Category: Capability Building

The Australian Food and Agribusiness Directory

Food and Innovation Australia (FIAL), the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in collaboration with Data61 have created an easy-to-use searchable map of Australia that will help you connect with other stakeholders from across the entire industry value chain.

Victorian Rural Women’s Leadership and Mentoring Program

Are you a rural Victorian woman in agriculture who wants to be a better leader? Do you want to drive change, gain board experience or make a difference in your rural or regional community?
The Victorian Rural Women’s Network, alongside four partnerships, is offering funded places for rural Victorian women on […]

Salt reduction grants

Victorian Salt Reduction Innovation Grants of up to $25,000 are currently open and available to help small to medium enterprises (SME) reformulate their food products to reduce the amount of salt that Victorians are consuming.
These grants are a great way to help smaller companies make their foods healthier and be […]

FAST ‘N FURIOUS INNOVATION

THE CHALLENGE
The challenge for many businesses in the food industry, particularly Small & Medium Enterprises (SME), is that traditional methods of taking new products and services to market are too slow, expensive and high risk, with consumer or customer needs not adequately embedded in the final solution. Additionally, many SMEs […]

Freshlogic Analytics launch

Today Freshlogic launch Freshlogic Analytics, a complete set of fresh fruit and vegetable market information and insights made available through an online access system.

Category analysis includes:

Detailed coverage of 50 fresh fruit and  vegetable categories.
Category market size in volume and value.
Product group level sales contribution.
Retailer market share by volume and value, by quarter.
Market supply […]

RMIT food tech students looking for industry placements

RMIT University food technology students – undergraduate and postgraduate – are seeking placements over the summer period.
Below are examples of projects that students can undertake for you:

3rd year students (completed 2.5 years of a degree):  high level skills in product development, food processing, food manufacturing, food packaging, sensory testing, food microbiology, safety […]

Beam Time Pitch Night & Roundtable

 
Do you have a burning problem that could be solved by a scientist? South East Melbourne Innovation Partnership (SEMIP) is proud to bring you Pitch for Beam Time pitch night on 31st October 6pm at the Eastern Innovation Business Centre.
The Prize: The winner will receive $10,000 worth of Beam time at the Australian Synchrotron in Clayton with […]

Applications open: AgriFutures™ Emerging Industries Advisory Panel

Do you have what it takes to help identify and grow Australian agriculture’s emerging industries? Applications for the AgriFutures™ Emerging Industries Advisory Panel are now open. Entrepreneurs, economists and those with a research and development (R&D) background are encouraged to apply.
Visit agrifutures.com.au/emerging-industries-advisory-panel/ for more information about the application process and […]

Winning The Hearts and Minds Of The Chinese Consumer

This event is fully sponsored by Alibaba, AsiaLink and Monash Food Innovation Centre on Friday 19 October 2018 at 9:00am. Book here
 
Agenda:
9am Registration and light breakfast
9.30am Welcome and Introductions
9.45am Monash Innovation Centre: Get your products China ready
10.15am Alibaba: Learn how to tap into the e-commerce enabled China opportunity
10.45am AsiaLink: Building […]