Seize the moment

More than ever, supply chains are determining who wins in the food and grocery industry. In the face of adversity, supply chains have demonstrated the enormous role they play in organisations’ success. Now is the time to capitalise on gains made.

Join us to interact with peers and partners and explore how supply chains are developing new capabilities to serve customers better and drive business growth.

For supply chain people, by supply chain people – we provide the answers that unlock potential.

Hear from over 40 international speakers

Benefit from 21 days’ access
to over 9 hours of content

Participate in over 10 Q&A, panel discussions and roundtables

We’ve gone virtual

Going virtual means we can offer more content, available when you want it. In fact, we will be opening the event one week before the event itself on 17 June to allow you to start benefiting from the insight. We will also keep it available for another two weeks afterwards.

Join us on the day itself, 17 June for live and interactive breakouts, roundtable discussions and panel Q&A’s and to connect with the speakers and other delegates.

All this and all the meaningful, memorable and actionable insight you’d expect from IGD, helping you improve your operations and deliver your Supply Chain objectives.

Reasons to attend

We’re bringing global food and grocery supply chain people together to share experiences of 2020 and to build future capability

Over nine hours of inspiring content from International Supply Chain practitioners and experts

Learn about challenges faced and the capabilities developed by winning businesses

Hear from customers, peers and experts who’ll share real solutions to real challenges

Interactive sessions with industry peers to share ideas and build your network

Choose a programme that works for you - access the content you want, when you want

Book your virtual place today!

Confirmed speakers

David Sheldon

Head of Global Supply Chain Development at Nestlé

Dave works across the supply chain to help Nestlé innovate meet consumer and customer needs today and prepare for tomorrow’s challenges. Current focus is on eCommerce and digital transformation. Before joining Nestlé, Dave worked in manufacturing with Kodak and retailing with Aldi and Safeway.

Tom Szaky

Terracycle Founder & CEO

Tom Szaky is founder and CEO of TerraCycle, a global leader in collection and repurposing of complex waste streams. TerraCycle operates in 20 countries, working with some of the world’s largest brands, retailers and manufacturers to create national platforms to recycle products and packaging that currently go to landfill or incineration.

Tom Rose

Head of International Operations, SPAR International

Tom Rose joined SPAR International in January 2015, heading up the operations team with a focus on enhancing supply chain initiatives, stock management, digital systems and people development within the global SPAR organization.

Susan Barratt


Susan has built her career in the Food and Grocery industry. Currently, Susan is CEO of IGD, SID at AGBarr plc and Chair of Higgidy Ltd. Previously, Susan built her career in the food manufacturing and pub industries. Susan became CEO at Natures Way Foods and Eldridge Pope plc. having spent earlier years in her career at Whitbread and Geest. Susan started her career as a Chartered accountant at Coopers & Lybrand.


Views from the top

Perspectives on industry development and what it will take to win

Keynote speakers and panel discussions

Build new capabilities

Respond the right way to trends that have emerged

Expansion of ecommerce

Sustainability gains significance

Re-engineered for resilience

Digitally transformed

Enhance existing capabilities

Continuously improve your people and processes

On-time and always available

Control your costs

Anticipate your demand

Make what you need

Do it the right way

Seize the moment

Create value and drive business growth

Keynote speakers and panel discussions

Book your virtual place today!