Event Schedule 2023

Tuesday 27th June 2023

4.30pm - 7.00pm Pre-registration and Networking Drinks and Nibbles - Trade Expo Area

Wednesday 28th June 2023

7.00am - 8.30am Innovation Breakfast Presentation
7.30am - 8.45am

Registration (including BrightSIDE)

Trade Expo Area Open

9.00am Welcome & Introduction
9.15am Event Chair Opening Address

Keynote Session - Tyla Nathan-Wong

10.30am - 11.00am Morning Tea 
Trade Expo Area
11am - 12.30pm


Mitigating Milk Price Risk - Techniques for Achieving Milk Price Stability

Sponsored by

World of Wearables 

Sponsored by 

Tackle Your To Do List

Sponsored by


12.30pm - 1.15pm

Lunch - Sponsored by 
Trade Expo Area

1.15pm - 2.15pm

Keynote Session - Vangelis Vatalis - Deputy Secretary of Trade and Economics at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

2.15pm - 3.00pm

Connecting & Networking Hour & Afternoon Tea - Sponsored by 

Trade Expo Area

3.00pm - 4.30pm


Skin in the Game:
Contract Milking & Self Employment Panel

Sponsored by

Work Smarter, Not Harder - a guide to using apps in your day to day farming

How to be the best boss

Sponsored by


4.30pm - 5.30pm Trade Expo Area Open - Connecting & Networking

From 5:30pm

SIDE Dinner sponsored by 

Thursday 29th June 2023



Trade Expo Area Open

8.30am Welcome & Introduction
8.45am - 10.15am


Catchment Groups - On the Ground Progress through Science

Sponsored by

Growing summer safe crops driven by your cows needs
Tools for Success
Lean management


10.15am - 10.45am

Morning Tea
Trade Expo Area

10.45am - 12.15pm


Breaking the Mould on Traditional Investments
Getting through an adverse weather and natural disaster event.
Are you Prepared?
Efficient N use - getting the same growth for less


12.15pm - 1.00pm


Trade Expo Area

1.00pm - 2.00pm Keynote Session - Shaz Dagg
2.00pm - 2.15pm SIDE Close for 2023
2.15pm - 5.00pm

Field Trip to the Southern Dairy Hub

Sponsored by 


Please Note: The views presented at SIDE are the opinions of the individual speakers and are not necessarily shared by the SIDE organising committee or supporting organisations. Given the general nature of some of the views and information presented at SIDE, and the fact that every participant’s individual circumstances are different, SIDE participants should not act solely on the basis of the material presented at the event, but should obtain specific advice according to their own circumstances.