2020 Equipment Manufacturers


Nov. 5, 2020
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT
Virtual Event 


Who plans this event?

AFIA's Equipment Manufacturing Committee oversees the planning of the conference. We want to thank them for all their hard work and dedication to providing a fantastic program. 

What are the registration costs? 

The early-bird fees are $50 for Members, $100 for Nonmembers if you register by Oct. 11, 2020.  After that the rates go up to $75 for Members, $150 for Nonmembers.  Registration closes on Nov. 4, 2020.  Registration will include login information for each of the webinars and a recorded version after the event.

What are the technical requirements?

To participate you will need:

  • Internet: A high-speed connection
  • Audio: Computer speakers and a phone in case of audio difficulties
  • Updated operating systems 
    • Windows 10, 8.1, 7

    • Google Chrome (recommended), Internet Explorer 11 or later, Windows Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Safari

    • Adobe Flash Player – most current

    • Mac OS X 10.13, 10.12, 10.11, 10.10, 10.9

Who and why should I attend? 

WHO: Conference attendees include equipment manufacturers, equipment installers, contractors and users of the equipment from the feed manufacturing sector. WHY: This event focuses on updating the equipment sector of the feed industry on current issues and trends, providing an environment for learning from educational speakers and industry leaders, and brings the industry together to network. PLUS: All the proceeds from the event are donated to an EMC Scholarship Fund. 

What can you expect from the EMC webinar? 

EMC’s virtual goal: Offer timely information by providing tools to help you conduct your business better.

Is this event always going to be virtual? 

No, we fully plan on hosting EMC next year as a face to face event in New Orleans in 2021. We look forward to seeing all of you again next year in Louisiana! 

How do I register?

To register, click here or visit afia.org to register online. 

What is the registration cancellation policy?

Since this event is virtual, cancellation is not necessary. If you cannot attend on the day of the webinar, you will receive a recorded version the next week. AFIA reserves the right to cancel any conference it deems necessary. AFIA will not be responsible for costs incurred by registrants.

Is the conference approved for ARPAS credits?

Yes, it is approved for 1 CEU credit.

What is the dress code?

You decide, we can't see you! 

What if I need a special accommodation for a disability?

This meeting is open to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age or disability. If you are a person with a special dietary need, or who requires reasonable accommodations due to a disability, and/or who requires alternative means of communication (such as Braille, large print, sign language or language interpretation), please contact the meetings department at register@afia.org

How do I get a copy of AFIA's Antitrust policy?

By registering for this event, you agree to abide by the AFIA Antitrust Compliance and Confidentiality Policy. For a copy of the policy, please click here or contact us at register@afia.org.

What are the terms and conditions of registering?

By registering for AFIA’s conference, you are agreeing that any photos or videos taken throughout the conference or at any networking events may be used for AFIA’s communications and marketing purposes. You agree to abide by the AFIA Antitrust Compliance and Confidentiality Policy. Registrants will receive a name badge that must be worn for entry into all speaking sessions, exhibit halls, meals and social functions. AFIA reserves the right to deny entry into the conference or to cancel any conference it deems necessary. AFIA will not be responsible for airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by registrants. Should you have any concerns about these terms, please contact AFIA’s senior director of meetings and events at vrovelli@afia.org.

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Contact Us


Veronica Rovelli     (703) 558-3563     vrovelli@afia.org

Contact Veronica, senior director of meeting and events, for any questions regarding registrations, travel, hotel accomodations and event expectations.

Gary Huddleston   (703) 666-8854     ghuddleston@afia.org

Contact Gary, director of feed manufacturing and regulatory affairs, for any questions regarding conference agenda, committee questions and event expectations.