Agribusiness 2015

Tuesday 11 November 2014, Pre Conference Supper

PeterboroughPE2 7DN
Pre conference drinks reception
Pre conference supper

Wednesday 12 November 2014, Agribusiness 2015 Conference

RegistrationNetworking opportunity
Opening Address – AIC Board Member
Conference Chairman
Sybil Ruscoe – Presenter Farming Today
Agrisupply industry challenges 
David Caffall – Chief Executive, AIC
Download David Caffall presentation [PDF, 3.9MB]
Setting the priorities for Agriculture within the UK and Europe
George Eustice – Defra Minister of State for Agriculture
Stuart Agnew – MEP, UK Independence Party
Download Stuart Agnew presentation [PPSX, 4.6MB]
Discussion Period
Coffee
Future direction under the new presidency? 
Meurig Raymond – President, NFU
A European perspective on agriculture and the future outlook
Suzanne Pera – Farm Inputs Analyst, Rabobank
Download Suzanne Pera presentation [PDF, 1.9MB]
Discussion Period
Lunch
Can sustainability provide a European and business advantage
Ruud Tijssens – FEFAC President, Director Corporate Affairs, Agrifirm
Download Ruud Tijssens presentation [PDF, 3.7MB]
Future priorities and challenges of AHDB to meet the sustainability agenda
Peter Kendall – Chairman, AHDB
Download Peter Kendall presentation [PDF, 574KB]
Will ‘Cool Farming’ provide a sustainable framework for farmers in the UK and Europe
Richard Heathcote – General Manager, Cool Farming Institute
Download Richard Heathcote presentation [PDF, 6.9MB]
Discussion Period
Closing remarks – AIC Board Member