ANU-AgriFutures Australia: Space technologies for Australia's rural sector (Virtual Workshop)

Presented by ANU College of Science

Join colleagues from agriculture, fisheries, forestry, government, rural RDC's, research centres, commercial service providers and universities to discuss the future of satellite technology and co-design an Industry Issues report for AgriFutures Australia.

On behalf of AgriFutures Australia, the Australian National University invites you to an interactive virtual workshop, delivered over two half days, to assess the future of space technologies in the rural sector.

Day 1 - Tuesday, 18 August from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm (AEST)

Session 1: Defining the needs and challenges in the agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors.
Session 2: Current and emerging Earth observation and communication technologies of relevance to industry challenges.
Day 2 - Wednesday, 19 August from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm (AEST)

Session 1: Brainstorm the value proposition of different combinations of technologies and business models to solve industry challenges.
Session 2: Addressing barriers to adopting technological applications that solve existing and future industry challenges.
The workshop will be delivered over four sequential sessions. It is advised that you attend all of the sessions to get the most out of the event.

Registrations close on 2 August 2020.

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