28 August 2019
I’m incredibly excited by this new event being hosted at the 2020 evokeAG conference in Melbourne next February. We had our first evokeAG 2020 steering committee meeting last week and introduced some new elements to the Startup Program. The Investment Pitch is one of these. This is a standalone event on Monday, 17 February 2020, … Continue reading "Calling NZ Agritech start-ups. Are you ready for the Investment Pitch at evokeAG 2020?"
19 August 2019
Agritech New Zealand is looking forward to co-hosting the All of Government agritech taskforce roadshow when it visits Hamilton next Monday (26 August), Lincoln on Thursday week (29 August) and Tauranga (Monday 2 September). This is industry’s opportunity to provide feedback to the taskforce on their strategic thinking about how to support and scale New … Continue reading "The All of Government agritech taskforce roadshow is about to hit Hamilton, Lincoln and Tauranga"
28 July 2019
The New Zealand Government Agritech Strategy Consultation Workshops are designed to enable industry to provide feedback to the recently released Government strategy document supporting the growth of the New Zealand agritech sector. The first two workshops are being held in Palmerston North & Auckland. You can register your free seat by clicking on the Eventbrite … Continue reading "Calling Palmerston North & Auckland. Have you registered for the government’s agritech consultation workshops yet?"
The NZ Government Agritech Strategy Consultation Workshops are designed to enable members of Agritech New Zealand
17 July 2019
06 June 2019
Last year at the ’10 billion mouths’ conference, Arama Kukutai, co-founder and Managing Director of Finistere Ventures, talked about how connected capital could help New Zealand’s agritech sector grow. In the past 12 months, several early stage kiwi agritech start-ups have benefited from this funding flow. I’m thinking Robotics Plus, Biolumic, Halter and most recently … Continue reading "Hear Arama Kukutai talk about the importance of Connected Capital at Agritech Unleashed"
26 May 2019
Under the leadership of Finistere Ventures and Innovation Endeavors, Farm2050 recently launched its newest focus and project: validating new technologies in nutrient analysis, delivery, efficient uptake, and environmental mitigation. The intent of a major project such as this is to bring together knowledge, resources and inputs from members of the network to advance the mission … Continue reading "Listen to global experts speak at the launch of Farm2050’s New Zealand Nutrient Initiative session at National Fieldays on Thursday 13 June."
23 May 2019
Agritech New Zealand is delighted to announce its line-up of major international speakers for Agritech Unleashed – the one-day innovation event taking place during National Fieldays 2019. Created in association with NZ National Fieldays Society and generously sponsored by the Ministry of Primary Industries, Agritech Unleashed is taking place in the Bledisloe Function Centre at … Continue reading "Major International Speakers announced for Agritech Unleashed."
12 May 2019
On Thursday 13 June, Agritech New Zealand, with the support of National Fieldays, and the generous sponsorship of the Ministry of Primary Industries, are hosting Agritech Unleashed; a major one-day event at National Fieldays which will provide visibility and insights into some of the major initiatives being planned for New Zealand’s agritech sector. These include: … Continue reading "Agritech Unleashed 2019 – The wraps come off the NZ agritech sector roadmap"
24 March 2019
All New Zealand businesses are faced with similar issues when raising capital for their business, whether you are a start-up or an established organisation. This then is the opportunity to join AgritechNZ, BiotechNZ and the New Zealand IoT Alliance at the April Tech Alliance 2019 event series. Experts from each sector will discuss connected capital … Continue reading "Join AgritechNZ, BiotechNZ & the IoT Alliance discuss the importance of accessing connected capital in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland."