01 November 2018
Agritech New Zealand has been working with AgriFutures Australia to develop the program for this major trans-Tasman agritech conference. Both Callaghan Innovation & NZTE are supporting the event. evokeAG takes place in Melbourne on 19-20 February 2019. You can find out more details at www.evokeag.com Under the theme of `Food Farm Future’, the newly released … Continue reading "evokeAG program announcement and early bird ticket extension"
11 September 2018
Calling all NZ agritech start-ups and producers: Apply to enter the evokeAG Pitch Tent and if selected, get all your travel and accommodation costs to Melbourne covered. Introducing one of the most exciting Trans-Tasman agritech initiatives currently underway; evokeAG. evokeAG is about connecting people who are serious about embracing the practical application of new technologies … Continue reading "Calling all NZ agritech start-ups and producers: Apply to enter the evokeAG Pitch Tent."
In less than a fortnight, more than 30 New Zealand agritech leaders will make history in Silicon Valley
08 August 2018
As the global demand for more food grows, we are well placed to provide the knowledge, the products and the services to help make that happen
05 August 2018
04 July 2018
Last week, I had the opportunity to represent Agritech New Zealand at two major agtech events in the San Francisco Bay area: The Mixing Bowl IT Food conference in the city and the Forbes Live AgTech Summit in Salinas, Monterey Bay. In Salinas, I was joined by about 600 other agri innovators, agribusinesses and agri … Continue reading "Lessons Learnt in Salinas"
13 June 2018
Agritech New Zealand is delighted to be working with Callaghan Innovation to once again support kiwi agritech businesses wanting to attend the annual Silicon Valley AgTech Immersion Program & Conference. This is the third year that New Zealand will be taking a major delegation of early stage and established agritech professionals to learn more about … Continue reading "Callaghan Innovation & Agritech New Zealand announce the 2018 Silicon Valley AgTech Immersion Program & Conference"
10 June 2018
With only two days to go, we’re busy finalising our diaries for what is a great back to back programme of events at National Fieldays 2018. It’s looking like 4 days of awesome! Whilst we have already diarised a number of 1-2-1 meetings with individuals, companies and offshore delegations, there are some stand-out events that … Continue reading "Meet Agritech New Zealand at Fieldays"
14 May 2018
The ’10 billion mouths’ conference is just one week away. The conference programme has been designed to address some of the major issues facing our generation. How can New Zealand help address the global challenge of feeding 10 billion mouths by 2050? How can we structure our own policy-making and collaborative agritech ecosystem to make … Continue reading "FINAL NOTICE: ’10 billion mouths’. The full conference programme. Just one week away. You can purchase your tickets here."
It’s been nine months since the initial groundwork for Agritech New Zealand was first put in place. Every month, a group of leading New Zealand agribusinesses and government agencies have been meeting to discuss some the agritech sector’s major challenges and some of the real global opportunities it has before it.
10 May 2018