2017 MPO National Congress

National Congress and Gala Dinner

20 September 2017 – Protea Hotel, King George, George

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08:00 - 09:00MPO W-Cape AGM
09:00 - 10:00MPO National AGM

Congress Programme

10:00 - 10:50Tea and registration
TimeTopicSpeaker
10:50Welcome
Opening prayer
Surviving volatility
11:00 - 11:45Keynote address: The international business landscape - dealing with changeDr John Westwood
11:45 - 12:30Take the sting out of BBEEEAnton de Wet
12:30 - 13:30Lunch
Harvest the highs and manage the lows
13:30 - 14:00Tough times call for tough decisionsDr Chris van Dijk
14:00 - 14:30Surviving and persevering during droughtFanus Linde
14:30 - 15:00Tea
15:00 - 15:30Heat stress - negative impact on dairy cows around the world and how to deal with this challengeGil Inbar
15:30 - 16:00Always be ahead of your timeBreyton Milford
16:00Thanks to sponsors
Closing
19:00GALA DINNER with MCBreyton Milford

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Dr Chris van Dijk

Dr John Westwood

Gil Inbar

Fanus Linde

Anton de Wet

Breyton Milford

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