BAFTS Annual Conference PROGRAMME 20/21 May 2018 London

BAFTS ANNUAL CONFERENCE Westbourne Grove Church London W11 2RW



















FULL PROGRAMME* (14/5/2018) *subject to change 

Sunday timetable 20th May 2018

BAFTS print COnf document 2018

9am -10.30am STALLS ARRIVE AND SET-UP 0nly come this early if Board/guest/ setting up stalls

  1. Zuza Trading SUNDAY and MONDAY
  2. Just Trade UK Ltd SUNDAY and MONDAY
  3. Koseli Wholesale SUNDAY only
  5. LovethatStuff SUNDAY and MONDAY
  6. Traidcraft SUNDAY and MONDAY
  7. Shared Interest (visitor) SUNDAY and MONDAY
  8. Red Tribe SUNDAY and MONDAY
  9. Enfair SUNDAY and MONDAY
  10. Achkiy (former member) SUNDAY and MONDAY

10.30 – 11.30 General member and guest arrival

Coffee, tea & supplier stall browsing

11.30-11.40 Official welcome; Order of the day/notices

LAURA CAVE, Board member, and Kathryn Sygrove, Executive Officer

11.40-12.45 Supplier stories

1) 11.40-11.55 Koseli Wholesale (Lynn Mold re fusion with EET)

2) 11.55-12.10 Zuza Trading (Claire Shepherd)

3) 12.10-12.25 AURA QUE, Laura Queening

4) 12.25-12.40 Gateway World Shop, Hazel Dobson

12.45-13.45 Lunch break

13.45-14.30 SPEAKER 1 Safia Minney, Founder and Former CEO of People Tree and now MD of Po-Zu shoes ‘Is Fair Trade the Answer to the Sustainable Development Goals?’

14.30-15.10 SPEAKER 2 Sian Conway, Ethical Hour “Know your audience: how to maximise use of social media platforms for your ethical business”

15.10-15.40 Tea and coffee break


Workshop 1: Gender and Fair Trade: The Story of Women Cocoa Farmers in Fair Trade short film (17 mins) produced by Dr Roy Maconachie, Bath University, Centre for Development Studies (CDS) about time inequalities and other prejudices against Ghanaian women who do all the chores, cooking, gathering, sorting children and a lot of the farming but often cannot afford their own land. Facilitator: Sabita Banerji, Chair of Oxford Fair Trade Coalition.

OR: Workshop 2: Laura Cave: The real cost of Fair Trade? What makes fair trade stand out/ differing basic costs in different countries

16.45- 17.45 Informal time for networking & browsing stalls PLUS:

Book in for 10 minute slots with Board members or Guest Speakers on subjects such as Social Media, Importing Issues, Product Design and Development. Book first come first served on the day.

18.00-19.00 Peruvian Evening meal – advise of any food requirements before 13 May.

19.00-21.00 and beyond…Entertainment  – a variety of activities



9.00 – 10.00 Supplier stalls open, tea, coffee & informal networking

Exhibiting stalls: Zuza Trading , Just Trade UK Ltd , Holy Lama (Spice Drops) , AURA QUE, Barb Wilson (LovethatStuff), Traidcraft , Where Does It Come From?, St. Nicolas, Shared Interest (visitor), Red Tribe, Achkiy (former member).

10.00 – 11.00 five supplier stories :

10.00 -10.12 Siesta Crafts, Jo Harper

10.12 -10.24 St Nicolas, Clare Ronai

10.24 -10.36 LovethatStuff, Barb Wilson

10.36 -10.48 Holy Lama Spice Drops, Gouri Kubair

10.48 -11.00 Where Does It Come From? Jo Salter

 11.00 – 11.30 Tea and stalls

11.30 – 12.15 SPEAKER 3: Traidcraft Exchange, EMILIE SCHULTZE, Campaigns Officer “Tea and post-Brexit Trade”

New tea supply chain campaign plus quick Brexit update

12.15 – 12.45 Jo Bega, CEO, Child Rescue Nepal – “How can a bowl of rice keep a child safe from traffickers?

12.45 – 13.30 Lunch

AND: 12.45-13.30 (over lunch) Shop drop-in session/ brainstorm in separate space with Panel members

13.30 -14.15  Josh Pitts, Co-Owner Equal Exchange UK : Our story and non-certification journey

14.15 – 15.00 Discussion on Resolutions

15.00 AGM

16.30 close / welcome any new Board members    



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