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Africa Agri Tech is positioned as the annual meeting point where the Southern African agricultural community can gather to explore the technological and scientific advances that will assist agribusinesses in maximising their outputs and increasing their profitability in the future.

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The AGTECH Innovation Challenge is an open event for innovative startup and applied research innovators under the Innovation Bridge Startup Community that will change the Agriculture Technology (AGTECH) landscape of Southern Africa. The challenge is an initiative of the French-South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI), Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), Department of Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development (DALRRD), French Embassy, French Ministry for Agriculture & Food & World Bank Group. 

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Avril Biopharma is a future-of-medicine company developing the tools, platforms and products to enable biotechnology innovation.  Our current business model is a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) offering to develop, characterize, optimize and scale production of recombinant proteins or nanoparticles.  Our proprietary platform is comprised of Structural Genetics (TM),  AdCEV (TM)/Egg technologies, and turn-key AGRIPHARM Modular Manufacturing systems for manufacturing with our technology.

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Nelson Mandela Bay iHub is a business incubator located in Port Elizabeth and Thembalethu, George that supports businesses in ICT. The iHub has a specific focus on technologies that have the potential to disrupt existing value chains and facilitate market access for our incubatees whilst