Director of Research Development
University of Southern Queensland
3:30 PM CASE STUDY: Leveraging from International Partners to Grow Technological Capabilities in the Agricultural Sector
This session will take a look into University of Southern Queensland’s agricultural portfolio and highlight a number of key industry partnerships. By working closely with growers, research development corporations, Australian SMEs and global multinational organisations, i.e. John Deere, USQ develops advanced robotic sensing technologies to enhance autonomy in crop protection, biosecurity and animal welfare on-farm, with aims for on-farm adoption in the commercial farm conditions of today.
- Leveraging from international partners to improve local capabilities
- Aligning stakeholder expectations and driving collaboration in disruptive environments
- Role of technology in improving productivity in the Agriculture sector