Sustainable Food Business Innovation Summit

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The Farm Byron Bay

11 Ewingsdale Road

Ewingsdale

Byron Bay, NSW 2481

Australia

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Would You Like to See Organic, Nutrient Dense Food Become More Affordable and More Available to Everybody?

Do You Believe That Our Food Should Be Produced in a Sustainable Manner That Regenerates Soil and Overcomes Our Reliance on Chemical Inputs?

Would You Like to Be More Fairly Rewarded as an Ethical Food Producer?

Got An Innovative Idea or Startup That Could Create Exponential Outcomes in the Sustainable Food System?

Join the industry’s leading agribusiness mentors, thought leaders, impact investors and startup experts to discover new solutions for business and innovation in organics and sustainable food.

Over Two days, You Will Learn and Implement Strategies and Solutions to Help You:

- Scale Up Your Current Farm or Business

- Turn Your Startup or Innovation Into a Commercial Success!

DAY 1: SCALING UP SUSTAINABLE FOOD PRODUCTION - Friday 22nd March 2019

Strategies to Grow Your Sustainable or Organic Food Business and Claim Your Slice of the Fastest Growing Food Sector in the Western World

DAY 2: SUSTAINABLE FOOD INNOVATION STARTUP CHALLENGE - Saturday 23rd March 2019

A Complete Step By Step System to Take Your Startup from Great Idea to Commercial Launch, PLUS Your Chance to Win $6000 Worth of PRIZES

Here's What to Expect on Both Days:

DAY 1: SCALING UP SUSTAINABLE FOOD PRODUCTION

Here’s just a taste of what you will learn at this exclusive full day event:

  • How to tap into emerging market trends and design your ideal lifestyle

  • How to buy back 20 hours of your time each week so you can start doing the strategic work of scaling up your operation

  • How to find and hire the best team members to grow your income for you as you scale

  • How to profit by adopting Regenerative Farming practices.
  • Are you a Price Maker or a Price Taker? How to access and create premium markets for your produce

  • Going National – Insider tips for selling to major food retailers

  • How to break into lucrative US and Asian markets

  • Demystifying Marketing - effective ways to get your message to the right people without spending a fortune

  • How to account for factors you can’t control (like the weather) by understanding and controlling what you can

  • How to adopt a business mindset, even in the midst of overwhelm

  • Simple value add strategies that can double or even triple your bottom line within 12 months

DAY 2: THE SUSTAINABLE FOOD INNOVATION STARTUP CHALLENGE

Do You Have an Innovative Idea Or Startup Business That Could Create Exponential Outcomes in the Sustainable Food Supply Chain?

Would You Like to Play a Part in the "Nutrient Dense" Food Revolution?

Take the First Step to Turning Your Startup into a Commercial Success!

Join us as we guide you through a world class business incubation process to take your startup from great idea to ready to launch!

Join us as to be guided through a world class business incubation process to:

  • Develop and refine your idea into a scalable global business concept

  • Create an unforgettable USP and value proposition for your product or service

  • Test your idea in the market (before you spend any more money developing it!)

  • Design a marketing plan that won't blow your budget

  • Learn how to identify and recruit a team of ideal co-founders, employees and techies

  • Understand your funding requirements and find investment capital by bypassing the banks

  • Access government funding to create your minimum viable product (MVP)

  • Apply a simple formula to pitch your idea to potential investors

PLUS! You will be invited to pitch your startup concept at the end of the day to our expert judging panel. The most successful pitches will win a Venture Organic Startup Incubation Mentoring Program worth over $6000!

FAQs

Which Day Of This Event Should I Attend?

You Should Attend DAY ONE of This Event If:

  • If you are an existing organic or sustainable food producer who wants to ramp up your income and simplify your lifestyle, this event will show you a roadmap to achieve this through scaling

  • If you are a farmer considering conversion to organics or regenerative farming, but are worried about making costly mistakes, this event will give you the confidence to profit in transition

  • If you are new to organics or sustainable food or considering starting production, you will learn how to “start at scale” and take advantage of the next stage of “the Wellness Revolution”

You should attend DAY TWO of this event if:

  • You have a startup, innovative idea or business concept that could improve the affordability, availability or viability of organic, sustainably produced food

  • You are an entrepreneur, marketer, organic producer or investor who wants to make a difference in the world of organics and healthy food by getting involved with an innovative startup!

  • You aspire to a career in organics, natural health, regenerative agriculture or innovation and want to team up with other like minded people to participate in a startup

  • You are an investor interested in assessing pitches from disruptive startups that will allow fresh organic, sustainable food production to become a mainstream default option for all consumers

Or, you could attend BOTH DAYS of this event if you are passionate about organic, nutrient rich fresh food and want to connect with game changers and innovators in this exciting space!

Is this workshop ONLY for Certified Organic Producers?

No - the business strategies and startup incubation process you will learn at this event apply equally to all food production and innovation based on healthy, spray free, nutrient dense food, including anything farmed using regenerative practices.

What do I need to bring to the event?

For DAY ONE, simply bring a notebook and pen, an open mind and a strong desire to discover solutions and opportunities to scale your business in sustainable food. A light lunch is provided.

For DAY TWO, we will contact you via email once you have registered and ask you some simple questions about your startup idea or business, and give you a further individual briefing about how to get the most from the day.

If you are attending as a participant but don't have a startup yourself we will do our best to match you up with a project that could best fit your skill set and preferred level of involvement. Just keep an eye on your email and we will do the rest!

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Simple - just email adam@ventureorganic.com and we will get back to you within a day.

Is lunch included on DAY TWO?

No, please bring your own lunch or there are fantastic catering options on site. Just check out www.thefarm.com.au for details.

How do I get there? Can I park etc?

Just check out www.thefarm.com.au/gettinghere/ for all your travel arrangements. Parking is free and onsite all day.

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The Farm Byron Bay

11 Ewingsdale Road

Ewingsdale

Byron Bay, NSW 2481

Australia

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