Workshop Investeren in de Braziliaanse zuivelsector

18 januari 2018

Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences werkt aan een projectvoorstel voor Brazilië, gericht op de zuivelprovincie Minas Gerais. Dit doen we i.s.m. onze partneruniversiteit aldaar in Vicosa. Op 18 januari 2018 vindt hierover een workshop plaats voor potentieel geïnteresseerde ondernemers. Mocht u of een collega geïnteresseerd zijn om deel te nemen, dan bent u van harte welkom. Hieronder de (Engelstalige) uitnodiging.

Workshop invitation

“Private dairy sector investment opportunities in Minas Gerais, south-east Brazil”

Background: There is a vast potential to invest in the dairy sector in Minas Gerais (MG) Brazil, for both Dutch and Brazilian private sector partners. Three Dutch VHL students partnered with Brazilian students to explore potential business opportunities in the Dutch and Brazilian dairy sector.

Morning programme (internal VHL plus commissioners):

10.00              Opening and objectives. By Dr. Robert Baars

10.15               Investment opportunities in the dairy breeding sector. Commissioner Alta Genetics. By Tobias Ruijsch (VHL student)

11.00               Investment opportunities in forage establishment. Commissioner Groasis. By Robin Diekhorst (VHL student)

11.45               Investment opportunities in the dairy value chain. Commissioner VHL Applied Research Centre. By Ward van der Zee (VHL student)

12.30               Lunch

Afternoon programme (internal and external):

13.00               Opening and objectives. Tjalling Huisman (director VHL domain Animals and Business)

13.10               Dairy project in Brazil. State of the art and ambitions. By Dr. Robert Baars

13.45               Collaborations Federal University of Viçosa with private sector. Examples of contract research. By Dr. Marcos Marcondes and/or Dr. Polyana Pizzi Rotta

14.30               Discussion and questions. By Prof. Rik Eweg

15.30               Winding-up and conclusions. By Dr. Robert Baars

16.00               Drinks and networking

Further information: johan.meinderts@hvhl.nl

Save the Date: 18 januari 2018 (10.00 – 16.00 uur)

Locatie: Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences, Larensteinselaan 26a, Velp

Website: www.hvhl.nl