Agribusiness 2016

Tuesday 10 November, Pre Conference Supper

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

Wednesday 11 November, Agribusiness 2016 Conference

Registration: Networking opportunity
Opening AddressAIC Board Member
Conference Chairman
Charlotte Smith – BBC Radio 4, Farming Today
Agrisupply industry challenges – Opportunities and Threats
David Caffall – Chief Executive, AIC
Download David Caffall presentation [PDF, 6.4MB]
Setting the priorities for Agriculture within Europe
Flavio Coturni – Head of Agricultural Policy Analysis and Perspectives Unit, European Commission
Download Flavio Coturni presentation [PDF, 969KB]
Discussion Period
How will agriculture fare in the current retail environment?
Beth Hart – Head of Product Development & Technology, Fresh Foods, Sainsbury plc Download Beth Hart presentation [PDF, 2.9MB]
The UK in or out of the EU – Agricultural meltdown or new opportunity?
Sean Rickard – Independent Economic Analysis
Download Sean Rickard presentation [PDF, 524KB]
Discussion Period
The AgriTech Strategy – the answer to accelerating the agricultural agenda?
Dr. Stephen Axford – Head of AgriTech Strategy, BIS Download Stephen Axford presentation [PDF, 5.6MB]
Why has Brazilian Agriculture achieved exceptional increases in agricultural productivity
Ricardo Arioli Silva – Aprosoja and Brazilian Farmer Download Ricardo Arioli Silva presentation [PDF, 13.7MB]
Laboratory meat production – a realistic proposition?
Dr. Marianne Ellis – University of Bath
Download Marianne Ellis presentation [PDF, 3.6MB]
Discussion Period
Closing remarksAIC Board Member