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Agriculture Investment Summit 2013

Event : Agriculture Investment Summit 2013

Wed, 26/06/2013  
Conducted by : Terrapinn
Contact : Alina Fisher

 Agriculture Investment Summit is where you will meet leading agriculture investors and key stakeholders who are committed to promoting sustainable and responsible investing in agriculture. The 6th annual conference is a forum for investors, managers and producers to forge solid relationships and make profitable and investment decisions. 

Gain vital insights into how investors are adjusting investment behaviour to ensure sustainability and profitability are not mutually exclusive concepts. Hear how pioneering investors like APG, Hermes GPE, USS and AP2 perceive the risks in agriculture and find out the key questions they are asking managers. 
Hear how the UK Minister of State for Agriculture and Food believes we can build a strong and resilient agriculture sector. Learn from pioneering environmentalist and thinker, Lester R. Brown, on the global trends shaping investment.
Join live debates, networking roundtables, champagne investor meet ups and panel debates that will focus on how investors make their allocations and the challenges of ensuring responsible and sustainable investing.
 


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