Fruitnet forum south-east europe PROGRAMME:
Tuesday 21 November 2017
08:30 – 09:15 DELEGATE CHECK-IN & REGISTRATION
09:15 – 09:30 WELCOME TO FRUITNET FORUM SOUTH-EAST EUROPE
09:30 – 11:00 THE BIG PICTURE
Hear about the most important trends in the international fresh produce business and how the market is changing worldwide.
Andriy Yarmak, FAO (Italy)
Mihai Ciobanu, Fresh4cast (UK)
11:00 – 11:45 NETWORKING BREAK
11:45 – 13:00 THE EXPORT OPPORTUNITY
Find out how fresh produce companies in south-east Europe are tapping into new and emerging commercial opportunities.
Piet Schotel, Fruit Consultancy Europe (Netherlands)
Julka Toskic, Freelance consultant (Serbia)
Fred Douven, ABB Growers (Netherlands)
13:00 – 14:15 NETWORKING LUNCH
14:15 – 15:00 THE TECHNICAL CHECKLIST
Discover how new technologies, for example in the fields of monitoring and traceability, are improving fresh fruit and vegetable supply chains.
Karin Gorree, Innovative Fresh (Netherlands)
David Psomiadis, Imprint Analytics (Austria)
15:00 – 15:45 NETWORKING BREAK
15:45 – 16:45 THE MARKETING STRATEGY
Learn about how retailers and marketers are adapting their approach in order to meet consumer demand and boost sales of fresh produce.
Maja Jojovic, Delhaize (Serbia)
16:45 – 17:00 THE WAY AHEAD
Wednesday 22 November 2017
08:00 – 16:00 Delegate tour
Guided tours to regional points of interest. You will be asked to sign up for the tour upon completing your registration for the conference. Spaces are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.