19 febrero - 21 febrero 2020
Cape Town, South Africa

Argus Africa Fertilizer

  • 08:30
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  • 18:00
  • Registration and exhibition opens
  • 09:30
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  • 17:00
  • Site visit - details to be confirmed
  • 12:30
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  • 14:00
  • Light lunch for all delegates
  • 14:00
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  • 17:00
  • Fertilizer fast track - a guide to global fertilizer production, trade and demand dynamics
  • Insights into the nitrogen markets
  • A focus on the phosphate markets
  • Developments in the potash markets
  • A snapshot of the sulphur markets
  • NPK’s, specialty and added value fertilizers
  • 17:30
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  • 18:30
  • Roundtable discussions
  • NPK market developments
  • Technology solutions for improving balanced nutrition
  • Improving nutrient use efficiency with enhanced efficiency fertilizers
  • The benefits of foliar fertilizers and how these could improve African crops
  • Port logistics in Africa
  • 18:30
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  • 20:30
  • Opening cocktail reception
  • 09:00
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  • 18:00
  • Registration and exhibition open
  • 09:00
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  • 09:10
  • Chairperson’s opening remarks
  • 09:10
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  • 09:25
  • Conference welcome
  • Meeting agricultural demand and working to achieve food security in Africa
  • Digital transformation in agriculture
  • Sub-Saharan Africa market developments
  • 09:25
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  • 09:40
  • Opening address
  • 09:40
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  • 10:00
  • Meeting agricultural demand and working to achieve food security in Africa
  • 10:00
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  • 10:20
  • Welcome from the host sponsor
  • 10:20
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  • 11:00
  • Panel discussion: The movement towards customised fertilizers for smallholders in Africa
  • 11:00
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  • 11:30
  • Coffee
  • 11:30
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  • 12:10
  • Panel discussion: Digital transformation in agriculture
  • 12:10
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  • 12:40
  • Visualizing Insights on Fertilizer for African Agriculture (VIFAA) Program: A new fertilizer data platform for Sub-Saharan Africa
  • 12:40
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  • 14:00
  • Lunch
  • 14:00
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  • 14:40
  • Panel discussion: Sub-Saharan Africa market developments
  • Overcoming transport and supply chain challenges across Africa
  • Financial services to improve access to fertilizers and economic growth in the region
  • The importance of building relationships between the public and private sectors to achieve success
  • West Africa fertilizer market – Opportunities and challenges in the region
  • 14:40
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  • 15:20
  • Panel discussion: West Africa fertilizer market – Opportunities and challenges in the region
  • 15:20
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  • 15:50
  • Coffee
  • 15:50
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  • 16:30
  • Panel discussion: Financial services to improve access to fertilizers and economic growth in the region
  • 16:30
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  • 17:10
  • Panel discussion: Overcoming transport and supply chain challenges across Africa
  • 17:10
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  • End of session
  • 18:00
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  • until late
  • Gala dinner Hosted by OCP
  • 09:00
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  • 12:30
  • Exhibition open
  • 09:30
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  • 10:00
  • Tailoring fertilizers to meet African soil and crop needs
 
  • 10:00
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  • 10:30
  • Enhanced efficiency phosphate technology for improved application and uptake
  • 10:30
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  • 11:00
  • The challenges with ensuring high quality product
  • 11:00
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  • 11:30
  • Coffee
  • 11:30
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  • 12:00
  • Case study: New project update
  • 12:00
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  • 12:30
  • Outlook for Africa
  • 12:30
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  • 14:00
  • Lunch
  • 14:30
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  • End of conference
  • 14:30
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  • 17:00
  • Site seeing excursion - separately bookable