General packages and inclusions

Join our list of distinguished sponsors if you want increased visibility to launch a product,
showcase a re-brand or communicate your key messages to over 3000 attendees.


Drop an email to: ricecongress@irri.org with your Contact Name and Telephone


Platinum Sponsor

Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont brings together the strengths of DuPont Pioneer, DuPont Crop Protection and Dow AgroSciences. Together, as the only pure-play agriculture company, we are in a unique position to focus our investment in research; harnessing our agronomic knowledge and combined science capabilities to build innovative products, services and techniques that will transform crop performance and quality while conserving natural resources.

Our global footprint covers more than 130 countries, with over 50 manufacturing sites and facilities in more than 40 countries. Corteva Agriscience is committed to growing progress. We bring our global presence, depth of knowledge and diverse resources, so that farms and farmers flourish everywhere, moving our world forward.


Gold Sponsor

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At the same time, the Group aims to create value through innovation, growth and high earning power. Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development and to its social and ethical responsibilities as a corporate citizen. In fiscal 2017, the Group employed around 99,800 people and had sales of 35.0 billion euros. Capital expenditures amounted to 2.4 billion euros, R&D expenses to 4.5 billion euros.

Jain Irrigation Systems Limited (JISL) is an Indian multinational company whose global footprint covers over 126 countries with 33 manufacturing facilities. We have been recognised for our pioneering work in bringing about a silent Productivity Revolution to over 7 million farmers using modern irrigation systems and innovative technologies that ensure ‘More Crop Per Drop™’. Our 12,000+ associates are engaged in providing solutions in agriculture, piping and infrastructure through manufacturing of Micro Irrigation Systems, PVC & HDPE Pipes, Plastic Sheets, Agro Processed Products, Renewable Energy Solutions, Tissue Culture Plants, Financial Services and other agricultural inputs for more than 34 years. In line with our vision to ‘Leave this world better than you found it’ we have developed IOT based precision agriculture solutions alongside the novel concept of large scale Integrated Irrigation Projects (IIP) to ensure water security and food security. As an organisation we also offer a variety of services in terms of agronomical advice, training and extension to enable the rapid adoption of state-of-the-art irrigation technologies.

Hybrid Rice Development Consortium (HRDC) promotes innovation and access to new germplasm and information on hybrid rice technology. We are a membership-based organization that helps other organizations collaborate in the research and production of hybrid rice varieties.

Across the rice-producing world, there are well-recognized “yield gaps”—the difference between how much rice a system can potentially produce and the actual amount a farmer produces. Hybrid rice varieties are a key technology that can help close that gap, improving yield and profitability.


Supporting Association

FIA was founded in July 2010 by a group of leading food and beverage companies. From our base in Singapore, we seek to enhance the industry's role as a trusted partner in the development of science-based policy in the region.

FIA provides an important hub for advocacy and debate. We bring together the food industry's most senior business leaders to champion initiatives that promote sustainable growth and support regional policies that deliver harmonised results.


Special Sponsor

The CGIAR Research Program on Rice Agrifood Systems (RICE) represents a single strategic and work plan for global rice research and fosters impact-oriented rice research and development to reduce poverty and hunger, improve human health and nutrition, promote gender equity, and enhance ecosystem resilience in rice production systems. RICE brings together hundreds of scientists to embark on the most comprehensive attempt to harness the power of science to solve the pressing development challenges of the 21st century. 


The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore. It champions the development of Singapore's tourism sector, one of the country's key service sectors and economic pillars, and undertakes the marketing and promotion of Singapore as a tourism destination.

STB strives to ensure that tourism remains an important economic pillar through long-term strategic planning, and by forging partnerships, driving innovation and ensuring excellence in the tourism sector.

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15 – 17 Oct 2018

Marina Bay Sands
10 Bayfront Avenue
Singapore 018956