Innovation to Impact

Strategic Advice to Convert Innovation to Sustainable Impact for Australian Food and Agriculture

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Apical Advisory (AA) provides advice on innovation strategies, sustainability and public affairs, for business, academia, government and non-government organizations operating in the food and agriculture industries

Apical Advisory is focused on ensuring Australian commercial and academic innovation reaches its full potential and impact. AA believes success is dependent on three linked dimensions;
  • Defining innovation strategies of global impact and building strong commercial partnerships to bridge from research to large scale implementation.
  • Delivering sustainability programs that drive license to operate for new technologies,  corporate reputation and ultimately, business impact.
  • Developing and maintaining strong engagement across political, societal and influencer groups to ensure support of business activities and innovation development.
Contact Apical Advisory for a discussion on how we can work with you to achieve success for your department, company, institute or non-government organisation.

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Building high impact innovation strategies for the Australian Agribusiness and Food sectors.

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Delivering sustainability and shared value programs that enhance corporate reputation, license to operate and most importantly, business impact.

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Creating effective public outreach programs to increase corporate reputation, social license and strengthen demand for products and services.

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ARC Center for Plant Success in Nature and Agriculture
  •  30/09/2021 05:42 PM

Center to look into the universe linking the plant genome to its traits and behaviours.

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  •  23/04/2021 12:54 PM

A new window to showcase Australian AgTech to the world, and improve collaboration.

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From Idea to Innovation.
  •  16/02/2021 12:43 PM

Recent "Accelerating Commercialisation" grants are a first step to addressing a fundamental weakness in Australia's Ag Innovation system.

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Biodiversity Targets in Cotton Regions
  •  14/02/2021 10:41 PM

Biodiversity maps prepared by the CRDC provide clear targets to deliver and communicate on farm biodiversity efforts.

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Richard Dickmann


Richard Dickmann is the Principal of Apical Advisory

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