Global Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition


September 15, 2016 – September 16, 2016

New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of The Americas, New York, NY

Event Website


godansummitnyfinalThe Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research is a partner of GODAN, a global movement to advance food and agriculture innovation through data. FFAR joined organizations and government leaders in support of improving accessibility of open data in agriculture for the 2016 GODAN Summit. The event promoted and advanced opportunities to use open data to spur scientific advances that bring the world closer to GODAN’s mission of #ZeroHunger.

Dr. Sally Rockey, FFAR’s Executive Director, spoke on the importance of open data in agriculture from a nonprofit foundation perspective.

FFAR joined with the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, the United States, United Kingdom and Kenyan governments, PUSH, the ONE Campaign and others to support this event.

Search #GODANsummit2016 on Twitter for archived tweets from the event.

Learn more about GODAN here.

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