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Detailed Event Information For AG CONNECT Expo & Summit 2013 Detailed Event Information For AG CONNECT Expo & Summit 2013
AG CONNECT Expo & Summit 2013 -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq.
Location/Date: Kansas City, MO, United States 01/29/2013 - 01/31/2013
Event Summary:
AG CONNECT Expo & Summit 2013 will be held January 29-31, 2013, in Kansas City, Missouri. IBP Delegates will have a special exclusive access to Preview Day on January 29, 2013, in which international attendees will be able to interact with dealers and industry executives before the show officially opens to general admission, on January 30, 2013. Preview Day was a huge success at AG CONNECT 2011 in Atlanta, and will prove again to be a valuable and important opportunity for international attendees to gain exclusive access to key exhibitors and industry executives, before the event officially opens to the public. AG CONNECT Expo & Summit 2013 is a world-class international forum for agricultural industry professionals, showcasing the newest equipment, products and technologies on the trade show floor. The event will showcase and feature the most advanced agriculture and farm equipment and integrated technologies such as precision farming; advances in seed, fertilizer and crop protection; and services such as insurance, financing and software. Education is a key focus at AG CONNECT and the 2013 event will offer 14 expert-led educational sessions on the latest trends and best practices in the agriculture sector. Sessions will focus on some of agriculture's most important business management issues such as high-tech farming, safe equipment operation, alternative fuels, alternative energy sources, general management issues for efficiency and issues pertinent to family-run businesses. AG CONNECT is a must attend event for agricultural producers and industry professionals from around the world. At AG CONNECT you will be able to connect and network with top producers, manufacturers, and industry experts from over 60 countries. More than 10,000 industry professionals from around the world and over 350 exhibitors are expected to attend the event. The audience profile includes persons involved in all segments of the agriculture business, including producers, agribusiness professionals, dealers, distributors, manufacturers, and government officials.

Contacts:
Mark Wells, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: (202) 482-0904
Mark.Wells@trade.gov
Barkha Limbu, Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Phone: (414) 298-4169
blimbu@aem.org