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2018 Future Leaders Forum

Thursday, 20 September 2018 from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

The Westin Sydney, Sydney, Australia




The future leadership of the fast moving consumer goods and supermarket retail industry is critical to meeting the challenges of today and tomorrow. Investing in talent and driving capability across the industry are essential to our collective success.

Future Leaders Forum is a unique program designed for high potential young leaders and experienced managers who want to build the future of the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and supermarket retail industry within Australia.

It delivers insights from thought leaders on strategy and leadership; exposes delegates to the latest trends; creates new and long lasting contacts in the industry; and helps develop a collaborative manufacturer-retailer relationship.

The program tackles the big issues, such as how technology can be used to drive positive change; how putting the consumer at the centre of decision making creates joint value; how the long term sustainability of our industry is a combined responsibility; and how the leaders of today and tomorrow need to drive the agenda. The program offers delegates:

  • Guest speakers delivering real thought leadership on topical issues.

  • Leadership sessions from industry CEO’s and Senior Executives.

  • Networking sessions with peers, industry experts and industry leaders

For business

  • represents an investment in your people and the future of your company;

  • helps you reward, motivate and retain the best people;

  • communicates the scope, depth and challenges of today's FMCG and retail business to your teams;

  • assists your people develop their potential to become part of senior management;

  • enhances future leaders' personal contribution to the business in terms of strategy, operation and leadership.


For the delegate

  • delivers insights from thought leaders on key trends, strategy and leadership;

  • opportunity to take stock of where you are, where your company is, where the industry is and where it needs to be to be successful;

  • provides opportunities to establish peer networks that together can build a sustainable future;

  • offers access to CEO's and senior leaders in our industry and;

  • explores collaborative manufacturer - retailer relationships.



Date:       Thursday 20 September, 2018

Time:       Registration    8.00am - 8.30am

                Forum             8.30am -  6.00pm 

                Networking Cocktails 6.00pm -7.30pm

Venue:    The Westin Sydney, 1 Martin Place, Sydney  NSW 2000

Cost:       $950 for AFGC members

                $1200 for AFGC Associate and Affiliate members

                $1800 for non-members

Group Pricing:

The Trading Partner Forum is pleased to offer a 20% discount when you register 10 or more delegates from your company. These registrations must be received in one transaction.

Presented by the Trading Partner Forum Executive Committee