Romain Cools (Belgapom)

“Belgium, the land of the Belgian fries, welcomes the Europatat congress 2017 in the wonderful city of Antwerp, where potato turns into diamonds (or is it the reverse?) We are sure you will experience an interesting and exciting programme.”

Jos Muyshondt (President, EUROPATAT)

“Belgapom is welcoming the European potato trade in Antwerp, home of one of the largest seaports in the world. We can guarantee all participants a great network event, of which the memory will be cherished for a long time!”

Raquel Izquierdo de Santiago (EUROPATAT)

“For the 2017 Congress, Europatat together with the organisers Belgapom, a valued member representing the potato sector in Belgium, have put together an extremely interesting and relevant programme to inspire the potato sector in Europe to be great again!

2013 Karlovy Vary

Workshop ‘EU enlargement after 2004 and its influence on the European potato trade’

  • Current potato trade in the Czech Republic – Vlastimil Rasocha,Czech Potato Association
  • Changing consumer buying attitudes in Central Europe – Zdeněk Skála, INCOMA GfK
  • Development of the potato market in the Eastern Europe and impact on production in the
    dominant countries

    • Russian Federation – Tatiana Gubina, Russian Potato Union
    • Ukraine – Nick Gordiichuk,Ukrainian Association of Potato Growers