Speaker Profiles | 2021

Geoff Bates | Pastoral Robotics

Geoff Bates | Pastoral Robotics

Managing Director 

“Precision farming through mobile technology is the step change that will not only feed the world but also protect the environment.”

Geoff is the Co-founder and engineer behind Pastoral Robotics, has had a career in new product development, including leading the team behind the first vehicle to be certified as an FTP Ultra Low Emission Vehicle.

His products have largely been both productivity and environmentally focused win/win solutions and are widely used in NZ dairy farms. He also held the role of Sector Manager for Agritech at the formation of Callaghan Innovation.