SPONSORING COMPANIES

14.00 - 14.15
Setting the scene
  • David Nabarro, 4SD, 2018 World Food Prize Laureate and Conference Chair

  • Mostafa Terrab, Chairman OCP, IFA Chairperson

  • His Excellency Hailemariam Desalegn, AGRA Chairperson, former Prime Minister of Ethiopia

 

14.15 - 16.15
Healthier diets for a more sustainable planet – What role for plant nutrition?

Moderated by David Nabarro

  • Keynote David Nabarro and Bruce Campbell, Director of CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)
    Adressing Plant Nutrition in Changing Food Systems

  • Theo de Jager, President, World Farmers' Organization

  • Diane Holdorf, Managing Director, Food & Nature, WBCSD

  • Howarth Bouis, Harvest Plus, 2016 World Food Prize Laureate
    Adressing Micronutrient Deficiencies through Agronomic Biofortification

  • Svein Tore Holsether, Yara

 

16.30 - 18.30
Science & Extension – What do we know and what do we not yet know?
Moderated by Marco Ferroni, Chair of the CGIAR System Management Board 
  • Keynote Achim Dobermann, Chief Executive, Rothamsted Research

  • Martin Kropff, Director General, CIMMYT
    Adressing Plant Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture Intensification

  • Matthew Morell, Director General; IRRI

  • Tom Bruulsema, Chairperson, International Scientific Panel on Sustainable Plant Nutrition, IPNI Canada

  • Christian Witt, Sr Program Officer, Soil Health and Lead, Digital Farmer Services, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

PLATINIUM
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GOLD
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18 November

14.00 - 14.15
Setting the Scene
Moderated by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA
  • David Nabarro, 4SD, 2018 World Food Prize Laureate and Conference Chair

  • Mostafa Terrab, Chairman OCP, IFA Chairperson

  • His Excellency Hailemariam Dessalegn, AGRA Chairperson, former Prime Minister of Ethiopia

 

14.15 - 16.15
Healthier diets for a more sustainable planet – What role for plant nutrition?
Moderated by David Nabarro
  • Keynote David Nabarro and Bruce Campbell, Director of CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)
    Adressing Plant Nutrition in Changing Food Systems

  • Theo de Jager, President, World Farmers' Organization

  • Diane Holdorf, Managing Director, Food & Nature, WBCSD

  • Howarth Bouis, Harvest Plus, 2016 World Food Prize Laureate
    Adressing Micronutrient Deficiencies through Agronomic Biofortification

  • Svein Tore Holsether, President and CEO, Yara International ASA

 

16.30 - 18.30
Science & Extension – What do we know and what do we not yet know?
Moderated by Marco Ferroni, Chair of the CGIAR System Management Board
  • Keynote Achim Dobermann, Chief Executive, Rothamsted Research

  • Martin Kropff, Director General, CIMMYT
    Adressing Plant Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture Intensification

  • Matthew Morell, Director General; IRRI

  • Tom Bruulsema, Chairperson, International Scientific Panel on Sustainable Plant Nutrition, IPNI Canada

  • Christian Witt, Sr Program Officer, Soil Health and Lead, Digital Farmer Services, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

19 November

SPONSORING COMPANIES

HOST
sponsor

PLATINIUM
sponsor

GOLD
sponsor

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS

08.30 - 10.30
Policies and incentives to promote access to fertilizers and more effective application thereof
Moderated by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA
  • Keynote His Excellency Hailemariam Dessalegn, AGRA Chairperson, former Prime Minister of Ethiopia

  • Jacqueline Alvarez, Head, Knowledge and Risk Unit, Chemicals and Health Branch, Economy Division, UN Environment

  • Hans Dreyer, Head of FAO Plant Production and Protection Division

  • David Kanter, New York University and Vice Chair of the International Nitrogen Initiative

  • Sameer Goel, Managing Director, Coromandel International Limited

  • Zhang Fusuo, Dean of the College of Resources and Environmental Sciences at China Agricultural University

 

11.00 - 13.00
Resource use and impacts
Moderated by Patrick Heffer, IFA
  • Keynote Janez Potocnik, Co-Chair of the International Resource Panel
    Adressing Resource Constraints and Management: Considerations for Industries

Panel Discussion

  • Laurent Auguste, Senior Executive Vice President, Development, Innovation & Markets, Veolia

  • David Cleary, Global Agriculture Director, The Nature Conservancy

  • Lena Schulte-Uebbing, PhD Researcher, Wageningen University & Research

  • Raviv Zoller, CEO, ICL

 

14.00 - 16.00
Technology & innovation
Moderated by Valérie Renard, Sales & Marketing Director, Prayon s.a.
  • Keynote Holger Kray, Practice Manager, Agriculture & Food Security, World Bank

  • Julia Harnal, Vice President Global Sustainability & Governmental Affairs Agricultural Solutions, BASF

  • Charlotte Gabriel-Robez, Agriculture Portfolio Manager, Airbus

  • Chuck Magro, CEO, Nutrien

16.30 - 18.00
Wrap up, discussion & recommendations

Moderated by David Nabarro

  • Theo de Jager, President, World Farmers' Organization

  • Albin Hubscher, President, IFDC

  • Christian Witt, Sr Program Officer, Soil Health and Lead, Digital Farmer Services, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Mostafa Terrab, Chairman of OCP and IFA