Top market analysts and business experts at Grain Academy 2018


For a very first time in Bulgaria we have the privilege to welcome Stéphane Bernhard as a speaker at Grain Academy.
After spending 12 years in different positions as a trader and senior manager with the Louis-Dreyfus group, Stéphane Bernhard was involved in its own trading-related projects from 2007 to February 2014. Since March 2014, Stéphane is the Managing Director of InVivo Trading, the leading French farming cooperative and one of the leading grains and oilseeds operator in the European Union.
InVivo Trading is a leading exporter of French origin agri commodities. Its original and unique business model is centred on its pool marketing agreements with the Cooperatives, giving it a privileged access to French grain production.
With 14 million tonnes of grain traded in 2015-2016, InVivo is growing internationally through a strategy of alliances with other global players.


3 Dmitriy Rylko IKARWe would be truly honored to have with us for а second time Dmitriy Rylko as a speaker at Grain Academy. The hot topic about the reduced grain production in Russia will be addressed from him.
Ph.D. Dmitriy Rylko is a CEO of IKAR – The Institute for Agricultural Market Studies since October 2001.
The Institute for Agricultural Market Studies – IKAR is an information-analytical agency, carrying out a wide range of applied and theoretical research in the field of global and domestic agro-food system. In the center of the Institute’s research is analysis of current condition and forecast of domestic ag food markets.