Agenda

AGENDA

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 AddressNick Major – AIC Chairman
Conference Chairman
Anna Hill – BBC Farming Today
AIC Brexit Priorities and the Agri-Brexit Coalition
David Caffall – Chief Executive, AIC
Download David Caffall’s presentation [PDF, 2.5MB]
Developing and leading agricultural policy post Brexit / Brexit, an EU Trade Body Perspective
Guy Horsington – Deputy Director, Defra / Alexander Döring – Director General, FEFAC
Download Alexander Döring’s presentation [PDF, 1.5MB]
Discussion Period
Coffee/networking
The food and drink sector – opportunities for UK agriculture post Brexit?
Ian Wright – Director General, Food & 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 – Head 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
Download Andy Cureton’s presentation [PDF, 1.8MB]
Managing the availabiliy of workers in a post Brexit economy – fact or fiction?
David Camp – Chief Executive, Association of Labour Providers
Download David Camp’s presentation [PDF, 2.2MB]
Discussion Period
Closing remarksAIC Chairman