The UK Fruit & Vegetable Congress & Awards 2018 promises to be the must-attend conference of the fresh produce calendar, bringing together leading speakers from across the retail, supply, marketing and wider fruit and vegetable sector to discuss the key issues of the day.

To propose a conference topic or to take part as a speaker or expert panelist please contact:

michael@fpj.co.uk


Monday 8 October 2018

19.00 The UK Fruit & Vegetable Awards Social – fun and informal evening when the winners will be presented with the trophies.


Tuesday 9 October 2018

09:00 - 09:30 Registration and coffee - FPJ Live expo opens

09:30 - 13:00 Multimedia presentations, on-stage interviews, panel debates (session topics and speakers will be announced soon)

13:00 - 14:00 Networking Lunch

14:00 - 16:30 Multimedia presentations, on-stage interviews, panel debates (session topics and speakers will be announced soon)

16:30 Summary and Close

FPJ LIVE SPEAKERS 2017

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Chris Cowan

Chris Cowan is consumer insights director at Kantar Worldpanel.

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Fiona Clayton is category development planner at the Co-op.

JACK WARD

Jack Ward is Chief Executive for British Growers.

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TUNDE DACZO

Tunde Daczo is director of Storm Strategy, a specialist in supply chain-led brand development.

 

Stephen Oswald

Stephen Oswald is Chief Executive of Bidfresh.

 
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MEURIG RAYMOND

Meurig Raymond is president of the National Farmers' Union.

NICK MARSTON

Nick Marston is managing director of Berry Gardens.

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Anna Taylor

Anna Taylor is executive director of Food Foundation.

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ROGER WILLIAMS

Roger Williams is director at Zest the Agency.

 

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Chris Mack

Chris Mack is chairman of the Fresca Group.

 

amy lance

Amy Lance is head of technical at Hello Fresh.

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ALI Capper

Ali Capper is chairman of the NFU Horticulture & Potatoes Board.

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BEn towers

Ben Towers is director of Zest the Agency and was named by The Times as the most influential teenager on the planet.

 

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DARREN HENAGHAN

Darren Henaghan is managing director of Borough Market.

 

raj kandola

Raj Kandola is senior policy and patron adviser at the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce.

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