Raquel Izquierdo de Santiago (EUROPATAT)

“Europatat is excited to bring the Annual Congress back to Brussels, right at the heart of the city and its famous Grand Place. A careful selection of speakers will assess the economic, environmental, health and social challenges currently facing the potato sector.”

Jos Muyshondt (President, EUROPATAT)

“For long an early adopter of the best industry practices the potato sector continues to respond to increased consumer and legislative demands in the areas of health, sustainability and CSR. The Europatat Congress provides the ideal platform for assessing the state of play and communicating industry priorities.”

2010 Edinburgh

Workshop : ‘Potatoes without frontiers’

The GB Integrated Supply Chain Past,  Present and into the Future

  • Professor Ian Crute – Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board Chief Scientist
  • David Walker OBE – Chairman Fresh Potato Suppliers Association
  • Archie Gibson – Executive Director Agrico UK Ltd

The European Potato trade ‘Freemarket or Protectionism’

  • Romain Cools – Secretary general of Europatat
  • Yaniv Yablonka – Yapro (Israeli Potato and Vegetable Export Company)
  • Jim McLaren – President of Scottish National Farmers Union