Speaker Applications Now Open for PRF Voices

Join us October 17-18, 2024, at Hacienda La Pradera in Aratoca, Santander, Colombia. We’re looking for English and Spanish speakers for PRF Voices. Ideal candidates should have a strong background in regenerative techniques and practices, over five years of experience, previous PRF participation, strong public speaking skills, and fresh insights into the 2024 coffee industry’s trends and challenges.

You’ll need to share your latest ideas about regenerative farming for about 45 minutes. We’re looking for leading coffee experts and professionals from all areas of the coffee supply chain who want to share their knowledge and expertise in new ways. Applications will close on August 1st 2024.

Over the years, we have had the privilege of hosting speakers from 34 countries, enriching our forums with diverse insights and experiences.

For this edition, we are exploring potential topics that may include, but are not limited to, the following suggestions. We are also open to additional topics that offer value to producers and roasters:

  • Biochar Creation & Application Techniques
  • Soil Health and Composting Methods
  • Environmental and Social Governance in Coffee Production (ESG)
  • Crop Diversification and Intercropping Systems
  • Strategies for Climate Resilience
  • Innovations in Post-Harvest Processing
  • Agroforestry Practices
  • Advanced Water Management Techniques
  • Developing Carbon Credit Initiatives in Coffee Farming
  • Enhancing Soil Integrity with Cover Cropping
  • The Impact of Corporate Governance and ESG on Sustainable Coffee Production
  • Technological Innovations & Precision Agriculture AI Tools
  • Innovations in Microbial Soil Management
  • Integrating Livestock in Coffee Agroforestry
  • Pest Detection & Management Strategies

We encourage experts in these fields to bring forward their ideas and insights as we aim to foster meaningful discussions and practical learning about regenerative agriculture within the coffee industry.

Before submitting your nomination, please review how PRF processes the personal information you provide to us:

  1. Our panel of coffee industry experts will carefully review and consider your application. In order to do this, PRF team members will process the information you provide.
  2. Your information will be processed according to PRF’s privacy policy.

What happens after I apply?

We receive a high volume of applications for each PRF event. Someone will be in touch once your application is submitted. If you have any questions in the meantime, please email info@producerroasterforum.com 

What do speakers receive?

All speakers are granted one ticket to PRF: Farm Summit. However, please note that speakers are responsible for their own travel and accommodation costs.