Crenov8, organizers of the Meet The Farmers’ Conference (MTFC) 2018 calls upon entrepreneurs and startups in the Agriculture Sector to submit their innovative ideas for the maiden edition of MTFC Innov8 Agric Challenge.
The pitch competition is open to early stage Agric entrepreneurs from all sectors of the agriculture ecosystem and is aimed at promoting innovative ideas and enterprises that focus on food production, agro processing, agric financing, farm health, farmers’ education, soil protection, agri-technology, agri-produce warehousing and distribution and any other service that uses technology innovation to improve the agriculture value chain.
The regional finale will hold during the Meet the Farmers Conference in Accra Ghana on 4th July, Nairobi Kenya on 2nd August, Kigali Rwanda on 5th September, Abuja Nigeria on 4th October while the Grand Finale will hold on 4th November 2018 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Interested entrepreneurs can apply via: mtfc.crenov8.com/innov8agric. The selection team made up of successful entrepreneurs, investors and industry leaders will be select the best ideas based on innovativeness, originality and viability of the idea. Deadline for the application is 30th June.
Selected businesses will have the opportunity to exhibit and participate in the regional satellite conferences .Winners will emerge from each region and then go on an All-expense paid to Dubai to participate and exhibit in the MTFC grand finale and pitch for the top prize of 5000USD as well as follow-on funding and investment opportunities. They will also have access to a high worth pool of investors and potential customers at the conference.
Innov8 Agric Challenge is an initiative of the Agri Value Chain Development Conference, Meet The Farmers Conference (MTFC) which will hold across four African Countries and in Dubai, UAE with the focus on The Future of Agribusiness.