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BeefTech 2020 is an innovation and technology event for the Central Queensland beef community. It will be delivered by CHDC's Agfrontier: Regional Agtech Catalyst program in Emerald on Tuesday, 24 November 2020.

We’re bringing together the smartest minds at the intersection of livestock agriculture and technology to explore the future of agribusiness and showcase the latest innovations to improve beef production operations and business outcomes. Expert speakers, live demonstrations and trade displays, combined with a tasty breakfast and industry networking opportunities, make this an event not to be missed.

Registration Opens @ 6.30am

Breakfast commences @ 7.00am

Program commences @ 7.30am 



  • General Admission


Speakers & Demonstrators

James Pisaturo

Event MC & Beef Producer & AgForce Transport Committee Member, AgForce
James operates a stud and commercial breeding and backgrounding operation based at Inga Downs... More

Darryl Heidke

Manager - Supply Chain Technology Innovation, MLA
Darryl has established a reputable career in the Australian Red Meat Industry with a focus on... More

Ian McCamley

Director, MCC Pastoral
Ian is a 5th generation Central Queensland beef producer.  Ian and his wife Kate run cattle... More

Will Wilson

Beef Producer & AgForce Cattle Board President, Calliope Station
Calliope Station Manager, Will Wilson, uses drones for mustering in Central Queensland. Drone... More

Paul Stapleton

Managing Director, PLF Australia
Paul Stapleton, Managing Director, PLF Australia. Paul has conducted initial feasibilities for... More

Jess Crawford

Projects Officer, CHRRUP
Over the past five years that Jess has been with CHRRUP, she has been working with producers to... More

Bridget Kirkwood

AgTech & Innovation Hub, Beef Australia
Bridget Kirkwood is responsible for the planning and delivery of The Ken Coombe Tech Yards, an... More

Gavin Tickle

Qld Regional Operations Manager, AAM Investment Group
Gavin Tickle joined the Livestock Exchange (LX) team at AAMIG in July 2016 as Operations Manager... More

Bill Mitchell

Managing Director, OPTIWEIGH
Bill Mitchell from Optiweigh will show how easy it is to capture accurate cattle weights by... More

BeefTech 2020 is jointly supported by CHDC, Local Buying Foundation and Meat & Livestock Australia

Collaboration Partners

Venue Partner

AG-GROW Woolshed

Contact the event organiser

Use the details below or the contact form to the right to get in touch.

Cassie Turner 0477 030 717