Callaghan Innovation become main sponsor of the 2016 SVForum AgTech Conference

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WNT Ventures
WNT Ventures
Wharf42 is a co-founder of WNT Ventures, the investor of choice for many New Zealand researchers, CRI’s, universities and privately owned organisations and corporations
Plug and Play
Plug and Play
Wharf42 is an International Partner of Plug and Play Tech Center, Silicon Valley’s largest incubator. Plug and Play is home to the Wharf42 Meteoroid Program
SVForum
SVForum
SVForum is the oldest and largest entrepreneur and investor network in Silicon Valley. Wharf42 is proud to be an SVForum Global Outreach Partner

Introducing our Silicon Valley Network

Wharf42 has established significant partnerships with Silicon Valley’s leading entrepreneur and investor networks. We are a Plug and Play Tech Center International Partner and a Global Outreach Partner of SVForum. We host the Wharf42 Meteoroid Program at the Plug and Play offices in Sunnyvale, CA.

In New Zealand, we support the commercialisation of complex research and IP from our Universities, Crown Research Institutes & the private sector, via WNT Ventures. A co-founder of WNT, we work with our Silicon Valley networks to provide some of the key global connectivity that will be necessary to scale and accelerate WNT’s investment opportunities.

In April 2016, we are co-organising SVForum’s ‘How Digital Technologies are Transforming AgTech’ Conference. With our extensive contacts within the Silicon Valley AgTech startup and investor ecosystem, we look forward to supporting New Zealand’s growing AgTech community connect and engage with both its Valley and wider North America market peers.

  • Co-founder of WNT Ventures, a leading New Zealand tech-focused incubator
  • Wharf42 is a Plug and Play Tech Center International Partner. Plug and Play is the largest business incubator in Silicon Valley
  • Wharf42′s Meteoroid Program, supporting early stage Kiwi tech companies connect with Silicon Valley, is hosted at Plug and Play
  • Wharf42 is proud to be a Global Outreach Partner of SVForum. SVForum is the oldest and largest entrepreneur and investor network in the Valley

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Announcing the 2016 SVForum AgTech Conference

Wharf42 is delighted to announce that it is the co-organiser of the 2016 SVForum, ‘How Digital Technology is Transforming AgTech’ Conference. The Conference will be held in Silicon Valley on Thursday 21 April 2016.

Providing a global Leadership Position Platform for NZ AgTech

The 2016 SVForum AgTech Conference provides New Zealand with the opportunity to take a leadership position that will help define the future of farming for the next thirty years.

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