12 & 13 OCTOBER 2016 ANTWERP - BELGIUM

The speakers

Juice Summit 2016

The Juice Summit is the leading, annual conference for fruit juice executives from all over the world. It started in 2013, as a way to provide a genuine and dynamic forum for all industry players and their suppliers worldwide. The Juice Summit is organised by and for the industry, which makes it a unique experience in this field.

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Kees COOLS

Johan DE RYCKER

Thorsten HARTMANN

Dirk LANSBERGEN

Rui HAI LIU

Agenda

  • 08:00 - 13:45

    Welcome & Registration for the Technical & CSR Session
  • 09:00 - 13:00

    CSR Stream
    09:00 - 10:30 Setting the scene
    • Why is CSR important to us all? Dealing with CSR at pre-competitive level - CSR Europe
    • Juice CSR Platform/ achievements & ambitions - AIJN
    • A look at priority country-crop supply chains in the juice sector - Fair and Sustainable Advisory Services

    Questions & Answers session

    10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
    11:00 - 12:00 What's new in the CSR arena
    • Juice Code of Business Conduct in the ITC standards map - International Trade Center
    • Creating value for your business with non-financial reporting - GRI
    12:00 - 13:00 Panel discussion / Integrating CSR across the value chain through a sector-wide approach
    13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
  • 09:00 - 12:30

    Technical Session
    09:00 - 09:10
    • Welcome Remarks
    09:10 - 09:30
    • Advanced juice processing technology (PEF, HHP, PCT, membrane technology)
    09:30 - 09:50
    • Achieving optimised juice pasteurisation to deliver higher product quality and machine effiency
    09:50 - 10:15
    • Ageing kinetics in bottled products ans shelf life
    10:15 - 10:30
    • Questions & Answers
    10:30 - 11:00 JUICE BREAK
    11:00 - 11:20
    • Presentation about the AIJN Code of Practice work on standard nutritional values
    11:20 - 11:40
    • Pesticides (US/Europe) / Comparison regulatory situation US/Europe
    11:40 - 12:00
    • The Authenticity and Safety of Chinese Orange Juice - results of a 3 year study
    12:00 - 12:20
    • Presentation by the Quality Juice Foundation Award Winner
    12:20 - 12:30
    • Questions & Answers
    12:30
    • Closing Remarks
  • 12:00 - 14:00

    Welcome addresses & registration for the Juice Summit

    Marjan SKOTNICKI-HOOGLAND : AIJN President, Managing Director, The Netherlands

    Dirk LANSBERGEN : Commercial Director Worldwide, Citrosuco, Austria

    Joachim TRETZEL : SGF President, Döhler Group, Germany

  • 14:00 - 18:00

    Juice Summit Day 1
    14:00 - 15:30 SESSION 1: DYNAMICS OF THE GLOBAL FRUIT JUICE MARKET
    • Europe - Thorsten HARTMANN, Director of Consulting EMEA, Canadean, UK
    • Japan & Asia - Speaker to be named
    • North America - How Wall Street looks at the American beverages/juices scene - Ross COLBERT, Global Strategist Beverages, Rabobank, US
    • The World Juice Index - Identifying key market opportunities for juices from around the world, TetraPak, Speaker to be named
    15:30 - 16:15 JUICE BREAK
    16:15 - 18:00 SESSION 2: TRENDS AND CHALLENGES FOR THE AGRI-FOOD & FRUIT JUICE INDUSTRY
    • Key focus areas and new trends in CSR - Speaker to be named
    • Economic, social and enviromental impacts of the TTIP on the Agro-Food/fruit processing sectors - speaker to be named
  • 19:00 - 23:00

    Cocktail & Gala dinner Zuiderkroon
  • 09:00 - 17:00

    Juice Summit day 2
    09:00 - 10:15 SESSION 3: THE JUICE SUPPLY CHAIN - OUTLOOK 1 CHALLENGES
    • The Outlook of Main Commodities: Fundamentals, Short & Medium Term

    Introduction by the Chairman Kees COOLS, Executive Director Business Unit Fruits & Vegetables, Doehler Group, Germany

    • Orange - Speaker to be named
    • Apple - Gerhard KERSTING, Managing Director, Eislebener Fruchtsaft GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
    • Farming and Agriculture must become "smarter" to feed the world in 2025 - Speaker to named

    Supply Chain Panel Discussion with Kees COOLS

    10:15 - 11:00 JUICE BREAK
    11:00 - 12:00 SESSION 4: ADDRESSING CONSUMER REQUESTS FOR NATURALNESS
    • Adapt or Die - Speaker to be named
    • Result of Consumer Research in the US - Speaker to be named
    • How consumers view/perceive fruit juice. A psychological study - Speaker to be named
    12:00 - 13:00 LUNCH BREAK
    13:00 - 14:30 SESSION 5: AIJN JUICE CAMPAIGN - CENTRAL & COUNTRY UPDATES
    • Update of the AIJN Juice Marketing CampaignGaynor FERRARI, AIJN Juice Campaign Director, Belgium
    • Country Case/United Kingdom - Speaker to be named
    14:30 - 15:00 JUICE BREAK
    15:00 - 16:30 SESSION 6: AIJN JUICE CAMPAIGN

