Leadership program for managers and high performers across the supply chain of the fruit, vegetable, flower, nut and nursery industries in Australia and New Zealand.
The International Fresh Produce Assocation (IFPA) Produce Executive Program is a fully residential business school style executive program with a unique blend of skill development, industry learning and networking led by world class teachers alongside senior industry leaders. The format contains a mix of interactive lectures, syndicate groups, case studies, group assignment workshops and industry discussion sessions.
Middle to senior managers across the supply chain and from all segments of the fruit, vegetable, flower, nut and nursery industries in Australia and New Zealand. The program is limited to a maximum of 42 participants.
The program was an excellent opportunity to work with people from all areas of the industry. The guest speakers were
Amazing, the best management/information course I have attended. I have learnt more than I expected, way and above.
Very engaging and informative. The range of participants provided excellent networking opportunities at the right
Realistic, innovative, exciting. The best aspect was being able to challenge my thoughts and ideas.
A life changing program. The facilitators are of a very high calibre.
The International Fresh Produce Association is proud to sponsor the individual delegates of IFPA member companies to the Produce Executive Program in 2023 at a level of A$1000. This is in recognition of the unique nature of this program and its valuable contribution to executive education within the Australian and New Zealand Horticulture industry for the last 20 years. IFPA's mission is to turn the global produce and floral supply chains into an interconnected community of people and ideas that stimulates demand and cultivates a healthier world.
2024 Session : 19 May - 24 May 2024
Waurn Ponds Deakin University Geelong Campus
End of year discount: Get the 2023 early bird price if you register by the 31st of December 2023: $7,635+GST for IFPA members, $8,635+GST for non members. Includes accommodation and all meals.
From 1/1/24: $8,610+GST for IFPA Members | $9,610+GST for non-members
Hort Innovation Scholarships: We are grateful for the support of Hort Innovation who are offering 6 scholarships to the 2024 program for vegetable levy paying businesses. The scholarships cover the full registration fee. Please contact Bianca Cairns, R&D Manager at HIA (Bianca.Cairns@horticulture.com.au) to receive and complete a simple one-page application. Applications will close on Friday 15th of March.