2015 AUSVEG National Convention

AUSVEGThe AUSVEG National Convention, Trade Show and Awards for Excellence, to be held at Jupiters Gold Coast from 25-27 June 2015, will feature talks by economics experts James Bond and Chris Murphy. As two of Australia’s leading economists, the pair are expected to impart their years of economic wisdom during separate speaker sessions on Saturday 27 June.

AUSVEG is the peak horticultural body for Australian vegetable and potato growers. The 2015 Convention is expected to attract over 1400 delegates.

James Bond is the Director of consulting firm Equity Economics, and will share his vast expertise in macroeconomics, international economics and trade policy.

Chris Murphy is another highly respected figure from the world of economics. As Director of Independent Economics, Mr Murphy has extensive experience in economic modelling and is well known for developing the Murphy models of the Australian economy.

“The 2015 National Horticulture Convention will provide these two leading economics figures with the opportunity to address a wide variety of commodity growers on the serious issues affecting the industry,” said AUSVEG spokesperson, Ms Winterbottom.

“We are excited that Mr Bond and Mr Murphy will join the list of well-credentialed speakers, including President and CEO of the United States Potato Board, Blair Richardson, to provide delegates with much needed information.”

To register, download the delegate brochure or register online. For more information contact AUSVEG on (03) 9882 0277 or convention@ausveg.com.au, or visit www.ausveg.com.au/convention

Posted 18 May 2015