GAMBICA Economic & Political Update, 20 Nov 2018, London - strategic planning info and networking

20 November 2018, Tower Hotel

GAMBICA is holding the next Economic and Political Update on 20th November 2018 in London, with interactive sessions from expert speakers on the current trends in the economic and political environment. The economic forecast is presented by Oxford Economics, with the political update from government representatives and expert guest speakers. On top of being a valuable input to your company strategic and budget planning process, it is also an excellent opportunity to network with other GAMBICA members from all four of our sectors.

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Venue: Tower Hotel, St Katharine's Way London E1W 1LD

09.30  Registration & Coffee

10.00   GAMBICA Activities Update
Steve Brambley, Chief Executive, GAMBICA

10.20   Brexit, trade and customs
Terry Boniface, BEIS
James Wilson, HMRC

11.15    Trends in the Food and Drink sector
Nicki Hunt, Food & Drink Federation
Neil Purdom, Food & Drink Federation

11.45   Tackling the Graduate Skills Challenge
Stewart Edmondson, UKESF

12.15   ~ Lunch ~

13.15   Macro-economic Update and Forecast
Andrew Goodwin, Senior Economist, Oxford Economics

14.00   Sector Update and Growth Forecast
Jeremy Leonard, Director of Global Industry Services, Oxford Economics

14.50   Closing Remarks
Ludo Chapman, President, GAMBICA

15.00   ~ Close of meeting ~