2017 Achievements

By | January 19th, 2018|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Manufacturing, Sustainability|

2017 Achievements - Looking To The Future Contact the Future Business Council for quotes or further information.  Future Business Council 490 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia p (03) 8327 8427 e media@stage.fbc.republicofeveryone.com

Introducing Beyond Meat

By | January 10th, 2018|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Manufacturing, Sustainability|

The Future of Meat - A Plant Based Alternative Gap  “There is no way to produce enough meat for 9 billion people,” This is what Bill Gates said four years ago, and with regard to conventional meat production, he was right. One unconventional solution, however, is already in over 5,000 grocery stores [...]

The SDGs and our Future Business Generation

By | January 10th, 2018|Agriculture, Digital Economy, Education, Environment, FB Generation, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Sustainability|

The SDGs and our Future Business Generation Gap  “The future of humanity and of our planet lies in our hands. It lies also in the hands of today's younger generation who will pass the torch to future generations.” 2030 Agenda, paragraph 53 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were developed by the United Nations in [...]

SingularityU Australia Summit 2018​

By | December 8th, 2017|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Start-ups, Sustainability|

Gap  We are proud to announce that we are an official partner of the SingularityU Australia Summit! The Summit will be hosted at the ICC in Sydney from the 19 - 21 February 2018 and will kick-start the conversation about exponential technology and how it can impact Australia and the world. Educators, corporates, non-profits, entrepreneurs, young people [...]

Ethical Fields’ Incubator for Cooperatives

By | November 22nd, 2017|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Start-ups, Sustainability|

incubator.coop - An Incubator for Cooperatives Gap    The Ethical Fields team, in partnership with others in the co-operative business sector, have successfully crowd-funded to launch incubator.coop - a platform designed to support cooperative members and to create new co-ops.   By 'incubating' new cooperative businesses in Australia, the team hopes to support co-ops and promote [...]

An Introduction to Insect Farming

By | November 16th, 2017|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Manufacturing, Sustainability|

Agri-Protein - "Repairing the Future" Gap  In order to maintain sustainable food sources for future generations, Jason Drew, the founder of ‘AgriProtein’ Technologies has developed an animal feed that entirely relies on Earth’s mightiest inhabitants; insects. Established in 2010, the South African based company produces insect-meal, an eco-friendly substitute for fish-meal, already [...]

The way to fairer trade

By | October 16th, 2016|Agriculture, Reform, Sustainability|

UN guiding principles show us the way to fairer trade In this guest blog, Wilbert Flinterman, Senior Advisor Workers' Rights and Trade Union Relations at ETI member Fairtrade International, reprises a speech he made to the ILO about the importance of making the linkages between the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and [...]

The hunger games

By | October 16th, 2016|Agriculture, Reform, Sustainability|

The Hunger Games - Achieving zero hunger requires making trade fair To mark World Food Day (October 16) and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (October 17), Molly Harriss Olson, CEO of Fairtrade Australia and New Zealand explores the role of Fairtrade in achieving food security and ending hunger. We are capable [...]

Farms of the future

By | July 13th, 2016|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Sustainability|

Talking Point: Face climate realities for farms of the future What is good for the environment is increasingly good for the state’s economy, and the next generation of farmers are capitalising on this unique Tasmanian advantage, writes Tom Quinn.   Boosting collaboration in the farm sector, focusing on premium production rather than [...]

Catch up on the Tasmania 2016: Future of Food & Agriculture Showcase

By | July 11th, 2016|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Sustainability, Technology|

Tasmania 2016: Future of Food & Agricultural Showcase Contact the Future Business Council for quotes or further information.  Future Business Council p (03) 8327 8427 e info@stage.fbc.republicofeveryone.com 490 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC, Australia