AdvanceAg 2020

AdvanceAg 2020, South Australia’s first AgTech showcase, was held on Monday 24 February 2020 at the Adelaide Showgrounds.

The event included two keynote speakers:

  • Dr Astorre Modena, Founder and Managing Director of Terra Venture Partners in Israel
  • Darren Thomas, CEO of Thomas Foods International

The day also included:

  • 3 concurrent breakout sessions focusing on Farm Management, Remote Sensing and IoT Devices
  • panel sessions focused on the drivers and barriers to adopting AgTech,and how AgTech can assist in emergency recovery.

Fast facts:

  • The event received 317 registrations
  • 32% of attendees were either farmers/producers or on farm service providers
  • Our post event survey showed:
    • 87% of respondents would be very likely or likely to attend a future AdvanceAg showcase.
    • 82% of respondents said the program was excellent or good.
    • 76% of farmer/producer respondents said AdvanceAg was likely or highly likely to accelerate their adoption of AgTech, and ultimately benefit their business.
    • 100% of exhibitor respondents said that they would exhibit again.