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.”

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.”

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