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

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

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Session 1: Strategies for new growth

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote 1: Creating value through horizontal integration in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Keynote 2: Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrient industry

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: Food security

11:00 – 11:20

The role of GCC in strengthening global food security

Conference session

11:20 – 11:40

Ensuring long term food security in the GCC

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:00 – 13:30

Networking lunch

Social networking

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Session 3: Technology trends and disruptions

13:30 – 13:50

Optimization of fertilizer plants by digitalization and automation

Conference session

13:50 – 14:10

Predictive agronomic model to generate precise crop prices

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

Technological disruptions and the impact on the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

14:50 – 15:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

15:10 – 15:30

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: Global trends in fertilizers trade

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Session 4: Market trends in the fertilizer industry

09:20 – 09:40

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

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

10:00 – 10:20

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

10:20 – 10:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

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10:40 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

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Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

11:10 – 11:30

Developing improved fertilizer application methods to increase productivity and crop yields

Conference session

11:30 – 11:50

Ensuring sustainable agriculture in hot climate

Conference session

11:50 – 12:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:10 – 12:25

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:25 – 13:55

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

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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

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

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

09:10 – 09:30

Inaugural address: The future of food security in GCC

Session 1: Strategies for new growth

09:30 – 09:50

Keynote 1: Creating value through horizontal integration in the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

09:50 – 10:10

Keynote 2: Becoming a differentiated solution provider in the agri-nutrient industry

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: Food security

11:00 – 11:20

The role of GCC in strengthening global food security

Conference session

11:20 – 11:40

Ensuring long term food security in the GCC

Conference session

11:40 – 12:00

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:00 – 13:30

Networking lunch

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 3: Technology trends and disruptions

13:30 – 13:50

Optimization of fertilizer plants by digitalization and automation

Conference session

13:50 – 14:10

Predictive agronomic model to generate precise crop prices

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

Technological disruptions and the impact on the agri-nutrient industry

Conference session

14:50 – 15:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Panel

15:10 – 15:30

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

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09:00 – 09:20

Keynote address: Global trends in fertilizers trade

Sponsored by:

Session 4: Market trends in the fertilizer industry

09:20 – 09:40

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

Conference session

09:40 – 10:00

Mapping fertilizer trends in major import markets

Conference session

10:00 – 10:20

Mapping fertilizer trends in major producing regions

Conference session

10:20 – 10:40

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

Sponsored by:

10:40 – 11:10

Networking break

Social networking

Sponsored by:

Session 5: Producing enhanced quality fertilizers

11:10 – 11:30

Developing improved fertilizer application methods to increase productivity and crop yields

Conference session

11:30 – 11:50

Ensuring sustainable agriculture in hot climate

Conference session

11:50 – 12:10

Panel discussion and Q&A

Conference session

12:10 – 12:25

Closing remarks

Conference session

12:25 – 13:55

Networking lunch

Social networking

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