Australian Food & Grocery Council

Food and Grocery Australia 2019


Tuesday 28 May – Thursday 30 May 2019

Hilton Hotel Sydney

Food and Grocery Australia continues to be the most significant conference in focusing the future of the nation’s $131 billion food and grocery sector. It boasts an unparalleled line up of “A list” speakers and delegates, this Forum’s offering is the only one of its kind specifically designed for key players in the FMCG sector.

Given the significant political, economic and social context that is driving the Australian and indeed global markets, access to the highest calibre of thought leaders, practitioners and industry leaders will provide essential value in being able to respond and drive success in this highly multifaceted and nuanced trading environment. The expert analysis offers an enhanced understanding of the complexities of increasingly fractious domestic and international consumer preferences, and the relentless demands for more sophisticated and efficient methods of doing business across the value chain.

Food and Grocery 2019 continues the tradition of providing a platform for ongoing networking and engagement, but with renewed focus on delivering valuable information which can enhance business performance through expert analysis of the trends that are driving the operating outcomes for suppliers, manufacturers and their retail partners.

Food and Grocery Australia 2019 concentrates exclusively on the fast moving consumer goods and retail industry and the 2019 program offers exceptional value for your time and commitment, greater industry insights, greater breadth of opinion and greater business deliverables.

Confirmed Speakers:

Howard Saunders
Retail Futurist UK/USA

Jonathon Porritt
Founder Director & Trustee
Forum for the Future UK

Michael McQueen
Social Researcher

Dr Amantha Imber
Founder & Head Inventologist

Tim Mason
Chief Executive Officer
Eagle Eye
Warren Hogan
Craig Woolford
Head of Research
Citi Australia & NZ
Simon Ford
Managing Director ANZ
Shopper Intelligence
Vanessa Matthijssen
Strategy Partner & National
Consumer Products Lead
Monitor Deloitte Australia
Justin Sargent
CEO Pacific
Tom Rutledge
Founder & CEO
David Shukri
Channel Development Director




Alyssa Handy, Events Manager