Frequently Asked Questions

AusBiotech is Australia's biotechnology industry organisation working on behalf of over 3,000 members in the areas of human health, medical devices, food technology, agriculture, environmental and industrial biotechnology, for more than 30 years.

AusEvents™ is the events management division of AusBiotech Ltd, launched to provide more value for its members.

The AusAg & Foodtech Summit 2017 translates Australian science into business, putting the spotlight on investment in agritech and foodtech innovation.

The two-day summit will examine issues critical to the development, access, investment and adoption of agritech and foodtech:

  • Investment trends and opportunities
  • Translation, capital access, commercialisation and market drivers
  • Company success stories and emerging technologies
  • The marketplace, a dedicated exhibition space for networking and partnering opportunities
  • Agritech and foodtech in the digital age

Adelaide Convention Centre 
Riverbank Rooms 
North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, 5000

  • Investors and agritech and foodtech investment experts
  • Industry enablers including incubators, accelerators, service providers and government representatives
  • Technology creators such as researchers, developers and academics
  • Customer and user groups, seeking access to innovation in agriculture and food science

Contact / +61 3 9828 1400 to submit your expression of interest or click here to find out more.

Dinner @ The Marketplace is a dedicated space to connect industry leaders, experts and investors with one another and share ideas. Engage with delegates, view posters and displays and network with key stakeholders in agritech and foodtech. 

For more information about the registration fees, please refer to the registration page located on the website.

Business attire is preferred during the Summit days and all networking events. 

Aligning your brand with the AusAg & Foodtech Summit positions you with direct communication with industry professionals relevant to your market.

Contact the AusBiotech Events team and discuss further on P +61 3 9828 1400 or E

AusBiotech will be managing the registration process. Please refer to the registration page of this website to register for the Summit.

If you should have any further questions regarding registration, please contact the AusBiotech Events team on / +61 3 9828 1400.

No, but we would encourage you to become a member. If you should join AusBiotech within 30 days of the summit, the difference in registration fees will be refunded to you - after the Summit concludes.

AusBiotech Members receive membership conference rates, the opportunity to take future exhibition and partnership packages at reduced rates and many other benefits of Australia’s biotechnology organisation. 

To become a member of AusBiotech, please contact Tanya Daw, Member Services Manager on / +61 3 9828 1400.

Early bird registration closes at 11:59pm AEST on Thursday 8 June 2017, after which time the standard rates will apply.

All cancellation requests must be made in writing to AusBiotech at
1. Cancellations made before Friday 5 May 2017 will receive a refund, less a $150 administration fee.
2. Cancellations made after Friday 5 May 2017 will not receive a refund.
3. No refunds will be issued until after the Summit.
4. Substituting names will be accepted only prior to the conference. Registration is valid for the named attendee only. Substituting a delegate from the same organisation is welcome as long as AusBiotech is notified by email by Monday 24 July 2017. After this date, all name changes will incur a $50 administration fee.


For more information regarding the AusAg & Foodtech Summit please contact the AusBiotech events team, or 03 9828 1400.

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