Managing Change for Success: National Farm Management Conference
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Managing Change for Success: National Farm Management Conference

When: Wednesday, 13 February 2019
10:00- 19:00
Where: The Royal Society
6-9 Carlton House Terrace
London SW1Y 5AG
United Kingdom

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With the farming industry entering a period of unprecedented change, the 2019 National Farm Management Conference will help farmers, farm managers and other involved in agriculture and rural businesses challenge their approach to managing change in their own business.



10.00 Registration
10.20 Introduction & Welcome
Martin Wilkinson, Chairman IAgrM

Session 1: Context of Change

CHAIRMAN: Robert Sheasby, CEO of AIC
10.30 The Study of Change & Transformation
Professor Nigel Scollan, Director of the Institute for Global Food Security, Queen’s University Belfast
11.00 Small Robots, Not Big Tractors
Sam Watson-Jones, Small Robot Company
11.30 Change Management ‘From the Coalface’
Captain Bob Rusbridger, Babcock International
12.00 Question Time
12.30 Networking & Lunch

Session 2: Implications at Farm Level
CHAIRMAN: Philip Wynn, MIAgrM to - Chairman of LEAF (instead of Wynn Business Partnerships)
1.30 Soft fruit/Horticulture
Jacqui Green, Berry Gardens
1.55 Dairy/Livestock
Nick Green, Alvis Bros. Ltd
2.20 Cereals
Tom Bradshaw, Chairman NFU Crops Board
2.45 Break
3.05 Farming the Asset
Johnny Wake, Courteenhall Estates
3.30 Onions/Field Vegetables
Andrew Francis, Elveden Farms
3.55 Question Time
4.45 Summing Up
Lord Iveagh, President IAgrM
5.00 Conference Close

Evening Reception
5.30 Speaker
Victor Chestnutt, Deputy President, Ulster Farming Union


To register your attendance, please visit The Institute of Agricultural Management (IAgrM) website, here 


The Institute of Agricultural Management (IAgrM) are a professional body licensed by the Society for the Environment to award Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) status


Professional bodies licensed to award the Chartered Environmentalist registration:

Society for the Environment
EC1.1 Enterprise Centre, Puma Way 
Coventry, West Midlands CV1 2TT.
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