Global Dairy Congress brings continents together in Istanbul
Top speakers from Brazil to China will be gathering in Istanbul for the 2014 Global Dairy Congress, which takes place on 17-18 June at the Conrad Istanbul hotel. The keynote address will be given by David Denholm, President and Chief Operating Officer of leading US Greek yogurt innovator Chobani.
The packed programme of conference sessions also offers: Turkey market overviews from Sutas and Danone; global market insights from Rabobank, Amul, National Food Products and Mengniu; discussion on health and sustainability with Cytosport, Valio and Personify; emerging market developments with Agripoint, Yummy and Dairy Farmers of America; innovation successes from Arla, Bebida and Powerful Yogurt; expert views on brand building and investment from McQueen and Thrive; entrepreneur presentations by Bio-tiful and Enerdrinks; and market briefings by Zenith International and FoodBev Media.
Other highlights include the World Dairy Innovation Awards Gala Dinner on 17 June and unrivalled opportunities for international networking at the most senior industry level.
Organised by specialist food and drink industry consultancy Zenith International, the event is sponsored by industry suppliers Aromsa and Bericap. Full programme and booking details are available at www.zenithinternational.com/events. Discounted rates are available on all bookings received by 9 May.
“The dairy industry has always been convinced of milk’s inherent goodness, but now consumers want even more in products, from pleasure and convenience to excitement and innovation, alongside value, health and sustainability”, commented Zenith International Chairman Richard Hall. “The conference aims to open up discussion on meeting the challenge today of breaking new ground for tomorrow.
“Now in its 8th year, the Global Dairy Congress is intended for industry leaders, suppliers, customers and analysts to gain a complete overview of the latest trends and thinking across all continents from top companies in each region. We are delighted to be holding the event in a city which has such a long tradition of bridging cultures and ideas.”
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