Agenda

AGENDA

Tuesday 13 November, Pre Conference Supper

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

Wednesday 14 November, Agribusiness 2019 Conference

Registration: Registration: Networking opportunity & view of exhibitors
Opening AddressAIC Chairman
Conference Chairman
Charlotte Smith – BBC Farming Today
AIC priorities and the Agri-Brexit Coalition
Robert Sheasby – Chief Executive, AIC
Download Robert Sheasby’s presentation [PDF, 2.6MB]
A new dawn for a productive and sustainable UK Agriculture?
Minette Batters – President, NFU
Download Minette Batters’ presentation [PDF, 1.4MB]
Discussion Period
Coffee & view of exhibitors
Creating a resilient Agri-food supply chain for the UK and beyond?
Alison Ismail – Director of Agri-Food Chain, Defra
Download Alison Ismail’s presentation [PDF, 2.3MB]
The food and drink sector–opportunities for UK agriculture post Brexit?
Sir Peter Kendall – Chairman, AHDB; Member of the Food & Drink Sector Council
Download Sir Peter Kendall’s presentation [PDF, 1.3MB]
Discussion Period
Lunch
Consumers diets are changing. What impact will this have on the agri-food supply chain?
Gemma Cooper – Marketing Executive, Nielsen Marketing

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Creating a world leading crop health & protection sector for the UK
Fraser Black – Chief Executive Officer, Crop Health & Protection
Download Fraser Black’s presentation [PDF, 2.6MB]
An expert centre fit to lead innovation and excellence for the UK livestock sector
Lyndsay Chapman – Chief Executive Officer, Centre for Innovation & Excellence in Livestock
Download Lyndsay Chapman’s presentation [PDF, 4.5MB]
Discussion period
Closing remarksAIC Chairman