Tuesday 24 September 2019 | Day 0

08:00 – 9:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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

09:00 – 09:05

Opening and welcome remarks

Workshop

09:05 – 09:55

New world of HR and what it means for HR

Workshop

Adaptive HR

09:55 – 10:10

How to transform HR

Workshop

10:10 – 10:30

Ma’aden case study

Workshop

10:30 – 10:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

10:50 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

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Diversity and inclusion

11:10 – 11:40

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

Workshop

11:40 – 12:00

Ma’aden D&I strategy case study

Workshop

12:00 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

12:00 – 13:00

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

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Technical workshops

13:30 – 13:50

Environmental stewardship

Workshop

 

13:50 – 14:10

Ammonia – methanol co-production – environmental benefits

Workshop

14:10 – 14:30

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

Workshop

14:30 – 14:50

Supply chain challenges in the agri-nutrients industry

Workshop

14:50 – 15:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

 

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | Day 1

08:00 – 09:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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09:00 – 09:10

Opening remarks

Session 1: Global and regional regulatory perspective on food security

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Conference session

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote session 1: The role of GCC in strengthening food security

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Keynote session 2: Global food security

Conference session

10:10 – 10:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

10:30 – 11:00

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 2: Disruptive technologies

11:00 – 11:20

Nitrogen fixing technology

11:20 – 11:40

Enabling sustainable agriculture through seed coated fertilizers

11:40 – 12:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

12:00 – 13:30

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

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Session 3: Digitalization

13:30 – 13:50

Digital innovations in plant operations

Conference session

13:50 – 14:10

Enhancing customer experience using AI and predictive analysis

Conference session

14:10 – 14:30

Using big data and data analytics for improved applications of fertilizers in farms

Conference session

14:30 – 14:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

14:50 – 15:10

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 4: Market scenario of fertilizers

15:10 – 15:30

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

15:30 – 15:50

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

15:50 – 16:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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: Highlighting the supply and demand trends to balance the link between fertilizer and crop prices

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Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

09:20 – 09:40

Developing improved fertilizer application methods to increase productivity and crop yields

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Case study: Shifting the focus towards increased nutrient efficiency

Conference session

10:00 – 10:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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10:30 – 11:00

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 6: Future opportunities in agri-nutrients

11:00 – 11:20

Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrients industry

Conference session

11:20 – 11:40

Creating value through portfolio diversification

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Moving towards producing specialty fertilizers

Conference session

12:00 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:20 – 12:30

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:30 – 14:00

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

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24 September 2019

Tuesday 24 September 2019 | Day 0

08:00 – 9:00

Registration and welcome coffee

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

09:00 – 09:05

Opening and welcome remarks

Workshop

09:05 – 09:55

New world of HR and what it means for HR

Workshop

Adaptive HR

09:55 – 10:10

How to transform HR

Workshop

10:10 – 10:30

Ma’aden case study

Workshop

10:30 – 10:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

10:50 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Diversity and inclusion

11:10 – 11:40

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

Workshop

11:40 – 12:00

Ma’aden D&I strategy case study

Workshop

12:00 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

12:00 – 13:00

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Technical workshops

13:30 – 13:50

Environmental stewardship

Workshop

 

13:50 – 14:10

Ammonia – methanol co-production – environmental benefits

Workshop

14:10 – 14:30

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

Workshop

14:30 – 14:50

Supply chain challenges in the agri-nutrients industry

Workshop

14:50 – 15:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Workshop

 

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

Session 1: Global and regional regulatory perspective on food security

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Conference session

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote session 1: The role of GCC in strengthening food security

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Keynote session 2: Global food security

Conference session

10:10 – 10:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

10:30 – 11:00

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 2: Disruptive technologies

11:00 – 11:20

Nitrogen fixing technology

11:20 – 11:40

Enabling sustainable agriculture through seed coated fertilizers

11:40 – 12:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

12:00 – 13:30

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 3: Digitalization

13:30 – 13:50

Digital innovations in plant operations

Conference session

13:50 – 14:10

Enhancing customer experience using AI and predictive analysis

Conference session

14:10 – 14:30

Using big data and data analytics for improved applications of fertilizers in farms

Conference session

14:30 – 14:50

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

14:50 – 15:10

Networking break

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 4: Market scenario of fertilizers

15:10 – 15:30

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

15:30 – 15:50

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

15:50 – 16:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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

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09:00 – 09:20

Keynote address: Highlighting the supply and demand trends to balance the link between fertilizer and crop prices

Sponsored by:

Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

09:20 – 09:40

Developing improved fertilizer application methods to increase productivity and crop yields

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Case study: Shifting the focus towards increased nutrient efficiency

Conference session

10:00 – 10:30

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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10:30 – 11:00

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 6: Future opportunities in agri-nutrients

11:00 – 11:20

Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrients industry

Conference session

11:20 – 11:40

Creating value through portfolio diversification

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Moving towards producing specialty fertilizers

Conference session

12:00 – 12:20

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:20 – 12:30

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:30 – 14:00

Networking lunch and prayer

Social networking

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