• 12-13 NOV
    BRISBANE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE | AUSTRALIA
    12-13 NOV
    BRISBANE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE | AUSTRALIA

AgKnowledge: The Future Summit

                                 

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Co-located with GFIA in Focus Australia and sponsored by AgriHive, AgKnowledge: The Future Summit will launch in Brisbane as the country’s first vocational education, higher education and agri-knowledge, agri-research and agri-innovation, agri-career development and agri-tech start up company investor pitch platform.

Want to attend for free? Register to attend GFIA – your ticket includes entry into AgKnowledge

Workshops programme – Tuesday 27th November 2018

Room M1 and M2 – Mezzanine Level – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (Entry via Main Foyer – Merivale St. and Gleneig St. Southbank)

Session One: 10.30am – 12.00pm

10.30 am – Welcome and presentation on Technology and Careers in Agribusiness by James Walker, Managing Director of Agrihive – Principal Partner of AgKnowledge The Future Summit. (MC and Session Facilitator).

10.40 am – Young Entrepreneurs: The Future is Yours – Scott Millar, CEO of BOP Industries.

10.50 am – Leadership and Managing Change in a Digital World – Craig Robinson, General Manager of Actrua.

11.00 am – Vidversity Virtual – The Next Generation of Skills and Knowledge Delivery in Agriculture – Ross Truskett, Marketing Manager – Vidversity Virtual.

11.10 am – Drones in Agriculture – Piloting your Way to a Job in AgTech, Amaury Wiest, General Manager of Sunbird Aero Solar Drones.

11.20 am – Start Up Pitches x 3 Entrepreneurs

(7 Minutes Each – Panel made up of James Walker, Scott Millar, Craig Robinson, Ross Truskett and Amaury Wiest)

Pitch One / Pitch Two / Pitch Three

Panel Feedback and Q and A Session

12.00 pm – Session Ends / Lunch / Tour of AgKnowledge and GFIA Exhibition Areas and Innovation Centre.

Session Two – 1.00pm to 2.30pm

1.00 pm – Welcome and presentation on Technology and Careers in Agribusiness by James Walker, Managing Director of Agrihive, and Principle Partner of AgKnowledge The Future Summit. (MC and Session Facilitator).

1.10 pm – Young Entrepreneurs – The Future is Yours – Scott Millar, CEO of BOP Industries.

1.20 pm – Leadership and Managing Change in a Digital World – Craig Robinson, General Manager of Actrua.

1.30 pm – Vidversity Virtual – The Next Generation of Skills and Knowledge Delivery in Agriculture – Ross Truscott, Marketing Manager – Vidversity Virtual.

1.40 pm – Drones in Agriculture – Piloting your Way to a Job in AgTech – Amaury Wiest, General Manager of Sunbird Aero Solar Drones

1.50 pm – Start Up Pitches x 3 Entrepreneurs

(7 Minutes Each – Panel made up of James Walker, Scott Millar, Craig Robinson, Ross Truskett and Amaury Wiest)

Pitch Four / Pitch Five / Pitch Six

Panel Feedback and Q and A Session

2.30 pm – Session Ends / Afternoon Tea / Tour of AgKnowledge and GFIA Exhibition Areas and Innovation Centre.