Parallel Sessions – Wednesday 13 June – 16.10 – 17.302018-05-11T11:17:59+00:00

N8 AgriFood International Conference 2018: People, Health & Food Systems, 13th-14th June 2018, Liverpool, UK

Parallel Sessions – Wednesday 13 June – 16.10 – 17.30 

Food Systems in the Global South

Chair: Prof. Katherine Denby, Academic Director, N8 AGRIFOOD

Panelists:

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.

Chair:
Professor Lenny Koh, Director of Advanced Resource Efficiency Centre, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

Confirmed Panelists:

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

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