Summit Program

The FMCG Business Marketing Summit program will provide you the latest insights, meaningful content, includes top-level keynote speakers and the most relevant topics for you to stay ahead of the game in NZ’s fast-moving grocery and retail sectors.

The 2021 program will be announced soon and is promised to be equally as strong as the highly-acclaimed 2020 program below. To be notified of the latest updates, please fill your details in below.


8:30-8.50 Registration
8:50-9.00 Welcome by Trudi Nelson, Broadcaster and our MC for the day
9.00-9.30 FMCG Marketing in NZ and around the world by Katherine Rich, CEO of NZ Food & Grocery Council
9.30-10.00 How can suppliers teach customers to shop? by Lew Bentley, Head of Strategy & Owner of Energi Shopper
10:00-10.30 FMCG Over a decade of change by Craig Irwin, MD IRi New Zealand & Hong Kong
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea
11:00-11:45 Q&A Panel: From Response to Recovery by Katherine Rich, Lew Bentley and Craig Irwin
11:45-12:30 Be your Brand by Pic Picot, Founder & Owner of Pic’s Peanut Butter (KEYNOTE)
12:30-1:00 Marketing in an agile world by Ian Wentworth, Director – Innovation Domain Lead at Kantar
1:00-2:00 Lunch
2:00-2:45 5 things you need to know to get on New World’s shelves by Morgan McCann, Head of New World – Foodstuffs North Island (KEYNOTE)
2:45-3:30 Q&A Panel: Toolkit for building your brand by Rufus Chuter, Together; Morgan McGregor, Hyped; Matt Grantham, OnFire Design
3:30-5:30 Afternoon Tea & Networking Event
5:30 Close

Note: Program is subject to change

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