evokeAG is an international agrifood tech event. It attracts leaders, farmers, startups, innovators, accelerators, researchers, universities, businesses, corporates, government and investors to the one location to discover what is happening across agrifood tech and related research in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

About

evokeAG will be held at the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne on the 18-19 February 2020.

Get involved

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved in our 2020 evokeAG event.

  • Partners: we work closely with our evokeAG partners to deliver a unique event which highlights the best and brightest across our food and farming systems
  • Pitch Tent: opportunities for startups (across three different stages) to pitch in front of a captured audience that may assist in furthering their idea/product/service/problem
  • Startup Alley: via an application process, evokeAG offers 15 innovative startup businesses in the agricultural or food industries the opportunity to showcase their ideas to over 700 delegates from Australia and abroad at the event within a specific startup exhibition space
  • Future Young Leaders: the evokeAG Future Young Leaders Program identifies 10 emerging thought-leaders within agriculture to attend evokeAG. The successful applicants present their key passion and/or research relating to one of the event themes – food, farm or future – to an international audience

Event news and highlights

evokeAG 2019 Day 1 highlights

The best and brightest in the agricultural field planted seeds of inspiration to a sold-out crowd in Melbourne. Close to 1,200 delegates including farmers, entrepreneurs and innovators from 20 different countries filled the city’s Royal Exhibition Building for day one of evokeAG, the inaugural international agrifood technology event powered by AgriFutures Australia.

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evokeAG 2019 Day 2 highlights

The 100 thought-leaders who took to the stage over the two days are renowned for changing the very notions of how we will feed the world’s rapidly growing population. Regarded as ‘disruptors’ for their visionary innovation, the world-leading speakers connected Australian primary producers with global insights in an Australian first.

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Agricultural entrepreneur pockets $20,000 at evokeAG Pitch Tent competition

Close to 1,200 international delegates packed Melbourne’s iconic Royal Exhibition Building on Wednesday, 20 February to cheer on the four Pitch Tent winners announced at the inaugural, sold-out evokeAG event.

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Collaboration will shape the future of Australian agrifood tech

Managing Director of AgriFutures Australia John Harvey knows better than most how much great work is being done in agrifood tech across Australia and he’s on a mission to bring together everyone interested in this burgeoning sector. To help shape the future of Australia’s food and fibre industries AgriFutures Australia has created evokeAG, an international technology event to be held next February in Melbourne to bring the world and Australia’s brightest agriculture and technology minds together.

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