Speakers

Event: ASB Perspective 2025

Professor Juliet Gerrard,
Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor
Jocelyn Eason,
Plant and Food Research

Mavis Mullins,
Atihau Whanganui Inc, Agri-Women’s Development Trust, Accelerate 25

Nicky Molloy,
Callaghan Innovation

Abby Thompson,
FoodHQ

Mel Croad,
AgriHQ

Jacqui Cottrell,
Kiwi Quinoa

Professor Joanne Hort,
Riddet Institute

Event: AgResearch Future Feeders

Panel – Future Feeders: Who are our Future Feeders?

Cameron Bignall,
Manager – Eden Orchards
Fatima Imran,
Massey University student, Bachelor of Agri Commerce, majoring in International Agribusiness and minoring in Politics.
Rebecca Jackson,
ASB Rural Banking
Cameron Ravenswood,
Director – Performance Protein

 

Panel – Game Changers: What’s New on the Menu?

John Hart,
Farming Innovator and Consultant
Rob Ward,
The Grocery Accelerator
Leonie Matoe,
Business Development Manager – Kaitahi

 

Panel – View to 2050: Food for Who?

Shamubeel Eaqub,
Economist
Tracey Phelps,
Consumer and Product Insights – Plant and Food Research
Mark Piper,
Director Group Research and Development – Fonterra
David Everett,
Science Impact Leader Dairy Processing and Supply – AgResearch