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The NZHIA iHEMP Discovery & Investment Tour 2022

Date Wednesday 6 July 2022
Time 12pm - 2pm
Where Waikato Management School. Rooms MSB 1.36 & MSB 1.37
Presenter The New Zealand Hemp Industries Association and the University of Waikato
Contact Richard Beok
Contact email richard@beok.co.nz
Website nzhia.com/
Admission Cost Free

The New Zealand Hemp Industries Association would like to extend an invitation for you to register to attend the NZHIA iHemp Discovery & Investment Tour meeting at the University of Waikato.

Date - Wednesday 6 July

Time - 12pm - 2pm

Location - Rooms MSB 1.36 and MSB 1.37, Waikato Management School

Parking - Gate 10.

Access is from Silverdale Road. There will be a cost of $2.00 to park. You can use the free PayMyPark app to pay parking fees, or pay online at the PayMyPark website. Please do not park in a numbered / named park as these are reserved for permit holders and clamping fees may apply

REGISTER HERE

This presentation is a celebration of the work being done at the University of Waikato, acknowledging the capabilities and resources available to industry.

Guest speakers include:

Richard Barge (NZHIA) - The NZHIA chair presents the background of the emerging Aotearoa New Zealand iHemp industry.

Kim Pickering (Univ. of Waikato) - The amazing properties of hemp fibre and its use in composites and industrial applications.

Nigel Slaughter (Ligar) - Exploring the high value applications of hemp and what we can pursue (legally) right now.

Melanie Ooi (Univ. of Waikato)  - How technology to support the cannabis cultivation.

Hin Lim (Univ. of Waikato) - Robotics in horticulture and how this can be adopted to hemp industry.

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