Leatherhead Member’s Conference | Leatherhead Food Research

Leatherhead members' conference – new insights for global growth

Date: 04 October, 2016

Location: Great Burgh, Epsom, UK

Free event for Platinum, Gold, Silver & Bronze members of Leatherhead

  • Platinum – Up to 5 places per membership

  • Gold – Up to 3 places per membership

  • Silver – Up to 2 places per membership

  • Bronze – 1 place per membership

Leatherhead opens its doors to members to showcase our new facilities and present the findings from our latest research with industry professionals and international consumers exploring the challenges and opportunities for global innovation.

Hear from industry experts on international regulatory challenges, innovation practices around the world and how to create product blueprints for global brands.

Find out which topics have been trending on the membership helplines and which stories from our news service have been making headlines.

Our external keynote speaker will analyse merger and acquisition activity in the food and beverage sector to add further insight for global growth.

Tailored training

Missed the dates for a course you're interested in? We offer tailored in-house training, so we can bring our courses, to you.

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Topics covered include:

  • Findings from Leatherhead's research: innovating for the future
  • Keynote presentation: who is investing where in food and beverage?
  • Leatherhead's regulatory helpline: what's keeping you awake at night?
  • Have we got news for you: Leatherhead's news trends
  • Overcoming major challenges through innovative innovation practices
  • Regulatory challenges: unlocking the barriers to international growth
  • Blueprints and baselines: techniques for global brands

From this event you will:

  • Hear the findings from Leatherhead’s exclusive research with senior industry professionals and  international consumers exploring the challenges and opportunities for global innovation
  • Find out how different innovation practices around the world are preparing companies for the future
  • Discover the key regulatory issues looming on the horizon
  • Learn how developing a blueprint of your products from a microscopy perspective will prepare you for reformulation challenges and new product development opportunities
  • View Leatherhead’s new facilities and learn about Leatherhead’s new services

Who should attend?

  • Senior R&D managers
  • Innovation managers
  • Technical managers
  • NPD managers
  • Regulatory managers


Great Burgh is located on the outskirts of Epsom, Surrey, easily accessible via road or train.

Hotels: follow the link for further information on a variety of local hotels to suit all budgets.

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