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Welsh Food & Drink Insight Programme Annual Conference 2024: From Challenge to Success

Overview

Cost: Free

WELSH FOOD & DRINK INSIGHT PROGRAMME ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2024: From Challenge to Success

Featuring an exciting line-up of world-class global leaders in consumer and market insights; Kantar Consulting, Kantar Worldpanel, IGD, thefoodpeople, CGA, as well as experts from the Insight Programme. Panel discussions and case studies will showcase how Welsh Food & Drink businesses have successfully navigated business challenges.

 

Insight Conference – 2024 From Challenge to Success

12th March 9:30am - 11am Economy & Skills – Challenge to Success

13th March 9:30am – 11:45am Future Planning and NPD– Challenge to Success

19th March 9:30 – 11:30am In Home/ Retail – Challenge to Success

20th March 9:30am – 11:30am Out of Home / Food Service – Challenge to Success

 

12th March; 9.30 – 11.00 Economy & Skills – Challenge to Success

  • Brookdale: Review of the economy and the outlook for 2024 
  • WorkL: Wales Food and Drink employment satisfaction survey, understanding employee engagement gaps and how to address them
  • Company Panel

13th March; 9.30-11.45 Future Planning and New Product Development – Challenge to Success 

  • Kantar Consulting: Shopper of the Future
  • What you need to know about the Shopper of the Future and how to adjust your business
  • Thefoodpeople: Top 5 Trends- Top 5 food trends for 24/25 to inspire NPD
  • IGD: How important is health for shoppers and consumers and how to succeed in healthier NPD. 
  • Panel with 3 speakers 
  • Case study 

19th March; 9.30-11.30 In-Home / Retail Day – Challenge to Success

  • Kantar: The Latest in Retail and Shopper Behaviour – What to think about for 2024/25. 
  • IGD: How the retail environment is evolving and what to think about for 2024/25.  
  • Four: Renewed shopped type for current times and how to use them in practice for success
  • WG Trade Programme: Producer Case study in Wales. Radnor Hills How to develop a successful sales strategy in retail 
  • Q&A for all speakers 

20th March; 9:30 – 11:30 Out of Home/ Food Service – Challenge to Success

  • Kantar: Out Of Home (OOH) – How consumer eating habits outside of the home have evolved over the last year and what to think about for 2024/25
  • CGA: On trade review - Review of the on trade in 2024 and how and where the opportunities lie in 2025 
  • WG Insight Programme: VOW - Understanding the Value of Welshness Out Of Home latest Research 2023  
  • Operator Case study in Wales
  • Q&A
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PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is ONLY available for food and drink manufacturing businesses in Wales as well as members of the Welsh Government’s food and drink Cluster network - This event is NOT available for those outside of Wales.

For this year's Insight Conference, every effort has been made to secure Welsh language speakers and make this event bilingual. In the circumstances where our conference speakers only speak English, Welsh language will be included in presentations where possible. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the conference materials and sessions in their preferred language.



Dates

12 March 2024, 09:30 - 11:00
Online event

Cost: Free

12th March; 9.30 – 11.00 Economy & Skills – Challenge to Success

  • Brookdale: Review of the economy and the outlook for 2024
  • WorkL: Wales Food and Drink employment satisfaction survey, understanding employee engagement gaps and how to address them.
  • Company Panel

 

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is ONLY available for food and drink manufacturing businesses in Wales as well as members of the Welsh Government’s food and drink Cluster network - This event is NOT available for those outside of Wales.

 

For this year's Insight Conference, every effort has been made to secure Welsh language speakers and make this event bilingual. In the circumstances where our conference speakers only speak English, Welsh language will be included in presentations where possible. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the conference materials and sessions in their preferred language.

13 March 2024, 09:30 - 11:45
Online event

Cost: Free

13th March; 9.30-11.45 Future Planning and New Product Development – Challenge to Success  

  • Kantar Consulting: Shopper of the Future
  • What you need to know about the Shopper of the Future and how to adjust your business
  • Thefoodpeople: Top 5 Trends- Top 5 food trends for 24/25 to inspire NPD
  • IGD: How important is health for shoppers and consumers and how to succeed in healthier NPD. 
  • Panel with 3 speakers 
  • Case study

 

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is ONLY available for food and drink manufacturing businesses in Wales as well as members of the Welsh Government’s food and drink Cluster network - This event is NOT available for those outside of Wales.

 

For this year's Insight Conference, every effort has been made to secure Welsh language speakers and make this event bilingual. In the circumstances where our conference speakers only speak English, Welsh language will be included in presentations where possible. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the conference materials and sessions in their preferred language.

