Final call to register for Appetite for Growth

John Hood, Director of Food and Tourism, Invest NI; William Thompson, Agri Manager Northern Ireland, Bank of Ireland and Michael Bell, Executive Director of the Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association.
John Hood, Director of Food and Tourism, Invest NI; William Thompson, Agri Manager Northern Ireland, Bank of Ireland and Michael Bell, Executive Director of the Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association.

There is still time to register for the Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association’s ‘Appetite for Growth’ conference, which will bring together industry experts to share advice and practical tips on innovation and exporting with local food and drink businesses.

The event is being held on Wednesday, September 23, at Craigavon Civic Centre, and is supported by Invest NI and Bank of Ireland.

Speakers include Sandra Sullivan from Food and Drink Exportese, Dr Clive Black, Head of Research at Shore Capital and Stephane Durand of the Agri-Food Quest Competence Centre at Queen’s University. Around 150 delegates are expected to attend from across Northern Ireland.

Michael Bell, Executive Director of NIFDA, commented: “We are delighted that there has been such a strong response to ‘Appetite for Growth’ already this year. Registration has been very strong and we are expecting the event to reach full capacity very soon.

“The conference provides an excellent platform to share industry leading thinking in relation to innovation and exporting, and will also offer valuable insights into the latest market trends and explore the challenges and opportunities within these.”

For more information and to register for the conference visit www.nifda.co.uk, email events@morrowcommunications.com or contact Morrow Communications on 028 9039 3837.