Agtech Passport: close collaboration between Argentina and Australia
The Agtech Passport initiative had a formal presentation in NXTP Labs´offices on May 8th.
This program will boost collaboration and cross fertilization of AgTech disruptive ideas between Latin America and Australia through an agreement made by Australian accelerator Sprout X and NXTP Labs.
The event also exposed the challenges that both countries have in the generation of more efficient and sustainable agricultural production methods
Esteban Campero from Argentina’s Ministry of Production was the first speaker of the event, along withMarta Cruz co founder of NXTP Labs
Shannon Powell, Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner of Austrade, then spoke about the collaboration opportunities of Argentina and Australia.
Afterwards, some of the most important AgTech startups of NXTP Labs portfolio shared their experiences with the attendees: Maximiliano Landrein of Agrofy, Augusto García of Pago Rural and Juan Carlos Abdala de Kilimo pitched their companies.
At the end of the event, Ciro Echesortu, Regional Program Director of NXTP Labs, presented the AgTech Acceleration Program and AgTech Passport agenda of events and activities.