The Annual Conference

Inaugural Industry-led Forum Bringing Together Stakeholders to Engage in Dialogue, Create a Paradigm Shift in Agribusiness and Foster Stronger Partnerships

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About the Event


Venue: Nairobi Hospital Convention Centre (NHCC)
Date: 3rd - 5th March, 2020

The Agricultural Industry Forum (AIF) and exhibition is an event that represents the largest gathering of public and private-sector stakeholders in Kenya’s agricultural sector. The event brings together stakeholders closely linked sector from Agribusinesses, financial and insurance institutions, capacity building and training institutions, telecommunication players, inputs and machinery suppliers among others to engage in dialogue that will result in demand driven products and services with proposals and recommendations for policies and regulatory frameworks. Together, players will be aligned to a common goal of building stronger agribusinesses, strengthening mutually beneficial multi-stakeholder partnerships and creating new platforms to accelerate growth and effectiveness of the agri-sector.

20+

Hours

Inaugural Industry-led Forum Bringing Together Stakeholders to Engage in Dialogue, Create a Paradigm Shift in Agribusiness and Foster Stronger Partnerships.

15+

Speakers

Thirty Five plus global, regional & national speakers with deep insight on agriculture to interact with.

20+

Exhibitors

A pavilion of different value chains to showcase different wares, products and services from industry players for knowledge and skill exchange.

Schedule


March 3, 2020
8:30am - 10:00am
Official Conference Opening
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10:30am - 11:00am
Plenary Session 1
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Reinvisioning the Future of Agribusiness: Enhancing Effectiveness in Public-Private Partnership

11:00am - 11:30am
Tea Break
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11:30pm - 1:00pm
Plenary Session 2
Venue: Main Hall

Best Practices: Leveraging on Innovation and Technology Transfer for Market Growth

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Networking Lunch
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2:00pm - 3:30pm
Plenary Session 3
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Disruptive Agri-financing Landscape

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Breakout Day 1
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Breakout 1: Potato Value Chain
Breakout 2: Tea and Coffee Value Chains
Breakout 3: Horticulture Value Chain
Breakout 4: Livestock Value Chain (Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Goats, Bees, Camel)

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Gala Dinner & Networking
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March 4, 2020
8:30am - 10:00am
Plenary Session 4
Venue: Main Hall

Enhancing value chain performance and competitiveness in the Counties: Gains, Challenges and Lessons from Devolution

10:00am - 10:30am
Tea Break
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10:30am - 12:00pm
Plenary Session 4
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Rethinking Transport, Logistics & Infrastructure and business processes in Agriculture

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Breakout Day 2
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Breakout 5: Strategies to growing and sustaining Youth and Women-led agri-businesses
Breakout 6: Innovative Structured Marketing & Trading: Warehouse Receipt Systems, Commodity Exchanges and Online Marketing
Breakout 7: Innovative approaches to Mechanization & Irrigation
Breakout 8: Post-Harvest Management, Food Safety and Standards

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Networking Lunch
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2:00pm - 3:30pm
Closing Plenary Session 5
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Political Economy & Policy Culture

3:30pm
Guests leave at their pleasure
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March 5, 2020
08:30am - 5:30pm
Golf & Excursion
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Field Excursion and Golfing Day

Registration Fee


    • $100

    • Delegates

    • For non Agriculture Industry Network members.
    • Register
    • $100

    • AIN Members

    • For Agriculture Industry Network members only.
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Contact


AIF Secretariat C/O Agricultural Industry Network (AIN)

Address

Githinji Investments Building, Chambers Road, 2nd Floor, Room 202, Ngara, Nairobi

Phone

+254 721 166989/ +254 722 888389/ +254 712 766674/ +254 736 880620

Email

secretariat@agriculturalindustryforum.co.ke