Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers


Aug. 17-19, 2021, Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress | Orlando, Florida

Important Update on AFIA's Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers Conference - Aug. 12

We've received several inquiries on the status of our Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Conference, scheduled to take place next week in Orlando, and wanted to let you know that it will proceed as scheduled. Our team stands ready to serve attendees that are registered. We've made some real-time adjustments to our safety protocols to account for changing guidance from public health authorities, which we have communicated to our registered attendees, and are doing everything possible to provide a safe meeting environment. We are doing our best to communicate our safety policies and procedures, but should you have any further questions, please direct them to register@afia.org


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Who Attends?

The American Feed Industry Association's Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers Conference is designed specifically for buyers and sellers of feed and pet food ingredients. 

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Why Attend?

Highly regarded speakers in the industry will discuss changes taking place in the feed ingredient 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 ingredient industry by becoming a PISC sponsor. Sponsorship opportunities offer an additional way to connect with customers and give back to the industry.

About the Event

Mark your calendars for March 12-14, 2024, to attend the American Feed Industry Association’s annual Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers Conference (PISC) at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk in San Antonio, TX. Buyers and sellers of feed and pet food ingredients attend this annual event; it’s truly where business gets done! PISC offers industry experts the chance to exchange ideas and learn about issues affecting the industry. 

Hotel & Travel Information

Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk
600 E. Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
(210) 224-1234

The AFIA is pleased to offer registrants a limited number of hotel rooms at a preferred rate of $249 per night (plus 16.75% tax). Please contact the Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk directly using this link or call (210) 224-1234 to reserve under the group name “Purchasing & Ingredients Suppliers Conference (PISC).” AFIA has a limited number of rooms blocked. The block is available through Feb. 10, 2024, or until it fills up. To secure your room within the block, be sure to book before Feb. 10, 2024. 

Please be aware that fraudulent companies have been calling attendees claiming to represent us and the Hyatt. 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 Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk. 


Conference Sponsors

Interested in being a sponsor? Click here to view the options or contact Lynette Tucker for additional information.


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Contact Us

Sarah Novak   (703) 558-3574    snovak@afia.org

Contact Sarah, chief operating officer, for any questions regarding AFIA membership opportunities. 

Jessica Morse    (703) 558-3563    jmorse@afia.org

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

Daisy Rodriguez     (703) 650-0144    drodriguez@afia.org

Contact Daisy, manager of meetings and events, for any questions regarding registration or payment and invoicing.

Lynette Tucker   (703) 558-3573    ltucker@afia.org

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