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avatar for Dr. Leo Abruzzese

Dr. Leo Abruzzese

Economist Intelligence Unit
Global Forecasting Director and Director of Public Policy
avatar for Mohammed Amin Adam

Mohammed Amin Adam

Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)
Executive Director
avatar for Dr. Per Pinstrup- Andersen

Dr. Per Pinstrup- Andersen

H.E. Babcock Professor of Food & Nutrition
2001 World Food Prize Laureate and Cornell University
avatar for Dr. Pamela Anderson

Dr. Pamela Anderson

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Director of Agricultural Development
avatar for Paul Bakus

Paul Bakus

Nestlé Corporate Affairs
avatar for Rev. David Beckmann

Rev. David Beckmann

Bread for The World
2010 World Food Prize Laureate and President
avatar for Dan Bena

Dan Bena

PepsiCo Global Operations
Sustainable Development & Operations Outreach
avatar for Jack Bobo

Jack Bobo

U.S. Department of State
Senior Advisor, Biotechnology, Chief, Biotechnology and Textile Trade...
avatar for Dr. Hans‐Joachim Braun

Dr. Hans‐Joachim Braun

Director, Global Wheat Program
avatar for Howard W. Buffett

Howard W. Buffett

Columbia University - School of International and Public Affairs
avatar for Dr. Mark Cackler

Dr. Mark Cackler

Global Practice Unit of the World Bank
Practice Manager
avatar for Dr. Kenneth Cassman

Dr. Kenneth Cassman

University of Nebraska, Global Yield Gap Atlas, Global Food Security
Robert B. Daugherty Professor of Agronomy, Co-PI, Editor-in-Chief
avatar for Margaret Catley-Carlson

Margaret Catley-Carlson

UN Secretary General Advisory Board on Water
avatar for Dr. Xinping Chen

Dr. Xinping Chen

Center of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, China Agriculture University
avatar for H. E. Florence Chenoweth

H. E. Florence Chenoweth

Minister of Agriculture
avatar for Dr. Ronnie Coffman

Dr. Ronnie Coffman

Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
International Professor of Plant Breeding, Director of International...
avatar for Sir Gordon Conway

Sir Gordon Conway

Imperial College London
Professor of International Development
avatar for Birtukan Dagnachew

Birtukan Dagnachew

Smallholder Farmer and Female Food Hero
avatar for Dr. Gebisa Ejeta 

Dr. Gebisa Ejeta 

Purdue University
2009 World Food Prize Laureate & Distinguised Professor of Agronomy
avatar for Dr. Shenggen Fan

Dr. Shenggen Fan

International Food Policy Research Institute
Director General
avatar for Dr. Marco Ferroni

Dr. Marco Ferroni

Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
Executive Director
avatar for Dr. Catherine Feuillet

Dr. Catherine Feuillet

Bayer CropScience
Sr. VP Trait Research
avatar for Dr. Robert Fraley 

Dr. Robert Fraley 

2013 World Food Prize Laureate & Executive Vice President and Chief...
avatar for Dr. Claudia Garcia

Dr. Claudia Garcia

Elanco Animal Health
Senior Director, Global Market Access
avatar for Dr. David Gebhardt

Dr. David Gebhardt

Director, Agronomic Data and Technology
avatar for Hon. Dan Glickman

Hon. Dan Glickman

Chicago Council on Global Affairs Initiative On Global Food Security
Former US Secretary of Agriculture & Co-chair
avatar for Dr. Bram Govaerts

Dr. Bram Govaerts

2014 Borlaug Field Award Winner, Associate Director of the Global...
avatar for Dr. John Hamre

Dr. John Hamre

Center for Strategic and International Studies
CEO and President
avatar for Dr. Monty Jones

Dr. Monty Jones

Special Advisor to the President, Republic of Sierra Leone
2004 World Food Prize Laureate
avatar for Dr. Gurdev Khush

Dr. Gurdev Khush

University of California Davis
1996 World Food Prize Laureate and Professor
avatar for H. E. Ernest Bai Koroma

H. E. Ernest Bai Koroma

Republic of Sierra Leone
avatar for Dr. Dilip Kulkarni

Dr. Dilip Kulkarni

Agri-Food Division, Jain Irrigation
avatar for Tom Leech

Tom Leech

Walmart U.S.
Senior Vice President of Global Food and Consumables Sourcing
avatar for H. E. Enrique Martinez y Martinez

