will center on the role of renewables within agri-food systems, their contribution to global emissions, and specific renewable solutions. Particular attention will be directed toward the challenges that impede the widespread adoption of renewables within these systems, as well as the potential opportunities for the expansion of these technologies. These issues will be explored in the context of various socio-economic factors, including economic and market obstacles, regulatory hurdles, and socio-cultural considerations.
Keynote: Kristina Skierka, CEO, Power for All
Kandeh Yumkella, Chairman of the Presidential Initiative on Climate Change, Renewable Energy and Food Security, Sierra Leone
Beverley Postma, Executive Director, Grow Asia
Cornelius Patt, CEO & Partner, Voltares
David Butler, Head of Sustainable Food System Ireland