About the Summit

From Collaboration to Transformation in Animal Health, Nutrition & Welfare

Building on an explosive return to live events in 2022, the Animal AgTech Innovation Summit returns to San Francisco on March 13, 2023. Now in its 5th year, the summit has become a vital hub for the North American dairy, livestock and poultry value chain.

Join over 600 industry leaders from ground-breaking start-ups to global giants ready to discuss, accelerate and invest in improving animal health and nutrition.

Addressing crucial topics in climate change mitigation, disease prevention, animal welfare and supply chain security, the packed agenda features expert panel discussions, fireside chats and the acclaimed start-up showcase – your chance to hear from the most exciting technology entrepreneurs from around the globe.

A busy networking program includes breakfast briefings, small group breakouts, scheduled 1-1 meetings and the Animal AgTech cocktail hour.

Taking place alongside the World Agri-Tech and Future Food-Tech summits, Animal AgTech is part of an action-packed week when the international agri-food community meets in San Francisco to forge partnerships, accelerate innovation and build a healthier and more sustainable food system.

Who Will You Meet?

Network with 600+ influential animal agtech leaders: 

Key Themes

  • Maximizing Animal Welfare Without Sacrificing Productivity
  • Safeguarding the Climate and Environment in Animal Protein Production
  • Enabling Healthy and Productive Animals through Improved Nutrition
  • Integrating One Health into Animal Production Systems
  • Reducing Antimicrobial Usage through Innovation and Stewardship
  • Unlocking the Potential of Animals through Genetic Improvement
  • Enhancing Care and Productivity through Precision Livestock Solutions
  • Fostering Innovators and Entrepreneurs in Animal Agriculture
  • Securing Safe and Secure Food Supply through Innovation and Automation

Video Highlights

Relive a full day of insightful discussions and high-energy networking from the 2022 summit in 80 seconds.

Advisory Board

Global Agri-Food Events

The Animal AgTech Innovation Summit accelerates innovation in animal health and welfare, sustainability, and farm to fork solutions. It meets twice a year in San Francisco and Amsterdam.

The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit is an international networking and deal-making event for global agribusinesses, solution providers, entrepreneurs and investors. Held three times per year in London, São Paulo and San Francisco, the goal of the summit is to accelerate the commercialization of advanced agricultural technologies by generating global partnerships and collaborations.

The Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit focuses on the role of controlled environment agriculture (CEA) in serving local, regional and national food systems. Held in New York, the summit shares global best practice and looks at advances in AI, automation, lighting, environmental control and plant science that are set to transform these systems.

The Asia-Pacific Agri-Food Innovation Summit in Singapore addresses the most important challenges and opportunities in the Asia-Pacific agri-food system, from supporting the region’s smallholder farmers and building safer supply chains, to new frontiers in alternative proteins, indoor farming, health and nutrition.

Rethinking Materials in London uncovers the latest circular and bio-based innovations and investment opportunities in plastics and packaging.


About Rethink Events

Rethink summits are created by experts in the agri-food, water and waste tech industries to address the issues most crucial to investors and developers in these sectors. Through our global network of industry advisors, we produce highly-focused, topical summits which gather all the right people together in one room to share ideas, find solutions and identify new business opportunities.

We are committed to providing the world-leading platforms for knowledge-sharing, debate and networking for business leaders, featuring the leading experts and gamechangers from across the global ecosystem. Our goal is to promote diversity and inclusion, with particular effort to phase out all-male speaker panels to ensure balanced representation and promotion of women in technology and business.

For more information about Rethink, visit www.rethinkevents.com