Monthly Archives: May 2018

AgTech Opportunities Abound

admin/ May 17, 2018/ Event

Agtech, the new ‘it’ industry AgTech is the industry to be working in, according to Sarah Nolet, founder of AgThentic, our speaker for April at Australian agriculture: Ignored by tech no longer?. “There is no better place for agrifood tech than Australia,” she said. Agriculture is in the middle of major shifts: increasing demands for food, changing consumer preferences, becoming

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Pitching and Prizes: David Cox Shares His Experience

admin/ May 5, 2018/ Event, Pitch

In October, 2017, David Cox, from Advanced Catering Solutions took part in one of the North Sydney Innovation Network’s regular pitch events. Here’s his summary of what he gained from the experience… I entered the NSIN Pitch Contest. I saw it as an excellent opportunity to practice pitching in front of welcoming and friendly judges and audience. I received some useful advice

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Preparing For Drones Means Open Discussion and Forward Planning

admin/ May 1, 2018/ Policy

The North Sydney Innovation Network on Friday (27th April 2018) launched a report: Flying Robots in the Skies Above Our Neighbourhoods: Are North Shore Councils and Communities Ready for Drones? with the help of Mr Trent Zimmerman, Federal MP for North Sydney.  The report explores the drone market, different types and uses for drones, opportunities and risks, regulations and what

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