The Agtech and Logistics Hub is led by a passionate team who are committed to bridging the gap between challenges and problem solvers in the agrifood sector.

Thomas Hall

A fourth-generation farmer, Thomas has an intimate working understanding of agriculture and is passionate about innovation and driving the sector forward.

Thomas is focused on sustainable development and transforming the sector into a collaborative ecosystem where innovators, industry and government work together.

He started his agricultural career at age 10, helping his family drop off eggs at the Queensland Egg board.

The role of Director is a natural progression for Thomas, who is also Director – Strategy Innovation for AATLIS and FKG Group’s Projects Manager.

Owen Williams
Hub Manager

A driven commercial manager, Owen is excited be involved in a Hub that provides a platform for startups, entrepreneurs, industry experts and government to connect and discover real world solutions in the agrifood sector.

With a strong background in business development and communication, Owen enjoys working as part of a team and is relishing the challenge of bridging the gap between challenges and problem solvers in the agricultural sector.

Commercially smart and broadly experienced, Owen is committed to agribusinesses grow in today’s challenging and ever-changing markets.

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Helen Woodland
Program Coordinator

Helen is an experienced agribusiness professional with a multifaceted career across various sectors, including agricultural research, banking and finance, exports, and innovation. Throughout her journey, she has remained committed to regional development and scientific innovation. Helen’s approach is results-oriented and relationship-driven, leveraging her expertise to champion best practices and foster stakeholder engagement. This enables her to identify and implement actions that lead to impactful outcomes.

Growing up on commercial farming operations, and a small beef producer herself, Helen has an appreciation and understanding of the challenges of primary production and rural life.

With her experience and unwavering commitment, Helen is driven to contribute positively to industry and inspire others to join in shaping the future of Australian agribusiness.


Powered by AgriBusiness Connect, Agtech and Logistics Hub is Australia’s home of digital agriculture and premier agribusiness innovation hub, working with innovators to fast-track the development of solutions in the agrifood sector.

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Agtech and Logistics Hub acknowledges the people, the traditional owners of the land where the hub is established and the region – the Gaibal, Keinjan, Barunggam and Jarowair peoples. Their history is our history. We pay our respect to their ancestors and their descendants, who continue cultural and spiritual connections to country.
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