Managing Change in Food
From data to productivity!
|The IFFI Masterclass Operations is dedicated to smart and sustainable operations, human-machine interactions and digital factories. In this masterclass we touch on the latest developments and technologies adding value to the operations of food ingredients producers. How to apply block chain and manage CO2 neutral manufacturing in the agrofood industry? Why is long term productivity difficult after a short term change? And what does it mean to work in and manage a full transparent food factory?|
Managing directors, operational directors, plant managers, supply chain managers, logistics managers, product (group) managers, managers technology, process technologists, sustainability and QA/QC professionals.
Thursday, 13 June 2019
|Location||Congrescentrum Bouw & Infrapark, Ceintuurbaan 2, 3847 LG Harderwijk|
|Module 1: Smart and Sustainable Operations|
|12.00 hrs||Registration with lunch buffet|
|13.00 hrs||Welcome and introduction participants by Halbe Vogel|
|13.30 hrs||Blockchain in the agrofood supply chain|
|15.00 hrs||CO2 neutral manufacturing: the Cosun case|
|17.00 hrs||Wrap-up & drinks|
|17.30 hrs||Teambuilding activity: BIG STUFF|
|21.30 hrs||Closing formal programme, possibility to stay overnight|
Friday, 14 June 2019
|Location||Congrescentrum Bouw & Infrapark, Ceintuurbaan 2, 3847 LG Harderwijk
|Module 2: Change: from tools to productivity|
|09.00 hrs||Performance, from practice to productivity: the DV Nutrition case|
|11.00 hrs||Human operators in smart factories: the FrieslandCampina case
|13.15 hrs||Departure to Yakult in Almere|
|Module 3: Transparant Factories|
|Location||Yakult Europe B.V., Schutsluisweg 1, 1332 EN Almere|
|14.00 hrs||Welcome and introduction to Yakult|
|15.00 hrs||Factory tour|
|16.00 hrs||Conclusions and wrap up – Halbe Vogel|
Topics & guest speakers
|Module 1: Blockchain in the AgroFood supply chain
Jan Bolhuis – Blockchain Strategist at Capgemini
The supply chain of food products can be made fully transparent in a way that nobody has seen before. Blockchain is a revolutionary new technology to be installed in AgroFood supply chains securing consumers trust in an incredible way.
Module 1: CO2 neutral manufacturing
Johan Dijkstra – Dept. Manager Process & Sugar Technology at Cosun
|Module 2: Change, from tools to productivity
Marcel Boon – General Manager at DV Nutrition
Module 2: Human operators in smart factories
Erik Mulder – Consultant at Ergos
|Module 3: Transparent Factories
Ronald Jacobs, Factory Manager Yakult Europe BV
|BIG STUFF, you’re in control!
For many people it is a silent dream: operate a shovel, an earth-moving machine or a mobile crane. At the Construction & Infrastructure Park, IFFI members take on the role of operators working with Big Stuff every day! Under the guidance of a professional, experienced operator, we are going to dig deep!
||The Construction & Infrastructure Park in Harderwijk is the business campus and the convention center for the construction industry, real estate sector and all related branches. The extensive terrain is located directly on the A28. In the conference center, business meetings and events take place in the modern meeting rooms, both organized by companies in the sector but also by many outside of it. Restaurant and hotel facilities are on site.
Address: Congrescentrum Bouw & Infrapark, Ceintuurbaan 2, 3847 LG Harderwijk, tel. 0341-499000; route description
Yakult Europe produces a tasty fermented dairy drink with at least 6.5 billion Lactobacillus casei Shirota bacteria per bottle. These bacteria reach the intestines alive.
Address: Yakult Europe B.V., Schutsluisweg 1, 1332 EN Almere,
Registration and accommodation
The IFFI Masterclass programme includes dinner and drinks and excludes eventual accommodation costs. Single rooms cost € 77,00 incl. breakfast, excl. tax. Participation costs for non-members are € 950,– excluding VAT. Participation costs for IFFI colleagues are covered by the membership fee.
Please use the online form to register: