Women in Dairy Conference 2016

Wednesday 28th September

Sixways Stadium, Warriors Way, Worcester, WR3 8ZE

Registration starts at 10.00am and the day will finish with refreshments before departure at 3.00pm

Tickets

General admission £50
Women in Dairy members £36 (quoting promo code)
Women in Dairy group attendees £40 (quoting promo code)

*All prices are plus VAT
Please click here to purchase tickets

 

This year the conference will be focusing on a 'Resilience in Adversity' theme and delegates will be able to hear from a high profile line up including:

  • Jane King, Chief Executive, AHDB
  • Oliver McEntyre, National Agricultural Strategy Director, Barclays
  • Judith Capper, Livestock Sustainability Officer
  • Heather Wildman, Saviour Associates
  • Amanda Ball, Strategy Director, AHDB Dairy
  • Lyndsay Chapman, Director: Agriculture, Muller Milk and Ingredients

Click here for a full list of speaker bios

Annual Conference Programme

10:00am - Registration (with refreshments)

10:25am - Event opened

10:30am - The position of the UK dairy industry and the role of women in it - Jane King, Chief Executive, AHDB

10:45am - Managing financial relationships in the current climate - Oliver McEntryre, National Agricultural Strategy Director, Barclays

11:30am - Coffee break

12:00noon - Bringing the dairy strategy to life - Amanda Ball, Strategy Director, AHDB Dairy

12:15pm - Engage the public, bust the myths - Judith Capper, Livestock Sustainability Officer

1:00pm - Lunch

1:45pm - Communication-influencing and motivating change - Heather Wildman, Saviour Associates

2:30pm - My journey 'from graduate trainee to Director of Agriculture' - Lyndsay Chapman, Director: Agriculture, Muller Milk and Ingredients

3:00pm - Review of the day - Lisa Williams, Promar International, Victoria Chomiak, RABDF, Sarah Bolt and Rebecca Miles, AHDB Dairy

3:10pm - Refreshments and finish

Sponsors

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for this event please call Victoria Chomiak on 0845 458 2711

 

Women in Dairy is an initiative from RABDF and Promar International (A Genus Company) and is supported by AHDB Dairy, designed to bring women working in our industry together through regional meetings for training, networking and to promote dairy farming.

 

For further information on general Women in Dairy enquiries and on Conference enquiries please contact Victoria Chomiak at victoriachomiak@rabdf.co.uk or by calling the office on 0845 458 2711.