Introducing Farming2020

Wharf42 developed Techweek17’s Farming2020 initiative to support, expand and develop New Zealand’s AgTech sector. But that’s not all, we focus on building relationships that help connect and engage New Zealand’s AgriTech ecosystem globally

  • The Farming2020 Event was Techweek17’s signature AgriTech event. It took place from 9 – 11 May 2017
  • It was hosted by our hosting partners, the Livestock Improvement Corporation, at the LIC Innovation Farm in the Waikato
  • You can check out the amazing Video Collection we generated from the 25 presentations that took place over the 3-day event

Accelerating Global AgTech Thought Leadership

Identifying opportunties to build high value market opportunities

Farming2020 showcases New Zealand AgTech

  • We teamed up with both domestic and offshore partners to enable Kiwi AgriTech companies reach out to the wider New Zealand AgriTech ecosystem
  • We continue to connect New Zealand AgriTech businesses with leading Silicon Valley AgTech entrepreneurs and investors
  • We enable New Zealand’s AgriTech sector to take a global thought leadership position
  • We are positioning New Zealand as a world-leading AgriTech hub


The Farming 2020 initiative and event were designed to support and build New Zealand's AgriTech sector