FSDF Cold Storage Conference 2019 Last Chance To Book

06/03/2019

Last chance to book your place at the FSDF Cold Storage Conference next Thursday 14th March at the National Conference Centre, Solihull.

We have a compelling agenda, broken down into 3 sessions: Strategy, Technology and Regulation covering market trends and the changing consumer landscape, digitisation and block chain in the supply chain plus climate change considerations and refrigeration compliance.

Registration is at 09:15 with the conference starting at 09:45.

Conference agenda:

09:45 Session 1: STRATEGY  – Harnessing opportunity and meeting challenges facing the future of cold storage businesses

09:45    Leading the Industry – introduction to the day – Shane Brennan – FSDF CEO

10:00    Meeting the needs of a changing frozen and chilled food consumers  – Ed Sibley, Commercial Director H.I.M.  

10:20    Scanning the horizon – the industrial property market – Nick Hardie, BNP Paribas Real Estate

10:40    Facing the future – Tim Moran – Managing Director, Yearsley Logistics and Lineage UK

11:00    Discussion – Q&A

11:15    Coffee Break

11:45 Session 2: TECHNOLOGY – The innovations that are changing our industry 

11:45    Harnessing the Potential of the Digitisation of the Supply Chain – Nick Eades – Chief Marketing Officer – Wincanton

12:05    Blockchain unblocked – Kati Arndt IBM

12:25    Innovations in Cold Store Automation – Mike Vernon – Head of Innovation– Kuehne+Nagel

12:45    Discussion & Q+A

13:00    Lunch

13:45 Session 3: REGULATION   – What you need to know

13:45    Climate Change and the Cold Chain – JACOBS – Claire Chaffer and Peter von Lany

14:30    Minimising Food Waste in the Cold Chain – Sally Wake – Company Shop

14:45    Discussion & Q+A

15:00    Refrigeration Systems Staying Safe Staying Legal – Dr Dermot Cotter – Star Technical Services

15:30    Compliance Q+A Panel

16:00    Close & Refreshments

Exhibitors:

Craemer UK Ltd

Fortdress

GMS Group

Kingspan

Luxonic

Narrow Aisle / Flexi

RTITB

Storax

Cold Clad

Fen-Bay Services

I’m sure you’ll agreed this is a key event for cold storage businesses and if you are unable to attend yourself, please do invite a colleague(s) to come in your place.

To book either contact the office on info@fsdf.org.uk 

or book online with a credit card click here.