Agenda

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Tuesday 7 November, Pre Conference Supper

Peterborough, PE2 7DN
Pre conference drinks reception
Pre conference supper

Wednesday 8 November, Agribusiness 2018 Conference

Registration: Networking opportunity
Opening AddressAIC Chairman
Conference Chairman
Anna Hill – BBC Farming Today
AIC Brexit Priorities and the Agri-Brexit Coalition
David Caffall – Chief Executive, AIC
Developing and leading agricultural policy post Brexit / An EU perspective of agricultural policy post Brexit
TBC
Discussion Period
Coffee/networking
The food & drink sector – opportunities for UK agriculture post Brexit
Ian Wright – Director General, Food and Drink Federation
Managing a new on farm UK agriculture revolution?
Meurig Raymond – President, NFU
Discussion Period
Lunch
Following Brexit, what are the options for trading with the EU and Non EU Countries?
Allie Renison, Header of Europe and Trade Policy, Institute of Directors
What is the future of Agricultural Research & Development post Brexit?
Dr Andy Cureton, Head of Business & Interaction, BBSRC
Managing the availabiliy of workers in a post Brexit economy
David Camp, Chief Executive, Association of Labour Providers
Discussion Period
Closing remarksAIC Chairman