Wednesday, 8 November 2017. 8:30am – 5:30pm. Emerald, Queensland.

Technology is improving profitability and delivering efficiencies for cropping and livestock enterprises, and creating global opportunities for regionally-based AgTech businesses to supply products and services.

Forum outline, speaker information and ticket purchase are available here.

Supporting the exciting development and widespread adoption of robotic technology, drones, precision agriculture and other big data and sensor applications in our region, Central Highlands Development Corporation in partnership with the Queensland Government Department of Agriculture and Fisheries are holding the inaugural AgTeCH17: Build it, Use it, Profit.

Former Executive Producer and Landline Reporter, Peter Lewis, will MC the event, featuring two expert speaker panels discussing early stage and commercial applications of Automation (robotics and drones) and Data enabled and precision agriculture, with plenty of opportunity to ask questions. The day concludes with a tour of 2PH Farms world-class automated packing facilities and another farm location (to be advised) to see the latest in robotics and drone technology in action from SwarmFarm, Komatsu, John Deere, PrecisionHawk, and more. Network at the end of the day with drinks and dinner at The Emerald Irish Village.

Join us for Central Queensland’s inaugural AgTeCH17: build it, use it, profit.

Central Highlands Development Corporation welcomes participation and support from individuals, businesses and organisations. CHDC offers a range of opportunities for all who wish to partner this event.