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Save the Date: Big Data Promises and Obstacles - Agricultural Data Ownership and Privacy Workshop is June 24

Virtual Workshop — Big Data Promises and Obstacles: Agricultural Data Ownership and Privacy

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Time: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. - US Central Time

Cost: Free

Workshop Registration: (Zoom Registration Link)

The UASPSE* digital agriculture spoke project of the Midwest Big Data Hub, together with the University of Minnesota College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resources Sciences and PepsiCo, are hosting Big Data Promises and Obstacles: Agricultural Data Ownership and Privacy, a virtual workshop on data ownership and privacy as it relates to academic and industry Research and Development in agriculture.


1. Marc Bellemare University of Minnesota Law & Economics of Ag Data Policy 

2. Ankita Raturi Purdue University IoT and Cover Crops 

3. Deborah Stacy University of Guelph Animal Health Metrics 

4. Senait Senay University of Minnesota Data Privacy – Pests and Diseases 

5. Aaron Bergstrom University of North Dakota UAS Agricultural Data 

6. Brian King CGIAR International Ag Data Issues 

7. Kevin Silverstein University of Minnesota GEMS and Other Ag Data Platforms 

8. Leslie Delserone University of Nebraska – Lincoln Research Libraries & Ag Research Data 

9. Aaron Ault Purdue University OATS Data Platform 



  • Academics
  • Ag Librarians
  • Ag Extension
  • Research Practitioners
  • Data Practitioners
  • Industry Partners working in R&D