19 March 2024, 09:30 - 11:30
Online event

Cost: Free

19th March; 9.30-11.30 In-Home / Retail Day – Challenge to Success

  • Kantar: The Latest in Retail and Shopper Behaviour – What to think about for 2024/25. 
  • IGD: How the retail environment is evolving and what to think about for 2024/25.  
  • Four: Renewed shopped type for current times and how to use them in practice for success
  • WG Trade Programme: Producer Case study in Wales. Radnor Hills How to develop a successful sales strategy in retail 
  • Q&A for all speakers 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is ONLY available for food and drink manufacturing businesses in Wales as well as members of the Welsh Government’s food and drink Cluster network - This event is NOT available for those outside of Wales.

 

For this year's Insight Conference, every effort has been made to secure Welsh language speakers and make this event bilingual. In the circumstances where our conference speakers only speak English, Welsh language will be included in presentations where possible. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the conference materials and sessions in their preferred language.

20 March 2024, 09:30 - 11:30
Online event

Cost: Free

20th March; 9:30 – 11:30 Out of Home/ Food Service – Challenge to Success

  • Kantar: Out Of Home (OOH) – How consumer eating habits outside of the home have evolved over the last year and what to think about for 2024/25
  • CGA: On trade review - Review of the on trade in 2024 and how and where the opportunities lie in 2025
  • WG Insight Programme: VOW - Understanding the Value of Welshness Out Of Home latest Research 2023 
  • Operator Case study in Wales
  • Q&A

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is ONLY available for food and drink manufacturing businesses in Wales as well as members of the Welsh Government’s food and drink Cluster network - This event is NOT available for those outside of Wales.

 

For this year's Insight Conference, every effort has been made to secure Welsh language speakers and make this event bilingual. In the circumstances where our conference speakers only speak English, Welsh language will be included in presentations where possible. Attendees are encouraged to engage with the conference materials and sessions in their preferred language.

Special Conditions

Privacy Notice

 

The Welsh Government (‘we’) is the data controller for your personal data should you participate in this event. All data will be processed in line with our public duties and the official authority vested in us for the administration of the event. We will retain your personal data for 1 year ending November 2024 after which time it will be securely deleted. The registration for the event will complete through the ‘Business Wales Event Finder’ site, Welsh Governments corporate event management system. The essential personal data will be collected at registration such as; name, contact email and address and language preference. To establish if you are a Welsh Food and Drink business we will also ask for your Company name and Company address.

 

We may also use your contact details to run a conference evaluation and your personal data may be used for these purposes. We do this to ensure our information is reaching the right customer base so that our funding and programs are effective and impactful. Should you prefer to opt out of  this, then please let us know at buddug.turner@gov.wales

 

Under the data protection legislation, you have the right:

•       to access the personal data the Welsh Government holds on you;

•       to require us to rectify inaccuracies in that data

•       to (in certain circumstances) object to or restrict processing

•       for (in certain circumstances) your data to be ‘erased’

•       to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) who is our independent regulator for data protection

 

For help with any of the above rights then please contact buddug.turner@gov.wales.

 

For further information on your information rights please contact:

 

Data Protection Officer

Welsh Government

Cathays Park

Cardiff

CF10 3NQ

E-mail: DataProtectionOfficer@gov.wales  

 

The contact details for the Information Commissioner’s Office are:

Customer Contact

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire SK9 5AF

Telephone: 01625 545 745 or 0303 123 1113

Website: www.ico.gov.uk

Terms

We reserve the right to cancel or amend the timings of these sessions at any point up to the stated start time of the session.

 

Delegates may also cancel their booking at any time by following the link in their confirmation email.

 

Delegates are responsible for ensuring that they can access the website where the conference is delivered and for any charges incurred during attendance of the sessions.

 

Content Delivery by Programme

·         Presentations will be shared with WG Stakeholders after the event and through the WG Food and Drink Insight Hub

·         For specific projects or ad hoc pieces of work, Welsh companies attending/registering for the events may access the presentations. Depending on the data supplier agreement, the data will not be made available on the Insight hub for other companies to access for 6 months.

·         For other outputs, including downloads from data providers’ on-line portals, parts of reports, presentations or data may be shared with Welsh companies e.g. individual slides, depending on the data agreements with each data provider.

 

Company Sharing Rules

·         Companies cannot share slides or data to any 3rd party; they can only use it internally within their company.  The only exception is that a company may share a few slides/ or some data as part of their presentations to customers. No whole presentations or reports can be forwarded to any 3rd Party.

·         No data can be shared onto any public forum.

·         Any company that is found to break these rules will be liable for any subsequent action pursued by the data provider.

·         If in doubt, please seek advice from the Brookdale team.

 

No variation to these conditions shall be binding unless agreed in writing between the authorised representatives of the training provider and the delegate and/or their sponsoring organisation. The delegate and their sponsoring organisation acknowledge that these terms and conditions supersede any written or verbal communication.

Event organiser

Brookdale Consulting
7 BROOKDALE ROAD
BRAMHALL
STOCKPORT
CHESHIRE
SK7 2NW
United Kingdom: England


07376849234
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