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Wednesday 28 November 2018

18:00 – 19:30

Welcome Reception

The Cidery Bar & Kitchen, Rydges World Square

Day 1 Thursday 29 November 2018

7:00 – 17:00

Registration Opens

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome

9:15 – 9:45

Dr Keith Suter
Global Futurist & Consultant on Strategic Planning

Challenges Facing Australian Agriculture: How do we achieve our goals by 2030?

9:45 – 10:00

Tulough Guerin

Chair, Ag Institute Australia
An industry first: Certified Agricultural Professional

10:00 – 10:30

Morning Coffee 

10:30 – 12:30

Challenges – Discussion Panel

Anika Molesworth
2015 Young Farmer of the Year

John Harvey
Managing Director, AgriFutures Australia

Professor Salah Sukkarieh
Director, Australian Centre for Field Robotics

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 15:00

Brave Pitch

15:00 – 15:30

Afternoon Tea

Breakout Sessions

15:30 – 17:00

Controlling Supply Chains

Technology – where are we now? Human Touch – beyond the bottom line

17:00

Day 1 concludes

19:00 – 22:00

Conference Dinner 

The Pumphouse

Day 2  Friday 30 November 2018

7:00 – 17:00

Registration Opens

7:15 – 8:30

A Brave Breakfast

8:30 – 9:00

Morning Coffee

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome to Day 2

9:10 – 10:00

Dr Paul Fisher, The Global Economy and Agriculture

10:00 – 10:30

Morning Tea 

Breakout Sessions

10:30 – 12:30

Water & Energy

Precision Agriculture Human Touch

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:30

What really is blockchain, and why does it matter?

14:30 – 15:00

The GenXChange

15:00 – 15:15

Conference Wrap Up 

15:30 – 16:00

Networking