DAY ONE

1 April 2020

PLENARY AND KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Introduction - Mr Ross MacDiarmid, Chair RDA ACT. 
Opening - The Hon Nola Marino MP Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories. Minister the Hon Shane Rattenbury MLC.

Keynote Speaker - Henry Gordon-Smith, Agritecture, New York USA.

SUSTAINABLE URBAN FARMING

Presentation - Marc Noyce, CEO Biofilta

FOOD INNOVATION

Presentation - Sharon Natoli, Founding Director, Food & Nutrition Australia

VERTICAL FARMING

Presentation - Ben Lee, Invertigro

FOOD SUCCESS STORIES

FOOD COOPERATIVES

Presentation - Food Connect, Brisbane

FARMING FOR THE CITY

Presentation - Charlie Prell, Farmers for Climate Action

INVESTOR VIEWS - FOOD SYSTEMS

Presentation - David Eyre, Future Food Systems CRC

WORKFORCE AND SKILLS

Presentation - Skills for Future Foods, FIAL

WELCOME RECEPTION

Featuring an experience of regional and local provenance, food pop-ups, wineries, spirits and horticultural produce.

FOOD CLUSTERS PRESENTATION

Experiences from Australia’s Food Clusters, FIAL

WEDNESDAY BUSINESS CONNECT

Food businesses; innovative farm and food solutions providers in the spotlight. Facilitated by the Canberra Innovation Network team (CBRIN).

MEDIA KIT

Thank you for supporting Canberra's first-ever sustainable food event.

 

This media page contains media resources including: key contacts, press release, event program, images and video downloads.

MEDIA CONTACT AND EVENT DETAILS

Please direct all media enquiries to:

Suzanne Gearing

Event Manager

+61 438 918 680

suzanne.gearing@rdaact.org.au

Date: 17-18 November 2020

Location: Canberra, Australia

EVENT PROGRAM

Contains details of all sessions over the conference's two days.

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VIDEO

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