Agrihack for Ag entrepreneurs
Agrihack Grain, an initiative of RGTC Group, is an agritech hackathon to be held at Charles Sturt University (CSU) Wagga Wagga in neighbouring Riverina, from 16- 18 September 2016.
The event will focus on innovation in the grain industry, featuring three sessions:
- Kids, Ag and Innovation – Friday 16 September; encouraging thinking from an R&D perspective
- Tech Hack – Sat & Sun 17-18 September; challenging teams to pitch tech solutions in 48 hours with a cash prize to further the idea
- Social hack – Sat & Sun 17-18 September; challenging teams to pitch programs or policy solutions to female mental health on the land in 48 hours, and given to the relevant sponsor for lobbying
The event is targeted towards students, farmers, academics, industry bodies, developers and designers, as well as corporate grain industry stakeholders.
There is no cost to participate in the event (travel and accommodation at participants’ own cost.)
Visit Agrihack for more information.