Ros Harvey is an entrepreneur and experienced executive in the field of technology, particularly the Internet of Things (IoT) and user-centric design. She is the Managing Director of AgTech business The Yield, which she founded in 2014. Ros has a particular commitment to creating public good with private effort through innovative uses of technology, which is reflected throughout her career. She founded the globally-recognised Better Work and Sense-T programs – both which have strong novel technology underpinnings. Ros recently co-founded the Food Agility Consortium and the Knowledge Economy Institute with Dr Michael Briers.
Ros leads a highly-experienced team which brings together world-leading agriculturists, marine scientists and technologists. All these skills work together seamlessly to ensure The Yield technology delivers real outcomes for growers and industry.
Ros is also an Adjunct Professor at Queensland University of Technology’s Institute of Future Environments in Intellisensing.