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Program

Day 1: Tuesday 7 December 2010

32nd Session of the International Grains Council (open to government representatives)

Reception and dinner for delegates attending the IGC meeting and the International Grains Forum

  • Master of Ceremonies – Mr Julian Cribb

  • Welcome by the Hon Terry Redman MLA, Minister for Agriculture and Food, Western Australia

Day 2: Wednesday 8 December 2010

International Grains Forum, Burswood Entertainment Complex, Perth

Grain Supplies and Global Food Security

Welcome

Mr Julian Cribb - Master of Ceremonies

Opening Address

Representative of the Australian Government

IGC Address

Mr Etsuo Kitahara, Executive Director of the IGC

Keynote Address 1

Mr John Aylie, Asian Manager, World Food Program

The role of grains in underpinning global food securit , including the outlook for the short and longer-term.

Keynote Address 2

Mr Vijay Iyengar, Agrocorp International Pty Ltd

An overview of the future grains market with respect to globalisation, supply and demand.

Morning Tea

Session Chair - Mr Keith Perrett, Chairman, Grains Research and Development Corporation

Speaker 3

Mr Anthony Abraham, Executive Director – Agriculture, Macquarie Bank The role of grains industry investment in supporting global food security.

Speaker 4

Mr Vince Peterson, Vice-President of Overseas Operations, US Wheat Associates

The conflict between long term trends in world wheat production and consumption: The impact of increasing prices and market volatility versus solutions for meeting the challenges of achieving future food security and wheat market stability through the use of emerging technologies, including GM.

Speaker 5

Mr Rob Gordon, President, South East Asia, Viterra Inc.

Trends in the world grain trading environment (consolidation) and what it means for export oriented producers such as Australia into the future.

Lunch

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