Meet the Trainees: Register your business now!
We are delighted to announce that the next Meet the Trainees event will take place face to face. Join MDS, our high calibre Trainees and Members from across the entire food and fresh produce industry on Monday 27th June 2022. Promote your organisation to the ambitious future leaders of food and fresh produce.
Please confirm your attendance before Monday 13th June. Please see information below for confirmation process.
This year, the event will be held at the recently refurbished East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham. This state-of-the-art venue is the perfect space for Meet the Trainees, set within the beautifully landscaped parkland of Nottingham University’s Park Campus. Purpose-built and situated adjacent to the Orchard Hotel with excellent transport links and parking facilities, the event has been designed with the ease and comfort of Member organisations and Trainees in mind.
This highly anticipated industry event will be our first official in-person Meet the Trainees in over 2 years and will be the first chance that many of our groups and Members have had to meet one another face to face. As a result of the rising demand for secondments and the ever increasing number of Trainees, we are asking that all Members represent their business at this event. With so many headlines about the challenges involved in recruiting the right candidates, this is a perfect opportunity to develop your leadership pipeline.
This is also a fantastic opportunity to meet and collaborate with like-minded MDS Member organisations and representatives across the entire industry.
Each Member Company who attends will be given a suitable space along with table and 2 chairs, MDS recommends bringing some small pop up banners to make your space stand out. The event will take place in the Conference Centre where there is ample free parking.
10.00 – 11.00 Set up
11.00 – 12.45 Members Forum, Networking and lunch
13:00 – 13:45 MDS Awards
14:00 – 18:00 Meet the Trainee Networking Session
The Perfect Opportunity
With continued press coverage about the challenges in recruiting the right people, Meet the Trainees offers you the chance to promote your organisation as future focused and directly reach out to a pool of talented young professionals who are passionate about pursuing a career in food and fresh produce.
This is also a fantastic opportunity to meet and collaborate with like-minded MDS Member organisations and representatives across the entire industry. If you are Member company who is interested in attending our Meet the Trainees event please confirm your attendance via our dedicated Eventbrite registration form.
PLEASE NOTE: By completing this form you are not registering interest, you are confirming attendance, if you or any of your representatives are no longer able to attend you must notify a member of the team.
Spaces are filling up fast!
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch!