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La Trobe Business School Northlink Food and Agribusiness Forum

Learn what it takes to build innovative and sustainable food production systems and agribusiness in Australia with the following Key Note Speakers:
Allan McCallum, Chairman of CANN Group, Australia’s first licensed/permitted grower of medicinal cannabis in Australia.

Mark Stone, AM Chief Executive of the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Date: Thursday 15 – Friday 16 […]

IBM Launches Food Trust blockchain for commercial use

After 18 months of testing, IBM’s blockchain-based food traceability platform is live for use by retailers, wholesalers and suppliers across the food ecosystem.
According to Brigid McDermott, Vice President, IBM Food Trust, the site overcomes 5 barriers to enterprise blockchain implementation:

Building an ecosystem,
creating a business model that adds value for all parties,
implementing […]

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 […]

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
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 […]

Health Claims Workshop November 2018

This interactive half-day workshop presented by FoodLegal’s Charles Fisher will walk you through how to make a compliant health claim on your label and marketing materials.
This event is vital for anyone thinking about using health claims to set themselves apart considering the recent ACCC case against Heinz (resulting in a […]

Innovation in Food and Agribusiness Forum 15-16 November 2018

At the La Trobe Business School/NORTHLink Innovation in Food and Agribusiness Forum, you will learn what it takes to build innovative and sustainable global food production systems and agribusiness.
The Forum will explore:
• Changing consumer demands in the food-related industries.
• Emerging markets and the power of data analytics.
• How science research impacts […]

Are you attending the first ICEF in the Oceania region?

The 13th edition of the International Congress on Engineering and Food, ICEF13, is presented by the International Association for Engineering and Food (IAEF) with support from Engineers Australia and the Australian Food Engineering Association (AFEA) and the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST).
ICEF is the major event in […]