Are you ready for the next 10 years?
The agrifood workforce is changing, rapidly. Although it offers a bright future, with the agriculture industry being increasingly challenged with disruption messages but few solutions outlined for consideration, and with the rise of new capabilities that are required to deal with complex information for decision making, farmers and growers are having to deal with “wicked problems*”
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What impact will science have on our future?
Join Blinc and Juliet A. Gerrard, the Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister, at our Innovation Series Breakfast on 11 September where we’ll be discussing the role science will play in our our society, creating a sustainable world and the future food chain.
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Join us to hear from organisations well known in our agriculture landscape and hear their stories of their own disruption of their business models – PGG Wrightson and LIC are taking big steps to innovate and design new business models, build new capability to continue to innovate and meet the changing needs of the market and customers
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Anteater will be sharing their journey to commercialisation and the importance of hooking into the innovation ecosystem
With great experience in commercialising innovation they'll share their insights around business model development and strategic planning for impact-driven businesses.
Plenty of great advice and stories about the Anteater journey in the Christchurch startup ecosystem.
We are kicking off our 2018 events calendar with an exciting interactive session on Indoor Agriculture. A Breakfast Seminar with Peter Brice – Business Development Manager for Autogrow.
Indoor agriculture is a hot topic at the moment – Autogrow is a market leader in this area. Join us to hear Peter speaking on the importance of being market led, the use for vertical/indoor farming around the world and how sensing and data enable growers to make the best choices. We will also hear about the virtual agtech and science lab launched by Autogrow and why they see it important to grow an open dynamic and innovative community of ag developers, growers and enthusiasts.
For those that haven't attended before, meet at the Plant & Food Research reception for directions to the Seminar room. Breakfast snacks, tea and coffee provided - we look forward to seeing you on the day!