Tuesday 24 September 2019 | Day 0

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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Workshop: Human capital – Making the workforce ready for the future

09:00 – 09:10

Opening and welcome remarks

Workshop

09:10 – 10:00

New world of HR and what it means for HR

Workshop

Adaptive HR

10:00 – 10:20

How to transform HR

Workshop

10:20 – 10:40

Ma’aden case study

Workshop

10:40 – 11:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

11:00 – 11:30

Networking break

Social networking

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Diversity and inclusion

11:30 – 11:50

The latest thinking in D&I and how it can be applied in the Gulf

Workshop

11:50 – 12:10

Ma’aden D&I strategy case study

Workshop

12:10 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

12:30 – 13:30

Networking lunch

Social networking

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Technical workshops

13:30 – 13:50

Ammonia – methanol co-production – environmental benefits

Workshop

13:50 – 14:10

Green ammonia production via water hydrolysis and implications on the fertilizer industry

Workshop

14:10 – 14:30

Supply chain challenges in the agri-nutrients industry

Workshop

14:30 – 15:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

 

12th GPCA Leaders of Tomorrow

14:20 – 17:00

Leaders of Tomorrow program (students only)

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | Day 1

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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09:00 – 09:10

Opening remarks

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Session 1: Strategies for new growth

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote address: Creating value through innovation and horizontal integration in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

10:10 – 10:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

10:40 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 2: Food security

11:30 – 11:50

Ensuring long term food security in the GCC

Conference session

11:50 – 12:10

The role of GCC in strengthening global food security

Conference session

12:10 – 12:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:40 – 14:10

Networking lunch

Social networking

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Session 3: Technology trends and disruptions

14:10 – 14:30

Optimization of fertilizer plants by digitalization and automation

Conference session

14:30 – 14:50

Predictive agronomic model to generate precise crop prices

Conference session

14:50 – 15:10

Impact of nitrogen fixing technology on the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

15:10 – 15:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

15:40 – 16:10

Networking break

Social networking

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19:00 – 21:00

Gala dinner

Social networking

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Thursday, 26 September 2019 | Day 2

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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09:00 – 09:20

Keynote address: Prospects and interaction of energy, fertilizer and agricultural markets

Session 4: Market trends in the fertilizer industry

09:20 – 09:40

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

10:00 – 10:20

Key trends of nitrogen industry development in Russia

Conference session

10:20 – 10:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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10:50 – 11:20

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

11:20 – 11:40

Moving from commodity to balanced fertilizers: The state of fertilizer production in SSA

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Ensuring sustainable agriculture in hot climate

Conference session

12:00 – 12:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:30 – 12:40

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:40 – 14:00

Networking lunch

Social networking

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24 September 2019

Tuesday 24 September 2019 | Day 0

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

Sponsored by:

Workshop: Human capital – Making the workforce ready for the future

09:00 – 09:10

Opening and welcome remarks

Workshop

09:10 – 10:00

New world of HR and what it means for HR

Workshop

Adaptive HR

10:00 – 10:20

How to transform HR

Workshop

10:20 – 10:40

Ma’aden case study

Workshop

10:40 – 11:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

11:00 – 11:30

Networking break

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Diversity and inclusion

11:30 – 11:50

The latest thinking in D&I and how it can be applied in the Gulf

Workshop

11:50 – 12:10

Ma’aden D&I strategy case study

Workshop

12:10 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

12:30 – 13:30

Networking lunch

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Technical workshops

13:30 – 13:50

Ammonia – methanol co-production – environmental benefits

Workshop

13:50 – 14:10

Green ammonia production via water hydrolysis and implications on the fertilizer industry

Workshop

14:10 – 14:30

Supply chain challenges in the agri-nutrients industry

Workshop

14:30 – 15:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

 

12th GPCA Leaders of Tomorrow

14:20 – 17:00

Leaders of Tomorrow program (students only)

25 September 2019

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | Day 1

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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09:00 – 09:10

Opening remarks

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Session 1: Strategies for new growth

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote address: Creating value through innovation and horizontal integration in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

10:10 – 10:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

10:40 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 2: Food security

11:30 – 11:50

Ensuring long term food security in the GCC

Conference session

11:50 – 12:10

The role of GCC in strengthening global food security

Conference session

12:10 – 12:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:40 – 14:10

Networking lunch

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 3: Technology trends and disruptions

14:10 – 14:30

Optimization of fertilizer plants by digitalization and automation

Conference session

14:30 – 14:50

Predictive agronomic model to generate precise crop prices

Conference session

14:50 – 15:10

Impact of nitrogen fixing technology on the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

15:10 – 15:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

15:40 – 16:10

Networking break

Social networking

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19:00 – 21:00

Gala dinner

Social networking

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26 September 2019

Thursday, 26 September 2019 | Day 2

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

Sponsored by:

09:00 – 09:20

Keynote address: Prospects and interaction of energy, fertilizer and agricultural markets

Session 4: Market trends in the fertilizer industry

09:20 – 09:40

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

10:00 – 10:20

Key trends of nitrogen industry development in Russia

Conference session

10:20 – 10:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

Sponsored by:

10:50 – 11:20

Networking break

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

11:20 – 11:40

Moving from commodity to balanced fertilizers: The state of fertilizer production in SSA

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Ensuring sustainable agriculture in hot climate

Conference session

12:00 – 12:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:30 – 12:40

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:40 – 14:00

Networking lunch

Social networking

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