Conference day


The program is now available!

Planning for the PMA Fresh Connections 2016 program is well underway with our line up of exciting international and local speakers confirmed.

To download the congress program matrix , click here.

 

Program theme “Growing a brighter future”

The theme for the 2016 event is “Growing a brighter future”, this topic will be explored and discussed through themes such as:

  • Business structure for future
  • Farming
  • Retail
  • Food services
  • New technologies

The program will include international and nationally recognised experts who will inspire and provoke conversation. Speakers have been invited from across Australia, New Zealand and internationally, bringing together knowledge, debate, conversation and learning amongst participants from across the fresh food industry.

Program schedule outline

Following is the conference schedule outline. Please click here to view the conference preliminary program in full. Find out more about our confirmed speakers by clicking here.

TUESDAY 17 MAY CONFERENCE DAY
0700 – 0830 Registration open
0830 – 0845 Official opening
0845 – 1030 Plenary sessions
1030 – 1130 Morning tea
1130 – 1245 Plenary sessions
1245 – 1400 Lunch
1400 – 1600 Concurrent sessions
1600 – 1730 Plenary sessions and closing notes
1730 – 1900 Networking reception
WEDNESDAY 18 MAY TRADE SHOW DAY
0730 – 0900 Welcome Breakfast
0930 – 1630 Trade Show opening hours
1000 – 1550 Meet the Experts program
1100 – 1500 Fresh Hub
1830 – 2230 Conference Gala Dinner
THURSDAY 19 MAY SIG FORUMS AND TOURS
0730 – 1545 Special Interest Group Forums and Tours

 

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