H. E. Enrique Martinez y Martinez

Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and...
avatar for Strive Masiyiwa

Strive Masiyiwa

Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa
Chairman and Founder, Econet Wireless, Chairman of the Board
avatar for John May

John May

John Deere
President, Agricultural Solutions & Chief Information Officer
avatar for Tjada McKenna

Tjada McKenna

United States Agency for International Development
Deputy Coordinator for Development for Feed the Future
avatar for Esin Mete

Esin Mete

International Fertilizer Industry Association
avatar for Dr. Emma Naluyima Mugerwa

Dr. Emma Naluyima Mugerwa

Ugandan Veterinarian and Smallholder Farmer
avatar for H. E. Gerardine Mukeshimana

H. E. Gerardine Mukeshimana

Republic of Rwanda
Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources
avatar for Dr. David Muth

Dr. David Muth

AgSolver, Inc.
Senior Vice President
avatar for Dr. Goodarz Najafian

Dr. Goodarz Najafian

Seed and Plant Improvement Institute (SPII), Karaj, Iran
Director General and Wheat Breeder
avatar for Kari Niedfeldt-Thomas

Kari Niedfeldt-Thomas

The Mosaic Company Foundation
Executive Director
avatar for H. E. Kanayo F. Nwanze

H. E. Kanayo F. Nwanze

International Fund for Agricultural Development
avatar for Ndidi Nwuneli

Ndidi Nwuneli

AACE Food Processing & Distribution
avatar for Dr. Ruth Oniang’o

Dr. Ruth Oniang’o

Sasakawa Africa Association
avatar for Katherine Pickus

Katherine Pickus

Abbott Fund
Divisional Vice President, Global Citizenship and Policy, Abbott Vice...
avatar for Kerry J. Preete

Kerry J. Preete

Executive Vice President, Global Strategy
avatar for Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn

Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn

World Food Prize Foundation
avatar for Dr. Sanjaya Rajaram

Dr. Sanjaya Rajaram

2014 World Food Prize Laureate
avatar for Ambassador Charles Rivkin

Ambassador Charles Rivkin

U.S. Department of State
Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs
avatar for Dr. Mark W. Rosegrant

Dr. Mark W. Rosegrant

International Food Policy Research Institute
Director, Environment and Production Technology Division
avatar for Dr. Amit Roy

Dr. Amit Roy

International Fertilizer Development Center
President and CEO
avatar for Marc Sadler

Marc Sadler

The World Bank
Adviser on Risk and Markets, Agriculture Global Practice
avatar for Navyn Salem

Navyn Salem

Edesia Inc.
Founder and Executive Director
avatar for Dr. Pedro Sanchez

Dr. Pedro Sanchez

Director of Agriculture and Food Security Center, Earth Institute at Columbia University
2002 World Food Prize Laureate
avatar for Paul Schickler

Paul Schickler

DuPont Pioneer
avatar for H. E. Joseph Sam Sesay

H. E. Joseph Sam Sesay

Sierra Leone
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security
avatar for Dr. Indu Sharma

Dr. Indu Sharma

Directorate of Wheat Research
Project Director
avatar for Dr. Lindiwe Majele Sibanda

Dr. Lindiwe Majele Sibanda

Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN)
Chief Executive Officer and Head of Mission
avatar for Dr. Jimmy Smith

Dr. Jimmy Smith

International Livestock Research Institute
Director General
avatar for Dr. Mahmoud Solh

Dr. Mahmoud Solh

International Center for Agriculture Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA)
Director General
avatar for Amb. Daniel Speckhard

Amb. Daniel Speckhard

Lutheran World Relief
President and CEO
avatar for David Strelneck

David Strelneck

Environment, Nutrient Value Chain, Social Entrepreneurship
Senior Advisor
avatar for Dr. MS Swaminathan

Dr. MS Swaminathan

1987 World Food Prize Laureate
avatar for Dr. Surinder Vasal

Dr. Surinder Vasal

2000 World Food Prize Laureate
avatar for Hon. Tom  Vilsack

Hon. Tom Vilsack

United States Department of Agriculture
avatar for Jonathan Wadsworth

Jonathan Wadsworth

Executive Secretary, CGIAR Fund Council and Head of the CGIAR Fund...
avatar for Dr. Kurt Weinberger

Dr. Kurt Weinberger

International Association of Agricultural Production Insurers
avatar for Dr. Margaret Zeigler

Dr. Margaret Zeigler

Global Harvest Initiative
Executive Director