Kristal Allen and Danielle Graff to Present at Agriculture Enlightened Conference

On November 4, 2020, Agriculture & Food lawyers Kristal Allen and Danielle Graff will present at the Agriculture Enlightened Conference.

Kristal and Danielle will present a session on “Establishing and Scaling an AgTech” with Erin Romeo, founder of Pivot Turn Consulting. In this session, discussion will centre on common issues faced by entrepreneurs when founding a technology-centric business, and through the various stages of growing that business.

This year’s conference theme is “What comes after disruption: why data is the fuel that drives modern agriculture innovation”. The purpose of Agriculture Enlightened is to showcase how stakeholder data collaboration in the agriculture industry will help advance the next stages of innovation with technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.

The conference is hosted by The Enterprise Machine Intelligence & Learning Initiative (EMILI). EMILI works with industry and academia to accelerate the adoption of intelligent technologies in Manitoba.

Conference Details

Date: November 4, 2020

Time: 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. CT

Location: Virtual

Cost: $249 + tax

Register here


The Enterprise Machine Intelligence and Learning Initiative (EMILI) was created to prepare and empower the Manitoba economy to leverage digital disruption for success with a specific focus on digital agriculture. EMILI works with industry and academia to accelerate the adoption of intelligent technologies and to provide people with the skills and training required in a digital economy.

About Kristal Allen

With extensive education and experience in the sciences, and her former role as in-house legal counsel to a multi-national agribusiness, Kristal Allen adds a wealth of practical and industry knowledge when advising clients in the technology and agribusiness sectors.

About Danielle Graff

Danielle Graff is a member of our leading science and technology practice. She provides advice in connection with transactions involving technology, including licensing, outsourcing and joint ventures.

Learn more about the MLT Aikins Agriculture & Food group.