| | 15 Lecciones



  •     |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
    Introduction
  • 00:49    |    
    Why is this a great time for entrepreneurship in agriculture?
  • 08:10    |    
    How is new data availability bringing entrepreneurs into agriculture?
  • 13:59    |    
    What are difficulties small entrepreneurs face in the agriculture market?
  • 23:04    |    
    What financing issues do agricultural entrepreneurs face?
  • 26:34    |    
    New and exciting challenges
  • 27:55    |    
    Questions from the audience
    • What is the best incentive to keep farmers in the market?
    • Are you developing sharing systems for new technologies developed?
    • What do you think of added value services to produce commodities in relation to their consumption?
    • Why is there an increase in revenue for farmers lacking? Why is the market still finding few seekers?
    • How to focus on agriculture in an economy focused on tech?
    • What is the disruptive innovation that will happen in agriculture?
    • What do you think about the environmental consequences of using pesticides?
  • 47:05    |    
    Final credits


MIT GSW 2015: Feeding the Next Billion

New Media  | 27 de marzo de 2015  | Vistas: 8

Comercio Emprendimiento Finanzas Startups

As population grows, the human race is facing upcoming challenges in the way we produce our food. Scarcity will require new innovative production techniques in agriculture, data management, and land use. This is a great space for entrepreneurship. In this panel, Alain Berger, Colin Fain, Jason Hess and Fernando Fahsen examine the present and future of this ever-growing sector of the market.

How should we feed the next billion? Part of the solution involves harnessing talented minds to the spectrum of agricultural entrepreneurship. Informing businessmen of the complexity that exists behind end products is key to fostering innovative solutions in this market. Including and educating the producers is essential to maintaining the industry. The challenge of financing inspires multiple possible strategies. New technologies are quickly making their way into the market. In this fascinating conversation, businessmen consider the infinite possibilities surrounding agricultural entrepreneurship.





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