Rob Horsch, deputy director for research and development at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will deliver the 2012 Riley Lecture.
The lecture will be followed by a panel discussion with Catherine Woteki, under secretary for research, education, and economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture; Steven G. Pueppke, director of Michigan State University's AgBioResearch; and Iowa Department of Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey.
The lecture will be held in the AAAS Auditorium from 3:30-5:30 p.m., with a reception to follow. For more information, visit the AAAS Development Office events page.
14 June 2012
1200 New York Avenue, NW
|3:30 p.m.||Registration and Coffee|
|4:00 p.m.||Keynote Lecture|
The AAAS Riley Lecture is sponsored by the U. S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service, Economic Research Service, Forest Service, National Institute of Food and Agriculture; Case IH; DuPont; and Mars Incorporated.