By Amelia Oei > 12 Jun, 2019

The Rotterdam region will host the 30th edition of IFAMA. This prestigious conference will be held from 15-18 June 2020 and will focus entirely on present day and future challenges in the food sector. The full width of the sector will be addressed: from production to processing and from logistics to research. Set at multiple locations in the Rotterdam region, this conference will showcase all aspects of the food sector. The conference will take place in De Doelen in Rotterdam.

Meet bright thinkers and talented doers

Food professionals from all over the world will be attending IFAMA 2020: entrepreneurs, scientists, students, policy makers and other stakeholders from the food sector. This provides your company with the opportunity to present itself as both the perfect business partner and employer. Meet bright thinkers and talented doers that can increase your company’s innovative capacity.

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Themes: From logistic hubs to upcoming food markets

There are themes associated with IFAMA 2020 that give depth to the most important challenges and connect theory with practice. The themes for IFAMA 2020 are:

  • Resilience of (upcoming) food markets;
  • Global distribution networks and logistic hubs;
  • Interaction between stakeholders within and between food clusters;
  • Smarter choices for better health and sustainability.

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Rotterdam Food Cluster and IFAMA

The organisation of the conference is a collaboration between Rotterdam Food Cluster (initiative municipality of Rotterdam), Wageningen University & Research (WUR), Inholland university of applied sciences, Centre for Sustainability (universities of Leiden, Delft and Erasmus) and IFAMA. IFAMA (International Food and Agribusiness Management Association) brings together academics, students, professionals from food businesses, policy makers and NGO representatives. The goal is to find solutions for the challenges in the food sector.

Will you join us?

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