How could this work in practice? What are the benefits for consumers, producers and regions?
WHAT: A high-level panel discussion, workshop and Q&A looking at the EU's experience of GIs as a driver of jobs and growth in the Australian context.
WHEN: Monday 18 March, from 4-6 PM
WHERE: Cape Mentelle Vineyards, Margaret River, WA
SPEAKERS: Michael Pulch, EU Ambassador to Australia; Bruce Wilson, Director RMIT EU Centre; Rebecca Ball, CEO South West Development Commission; Paula Zito, GI expert University of Adelaide; Deborah Pett, WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development.
Local wine and food producers will share their GI experience in developing high-value markets.
The event is presented by the EU Delegation to Australia, the EU Centre at RMIT and South West Development Commission