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ICCO report: Interactivity rules for the 1,500 attendees at WCC Berlin

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Click here to download the Day Two Newsletter

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Thanks to everyone who supported, attended and spoke at WCC4 in Berlin! Presentations will be available to download by 25 May. *Apologies for the delay this is due to tighter data privacy rules.

By bringing together all stakeholders, from both producing and consuming countries, the World Cocoa Conference is the ideal forum to examine issues across the value chain.

Keynote Speakers Included:

  • Dr. Jean-Marc Anga, Executive Director, ICCO 
  • Frank Mars, Member of the Board of Directors, Mars Incorporated
  • Andreas Ronken, CEO, Ritter Sport 
  • Nicko Debenham, Head of Sustainability, Barry Callebaut
  • Martin Christy, Director, International Institute of Chocolate and Cacao Tasting 
  • Stephan Nießner, Chairman, The Association of the German Confectionery Industry 
  • Nicolas Mounard, CEO, Farm Africa
  • Florian Schütze, Head of CSR, Lidl
  • Gregory Aharonian, President, Kukaxoco
  • Edward George, Head of Group Research, Ecobank

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 1500+ delegates attended in Berlin, including:

Olam Cocoa, Afreximbank, Syngenta, Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate, Buhler, MARS, Touton, Mondelēz, CME Group, Sucden Financial, Barry Callebaut, Arysta, Filhet-Allard, Aalst Chocolate, BASF, ABN AMRO Bank, Food Industrial Packaging, PhosAgro, Absortech, Responsibility Investments, AFC International, Suncue, Swisscontact, World Cocoa Foundation, Vollers Holland, Valrhona,  African Cocoa & Coffee Farmers' Marketing Organization (ACCFMO), Gloster, Volcap Trading, Agrochem, Andean Cacao, Veco Mesoamerica, Lutheran World Relief, Welthungerhilfe, Conacado Agroindustrial, Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), ANECACAO,WCS Bolivia, AO Madagascar, APROCASUR, ARA Trading, Asociacion Silvo - Agropecuaria, Atlantic Cocoa Company - ECOM, Xprosourcing, Bancoex, Almonte, UTZ Certified, Valent Chocolat, Cocoa research Institute of Ghana (CRIG), International Cocoa Initiative, Clariant, Vredeseilanden VZW, Wageningen, Agroarriba, Catholic Relief Services, World Cocoa Farmers' Organization, Afco Farms, Yara and many more...


For more information on the World Cocoa Conference please contact:

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