Brexit Barometer Launch

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Brexit Barometer Launch


8.30 – 9.00 Registration
Tea & coffee served
9.00 – 9.05 Welcome
Tara McCarthy, CEO, Bord Bia
9.05 – 9.20 Overview of Irish Government response to Brexit, negotiations and agri-food challenges
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD
9.20 – 9.50 Launch of Bord Bia’s Brexit Barometer
Tara McCarthy, CEO, Bord Bia
9.50 – 10.10 Implications arising from the UK's exit from the EU
Pat Cox, Former President of the European Parliament (2002 – 2004)
10.10 – 10.20 Q&A
10.20 – 10.30 Coffee break
10.30 – 10.55 The UK Grocery Market – A Return to Growth
Matthew Verity, Business Unit Director, Kantar
10.55 – 11.05 Q&A
11.05 – 11.30 UK Eating Out market post-Brexit – Implications & opportunities for Irish suppliers
Steve Gotham, Director of Insight, MCA
11.30 – 11.40 Q&A
11.40 – 12.20 Panel discussion: Defending the UK market
John Jordan, CEO of Ornua Foods Europe
Padraic O’Leary, Managing Director, Walsh Mushrooms
Michael Cairns, Commercial Manager, Glenpatrick
Michael Hoey, Managing Director of Country Crest
12.20 – 12.55 Panel discussion: Diversifying to other markets
Barry Cullen, Head of Sales, Silver Hill Farm
Cormac Healy, Senior Executive Director, Meat Industry Ireland
Triona Byrne, Bean Counter, The Jelly Bean Factory
Michelle Walshe, Director, Ribworld
12.55 Closing
Tara McCarthy, CEO, Bord Bia
13.00 Standing Lunch served

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