Henry Gordon-Smith

Urban Agriculture Consultant, Global Keynote Speaker, & AgTech Startup Advisor

In 2011, Henry started Agritecture.com, a leading media platform covering the news, business, and design of how agriculture integrates with the built environment.

In 2013, Henry co-founded the Association for Vertical Farming, which grew to have approximately 50 business members including several multinational companies. The AVF has since hosted its annual Summit in Beijing (2015), Amsterdam (2016), and Washington DC (2017). Henry resigned from his role at the AVF in 2017.

In 2014, Henry started Agritecture Consulting (Formerly Blue Planet Consulting), the premier urban agriculture consultancy assisting a global portfolio of projects. Agritecture Consulting has provided expert guidance to over 86 clients in 21 countries including entrepreneurs, multinational companies, architecture firms, municipalities, and educational institutions.

In 2017 Henry co-founded Agtech-X a Brooklyn-based urban agriculture incubator.

In April 2020, the Agritecture team and Henry launched the world's first online urban farm planning software https://www.agritecture.com/designer

Whatever project Henry is working on, his primary motivations are the triple-bottom line: people, planet, profit.

You are welcome to contact Henry if you are interested in consulting, press interviews, speaking opportunities: [email protected]

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