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Evoke Ag and Austrade Innovation Mission 2019

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The EvokeAg ‘Food Farm Future’ conference will take place in Melbourne on 19-20 February 2019.

EvokeAg is a new international agrifood technology event hosted by AgriFutures Australia to gather and connect recognised leaders, farmers, innovators and investors from across the food and agriculture landscape in order to change the conversation and explore new directions for the next generation of food and farming.

This forum aims to connect people across the food and agriculture landscape and showcase leading Australian and international innovation. The event will bring together domestic and international ag tech and food tech start-ups; entrepreneurs; farmers; investors; corporates, accelerators; incubators; government; thought leaders; and researchers together. Farmers and producers will include both seasoned and young emerging leaders. The program will feature local and international speakers in plenary sessions, masterclasses and roundtables on key topics.

EvokeAg will showcase leading innovation within Australia and from around the world and will feature discussions on key topics including robotic farming, block chain, biotechnology, IOT, food waste, autonomous farming, agriculture 4.0, plant genetics, foodtech, agritech, failure & risk in innovation and machine learning, among others.

Austrade Innovation Mission

During the same week, Austrade is organising an visit program for global companies attending EvokeAg to discover the diverse investment and collaboration opportunities in Australia’s agribusiness and food technology sectors with series of events/discussions in a number of regional centres and capital cities including Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, and Toowoomba from 17-22 February.

Austrade Singapore welcome investors, technology companies and multinational agribusiness and food producers seeking to invest in Ag & FoodTech startups, growth companies, source/develop innovation and collaborative R&D opportunities, identify trial partners, partner/establish related Ag & FoodTech businesses in Australia to form a delegation to attend this event and participate in the Australian AgTech FoodTech Innovation Mission Program.

A copy of the evokeAG Mission abridged flyer is attached here.

Austrade will provide a discount code to allow all Innovation Mission participants to enjoy the early bird rate for EvokeAg of A$825 until 31 January 2018.

Interested participants from Singapore should contact Holly Butler, Investment Director or Rachel Loh, Investment Manager if you wish to be part of this event.