Booking Information


World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit Delegation

Various locations
San Francisco and Chicago, United States Of America


18-23 Mar 2018



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World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit Delegation 2018

About event:

The annual World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit in San Francisco is the key international gathering of agribusiness leaders, venture capital investors and agtech innovators.

The Innovation Summit brings together over 500 international agribusiness leaders – including Monsanto, Bayer, Dow, DuPont, BASF, John Deere and CNH – to meet and network with potential partners.

Austrade is proud to be a Country Sponsor of the 2018 event and will host a breakfast briefing during the program where attendees will network with industry executives in the agribusiness sector.

Austrade is organising a trade and investment delegation to showcase Australian expertise and innovation in the agtech sector, as well as organising site visits and networking events in San Francisco and Chicago with major agribusiness and food players.

For detailed information about this event and proposed participation package, please refer to the event brochure (pdf).

Please note, this event is still under development. Details will be confirmed as they become available.

Who should participate:
  • Agtech startups and firms
  • R&D centres and accelerators
  • Agricultural equipment manufacturers
  • Agtech ecosystem supporters
Austrade package:

For detailed information about this event and the participation package, please refer to the event brochure (pdf).

How to apply:

Apply to participate in this event using the register button below.

Acceptance of your application is not confirmed until you have received formal notification from Austrade. Austrade is not bound to accept any application and shall only do so at its sole discretion so as to best facilitate export and foreign direct investment.

Application deadline:

25 February 2018

Travel details:

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Australian citizens can register online at

Please note:

Austrade will only work with clients that maintain appropriate business ethics, and demonstrate a commitment to legal obligations including anti-bribery laws, both in Australia and overseas markets. For further information, please visit

For more information please contact:

Arianna Sippel
Investment Adviser
Austrade Sydney
T: +61 2 9392 2356

David Wise
Trade Adviser
Austrade Brisbane
T: +61 7 3364 7718

Joanna Olivera
Director, Investment
Austrade San Francisco
T: +1 415 644 3634

Cassandra Keener
Director, Investment
Austrade Chicago
T: + 1 312 374 9402