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OpenAg Advisors and Sponsors

by Hilary Sargent

Dec. 9, 2016

OpenAg is privileged to have a variety of individuals and organizations who advise and support our efforts. A PDF version is available for download below. 


MEDIA LAB ADVISORS

Howard ShapiroResearch Affiliate, MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Chief Agronomist of Mars Candy Company

Kent LarsonResearch Affiliate, MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Principal Investigator, MIT Media Lab Changing Places

Joi ItoDirector of MIT Media Lab

Mitchell BakerResearch Affiliate, MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Executive Chairwoman of the Mozilla Foundation and of Mozilla Corporation

Nicholas NegroponteCo-Founder of MIT Media Lab

Terry GarciaResearch Affiliate, MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Chief Science Officer of National Geographic

Ann Marie GardnerResearch Affiliate; MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Founder, Modern Farmer

Toyoki Kozai, Research Affiliate, MIT Media Lab Open Agriculture Initiative; Emeritus/Visint Professor, Chiba University; President,  Japan Plant Factory Association 


EXTERNAL ADVISORS

Chris HigginsGeneral Manager, Hort Americas

Dickson DespommierEmeritus Professor of Microbiology and Public Health, Columbia University


MEDIA LAB SPONSORS

Ferrero

IDEO

Lee Kum Kee

Target

Unilever

Welspun


PHILANTHROPIC SPONSORS

General Mills

GETTY SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

Google

Marin Community Foundation

National Geographic

Pentair

Stella McCartney


MATERIAL AND TECHNOLOGY DONATION

Dosatron International

Heliospectrum

ILS Lighting

Indoor Harvest

JR Peters

Method 7

Mozilla Foundation

Seed Savers Exchange

Smithers Oasis


RESEARCH

Cinvestav Guadalajara

Culinary Institute of America

Michigan State University


ALUMNI RESEARCHERS

Tinashe Chagwedera

Valentina Chamorro

Nakeisha Gervais

Rei Goffer

Daniel Goodman

Zach Green

Lauren Hitchings

Sophia Jaffe

Danielle Kaidanow

Logan Martin

Nikhil Punwaney

Camille Richwoman

Tim Robertson

Jordan Rogoff

Rachel Seebach

Mario Siller

Carson Smuts

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