Food and Drink Industry Expo

The CDN Food and Drink Industry Expo highlights the career opportunities available in this fast growing industry sector.

Date:

Thu, 14 Sep 2017
(1300-1800)

Address:

BT Murrayfield Stadium
Roseburn Street
Edinburgh
EH12 5PJ

How to book:

Summary

The CDN Food and Drink Industry Expo highlights the career opportunities available in this fast growing industry sector.

Scotland’s food and drink industry is worth over £16.5 billion. With around 27,000 jobs emerging from the sector between now and 2030, it needs a stream of new, skilled, enterprising and adaptable entrants for all parts of its supply chain – which includes careers in:

  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Design and innovation
  • Product development and production.

Who should attend

  • School and college pupils and students
  • Teachers and lecturers
  • Employers
  • Anyone with an interest in Scotland’s food and drink sector.

Aims

  • Find out about the diverse range of careers within the food and drink supply chain
  • Engage with producers, suppliers, manufactures, entrepreneurs and educational bodies committed to inspiring the next generation of food and drink industry professionals
  • Listen to a range of industry leaders and take part in interactive sessions that will bring the industry to life
  • Hear about innovation for our agriculture and fishing sectors
  • Learn about the science of minimising waste while producing new healthy products
  • Watch skills demonstrations preparing and presenting food for global export as well as in our own top restaurants and hotels
  • Learn about Environmental and sustainable issues.

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