Calendar of Events

One of our great strengths is our programme of workshops, seminars and formal events. These are excellent opportunities to network, exchange information and share best practice.

Below is a list of events and activities that we are either running or participating in.

We offer sponsorship opportunities for FDF events.

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  • September (excl. past events)

24 September 2014

Event: FDF/Eversheds Seminar: Shared Parental Leave

Waterloo Room, Institute of Directors, 116 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5ED
10:00am - 12:30pm

Regulations allowing parents to share parental leave come into effect at the end of the year. Whilst the idea of sharing leave between parents might be simple, the practice is proving anything but, with those responsible for workplace implementation facing complex issues. Join our seminar with Eversheds to find our how this could affect your business and how to prepare. More about FDF/Eversheds Seminar: Shared Parental Leave

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Please note: FDF does not take online payments - you will be invoiced for this event after registering.

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24 September 2014

Event: FDF/Eversheds Seminar: Social Media and Employment Issues

Waterloo Room, Institute of Directors, 116 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5ED
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Social media is a key business tool and an important part of life for many of us. But how do you strike the balance between control and trust? Join us for this event with Eversheds to look at how to engage positively with social media and the legal challenges.

The event includes lunch which will be served from 12.30pm with the seminar starting from 2pm.

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Please note: FDF does not take online payments - you will be invoiced for this event after registering.

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25 September 2014

Event: Gaining competitive advantage through innovative packaging design and materials

Hallam View, Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus
9:30am - 12:30pm

A Free Food and Drink Industry Event - Join Sheffield Hallam University to hear about the latest developments in packaging innovation and how they could improve the competitiveness and profitability of your business.  More about Gaining competitive advantage through innovative packaging design and materials

28 September 2014

Event: Conservative Ingredients for Success Dinner

Copthorne Hotel
6:30pm - 9:30pm

30 September 2014 - 2 October 2014

Event: 20 Year of Enterprise Excellence Conference

The Mere Golf Resort and Spa, Chester Road, Mere, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6LJ

Time is running out to join the very best manufacturers in the world, and The Manufacturing Institute are offering Food and Drink Federation members a 30% discount using the following discount code #TMICONFFDF 

 

The Manufacturing Institute has been at the heart of manufacturing since 1994, dedicated to supporting and improving the industry through training, education and consultancy.

 

 

The 20 Years of Enterprise Excellence conference, to be held in Cheshire, UK from September 30th to October 3rd, features an unrivalled line-up of speakers at the very top of their game.  They include 17 Global Shingo Prize winners, innovators from high growth manufacturing companies and key thought leaders on the issues facing manufacturing today.

 

Book online at www.enterpriseexcellence.co.uk or call 0161 875 2525  More about 20 Year of Enterprise Excellence Conference