Meeting of the Minds Speaker

Henry Gordon-Smith

Founder & Managing Director

Agritecture Consulting

Henry is a sustainability strategist focused on urban agriculture, water issues, and emerging technologies. He is Founder of the popular blog and a Co-Founder of the Association for Vertical Farming (AVF).

Three years ago, Henry launched his company Agritecture Consulting, a boutique global urban agriculture advising firm where he helps entrepreneurs with vertical farming feasibility studies, recruiting, and systems design. He is an acknowledged global thought leader in the emerging vertical farming industry. Henry grew up around the world and has a unique capacity to develop creative solutions to local and global problems. He earned his BA in Political Science from UBC, a certificate in Food Security from Ryerson University and an MSc in Sustainability Management from Columbia University.