20th Annual Invest Caribbean: AGRIBUSINESS FORUM

 The Invest Caribbean Agri-Business Forum is promoting trade and investment opportunities.   

CREATING SMART FUTURES

About The Event

Growth and Opportunity

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The Invest Caribbean Agri-business Forum (ICAF) 2018 is promoting trade and investment opportunities under the US-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act (HR – 4939). business conference agribusiness conference

Development

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The Forum brings together thought leaders in Government, private sector, development organizations, academia, as well as, finance and investment, to discuss strategies for advancing Caribbean economic development through agribusiness. 

Innovation

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Enabling a SMART Agribusiness Sector

THE FUTURE OF FARMING

Topics and Speakers

DAY 1 - THURSDAY

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BREAKFAST

** By Invitation Only**

7:30 am

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

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BREAKFAST

** By Invitation Only**

Join us for breakfast to get things started right. 


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7:30 am

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

ROUNDTABLE I

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

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ROUNDTABLE I

Trade and Investment Challenges and Opportunities in the Agribusiness Value Chain.

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

ROUNDTABLE II

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

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ROUNDTABLE II

Enabling Infrastructure Challenges and Opportunities.

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

LUNCH SESSION

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

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LUNCH SESSION

Trade and Investment Challenges & Opportunities in the Caribbean Industrial Hemp and Medical Marijuana Industries

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Capitol Hill, Rayburn HOB Room 2255

ROUNDTABLE III

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Exec. Director for Caribbean Lounge 11th Floor

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ROUNDTABLE III

Research & Development Innovations:
Enabling SMART Agribusiness Futures in the Caribbean.


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END OF DAY 1  - WRAP UP

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Exec. Director for Caribbean Lounge 11th Floor

DAY 2 - FRIDAY

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Registration and Breakfast

8:30 AM

JW Marriot Hotel

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Registration and Breakfast

Join us for breakfast to get things started right. 


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8:30 AM

JW Marriot Hotel

ROUNDTABLE IV

FARM THE FUTURE:

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

JW Mariott Hotel

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ROUNDTABLE IV

FARM THE FUTURE:

Emerging Opportunities and Challenges in the Agri-Economy and Agri-Business Value Chain

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

JW Mariott Hotel

ROUNDTABLE V

REVITALIZING AND INVIGORATING VALUE CHAINS:

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

JW Mariott Hotel

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ROUNDTABLE V

REVITALIZING AND INVIGORATING VALUE CHAINS:

From Niche Markets to Nutraceuticals.

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

JW Mariott Hotel

LUNCH SESSION

STORIES FROM THE FIELD: CASE STUDIES

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

JW Mariott Hotel

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LUNCH SESSION

STORIES FROM THE FIELD: CASE STUDIES

Companies will present experiences with successful projects.

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

JW Mariott Hotel

ROUNDTABLE VI

FINANCING THE DEAL IN THE CARIBBEAN

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

JW Mariott Hotel

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ROUNDTABLE VI

FINANCING THE DEAL IN THE CARIBBEAN

Up to date information on funding opportunities for investment and trade in Caribbean agribusiness.



END OF DAY 2 - WRAP UP & CLOSING REMARKS

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

JW Mariott Hotel