The World Agri Invest Congress

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Event Date/Time: Jun 30, 2009 End Date/Time: Jul 02, 2009
Registration Date: Jun 30, 2009
Early Registration Date: Apr 10, 2009
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Investment and strategy for producers, buyers and investors

The 2nd Annual World AgriInvest Congress brings together the full spectrum of the agri value chain AND the financial community. Hear from and meet operators, producers, buyers, government, agri funds, and institutional investors.

Focus on farmland
A full day dedicated to the challenges and opportunities of investing in this hot sector

A global event
Speakers and delegates from Europe, the US, South America and Asia

The entire value chain
Hear from and meet operators, producers, buyers, agri funds, and institutional investors

2009 key speakers include:

* Alexander Sarris, Director, Trade & Markets Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
* Joseph Glauber, Chief Economist, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
* Nicola Horlick, Chief Executive Officer, Bramdean Asset Management
* Jacques Blondy, Director, Agricultural Development, Total
* Gary Sharkey, Head of Wheat Procurement, Premier Foods
* Ian White, President & Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Wheat Board
* Andrew Freris, Chief Economist - Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas
* Roberto Canevari, Senior Vice President Supply Chain and Procurement, Nestle Waters
* Susan Payne, Chief Executive Officer, Emergent Asset Management
* Galina Balaenkova, Director, OJSC Pava
* Davor Pisk, Chief Operating Officer, Syngenta
* Alejandro Elsztain, Chief Executive Officer, Cresud
* Bart Kroon, Director Global Sourcing & Procurement, Nutreco Holdings NV
* Pia Madsen, Director, Raw Material Purchasing, Danisco
* Howard-Yana Shapiro, Global Director of Plant Science and External Research, Mars Inc

Please visit the website for full programme and speaker details.