The Ignite Advisory Panel is an exciting opportunity offered to members of the AgriFutures™ Ignite Network. The Ignite Advisory Panel will advise on aspects of the AgriFutures Australia’s Strategic R&D Plan 2017-2022.
Applicants must be members of the Ignite Network and have industry specific skills and knowledge in two or more areas of focus including; commercialisation, spin-outs, start-ups, communication and stakeholder engagement, development and training, leadership, rural industries, regional communities, and science, technology and innovation.
Alignment to a specific industry is not essential and location is no barrier. For those interested in applying it is important that applicants have a strong desire to create positive impact, innovate and make a difference in rural and regional Australia.
Successful applicants will work alongside AgriFutures Australia Managing Director, John Harvey for an 18-month term to ensure AgriFutures Australia’s work is meaningful and relevant, as well as identifying future opportunities and challenges which may have an impact on rural industries.