The 4th Future Agro Challenge (FAC) Global Championships will take place in Istanbul, Turkey in April 2018 during the Global Agripreneurs Summit.
The Global Agripreneurs Summit highlights the agrifood tech sector with the aim to bring an entrepreneurial mindset to reignite agriculture as a key pillar for global economic growth and long-term sustainability.
The summit creates networking opportunities between farmers, agripreneurs, investors, the private sector, government and other stakeholders from around the world to build awareness of the industry potential, introduce game changing innovations, and attract the necessary talent that will revive the 40% of the workforce employed by agriculture, as well as, gain increased attention from the youth to see agriculture as a food basket opportunity.
In short, the FAC mobilises local communities all over the world to discover innovative and fundable ventures in food, agritech and agriculture, addressing national, regional and global challenges.
Selected ‘agripreneurs’ will gain access to world class mentors, investors, potential clients, and new market opportunities.
FAC Global Championships is the highlight event within the Summit where the winning agripreneur from around the world competes at an international level to be entitled the Agripreneur of the Year to receive dedicated resources to help them grow their business and expand into new markets.
The leading global competition is focused on discovering and accelerating innovative and fundable ventures addressing the entire food value chain from farm to fork.
The competition is currently running in over 60 countries across 5 continents, including Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Sudan, Morocco, and Algeria.
Application deadline: please check your country’s deadline here
For more information and registration, please visit here: http://facagro.com/gas/