SXSW 2024

Cultivating Net Zero by 2040: AgTech Solutions


The evidence of climate change hits us everyday with hotter temps, wildfire smoke and more damaging storms. We need solutions large and small to achieve “net zero” global greenhouse-gas emissions. It’s a massive goal but a group of agriculture and tech innovators are bullish that this vision can be realized as early as 2040. Hear how data is being harnessed and connected to create a credible, efficient, and transparent marketplace that incentivizes corporations, capital, and human behavior to move in the same direction toward science-based targets that sustain our planet’s health.

Related Media

Other Resources / Information


  1. What are some of the ways agriculture is helping in the efforts to mitigate climate change currently?
  2. What are some of the activities that could accelerate the positive impacts agriculture offers? What are the detractors?
  3. What are the new technologies, practices, etc in development that can make a difference by 2040 or 2050?



Janice Person, Communications Consultant, Grounded Communications LLC

Meta Information:

  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Climate Change
  • Track 2
  • Level: Beginner

Add Comments

comments powered by Disqus

SXSW reserves the right to restrict access to or availability of comments related to PanelPicker proposals that it considers objectionable.