Summer Symposium and Annual Dinner 2023

28 Jun 2023, 1 p.m. – 11 p.m.


The 2023 SDT Annual Dinner and Symposium, sponsored by ............,  will be held on Wednesday 28th June 2023 in the Members Pavilion at the Staffordshire County Showground. The Symposium will start the proceedings with 3 speakers presenting on cheese and dairy related topics during the afternoon. Arrive early to visit the trade stands, network and be treated to a delicious buffet lunch, all free of charge. 

The timing of the Dinner is perfect for anyone who is attending the International Cheese and Dairy Awards Trade Day (Thursday 29th June), the day after this event. So please come along and join in with other dairy professionals for an afternoon and evening of learning, delicious food (and wine!) and most importantly wonderful company.

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12:00               Doors open 
12:00 – 13.00  Lunch available

13.00               Official welcome by SDT President (NickEdwards) & main sponsor

13:05 – 13:45  Speaker 1: 

13:50 – 14:30  Speaker 2: 

14.30  Break

15:00  – 15:40  Speaker 3:  

18:45 – 23:59  Bar Open

19:00 – 19:30  Pre dinner reception

19:30  Welcome address by SDT President, Nick Edwards

21:30  Awards to students and members

21:45  Guest speaker: TBA

Bar is open until midnight

Booking Form   
Click this LINK for the booking form to book your place at the Summer Symposium and Annual Dinner LINK to the Dinner menu.



Members/Non Members                  £0     
Trade Stands                                        £200 (+ VAT)  


Dinner Cost

Members                                               £45 (+ VAT)      
Non Members                                      £65 (+VAT)     
Eden Cohort  12 (members)             Free of Charge   

Tables of 10                                           £650 (+ VAT)

* Sponsorship and Stands welcome - see LINK for more information and booking form



Members Pavilion

Staffordshire County Showground

Weston Rd


ST18 0BD


Membership catgories Price
Full (discount reviewer)
Full Life
Retired Life
Young DD
Non-member £78.00


74 of 250 seats taken

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