AHDB and Food & Farming Futures Conference 2018


AHDB and Food & Farming Futures Conference 2018

01/05/2018 to 02/05/2018
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The Slate Conference Centre
University of Warwick

Innovative & Disruptive Technologies for Agri-food Supply Chains


We're delighted to announce that the full schedule of speakers and presentations has now been confirmed for the AHDB and Food & Farming Futures 2018 Conference.

The Conference will look at disruptive technologies from a variety of industry sectors and inspire us to consider opportunities which might accelerate innovation uptake and aid economic, environmental and productivity benefits in our industry.

The event also provides a fantastic networking opportunity to meet with invited delegates and guest speakers.


Click here to view the agenda 


There are three main sessions over the two-day conference, discussing the following topics: 

  • Accelerating Agri-Food Innovation through Cooperation

    • Chaired by Dave Gardner, CEO, RASE

  • Disruptive technologies in Agri-Food

    • Chaired by Prof Ian Noble, Mondelez International

  • Innovations from other sectors – what can we learn?
    • Chaired by Ian Wright, Director General, Food & Drink Federation


£250 plus VAT is the price for the whole conference including a grand evening dinner, buffet lunches and B&B accommodation.

Alternatively £200 plus VAT for those wishing to access the evening dinner, conference sessions and buffet lunches is also available.

The Slate Conference Centre, University of Warwick, CV4 7SH