SW Agri Connect Trade Forum: online & free of charge


Whether it be bushfires, droughts, floods, trade issues or a pandemic, now more than ever being connected is key to increasing our resilience to these challenges. For this reason we are bringing together agribusiness leaders, sector players, international partners and government representatives from across the globe in our inaugural SW Agri Connect Trade Forum.

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Key issues and opportunities we will be exploring

  • Trade outlook for the sector

  • Future-proofing the supply chain and traceability

  • Global market snapshots from international speakers

  • Sustainability and environment

  • Attracting investment

  • Export protocols and opportunities

Forum: online & free of charge


Thursday 30 July 2020


2:30pm - 5pm (AEST)


Free of charge





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Agri Connect: Clink & Drink


Thursday 30 July 2020


5pm - 5:30pm (AEST)


AU$30 (incl GST)
All proceeds will go to Landcare Australia





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Hear from keynote speakers and panel discussions presented as an interactive webinar, delivered online and free of charge. We have designed the forum to enable you to join the program at any time that suits you to tune into topics of interest.

  2:30pm – 2:35pm

  Gradient CV Photo Matthew Schofield    

  Welcome, housekeeping & thank you to sponsors

  Host: Matthew Schofield, ShineWing Australia

  2:35pm – 2:55pm


  Keynote: Trade outlook for agribusiness

  Ms Louise Staley, Shadow Treasurer and Shadow Minister for
  Economic Development, Parliament of Victoria

  2:55pm – 3:25pm

  Toby Graham
  General Manager China 
  ShineWing Australia 

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  Panel presentation: Outlook for the sector

  Krissada Jutimongkonkul, Director, ShineWing Thailand
  Mark Tanner, Managing Director, China Skinny
  Dhruv Gupta, Partner, ShineWing Hong Kong

  3:25pm – 3:55pm

  Steven Edmonds
  ShineWing Australia 

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  Panel presentation: Future-proofing the supply chain
  Exploring vertical integration, traceability & sustainability

  Justin McFarlane, Principal Consultant, ShineWing Australia 
  Nick Hazell, Founder & CEO, V2 Foods
  Robert MacKenzie, Managing Director, Macka's Beef
  David Foote, Managing Director, Australian Country Choice

  3:55pm – 4:25pm

  Matthew Schofield
  ShineWing Australia 

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  Panel presentation: Attracting investment into your agribusiness
  Exploring funding, capital raising & managing opportunities

  Richard Cotter, State Director VIC/TAS, ANZ Commercial Banking
  Tim Baird, Branch Head Foreign Investment Division, The Treasury
  Jae Debrincat, Associate Director, ShineWing Australia 
  Daniel Bisignano, Director-International Investment, State Government of Victoria
  Zhining Yang, Market Lead for China, State Government of Victoria
  Matthew Williams, acting Executive Director for Investment Attraction, NSW Treasury

  4:25pm – 4:55pm

  Danny Armstrong
  Managing Partner
  ShineWing Australia 

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  Panel presentation: Trade & export
  Discussing stories, export issues & opportunities

  Brett Stevens, Commissioner Greater China, Victorian Government
  David Chu, Head of International Business, ShineWing Australia 

  4:55pm – 5pm

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  Thank you & formal program concludes

  Host: Matthew Schofield


  Agri connect: Clink & Drink commences

  Paid networking session


  5:00pm – 5:30pm

  Register here

  AU$30 (incl GST). All funds will 
  be donated to Landcare 

  Once you join the session, you 
  will be able to enter multiple 
  networking rooms



  Room 1: China

  Host: Danny Armstrong & Toby Graham


  Room 2: Greater Bay Area

  Host: David Chu


  Room 3: Wine investment

  Host: Matthew Schofield & Tom Mullarkey

     Room 4: Sustainability

  Host: Steven Edmonds & Justin McFarlane













































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We look forward to connecting with you then.