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Agritech New Zealand to be formally launched on Wednesday 23 May

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.
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Secure your seat at the ‘10 billion mouths’ conference with this Agritech New Zealand promotional code

Agritech New Zealand has negotiated a ’10 billion mouths’ conference discount for subscribers to its newsletter and readers of its blog with the organisers of Techweek18. The cost to attend the ’10 billion mouths’ conference which includes admission to all the sessions, including break-outs, the day’s catering and the after conference Networking Reception is just $295. … Continue reading "Secure your seat at the ‘10 billion mouths’ conference with this Agritech New Zealand promotional code"
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Introducing Claudia Rossler, Worldwide Industry Director; Agriculture, Life Sciences, at Microsoft

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Claudia Rossler to a New Zealand audience. Claudia will be joining the high-profile delegation of leading global agritech thought leaders and investors, led by Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, when they visit the country from 22 – 25 May. Claudia will be attending the ‘10 billion mouths’ agritech conference in Tauranga … Continue reading "Introducing Claudia Rossler, Worldwide Industry Director; Agriculture, Life Sciences, at Microsoft"
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Introducing Andy Triedman, Investment Team, Innovation Endeavours (Palo Alto)

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Andy Triedman to a New Zealand audience. Andy will be joining the high-profile delegation of leading global agritech thought leaders and investors, led by Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, when they visit the country from 22 – 25 May. Andy will be attending the ‘10 billion mouths’ agritech conference in Tauranga … Continue reading "Introducing Andy Triedman, Investment Team, Innovation Endeavours (Palo Alto)"
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Introducing Richard O’Gorman, Director, Rabobank Food & Agriculture Innovation Fund (Holland)

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Richard O’Gorman to a New Zealand audience. Richard will be joining the high-profile delegation of leading global agritech thought leaders and investors, led by Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, when they visit the country from 22 – 25 May. Richard will be attending the ‘10 billion mouths’ agritech conference in Tauranga … Continue reading "Introducing Richard O’Gorman, Director, Rabobank Food & Agriculture Innovation Fund (Holland)"
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Meet the speakers taking part in the ‘Future of Food’ panel at ’10 billion mouths’

What will the food on our plates look like in 10, 20 even 50 years? From pea protein-based alternatives to good ol’ beef and lamb, from vertical farming methods to autonomous robot harvesters, this session is designed to delve into the possibilities the future brings, and offer examples of ways in which theory and research … Continue reading "Meet the speakers taking part in the ‘Future of Food’ panel at ’10 billion mouths’"
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Introducing Barbara Mazur, Vice President, Technology Acquisition Strategy, DuPont Pioneer

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Barbara Mazur to a New Zealand audience. Barbara will be joining the high-profile delegation of leading global agritech thought leaders and investors, led by Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, when they visit the country from 22 – 25 May. Barbara will be attending the ‘10 billion mouths’ agritech conference in Tauranga … Continue reading "Introducing Barbara Mazur, Vice President, Technology Acquisition Strategy, DuPont Pioneer"
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Introducing Arama Kukutai, Co-founder and managing director, Finistere Ventures

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Arama Kukutai to a New Zealand audience. Arama should of course need no formal introduction. Arama is of Ngati Maniapoto, Tainui and Te Aupouri descent on his father’s side and spent his formative years in South Taranaki’s dairy sector. Last month it was announced that he led a … Continue reading "Introducing Arama Kukutai, Co-founder and managing director, Finistere Ventures"
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Introducing Adrian Percy PHD, Global Head of Research & Development, Bayer CropScience AG

Agritech New Zealand is excited to introduce Dr. Adrian Percy to a New Zealand audience. Adrian will be joining the high-profile delegation of leading global agritech thought leaders and investors, led by Arama Kukutai of Finistere Ventures, when they visit the country from 22 – 25 May. Adrian will be attending the ‘10 billion mouths’ agritech conference in … Continue reading "Introducing Adrian Percy PHD, Global Head of Research & Development, Bayer CropScience AG"