The Grow-NY Food and Ag Summit

2021 Grow-NY Summit

November 16-17
Syracuse, New York

2020 Grow-NY Summit

Did you miss the summit? Or want to go back and watch a specific team’s pitch? Recordings of the panels and pitches can be found on the Grow-NY YouTube channel!

2020 Grow-NY Summit Sponsors

Wegmans Logo
The Martin Group Logo
Farm Credit East logo
Rabobank Logo
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Pitches from the top food & ag startups

Pitches from top food and ag startups across the globe competing to win up to $1 million. 


World-class food & ag symposium

A symposium featuring a series of themed panels discussing some of the biggest challenges and opportunities facing the food and ag industry in New York and beyond. Speakers include world-class food and ag researchers, thought leaders, and established business leaders from Fortune 500 companies.

Grow-NY Pitch Competition

Virtual, supported networking

Networking supported by the latest virtual tools to meet new people and discover new collaborations.

New York state does things big—the Grow-NY Food and Ag Summit is no exception. In 2019, our inaugural year, we offered an unprecedented, culminating event for the first round of the Grow-NY. See the highlights: