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Are you interested in product reformulation? Food testing labs in Melbourne

We are putting together a list of food testing labs in Melbourne that might be of interest to our members.
Here is our initial list which we build on over time.
Please let us know in the comments box below if this is the type of information you are interested in accessing […]

Registered Service Providers – Innovation

Clink on the name or scroll down to view the Service Provider’s details:
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 […]

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 […]

2018 Natural Dye Conference

Drawing professionals and seasoned practitioners together over two days, the conference provides an opportunity to hear from experts in farming, processing, manufacturing and researching natural dyes.   The Natural Dye Conference explores the opportunities that botanical dyes present for local fibre industries. Tickets available here.
 

Register for CSIRO’s Impact7 event coming up in August

From saving newborn lives to decontaminating soil to uncovering the mysteries of space; IMPACT7 2018 showcases the Australian research making a huge impact. Over one discovery-filled day, hear how researchers are addressing the major challenges facing our globe.
In partnership with CSIRO, IMPACT7 2018 will spotlight high-impact research from across the […]

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 […]

Innovative farmers come up with ways to phase out single-use plastic packaging

Paul Crock wants to pioneer sustainable packaging in the meat industry. (ABC Rural: Jess Davis)

Paul Crock wants to pioneer sustainable packaging in the meat industry. (ABC Rural: Jess Davis)
 
Innovative farmers and producers are coming up with their own solutions to phase out single-use plastic, but hope the market will drive demand for plastic-free options.
Gippsland beef producer Paul Crock believes he can go plastic-free, despite being […]