Industry Linkages Forum

TICKETS $60 – includes full day conference, catering and networking drinks

The Industry Linkages Forum is a first of its kind event, designed as a platform for growers, grower groups, agri-food industry partners and innovators to come together to establish critical networks and linkages required to increase the value of agriculture in regional WA. The event will include guest speakers from industry and business to give insight into the trends, methods and opportunities available to create value driven and market leading initiatives.

Growers, grower groups, producer collectives and agri-food supply chain partners including prospective innovators and non-traditional industry partners (e.g. in business, innovation and technology sectors).

Cameron Syme – Director, Latro Lawyers & Founder of Great Southern Distilling Company
Mark Upton –Research and Development Tax Partner, Ernst Young
Shyamala Vishnumohan – Lupins Project, Grain Industry Association of WA
Nigel Metz – South East Premium Wheat Growers Association (SEPWA)
Christine Kershaw – Stirlings to Coast Farmers
Larry Jorgensen – WinesWA
Liz Barbour – Honey CRC
Kim Antonio – DAFWA Food Industry Innovation Project
Keith Anthonisz – Future Systems Consulting
Brendon McAtee – AusIndustry Innovation Connections

Click here to view the full program.
Start time: 8.30am
Speaker sessions: 8.45am – 2.30pm
Coordinated networking workshops: 2.30pm – 4pm
Networking drinks: 4pm – 5.30pm

This first of its kind event will be held at The Platform in the Perth CBD, Level 3/256 Adelaide Terrace, Perth. The Platform is a new collaborative, co-working space for not-for-profits, industry and individuals, providing a partnering space for the development of innovative collaborations and programs in WA.

The closest parking can be found at CPP Terrace Road or CPP Concert Hall, with the venue only a short walk across the road. Alternatively, the venue is easily accessed via public transport – catch a train to Elizabeth Quay Station and a free bus will drop you off right outside!


For more information contact Sarah Houston, T: 0408 602 269, E: