ABIC 2012, Rotorua

Anyone with an interest in agbiotech should be registering for ABIC 2012 says the host organisation, NZBIO.  “ABIC presents huge potential to advance Australasia’s agbiotech industry,” says NZBIO Chair Maxine Simmons. “As well as putting the spotlight on our capabilities and innovation in agbiotech, we can facilitate debate on important global issues.”

With agbiotech industry leaders from around the world expected at the event, NZBIO Chief Executive Michelle Sullivan, says it also presents exciting partnership opportunities. “We expect the conference to be a forum for our companies and research institutes to forge collaborations and joint ventures with premium partners.”

Further information :  Media Release of 10th September 2011

‘Slurry Bugs’ revolutionise sustainable farming practices ‘Slurry Bugs’ revolutionise sustainable farming practices

With a passion for bacteria and sustainable farming, Liz Russell, managing director of Envirosystems UK, will speak about new ways of reusing farm effluents, at the world’s most important Agricultural Biotech meeting,  ABIC 2012 on Sept 2- 6, in Rotorua next month.

Māori partner with agbio leaders to drive growth through scienceMāori partner with agbio leaders to drive growth through science

The Federation of Māori Authorities says supporting the world’s top agricultural biotechnology conference being held in Rotorua in September is an opportunity to connect its members with the best minds in the business.
Media Release, 19th June 2012Media Release, 19th June 2012

The breadth and depth of New Zealand’s approach to sustainability and its ability to collaborate are reflected in the programme announced for the world’s top agricultural biotechnology conference taking place in Rotorua in September.

Media Release, 13th Mar 2012Media Release, 13th Mar 2012

Key players in the global explosion of discoveries and interest in technologies that will fast track the development of affordable bio-based products, including bio fuels, will be in New Zealand this year for ABIC 2012.


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