1st day

Agenda

1st day

26 September 2018

1st Session: The current state of the dairy sector in context of the implemented and planned policy
Situation on the Polish dairy market and government actions to prevent further crises
The opportunities and threats for EU dairy sector in 2018-2020 with particular reference to Common Agricultural Policy
New trends on the global dairy market
Agreements and policies shaping dairy trade
The anticipated evolution of trade relations between the EU and United Kingdom after BREXIT

2nd Session: The financial assumptions in the new financial perspective of CAP with particular reference to milk suppliers and processors. Opportunities and threats.
Challanges and conditional of sustainable and  intelligent development of the European agriculture in the context of growing impact of external conditions and importance of innovation
Situation in the dairy sector in light of the new financial perspective
Changes in the “Common Market Organisation" – what futures for intervention & co?
Will the reform of the CAP imply a reform of EU dairy?

19:30/20:00  – outdoor dinner

2nd day

27 September 2018

3rd Session: Opportunities created by domestic and EU investment funds and stabilisation packages for the sector
Directions of innovations in the dairy industry and potential support for them
Packaging for dairy industry in the light of circular economy
Investment opportunities using funds of European Investment Bank through the mechanism EFSI
Practical aspects of investments funding in dairy processing
Innovative dairy products
Investing in the Future: Case Valio

4th Session: Farmer’s and processors’ income support and protection mechanisms

How to deal with increasing dairy price volatility in Europe: the role of futures, new dairy price models, and other risk management strategies
How to secure the future of the dairy sector? – new forms in supply chain (stocks, platforms, hubs)
Risk and Securing Income: Prespectives from a New Zealand based Dairy Cooperatives

20:00 – 2018 DCF Gala Awards
Gala dinner
Results of the 12th Dairy Cooperatives Ranking

3rd day

28 September 2018

12:00 – check out
The end of the 16th Dairy Cooperatives Forum