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Agritech Networking Events Are Back For 2021

Wednesday, 28 October 2020, 3:36 pm | MobileTech

Covid-19 has had a massive impact on events, both locally and throughout the world. Up until now, in-person events have either been cancelled or moved to online only. While this has provided a temporary stop-gap measure for many industry sectors, the ... More >>

Should primary producers do more to protect their data?

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, 12:22 pm | MobileTech

While farmers and horticulturalists continue to integrate new digital technologies into their businesses, this data reliance does bring with it new vulnerabilities and risks. The next generation of producers are doing away with basic spreadsheets ... More >>

Technology transforming the primary sector

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 9:28 am | MobileTech

Technology transforming the primary sector Solving rural producers’ challenges and improving productivity through technology will be key themes at next year’s MobileTECH 2019. Now in its 7th year, MobileTECH will, once again, bring together ... More >>

The changing face of Agritech

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 3:48 pm | MobileTech

Industries rise, fall and evolve under the constant development of new and innovative technologies. Refrigeration changed how food was supplied, the lightbulb enabled us to utilise more hours in the day, the telephone connected people and the internet ... More >>

Young leaders have a voice at technology event

Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 9:39 am | MobileTech

One of the key features of the MobileTECH event run for New Zealand’s primary industries last year was a Meet the Future Leaders Panel. “This included some of the brightest young people working currently within the sector” says MobileTECH Programme Manager, ... More >>

Major primary industry tech event returning this March

Thursday, 2 February 2017, 10:09 am | MobileTech

In just under two months, Rotorua will again be playing host to nearly 300 industry representatives from throughout the primary industries sector. MobileTECH 2017 is a major industry conference focusing on new technologies and innovations designed ... More >>

Future tech driving food and fibre

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 11:47 am | MobileTech

Kiwi ingenuity has been the backbone of New Zealand’s primary food and fibre industries over the last 150 years. More >>

Tackling disruptive innovations for primary industries

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 2:15 pm | MobileTech

Five years ago, a small team of tech enthusiasts laid the groundwork for a new primary industry event for Australasia, MobileTECH. The objective was to bring together and showcase mobile innovations designed to increase productivity within the sector. More >>

TECH Talks highlight at national primary industry conference

Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 4:21 pm | MobileTech

In two weeks Rotorua will be playing host to over 300 industry representatives from throughout the agriculture, horticulture and forestry sectors. MobileTECH 2016 is a two-day conference focusing on new technologies and innovations designed for our ... More >>

Rural Technology Partnerships Key Theme for MobileTECH

Thursday, 28 January 2016, 3:07 pm | MobileTech

MobileTECH has established itself as a major technology event for New Zealand’s primary industries. Since the inaugural event ran back in 2013, the goal has always been to showcase and promote, direct to the user, the latest mobile technologies ... More >>

Primary industry sector on verge of technological revolution

Wednesday, 21 January 2015, 4:01 pm | MobileTech

While farmers and other rural industries have always been innovators and pioneers, many city dwellers still think of them as tough, hardworking people who do without ‘modern’ technologies such as smart phones, tablets and big screen TVs. More >>

A new generation of tools for the primary sector

Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 4:52 pm | MobileTech

The primary sector is facing a major evolution in how they operate their businesses. Whether its satellite imagery of plantation forests, GPS tracking and real-time scheduling of transport and logistics, soil management through wireless sensor monitoring and ... More >>

Mobile Technology Summit Attracting Industry Specialists

Thursday, 23 May 2013, 12:21 pm | MobileTech

For the first time in New Zealand, a mobile communications event is being run specifically for primary industries. MobileTECH Summit 2013 runs in Wellington on 7-8 August. An exciting two-day programme bringing together this country’s leading communications ... More >>