Ag Summit

2019 Ag Summit

8:30 AM – 2:30 PM, Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Holiday Inn Conference Center, Austin, MN

Dean ForemanThe Center for Agricultural and Food Science Technology at Riverland Community College is pleased to announce that the American Petroleum Institute’s (API) Chief Economist Dr. R. Dean Foreman will be a keynote speaker at the 2019 Ag Summit in Austin, MN on March 19. Dr. Foreman specializes in energy and global business. With a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Florida, he came to API from Saudi Aramco Strategy & Market Analysis in Dhahran, where he managed short-term market monitoring and the long-term oil demand outlook. Foreman has more than 20 years of industry experience in corporate strategic planning, forecasting, finance / risk management and regulatory policy at ExxonMobil, Talisman Energy and Sasol North America.

The theme for the 2019 Ag Summit is “Ag, Food, Science and Energy”.

This summit is a celebration and coming together of the energy, people, and ideas that are propelling the Center for Agricultural and Food Science Technology forward. Forward in ways that are building a base for even more good things to come.

Similar to the way our college and programs are innovating we will learn about innovation and how it moves into places to help people with their needs. Riverland is improving our community and our world by innovating and providing “Best in Class” programming and instruction.



Contact Information

Dan Hoffman

Interim Director of Agricultural and Food Science Technology.