We've partnered with the new Young Agricultural Professionals Network and some great sponsors to kick off the agtech community in Tassie with the first event at Enterprize Launceston!
The topic of the night will be the 2017 SproutX Accelerator program and Pip Courtney from ABC Landline will quizz fellow Tassie native Sam Trethewey, SproutX's General Manager on the program and how it will help Australian agriculture enable innovation and disruption.
Applications for the program are open now at http://www.SproutX.com.au ( http://www.sproutx.com.au/ ) which is offering:
• $40k in startup capital
• 6 months office space if you're in Melbourne
• Mentoring from Australia’s top entrepreneurs
• Venture backing in post-Accelerator funding rounds of up to $1 million
• Distribution of product via 700+ locations around Australia with partners Ruralco and Findex
In this Info Night we'll go through the SproutX Accelerator offer where we're seeking 10 teams, the huge international agtech opportunity and we'll be answering any community questions.
Do come and support the budding agtech movement in Australia, bring a friend and don't forget to apply for the SproutX Accelerator before May the 8th 2017.