Tuesday 12 November, Pre Conference Supper

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

Wednesday 13 November, Agribusiness 2020 Conference

East of England Showground
Peterborough, PE2 6XE
Registration: Registration: Networking opportunity & view of exhibitors
Opening AddressAIC Chairman
Conference Chairman
Tom Heap – BBC Rural Affairs Correspondent
AIC priorities and the Agri-Brexit Coalition
Robert Sheasby – Chief Executive, AIC
Download Robert Sheasby presentation [PDF, 4.2MB]
The outlook for the global and UK economy and impact on UK agriculture
Allan Wilkinson – Head of Agriculture, HSBC
Download Allan Wilkinson presentation [PDF, 1.3MB]
Discussion Period
Coffee & view of exhibitors
Creating world class standards for UK farming and beyond
Baroness Neville-Rolfe DBE, CMG, Chairman Assured Food Standards
Measuring the impacts of switching agriculture in England and Wales to organic management
Dr Laurence Smith, Royal Agricultural University
Download Laurence Smith presentation [PDF, 3.6MB]
Discussion Period
UK Agriculture 2020 and beyond – capitalising on the New Horizons
Stuart Roberts, NFU Vice President
Discussion period
Will insect protein be a viable protein substitute for UK livestock diets
Dr Elaine Fitches, FERA, University of Durham
Download Elaine Fitches presentation [PDF, 3MB]
Gene editing – a new dawn for a productive and sustainable UK Agriculture?
Prof Huw Jones, Aberystwyth University
Download Huw Jones presentation [PDF, 3.7MB]
Discussion period
Closing remarksAIC Chairman