The Future Agro Challenge will inspire you with practical information on idea and business development. You will also have the chance to get to know the organisers, the Startup Tablelands team, who are a huge support to small businesses and entrepreneurs locally. Come and be motivated by new insights, and mix with like-minded people, while having superb food in a memorable location.
There are 3 events – each at different venues.
2. Morning Event with Leanne Kemp at Destiny Cafe, 49-57 Loder Street,Atherton – Sat 2nd Nov from 9am – 11 am
3. Main Event & Presentation Dinner at Skybury Cafe & Roastery,136 Ivicevic Rd, Paddy’s Green, Mareeba – Sat 2nd Nov from 1.30pm – 8.30pm
Meet some of the very best national and local agricultural innovators.
Six Australian finalists will be pitching their ideas, with the winner heading overseas for the World Finals. Last year it was Greece, the year before Turkey, who knows where the final will be next year.
Guest speaker Queensland’s Chief Entrepreneur Leanne Kemp, is a mine of knowledge on developing start-up enterprises, from a hands-on practical, and industry support, viewpoints. Leanne is attending the full event and is CEO and founder of Everledger, which uses blockchain technology to track high-value assets such as diamonds, art and wine to guarantee end-consumers an understanding of where their purchases originated.
With a background in the Netherlands, which is 185 times smaller than Australia, yet produce three times more value in agriculture exports Ben van Delden, KPMG Melbourne Partner and Head of AgriTech division, is the after-dinner speaker who will focus on the international agribusiness.
The Future Agro Challenge runs from Fri 1st Nov (evening) to Sat 2nd of November.
There are 3 events
2. Morning Event with Leanne Kemp at Destiny Cafe, 49-57 Loder Street, Atherton – Sat 2nd Nov from 9 am – 11 am
3. Main Event & Presentation Dinner at Skybury Cafe & Roastery,136 Ivicevic Rd, Paddy’s Green, Mareeba – Sat 2nd Nov from 1.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Thanks to our generous sponsors below you get incredible value, paying only $19 for Friday night, $10 for Sat morning and $59 for Sat afternoon/evening. You can register here today for this high-quality international event.
Find more detailed information on the AusFAC website
Our simply wonderful sponsors: AusIndustry, Telstra, Tablelands Regional Council, FIAL, Elders Malanda, Growcom, Rotary Atherton, Mareeba Shire Council, Farm Doctors, Startup Tablelands and Boldacious Digital. Please do not hesitate to support them in the future.