Supplying the brewing, food and beverage industry.

SDT Autumn Conference

Theme: Shaping the Dairy Industry for Tomorrow
Date: 6th and 7th April 2022
Location: Loughry Campus, CAFRE, Cookstown, Northern Ireland, BT80 9AE
Format: Day 1 (6th April): Visit & Conference Dinner

Day 2: (7th April): Conference Presentations

The programme is a suitable a range of backgrounds including: Product Development, Operations, Engineering, Research, Technical and Quality functions in the Dairy Industry and allied industries (ingredient, equipment, chemical suppliers and retailers).


Booking for the event is simple, you can either download the Booking Form and pay by cheque or BACS or alternatively pay by the paying the applicable rate indicated on the booking form and paying electronically. Paypal is used for our card payment system but you do not need an account, simply check out as GUEST using the registration button below. If required, an invoice or receipt can be raised by emailing Please note the delegate rates do not include the conference dinner on the evening of the 6th April, this must be booked separately by following this link.

Trade Stands:

Trade stands will be welcome at the event at a cost of £500(+ vat). The Trade Stand Booking Form  should be completed and sent to the Executive Director and an invoice will be forwarded by return.


Accommodation with breakfast is available at the Glenavon House Hotel, Cooktown BT80 8JQ: room rate  including breakfast is £75 (including breakfast). Please note that the Hotel is the venue for the Conference dinner. A limited number of rooms have been reserved at this rate and bookings should be made directly with the hotel (028 8676 4949) by quoting the SDT Conference.