Imagine stepping into a world where the quality of your crops reaches new heights and your greenhouse environment is optimized like never before. Sounds like a dream, right? Well, get ready to make that dream a reality because that’s exactly what awaits you at GreenTech Amsterdam 2023!
Join us on a thrilling adventure from June 13th to 15th at the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam, where we’ll be unveiling our cutting-edge solutions designed to revolutionize your greenhouse environment. You’ll find us at booth 05.207, eagerly waiting to share our knowledge and expertise with you.
Come meet Our team of experts who will be on hand to provide you with personalized advice on how to transform your greenhouse into a haven for thriving crops. They’ll let you in on the secret sauce that makes our UbiGro solutions the most sought-after in the industry.
Still not convinced? Well, let us paint a picture for you. Imagine entering a bustling exhibition hall filled with like-minded individuals, all passionate about innovative greenhouse technologies. You walk up to booth 05.207, where you’re greeted by our friendly team of experts, eager to share their wealth of knowledge with you.
As you engage in conversation, you’ll be captivated by their tales of greenhouse transformations, where our innovative climate solutions have taken mediocre growing environments and turned them into flourishing ecosystems. You’ll hear success stories of how our products have improved crop quality and increased yield, all while making the world a greener place.
And that’s not all! You’ll also have a chance to discuss how UbiGro can seamlessly integrate into your existing greenhouse setup. You’ll leave with a renewed sense of excitement and inspiration, armed with the knowledge to optimize your greenhouse like never before.
So, mark your calendars and get ready to embark on a greenhouse adventure like no other at GreenTech Amsterdam 2023. We can’t wait to meet you at booth 05.207 and help you unlock the full potential of your greenhouse. See you there!
Hunter McDaniel, PhD
Founder & CEO
Hunter earned a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, before joining Los Alamos National Laboratory in the Chemistry Division. Ultimately the value proposition of UbiGro is about boosting crop yields and quality without the cost or energy impact of lighting. Hunter has more than fifty publications and patents, and more than 2000 total citations, h-index: 20. Hunter fundamentally believes that novel materials underpin every significant technology advancement, and he is focused on leveraging new materials to have a lasting and sustainable impact.
Damon Hebert, PhD
Director of Agriculture
Damon brings a wide range of experience in agriculture, materials science, spectroscopy, and small business. During his time in Prof. Angus Rockett’s research group at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), Hebert authored a doctoral thesis and multiple papers on the materials science of CIGS semiconductor materials, which is closely related to the materials developed at UbiQD. He also served as a consultant to Nanosolar, a CIGS nanocrystal solar cell manufacturing company. Hebert has industry experience having co-founded Dr. Jolly’s, a leading cultivation and distribution operation in Bend, OR.
Tania is a UbiGro Sales Representative, with over 7 years of experience in product sales (specifically berries and avocados) covering all of North America and parts of South America. While in agriculture, Tania has cultivated strong relationships with growers and distributors, granting her a unique insight into both perspectives. That understanding, paired with her fierce dedication to results, drives her fun and fiery commitment to her craft. Tania is based in Gilroy, CA.
Tyler brings 15 years of experience in Greenhouse production and facility management of a wide range of crops in multiple states to the UbiGro team. Based in Salinas, California. “Being a fourth-generation farmer, I look to improve and empower the grower, and with UbiGro, we can do just that.”
Jim Gideon is an UbiGro Sales Manager, with over 25 years of greenhouse industry sales experience covering all of North America. Previously Jim has worked for Green Tek, Plazit-Polygal, Texel, Cherry Creek, and Nexus. He is based in Montgomery, AL, and Jim believes that “light is everything to the grower.”
Director of Sales
Eric Moody is UbiQD’s Director of UbiGro Sales. Eric has more than 6 years of experience in horticulture lighting industry, building relationships with greenhouse growers of all sizes and crops on optimal lighting for their growing operation, and most recently managed a North American sales team for PL Light Systems. Overall, Eric has been in sales leadership positions for more than 13 years. Eric brings with him a great understanding of the market and available technologies for growers, greenhouse facilities, and sales leadership. Reach Eric by phone at 541-490-6421 or by email at [email protected].
Mike Burrows, PhD
Dr. Michael Burrows is UbiQd’s Vice President of Business Development. His educational background includes a Materials Science doctorate from the University of Delaware and an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business. His career has specialized in the commercialization of novel electronic materials in venture-run programs for different industries including solar, biosensors, and the automotive industry. In both start-up and corporate environments, he has extensive experience in global market development, foraging supply chain partnerships, productization, and brand building. He is currently leading UbiQD’s partnership efforts in luminescent greenhouse technology, smart windows, and security ventures.
Matt Bergern, PhD
Cheif Product Officer
As Chief Product Officer at UbiQD, Dr. Matt Bergren leads the company’s product development efforts, sales, and product manufacturing, including the company’s first commercial agriculture product, UbiGro. He plays a critical role in continuing the company’s path of technology development and vision of powering product innovations in agriculture, clean energy, and security.
He serves as the principal investigator for UbiQD’s contract with NASA, focused on tailoring the solar spectrum for enhanced crop production for space missions. Dr. Bergren’s leadership experience includes serving on the board of directors for the New Mexico Energy Manufacturing Institute, focused on job creation in New Mexico’s energy, and related manufacturing community.