3-5 December 2019, Dubai Convention & Exhibition Centre

ORGANIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
ORGANIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

ORGANIC INDUSTRY
CONFERENCE
DECEMBER 3rd – 5th, 10 AM – PM
DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTER

 

ORGANIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

The Organic Industry Conference is the only platform where the bio industry meets annually to discuss right from policy making to sustainability in the Middle East.

The event includes the discussion of a range of thought-provoking topics related to the organic industry.

The 2018 conference also attracted 1235 visitors, with a large number of them comprising the decision-making members of their companies.

2018

Organic Industry Conference

1235

Attendees

16

Workshops & Panel Discussions

34

Speakers & Industry Experts

WHY ATTEND

  • Optimum networking event for the regional bio industry
  • Highlight your company’s expertise in your field by showcasing yours
  • Learn effective bio business management from successful entrepreneurs
  • Learn the latest trends in the organic industry from key experts
  • Learn how we can help you get your products licensed in UAE
  • Be part of the region’s organic and natural think tank
  • Get inspired by the big ideas for the growth of the regional organic market

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

The 2018 conference also brought together key experts and decision makers in the Middle Eastern organic industry. It recieved visitors engaged in import, HoReCa, re-export, manufacturing, retail and wholesale within the bio market.

The 16 sessions of the conference saw a high level of engagement from its audience; with Thomas Cierpka from the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM – Organics International) kickstarting the sessions with an erudite speech about Organic Agriculture and Food Security in the industry.

2018 PANEL DISCUSSIONS

ORGANIC BEAUTY - TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MIDDLE EAST

A discussion amongst industry leaders about organic beauty opportunities in the region.
Shirley Conlon
Claudia De Brito
Leena Abbas
Gulnaz Nejmi

ENGAGING COMMUNITY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

A panel of experts debate the importance of engaging the community in sustainable development.
Mustafa Koita
Ryan Ingram
Ameer Ahemed
Rita Srinivasan

EMPOWERING WOMEN THROUGH AGRIBUSINESS

A powerful discussion on empowering women through agribusinesses, in conjugation with UK Aid.
Shari Julianne– Hammond
Prince Nunoo
Comfort Adjahoe
Dr. Ashraf Mahate
Abiola Desalu Abiola Desalu

ORGANIC F&B ROUNDTABLE

A session of experts passionately arguing about the trends in organic retail and its impact and influences in the region.
Peter Lonsdale Peter Lonsdale
Rahul Gupta Rahul Gupta
Katarina Gjosheva
Mubarak Kozhikkal Mubarak Kozhikkal
Davina Shah Davina Shah

Online Retail – Trends & Opportunities

A panel of experienced industry leaders debte online retail and its importance in the fast changing retail enironment, especially in relation to organic.
Clementina Kongslund
Manu Mahdi
Elena Kinane
Mazen Al Refae

HEAR IT FROM THE EXHIBITORS

Exclusive interviews with 2018 exhibitors

The internet is great at making people aware of what exists, but it can’t substitute an actual face to face meeting between a buyer and sellers, and this expo has been excellent in that regard. As we move towards the idea that more and more people want organic and natural products, this exhibition is especially able to link buyers and...

Dr Ashraf Ali Mahate

Chief Economist for Dubai Exports

I work at a clinic in Abu Dhabi and found the TCAM sessions to be very insightful. Even though doctors like me specialize in one field of alternative therapy, I learnt that you can merge Ayurveda, homeopathy and more to create a holistic treatment plan. Usually we only have allopathic conferences where we get our CME points, but this time...

DR FATIMA

Abu Dhabi Homeopathy Specialized Medical Centre

I came here to meet my existing suppliers, and because we are interested in sourcing new brands and products from the field of skin and personal care. I am happy to say that we met some interesting companies and hope that it will go further. You will see me next year at the event.

ELENA NEGROBOVA

Director of SoPritti Global

This is my first time (at the Middle East Organic and Natural Product Expo Dubai), and I met many buyers and visitors from UAE and all over the world, and they have shown interest in our Korean Beauty cosmetic products and want to buy from us. We used the o2o platform to create meetings with buyers from Bulgaria and UAE.

JONGHWAN LEE

Representative Director of Annyung Store, Korea

CONNECT WITH THE BIG THINKERS IN THE MIDDLE EAST BIO INDUSTRY AT ORGANIC INDUSTRY CONFERENCE!