20 Oct 2021

Events2021 P2IRC Symposium & Poster Competition

The 6th annual P²IRC symposium will once again be free to attend online, taking place from October 20-21, 2021.


Hosted by the Global Institute for Food Security (GIFS) at the University of Saskatchewan, the 2021 event is titled The Digital Horizon and features speakers and content focused on the future of digital agriculture and P2IRC.

Recorded presentations from a diverse program of speakers will be brought to life with live Q&A sessions with world-renowned experts in their field, including keynotes Dr. Amy Tabb, Dr. Claudia Wagner-RiddleDr. Cranos Williams, and Darren Howie from Trimble.

This year will also feature a pre-recorded panel presentation with Candace Laing, Michelle Nutting and Michael Nemeth from Nutrien on the carbon opportunity in ag, facilitated by GIFS CEO Steven Webb. Attendees will be able to watch the panel debut at 3 p.m. CST and the video will also be available on demand for a year following the event.

The symposium will also feature the 6th annual P²IRC Student Poster Competition, taking place on a new, hand-crafted online platform with interactive features built in. Attendees will have a chance to wander our virtual halls and discuss with researchers. Details about the poster competition can be found here.

We look forward to seeing you online on October 20-21, 2021!

P²IRC is funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund, managed by the Global Institute for Food Security, and located at the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Location:

    Online Symposium (Virtual)