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Highlights from World Cocoa Conference 2018

Thank you to everyone who supported, attended and spoke at WCC4 in Berlin!

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World Cocoa Conference 2018

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...

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Cocoa Break Sponsor
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