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Future Agro Challenge Australia 2018

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Atherton Tablelands

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The Future Agro Challenge (FAC) is a global platform bringing together food and agribusiness stakeholders to create the acceleration process for agripreneurs and startups to fulfil their potential in finding solutions to local, regional and global challenges.

As part of this, FAC holds the largest global competition that discovers innovative fundable food, agtech, and agriculture ventures from various corners of the globe. The most promising ideas and ventures are selected to compete in the Global Championships for the title of ‘Agribusiness of the Year’.

Future Agro Challenge Australia will be held for the third year running in the Atherton Tablelands region of the beautiful Far North Queensland on November 16 & 17 2018.

The winner will win return air ticket and accommodation to the FAC Global Championship, Greece in May 2019 to gain access to world-class mentors, investors, potential clients, and new market opportunities.


Future Agro Challenge Australia 2018
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Friday 16th of November - 5.00pm - 8pm
What: Welcome Party and Fireside chat - meet and greet fellow competitors and judges.


Located on site at the Costa Farming premises. Costa is Australia’s leading grower, packer and marketer of premium quality fresh fruit and vegetables. Hear the Costa Farming story and get up close and personal with the five FAC 2018 judges.
Venue: Costa Farm, 104 Beantree Road, Atherton

Light food and drinks will be served.

When: Saturday 17th of November - 10am - 3pm
What: Pitching Competition


Hosted at North Queensland’s first and only distillery and one of the premier attractions on the Atherton Tablelands, Mt Uncle Distillery. Hear from incredible speakers throughout the day, including last year's Australian and Global FAC winner, David Davies from AgUnity.

See website for list of all speakers.
Venue: Mt Uncle Distillery, 1819 Chewko Road, Walkamin

Lunch and a drink will be included.

When: Saturday 17th of November - 5pm - 8pm
What: Winner Announcement and Celebration Dinner


Hosted at the Yungaburra Hotel with special guest speaker Larry Lopez. Larry has spent most of the past 25 years involved in projects that enable innovation. He has deep experience in technology finance having spent 17 years at Silicon Valley Bank. Larry is the director of several technology-related private companies and venture capital funds, and sits on a number of not for profit boards in Australia and the United States.
Venue: Yungaburra Pub, 6 Kehoe Place, Yungaburra

Buffet Dinner and drink included.


For More Information head to the Startup Tablelands website: https://fac.startuptablelands.org/

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