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Individuals new to the animal food industry; FII provides a great educational forum to learn about the feed and ingredient industry from those who know it best — industry experts! 

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Highly regarded speakers in the industry will discuss changes taking place in the feed industry, in animal agriculture as a whole and consumer driven impacts on the industry. 

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How to Sponsor?

Display your company’s commitment to the feed industry by becoming a sponsor. Sponsorship opportunities offer an additional way to connect with customers and give back to the industry. 

About the Event

Mark your calendars for June 17-20, 2024, to attend the American Feed Industry Association’s Feed Industry Institute (FII) at the Embassy Suites Minneapolis Downtown in Minneapolis, MN. FII provides a great educational forum to learn about the feed and ingredient industry from those that know it best - industry experts.  In addition to the educational program, you'll have the perfect opportunity to mingle with collegues in the feed, pet food and ingredient industries. 

Hotel & Travel Information

Embassy Suites Minneapolis Downtown
12 6th Street South
Minneapolis, MN 55402
(612) 351-2554

The AFIA is pleased to offer registrants a limited number of hotel rooms at a preferred rate of $179 per night (plus tax). Please book your room directly through the Embassy Suites Minneapolis Downtown AFIA room block site by clicking here.  AFIA has a limited number of rooms blocked. The block is available through May 24, 2024, or until it fills up. To secure your room within the block, be sure to book before May 24, 2024. 

Please be aware that fraudulent companies have been calling attendees claiming to represent us and the Embassy Suites. AFIA does not work with a housing bureau for this event and we do not endorse any of these companies. Reservations should only be made directly with the Embassy Suites Minneapolis Downtown. 

Conference Sponsors

Interested in being a sponsor? Options are available here. Contact Lynette Tucker for additional information. 


Thank you to our Gold Sponsor



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Contact Us


SARAH NOVAK    (703) 558-3566     SNOVAK@AFIA.ORG

Contact Sarah, chief operating officer, for more information on becoming an AFIA member.

PAUL DAVIS, PH.D.     (703) 650-0146     PDAVIS@AFIA.ORG

Contact Paul, director of quality, animal food safety and education, for any questions regarding conference agenda and event expectations.


Contact Daisy, manager of meetings and events, for any questions regarding agenda, event expectations, hotel, travel arrangements, registration or payment and invoicing.


Contact Lynette, specialist of meetings and events, for any questions regarding sponsorships.