Invest in Skills : Invest in Growth

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 15:06

You are invited to join the Food & Drink Wales Industry Board and the Cabinet Secretary for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs to hear about plans which will help ensure you are able to attract and retain the best talent in your business and industry.

This conference follows on from the Invest in Skills Conference in Cardiff, where food and drink companies, training providers and other stakeholders contributed to the skills debate, setting out ideas for a future skills strategy for the sector.

Confirmed speakers and panellists include:

  • Aberystwyth University
  • BIC Innovation
  • Calbee UK
  • Cardiff Met
  • CH & Co
  • City & Guilds
  • Denbigh High School
  • Dylan’s Restaurant
  • Food & Drink Wales Industry Board
  • Halen Môn
  • Henllan Bakery
  • Lantra
  • North Wales Economic Ambition Board
  • Princes Food
  • Tomlinson’s Dairy

Why attend?

  • Hear from the Cabinet Secretary and members of the Food & Drink Wales Industry Board about the skills plan and new initiatives which will help you attract and retain the skills needed for your business
  • Help shape the implementation of the skills strategy
  • Find out about future support to increase automation in the food and drinks industry
  • Find out what funding sources will be available for you to support skills investment in your business
  • Network amongst some leading and growing food and drink businesses and skills providers

To attend this conference, please register using this link: