Posts by Malcolm Brown

AgTech on Show

The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria and SproutX are celebrating innovation in food and agriculture by launching the National Agtech Challenge Pitchfest.
Entries are invited to pitch AgTech or FoodTech ideas to help shape the future of agriculture. This exciting competition focuses on new and emerging products, technology and hardware, and runs across two distinct […]

Registered Service Providers – Prepare For and Attract Investment

Best Exchange Group Pty Ltd
Chord Advisory
Crowe Horwath Australia
GYB Regional – Grow Your Business
Grant Thornton Australia Ltd
Inspirative Training Pty Ltd (Vative)
Madison Cross Australia Pty Ltd
Minter Ellison
nem Australasia Pty Ltd
Norton Rose Fulbright
Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC Vic)
Robert Weller and Associates
Strategic Project Partners
TXM Lean Solutions Pty Ltd
 
Best Exchange Group Pty Ltd
Contact: Martin Szakal, Managing Director
E: […]

AusAg & Foodtech Summit 2018

3-4 September 2018
Rydges on Swanston, Melbourne
The AusAg & Foodtech Summit 2018 translates Australian science into business, putting the spotlight on investment in agritech and foodtech innovation.
Building on the success of the 2017 event, the Summit draws together the agritech and foodtech ecosystem to advance commercialisation opportunities and foster relationships between […]

Registered Service Providers – Innovation

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Agent Oriented Software Pty Ltd
Australian Engineering Solutions Pty Ltd (Austeng)
Badalya Pty Ltd
Bayly Group Pty Ltd
Beanstalk AgTech
CSIRO
Deakin University
Deloitte Australia
Derio Comar Consulting
FAPIC Global Pty Ltd
Federation University
Geoffrey W. Smithers
KPMG
La Trobe University
Memko Pty Ltd
Monash Food Innovation Centre
OzScientific Pty Ltd
RMIT University
Robert Bosch Australia
RM […]

Food labelling 101 workshop

8.45 am – 1 pm, Tuesday 18 September 2018
Level 1, 440 Collins St, Melbourne
FoodLegal’s Charles Fisher will present an interactive half-day workshop and walk participants through all the elements to consider when developing a product label, from allergen statements to ingredients lists.
This event is for anyone starting their journey into […]

Innovation focus at 2018 Food Science and Technology Convention

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
11-12 September 2018
The Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) Convention is the premier food industry event in Australia. This year four concurrent streams across the two-day convention will focus on key areas around innovation:

Consumer insights
Enabling innovation
Supporting innovation
What are you doing about…?

Key elements of this year’s convention include:

A […]

Food for thought: Challenges and opportunities for farming in Melbourne’s foodbowl

Melbourne is surrounded by a highly productive foodbowl that is important to the food supply of this rapidly growing city.
Previous generations have managed the resources of the city’s hinterland to maintain the capacity of the land, waterways and ecosystems to feed the city’s residents.
However, rapid and continuing growth since the […]

Soil health expert Jay Fuhrer headlines Vic No-Till Annual Conference

12-13  July 2018
Rich River Golf Club Resort, Moama
Jay Fuhrer, Soil Health Specialist for the North Dakota Natural Resources Conservation Service, will be a featured speaker at the 16th annual conference of the Vic No-Till Association. Jay will communicate his extensive 37 years experience in connecting cropping and grazing systems for better […]

64th International Meat Congress

12-17 August, Melbourne
The 64th International Congress of Meat Science and Technology will be held in Melbourne, Australia, 12 – 17 August 2018.
The Congress theme is ‘Quality and Integrity for Global Consumers’.
The Congress will focus on:

Provenance and fraud detection
Process control in the meat industry
Next generation technologies to assess carcass and meat quality
Food safety […]