    COUNTRY CASES:

    • GermanyKlaus HEITLINGER, Managing Director, Verban der deutschen Fruchtsaft-Industrie e.V.
    • Sweden - speaker to be named

    ROUND TABLE WITH THE JUICE CAMPAIGN SCIENTIFIC EXPERT PANEL "JUICES AND HEALTH. SCIENCE IN ACTION"

    • Rui Hai LIU - Professor, Department of Food Sciene, Cornell University, US
    • Reinhold CARLE - Professor, Institute of Food Science and Biotechnology, University of Hohenheim, Germany

    Moderator: Johan DE RYCKER, Juice Campaign Scientific Advisor

     

    16:30 KEYNOTE SPEECH
    16:55 CLOSING ADDRESS
    17:00 END OF CONFERENCE
  • 18:30 - 23:00

    Networking Evening Grand Café du Nord
  • “Great event to meet and chat about the latest market trends with the TOP European NCSD producers”

    Mr. Volker Bubacz

    Head of Area Marketing, SIG

  • “The Juice Summit doesn´t focus on one side of the business only. They inform and update on commercial, technical, R&D as well as Corporate Social responsibility etc. It is very fresh, dynamic and interesting. It allows for plenty of opportunities to network, discuss with many global business partners and to make new business connections. The core of the industry is present.”

    Corinna Hogan

    Supply Chain Lead, Citrosuco

  • “Being Pure & Natural, Juice Summit is the place to be! Don’t miss the ultimate juicy event of the year!”

    Voula Makri

    CEO, KSY blends

  • “From the very beginning of the Juice Summit, I knew that this event will become a MUST on the Fruit Juice calendar – and I was right. It is worth coming from every corner of the world to get in touch with the leading decision takers of the juice industry.”

    Mario Bavaresco

    CEO, Citrosuco

  • “The Juice summit is an excellent platform to showcase our products and services to an international audience. It gives us excellent networking possibilities and the opportunity to secure high levels of interest in our existing portfolio, discuss category and packaging trends and to create a sense of excitement and anticipation about our development pipeline.”

    Lars Holmquist

    Cluster Leader Marketing & Product Management

  • “As a leading packaging supplier, Elopak is very pleased to continue its sponsorship for the 3rd edition of the Juice Summit, an excellent platform to meet leading industry partners and juice market experts throughout the world.
    We wish you a continuing success and are looking forward to a memorable event with interesting lectures and lively discussions.”

    Dirk Endlich

    Elopak Market Area Director Central Europe

  • “The Juice Summit gives participants from the processing industry the possibility to learn about improving the quality of juices and purees; how to remove black spots from mango puree, add apple peels to apple puree and adding water, increase yield of soy milk with 7%, remove pear stones in pear nectar, grind blueberries; all done with the Comitrol high speed micro-cutting and micro-milling machines from URSCHEL”

    Jan van der Horst

    Sales Director

  • “Ecolean have taken part in the Juice Summit twice before and we are proud to be one of the sponsors this year. The Juice Summit is a great forum to find out the latest trends in the industry and to network. We are looking forward to meet you there! ”

  • “We see Juice Summit as a great opportunity to meet the leading companies in the market, which are currently enjoying our service and the prospective ones, with whom we may share our expertise of years and hopefully improve their bulk logistic standards with our innovative touch...
    Liqua Industrial Packaging and Logistics

  • “CFT S.p.A. designs and manufactures machines and complete lines for processing and packaging of food and beverage products. Internally it is composed of 6 dedicated divisions. CFT processing: processing of fruit and vegetables to obtain industrial semi-finished and finished products; lines for juices and fruit purees. CFT foodpack: packaging of solid food products and edible oil. CFT beverage: packaging of still and carbonated beverages.
    CFT seaming: designing and manufacturing of automatic seamers available both in the mechanical and electronic version. CFT lube oil: packaging of lube oil and mineral greases. CFT Brewing: designing and manufacturing of modular brewing equipment and turn-key solutions for the beer industry.

  • “ZIEMANN HOLVRIEKA provides hygienic and aseptic solutions for storage, land and sea transport and turnkey receiving terminals. We combine the manufacturing of tanks, Turn Key installations and process equipment in one delivery.

    The Juice Summit is a great opportunity for us to share insights and to network with people we know or get to know.

    Albert Botter

    Managing Director