IEC Business Conference Monte Carlo 2019

Sunday 7th April 2019

  • 13:00 Registration Opens in Le Meridien Beach Plaza Hotel Lobby

    Don't forget to Download the IEC Connects Conference App  Android  /  Apple

  • 18:00 Chairman's Welcome Reception

    Being held at La Rascasse. Coaches depart at 17:30.

Monday 8th April 2019

  • 09:00 Conference Sessions

    Atlantique Room, Conference Centre, Level 2

  • 09:10 Conference Session: Contemporary Retail Focus

    'The changing face of retail'
    Simon Wainwright, The Institute of Grocery Distribution, UK

    'Industry case study'
    Speaker to be confirmed, Noble Foods

  • 10:40 Coffee
  • 11:20 Conference Session: Feed Focus

    'The role of  soybean on the sustainability of the feed industry'
    Professor Robert Easter, University of Illinois, USA

    'Title to be confirmed'
    Steve Pritchard, Premier Nutrition, UK


  • 12:20 Lunch

    Mediterranee Room, Conference Centre, Ground floor

  • 14:10 Conference Session: The Future of Global Layer Housing

    'Uniting an industry'
    Suresh Chitturi, IEC Vice Chairman, India

    'Global housing standards for all?'
    Speaker to be confirmed

  • 15:30 Conference Session: Implementing Sustainable Values in your Business

    'Future farm standards'
    Speaker to be confirmed

    'Value-based culture - The key to corporate sustainability'
    Jackie Handy, Runway Global Ltd, UK

  • 16:35 Networking Reception

    Delegates are invited to a networking drinks reception following the end of the conference sessions

    Atlantique Foyer, Conference Centre, 2nd floor

Tuesday 9th April 2019

  • 09:00 Conference Session

    Atlantique Room, Conference Centre, Level 2

  • 09:15 Conference Session: EPI

    'Dynamics and changing patterns of global egg trade between 2006 and 2016'
    Professor Hans-Wilhelm Windhorst, IEC Statistical Analyst, Germany

    'Brexit - Impact on global business'
    Professor Trevor Williams, University of Derby, UK

    'Brexit - Impact on Egg Processing'
    Henrik Pedersen, EPI Chairman, Denmark

  • 10:45 Coffee
  • 11:30 Conference Session: EPI

    'Unreplaceable eggs: there's no substitute'
    Speaker to be confirmed



  • 12:15 Lunch

    Mediterranee Room, Conference Centre, Ground floor

  • 14:00 Conference Session: Protecting your Business from Avian Disease

    'Avian Influenza update'
    Dr Alejandro Thiermann, OIE, France

    'Biosecurity case study'
    Ross Dean, Versova, USA

    'The role of vaccination in the fight against avian influenza'
    Gwenaelle Dauphin, Ceva, France

  • 19:00 Informal Dinner

    Being held at Le Meridien Beach Plaza

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