Farm Succession Planning agenda
The event will take place on the 30 & 31 October 2018, Mercure Brandon Hall Hotel & Spa, Warwickshire. This extraordinary conference will have speakers from around the globe with workshops and navigating sensitive subjects on succession. Below is a breakdown of the conference and who will be talking about what.
30 October 2018
(Conference & Hotel Stay Ticket holders only)
31 October 2018
Registration, networking & coffee
Welcome by Chair
Succession is a process, not a destination
Six most common succession planning challenges and how to overcome them with audience Q&A on how to start the conversation.
Question Time Panel: Formal agreements are vital
Legal, tax & property implications of drawing up a succession plan
Networking coffee break
Farmer Panel Discussion: Turning theory into reality, a farmers’ perspective
Matchmaking: An alternative approach to passing on your farm
Dialogue cafe: Discussing 4 key topics
- Fair vs Equal: Why this is a distinction worth emphasizing
- Difficult Conversation: How do you insist on having it when life gets in the way
- People Matter Most: Setting guiding principles for decision making
- The Incumbents: I don’t want to retire!
Feedback from Dialogue Cafe
Chair’s closing remarks