AgriBiotech Summit 2023 programme launched


The one-day agricultural biotechnology event held onsite alongside the AusBiotech 2023 national conference has launched its programme, featuring sessions on sustainable food production, First Nation partnerships, and capital raising in the agritech sector.

Agriculture and biotechnology converge at the one-day AgriBiotech Summit on 2 November, which today launches its programme of sessions and speakers, highlighting Australia’s innovative agribiotech capabilities and solutions.

The AgriBiotech Summit includes a keynote from Joanne Todd, Challenge Director, High-Value Nutrition, who will speak on how the government-backed High-Value Nutrition Challenge brings together New Zealand’s top scientists to work collaboratively to develop high-value foods with validated health benefits while driving economic growth.

The Summit also features panel sessions focused on the role of biotech in renewable energy production and biosecurity, partnering with First Nations for natural product discovery, and the role of open-source info and patent analytics in agritech/food tech innovation.

Held on 2 November, delegates can purchase a day pass to attend the AgriBiotech Summit or attend as part of their AusBiotech 2023 full conference pass registration  

Aimed at highlighting the challenges and opportunities facing people and the planet, the AgriBiotech Summit showcases innovative approaches to biosecurity, food production and natural product development and the ground-breaking growth and opportunities available for the sector.

AusBiotech 2023, Australia’s premier life sciences event hosted in Brisbane from 1-3 November, will feature over 50 engaging sessions and more than 100 speakers, highlighting Australia’s role in advancing biotechnology on the world stage.

Take advantage of the AusBiotech 2023 early-bird conference pass rate and save up to $280 before it ends on 18 September. Your pass provides access to:

  • The AgriBiotech Summit – a one-day agri-bio-focused summit held onsite at AusBiotech 2023;
  • Programme sessions featuring an impressive lineup of speakers;
  • Our industry partners - connect in the exhibition hall;
  • Networking opportunities with other delegates and partners;
  • The Early-Stage Innovation Forum – a rapid-fire pitch competition for researchers and pre-seed companies;
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments in the exhibition hall; and,
  • AusPartnering, AusBiotech's highly popular business matching programme, facilitating thousands of 1:1 meetings across the conference week.

AusBiotech 2023 is created by industry, for industry, and for more than three decades it has created a forum to reflect on the sector’s achievements and exchange ideas to further advance the industry. The Queensland Government proudly sponsors the 2023 national conference.

Join the AgriBiotech Summit at AusBiotech 2023 to celebrate and connect with our thriving Australian ecosystem by registering here.

Download the full AgriBiotech Summit programme here.