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The Annual Meeting for the International Agricultural Risk, Finance and Insurance Conference (IARFIC) will be held June 7-9th, 2017 in Paris, France. IARFIC is hosted by The Waterloo Research Institute in Insurance, Securities and Quantitative Finance (WatRISQ), University of Waterloo, Canada, and is a unique venue that brings together leaders in agriculture, finance, and risk management, across disciplines, and across borders, tackling very important and timely topics in an effort to maintain a strong agricultural sector and improve global food security. This year the conference will take place at the headquarters of SCOR, a leading global reinsurer specializing in life and property & casualty, with a strong a focus on agriculture. The theme of this year's conference is technology in agriculture. The conference will include a dynamic program with high quality speakers focusing on innovative research, policy discussions, and business challenges and successes.