Food Systems in the Global South
Chair: Prof. Katherine Denby, Academic Director, N8 AGRIFOOD
Therese Gondwe, Title, IIITA, Zambia
Prof. Mariana Rufino, Professor of Agricultural Systems, LANCASTER UNIVERSITY
Dr Hibbah Araba Osei-Kwasi, Research Associate, Food and Nutrition Research group, ScHARR, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD
Post – Brexit food systems and the Environment
This panel will discuss the potential implications of Brexit for the UK food system, external trade policy effects (eg tariffs, and external trade agreements), domestic agri-food policy development and the delivery of environmental outcomes.
Specific topics include:
– Delivering and paying for ecosystem services
– Land management, governance and regulation
– Uncertainties, challenges and opportunities presented by Brexit
Chair: Dr Ruth Little, Lecturer in Human Geography, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD
Panelists: Prof. Alan Matthews, Professor Emeritus of European Agricultural Policy, TRINITY COLLEGE, DUBLIN .Author of reports for the European Parliament on CAP and Brexit
Prof. Fiona Smith, Professor of International Economic Law, UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
Prof. Sue Hartley, Director, YORK ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY INSTITUTE
Innovations in supply chain management
This panel gathers thought leaders in the fields of supply chain, resource efficiency and management to debate the evolution of theories, methods and models to address food and resource security challenges.
- A number of well established and emerging theories will be debated along with cutting edge methods to build new and extend existing intellectual ideas.
- Cross disciplinary collaborative groupings will be formed based on theoretical and methodological curiosity.
Professor Lenny Koh, Director of Advanced Resource Efficiency Centre, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD
Alan Wilson, Fresh Produce Agriculture Projects, WAITROSE
Professor Andrew Lyons, Professor in Operations and Supply Chain Management, UNIVERSITY OF LIVERPOOL
Jeff Jia, PhD SFHEA, Reader in Supply Chain Management, UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL
John O’Brien, Senior Scientist, NESTLE RESEARCH, Lausanne