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The Leading Edge Annual Conference 2019

A free personal development and industry insight conference for food, grocery and consumer goods professionals.


This September we’re back with another full day conference packed with inspiring personal development and industry insight speakers, and we want YOU to join us!

Over 600 food and grocery industry professionals attended last year and over 97% of them said they’d recommend this event to a colleague!

View the 2018 highlights reel here.

2019 Overview

This year our programme has been designed to help you explore three key areas as we ask: what makes good, become great?

Sessions to make a Great You

  • Unlocking personal impact
  • Owning success

Sessions to showcase a Great Industry

  • Leading through uncertainty
  • Food and grocery: embracing change
  • Making great connections

Sessions that build on Great People

  • Inclusive leadership
  • Bouncebackability

Join us on 26th September, and you’ll not only be able to attend all of those sessions absolutely free, but also get chance to meet over 600 of your industry colleagues over welcome refreshments, a networking lunch, and post-event networking drinks.

View the full programme summary here.

We know the new, great, you wants to learn and develop, so we’ll be giving you the skills to help take your first huge step towards your own personal greatness!

Programme summary

  • Registration and refreshments
  • Session 1: Unlock your personal impact
  • Session 2: Success is yours . . . own it!
  • Session 3: Leading through uncertainty
  • Session 4: Food and grocery industry: embracing change
  • Session 5: Networking: making great connections
  • Lunch
  • Session 6: Inclusive leadership
  • Session 7: Bouncebackability
  • Networking drinks

See the full details of each session here.

Fast event facts

What is Leading Edge/IGD

IGD is a research and training charity that sits at the heart of the food and grocery industry.

As a charity we exist to upskill people working in or looking to join the food and grocery industry and are the lifelong learning partner for the sector, equipping everyone with the skills and knowledge needed to face the challenges of the future.

We've been delivering free personal development learning events through our Leading Edge brand for over 25 years, and now offer a whole range of innovative solutions including online resources that you can access wherever and whenever you need to, webinars, evening masterclasses, and the Conference.

Find out more here.

Which ticket?

  1. If you are an individual wishing to come along, book a single free ticket on EventBrite, or on our website, here
  2. If you would like to bring along a group of people, choose the Team Ticket option. If you have been invited by someone who has already set up a Team, search for the name of that team; if you are creating a new Team to invite people to, choose Create New Team
  3. All tickets will be confirmed by our events team seperately a couple of weeks out of from the event
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