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IFDA Forum 3: Tech Disruption, from Data to Delivery

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5 Sep 2017 5pm - 8:30pm

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19 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PU

Join us for the IFDA’s Forum 3, Tech Data and Disruption, from Data to Delivery.

Guest speakers include, Tom Cheesewright, Dan Hope, First10, Deliveroo and Xero.

The IFDA Forum’s have been curated by industry expert Thom Hetherington and Forum 3 will focus on how technology has revolutionised and impacted the food and drink sector. It is important that entrepreneurs understand what tech can do for business as they are best placed to adapt and to benefit.

We will hear from two very exciting guest speakers;
Dan Hope – Food Entrepreneur and self-confessed techy, Dan runs Firebird Hope the successful pop up chicken dining concept in Manchester. Dan has done extensive research into what technology is available and relevant for food and drink start-ups and will be relaying some advice as a start up himself.

Tom Cheesewright – Tom is and Applied Futurist and a leading commentator on technology and tomorrow, often being featured on the BBC and in national papers. Tom’s talk will focus on the future of technology in the food and drink sector, looking at key changes that are likely to take place in the next 5-10 years. Find out more about Tom’s work here:

There will be a panel discussion with First10, Deliveroo and Xero!

Refreshments will be served.

This event is FREE for IFDA members only, if you wish to become a member please register here 

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Non-member Ticket (£15) - public tickets
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