The event brought together 125 participants from 12 countries: Ukraine, United States, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Poland, Germany, France, Italy, China, Costa Rica and Saudi Arabia. Research and International Development component was represented by Penn State University, Kansas State University, Citizens Network for Foreign Affairs (CNFA Inc.), the US Civilian Research & Development Foundation (CRDF), Blue Ribbon Center of the United Nations (UN), Kyiv National Agrarian University, Zhitomyr State Agrarian University, Vinnitsa State Agrarian University, Lviv State Agrarian University, Tavria State Agro-Technological University (Melitopol), and many other Ukrainian Universities, research stations and institutions. Business component was represented by Monsanto Ukraine, Cargill, CASE-Ukraine, TAS Insurance Group, LLC "Biokom", LLC "UkrBudMash" and a number of other companies.
The government was represented by participants from the Ministry of Fuel and Energy, the Ministry of Transportation.
Farmers and other agricultural producers were represented by attendees from the Ukrainian National Farmers and Land-owners Association and Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation.