Bridge Hub is a regionally based, globally connected, whole of life cycle innovation hub for the Australian and global Agrifood Tech Industry.
A global agrifood tech innovation hub that will identify, test and commercialise ideas and technologies of Australian researchers and entrepreneurs for the benefit of farmers and consumers. Bridge Hub is headquartered in Wagga Wagga, the heart of one of Australia’s main agricultural regions, the Riverina. It also has an office in Sydney and its initial global operation is located in Israel.
Bridge Hub is an industry led collaborative ecosystem that brings together the pillars of industry, research & government. The Bridge Hub leverages international partnerships with leading organisations in Israel and other global innovation centres and facilitates access to Australian farms, supply chain participants and food manufacturers to trial and validate new ideas and technologies.
Are you a Producer, Entrepreneur, Researcher, Corporate, Startup or Investor? We want to connect with you.
Are you an agrifood tech startup looking to trial, test or prove your product?
Are you an investor looking for access to agrifood tech dealflow?
Are you a corporate seeking access to agrifood tech innovation?
Are you a researcher seeking assistance in commercialising your research?
Are you a producer, consumer or part of the supply chain who has an agrifood problem that needs solving?
...between Australia and Israel agrifood tech ecosystems
We are part of a global market so we need to be thinking, connecting and collaborating on a global level.
With over 6,000 startups and a new one established every 6 hours, Israel is the second most active ecosystem in the world after Silicon Valley. Israel has reached this status thanks to its global connections and collaborations. For this reason Bridge Hub has chosen to collaborate with Israel and start there its global network.
Through our networks and on ground presence in Australia and Israel, we connect the two ecosystems to accelerate the commercialisation of agrifood tech in both nations. The following provides some useful links to the Israel innovation ecosystem.
Our operating model
Identifies the problems that need solving, provides whole of life support for startups and research through collaboration and community and accelerates commercialisation of Australian agrifood tech globally.
Our operating model is agile and bespoke, focusing on:
- Identifying impactful ideas and innovations which have the potential of getting to market;
- Facilitating collaboration between researchers, entrepreneurs and innovators with strategic advice from market leading experts and networks;
- Enabling the commercialisation of successful, impactful businesses on a global scale.