Speakers

The PMA Fresh Connections conference and trade show is renown for its high calibre of speakers sourced both locally, from across the Tasman and from further abroad. View the 2014 speaker line up below and see for yourself why you should attend the floral, fruit and vegetable industry event of the year.
 
   
Phillip Austin
CHEP ANZ

Building better supply chains through collaboration and innovation.

   
Anthony Barbieri
PMA
Collaboration and innovation driving a stronger global fresh procduce industry
   
Shane Bourk
Wal-mart China

Retail Panel: Where is global and local retail headed?

   
Ronnie De La Cruz
De La Cruz Consulting
Protected cropping: trends, opportunities, and implications for Australasia
   
Adam Fraser
The Third Space
Promoting a high performance work culture
   
Bill Gerlach
Melissa's Produce
A case study in promoting speciaIity fresh products to build a successful business
   
Fred Heptinsfall
IFCO Systems

Building better supply chains through collaboration and innovation.

   
Ron Lemaire

An integrated food system model - working beyond the supply chain

   
Leonie McKeon
Chinese language and cultural advice (CLCA)
"Lure the tiger down the mountain" - strategies to negotiate your way around Chinese business culture
   
  Rebecca McLeod
Oritian
Business and science working together on improved traceability and risk mitigation
   

Mike O'Brien

CHEP NZ

Building better supply chains through collaboration and innovation.

   

Jim Prevor

Produce Business USA

Consumer trends impacting the global fresh produce industry

   
Tim Reid
The Small Business Big Marketing Show
Marketing on a shoestring
   

Allan Ryan

Hargraves Institute

Work different: achieve real business improvement through innovation 3.0

   
Harrji Schmeitz
 FrugiCom
Business and science working together on improved traceability and risk mitigation
   
Jeanine Sciacca
Nielsen
The 12 factors of successful innovation
   
Salah Sukkarieh
University of Sydney
Farm automation: robotics and intelligent systems that will shape the fresh produce industry in the next decade
   
Ed Treacy
PMA
Business and science working together on improved traceability and risk mitigation
   
Patrick Vizzone
National Australia Bank
Taking trade and investment linkages with Asia to a new level
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 
   
   

 

Program out now!


 

From cutting-edge technology, to global trends; this year's speakers will help delegates Innovate, Collaborate, Thrive.

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