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Candidates can apply to participate in 2nd edition Mastercourse Vegetables

Wanted: Future proof vegetable producers

Jungle Talks, in cooperation with leading horticultural companies in the Netherlands, is again organizing the Pro Manager Mastercourse Vegetables. From 27 January until 8 February 2020, 15 international managers will travel to the Netherlands for an intensive two-week training program. The Pro Manager Mastercourse is initiated by Jungle Talks in close cooperation with Koppert Biological Systems, Ridder Group, Koppert Cress, Bom Group, Royal Brinkman, Metazet Formflex, AgroEnergy, Hortilux Schreder and Mprise.

This Pro Manager Mastercourse Vegetables again targets leading managers between 25 – 40 years old and with a minimum of 5 years of working experience in a management position within a future proof production company.

Thematic program
The Pro Manager Mastercourse Vegetables counts on wide support from renowned horticultural players. Together with these companies a unique thematic program has been compiled to stimulate participants towards more professional and personal development. During the first week focus lies on production, which will be worked out via themes like ‘Back to Nature’, 'Biology meets Technology’ and ‘Will the future be human?’. During these days, partners and supporters will actively share knowledge, experiences and inspiration. In the second week emphasis lies on societal issues which will be discussed via themes like 'Designing Future Landscapes’ and ‘Chainges’, about change in the horticultural chain. The course will end in Berlin with a visit to the Fruit Logistica.

Informative webinars
During two webinar sessions on Monday 21 October, more details will be shared with regards to this Mastercourse Vegetables. The first one-hour session takes place at 12.30 hrs Central American time/19.30 hrs CEST. The second session is planned for 19.30 hrs Central American time/8.30 hrs Beijing time. In this way interested managers from all time zones can sign up for either one of these sessions.

More information and application
Candidates interested to participate in the Pro Manager Mastercourse Vegetables need to meet strict selection criteria and write a personal motivation to underpin their application. Managers from all over the world are now welcome to apply (deadline: 20 November 2019). Dutch candidates are also welcome. Application is followed by a selection procedure.

Are you yourself or do you know a future proof entrepreneur active in vegetable production?

For more information download the flyer, including registration form here or check

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