Deven Desai is the Head of Product for Atlas AI, a company created to help allocate capital and resources to the right places in emerging and frontier markets. Prior to that, Deven spent almost 4 years at Planet Labs, where he helped build their emerging verticals business, take 50cm satellite imagery to market, and foster partnerships with geospatial analytics firms. He has an MS and BS in Information Technology from DePaul University as well as a BS in International Business from Linköping University in Sweden.
It has become increasingly important to develop sustainable agriculture systems. From indoor farming to geospatial analysis to optimize farming operations, innovation in the AgTech sector will play a key role both in addressing climate challenges and ensuring proper access to food.