Future Agro Challenge Indonesia 2018 (Startup Pitch Competition)
DATE & TIME :
Thursday, 22 November, 2018 - 12:00pm to 05:00pm
FOOD AND BEVERAGES SERVED?
Seminar Room II (100 pax)
TYPE OF EVENT:
The largest global competition in food, agtech, and agriculture is back!
Future Agro Challenge (FAC) is the leading global competition that discovers innovative fundable food, agtech, and agriculture ventures addressing national, regional, and global challenges, from farm to fork.
Over the past four years FAC has organized a national competition in over 60 countries across 5 continents. This year, BLOCK71 Jakarta and ANGIN are proud to bring back FAC for the second time in Indonesia!We are opening the application from now until 5th November 2018.
Winners of each national competition will win return air ticket and accommodation to FAC Global Championship to gain access to world-class mentors, investors, potential clients, and new market opportunities. The FAC Global Championships is a highlight event at the Global Agripreneurs Summit 2019
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
- Companies across agriculture value chain
- Exist no longer than 5 years
- Innovative or scalable business idea or model
- Has initial traction or Minimum Viable Product
- Proficient in the English language
Main categories: FoodTech, AgTech, Agriculture Production and Processing, Nutrition and Health, Farmers Income, Food Waste, Food or Beverage Product or Retail, Agriculture Education, Agro Tourism, Safety and Health, Packaging and Logistics.
About Future Agro Challenge
Future Agro Challenge (FAC) is a global platform bringing together in an effective partnership, all food and agribusiness stakeholders and players to create the acceleration process for agripreneurs and startups to fulfiltheir potential in finding solutions to local, regional and global challenges and to revolutionize the food value chain. As part, FAC holds the largest global competition that discovers innovative fundable food, agtech, and agriculture ventures from various corners of the globe. The most promising ideas and ventures are selected to compete in the Global Championships for the title of ‘Agribusiness of the Year’. FAC provides key tools and opportunities to help them grow their business and expand them into new markets.
About BLOCK71 Jakarta
BLOCK71 Jakarta is a partnership between NUS Enterprise and Salim Group. Located at Kuningan, the heart of Jakarta’s business district and growing epicentre for the tech start-up community, it is part of the BLOCK71 network, an initiative by NUS Enterprise in collaboration with corporates and government agencies. BLOCK71 is an ecosystem builder and global connector. It catalyses and aggregates start-up communities, providing opportunities for growth and access to new markets.
ANGIN (Angel Investment Network Indonesia) is the first and largest group of 56 prominent high-net-worth individuals committed to providing funding and mentoring to early-stage companies active in Indonesia. Our services include strategic sourcing, due diligence support and legal implementation to investors while preparing and bringing entrepreneurs to the right investment readiness. Since its inception in 2013, ANGIN investors have invested in 30+ companies with a unique mix of technology, offline companies, and social enterprises.