Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers

Conference

March 7-9, 2023 | Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress | Orlando, FL
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Agenda

Monday, March 6, 2023

Noon - 5 p.m. Registration

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Registration
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.  *Golf Tournament - (*additional fee required)
8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  *Sporting Clays Tournament - (*additional fee required). *This program has been cancelled.
5 - 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception 

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Registration
8 - 9 a.m. Breakfast 
9 - 9:15 a.m.  PISC Welcome and Opening
9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Supply Chain Panel

Scott Lovin, V.P. Feed, AgState, moderator

Chris Kankousky, General Director - Grain Products, Union Pacific Railroad

Caitlin Murphy, CEO, Global Gateway Logistics

10:15 - 11 a.m.

African Swine Fever Update and Other Animal Diseases

Cassandra Jones, Ph.D, Professor and Teaching Coordinator, Department of Animal Sciences & Industry, Kansas State University 

11 - 11:15 a.m.

2022 Premix and Ingredient Feed Facility of the Year

Gary Huddleston, Director of Feed Manufacturing and Regulatory Affairs, AFIA  

11:15 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Networking Break and Lunch (on your own)
2 - 2:45 p.m. 

Breaking Through the Negativity: Effectively Communicating About Agriculture

Emily Solis, Manager Communications and Content, Animal Agriculture Alliance

2:45 - 3:45 p.m. 

Navigating Sustainability to Support the Feed Industry and Our Stakeholders

Lara Moody, Executive Director, Institute for Feed Education & Research

Ellen Dierenfeld, Lead Specialist, Sustainabile Feed Innovations, World Wildlife Fund

4 - 5 p.m. Networking Break
5 - 6:30 p.m.  Grand Reception
9 - 10 p.m.

Late Night Dessert Bar

Sponsored by: Arm & Hammer

Thursday, March 9, 2023

7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Registration
8 - 9 a.m. Breakfast  
9 - 9:45 a.m.

Grain Outlook

Richard Brock, Owner and President, Brock Associates, Inc

9:45 - 10:30 a.m.

Animal Economics Outlook 

Joseph Kerns, President, Partners for Production Agriculture

10:30 - 11 a.m. Q&A
11 - 11:15 a.m.

Closing Remarks

Constance Cullman, President and CEO, AFIA

Noon - 4 p.m.  *Offsite Activity, WildFlorida –  (*additional fee required) 

Note: Times and speakers are subject to change.

 

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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.