Innovation Forum Conference on 22-23 March 2016 in London |
This conference will address the major risks to smallholder farmers, and debate how to create scalable solutions to tackle future supply chain vulnerabilities. The event, created with the Innovation Forum, provides high-level insight and practical, actionable guidance for the development of programmes that will boost the resilience of smallholders.
Among the agenda’s areas of focus are smallholder access to market, climate change adaptation, farmer succession, and technical assistance and key technological and financial innovations that have the aim of future-proofing farming practices and the livelihood of farmers. See the agenda.
The speaker line up currently includes SAI Platform, Mars, SABMiller, Mondelez International, Diageo, Barry Callebaut, TFT, IDH, Opportunity International, Swiss Re, the Initiative for Smallholder Finance, Root Capital, Yara International, Sime Darby, TechnoServe, Syngenta and many more. See the current speaker list.
As a supporting partner of the event, SAI Platform members are invited to attend this conference at a special rate, offering a £200 discount on the price. Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning ‘Smallholders Forum’ to request your discount code which you can then use when you register online.
Please get in touch with Boris Petrovic for any other requests about the event.