FDF Event - Automation and Digitalisation in the Food and Drink Industry

Thursday, April 05, 2018 - 08:58

Join FDF and speakers for this one-day event exploring the role of automation and digitalisation in our sector. We will cover the big issues facing the food and drink industry as the digital world continues to develop and expand and the capability of automatic systems rapidly improve.

Keep up to date with industry best-practice and hear from our experts on a number of key topics, including:

  • Block Chain
  • Big Data
  • The Virtual Factory
  • Factory Design
  • Robotics
  • Government Funded Research
  • Skills gap with digitalisation
  • Case Studies on the big engineering issues

Including speakers from: Siemens, The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), Sheffield Hallam University, ABB Robotics, Omron, University of Lincoln and more.


Keynote address: Julie Alexander, Deputy Director for the Food Chain Workforce, Innovation, Science, Evidence and Analysis, DEFRA.

More details and speakers to be announced.

Held at the FDF office in central London, our events offer a unique environment where you can network and engage with speakers and guests in a warm, friendly setting. Lunch, coffee and refreshments are available for all guests. More information about this event can be found on our website, however do feel free to get in touch if you have any questions.

Register here

26 April 2018 - 9.30am start
FDF, 10 Bloomsbury Way, London
FDF Members: £300, Non-Members: £350 
All prices exclude VAT

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