22 Nov 2016 – Seminar on agri-food chain in India

Over the last 6 years, a group of Dutch agro-food companies have been working together in a consortium by the name FoodTechHolland (FTH) to explore and innovate Indian agro-food value chains. During a seminar on November 22, the companies of FTH and Indian counterparts will share their experiences on doing business in India.

The seminar will be opened by Mr. Freek Vossenaar, head of the Agro Business Development Unit India of the ministry of Economic Affairs. The development of professional supply and cold chains is of crucial importance for the development of the agri-food sector in India. As such, the keynote speaker for the event is  Mr. Pawanexh Kohli, CEO and Chief Advisor of the National Centre for Cold-chain Development (NCCD). He will present his latest research report on the capacity of the cold chain sector. The third speaker is Mr. Sumit Saran, head of international foods of Future Consumer Enterprise Limited  (part of Future Group) one of the largest retailers in India. He will  present on the Indian opportunity and the way to tap into it.

The event will take place in Zeist on Tuesday November 22, and start at 14:30. You can register through info@larive.com. More information on the program and event will then be shared with you by November 15. For further information please contact Linda Romijn through linda.romijn@larive.com or call (+31) 030 693 32 21.

Event: Opportunities and challenges in agri-food chains in India: Lessons learned by FoodTechHolland

When: 22 November 2016

Where: Zeist, the Netherlands

Organizer: Larive International, project manager of FoodTechHolland

Website: http://www.foodtechholland.com/2012-05-22-14-54-47/211-seminar-india