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This event's for all those interested in knowing more about international agricultural research!

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Are you a student or early career researchers who's Interested in getting involved in international Ag? Or perhaps you're got a lot of experience in this area..

This event's for YOU! Join our speed networking event (online) and contribute your experience on Growing Up Rural - no matter where you've come from, agriculture can take you anywhere.

We're pleased to welcome 3 guest speakers who will be sharing their experiences of growing up rural and how their experience has shaped them

Dr. John Otto

John is a RAID member and a QLD state rep!He completed an Animal Science and Nutrition PhD at UTAS in 2016, but has since moved to sunny Queensland as a Postdoctural Research Fellow at JCU. John was born in Sudan and we look forward to hearing more about his motivations for pursuing a career in agricultural science.

Mr. Theo Ives

As a 7-year-old Theo spent a year living in Vietnam with his family while his father coordinated an ACIAR project. Fast-forward 11years and Theo is living in Launceston and is in his first year of a Bachelor of Agricultural Science degree. Is there a link between histime in Vietnam and the decision to study agriculture - come along to find out!

Mr. Heru Indrayadi

Heru has been working as a forest pathologistin Sumatra, Indonesia for over 15 years. In 2019 he moved to Tasmania to undertake aPhD at UTAS as he wants to be able to help keep his country safe from tree diseases that threaten the eucalyptus and acacia plantations. We're looking forward to hearing what's next for Heru.

This event will be held on online, and once you register, you'll be sent the Zoom link the day prior.

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