Seminar & Event Schedule

 

Monday, January 16

Time Event
 11:15 a.m.

Complimentary lunch prior to MPPA Annual Meeting

Minneapolis Hilton, Symphony III

12 – 2 p.m.

MPPA Annual Meeting

Minneapolis Hilton, Symphony III

2  – 4 p.m.

MPB Annual Meeting

Minneapolis Hilton, Symphony III

5  – 6:30 p.m.

 Awards Reception

(Invitation Only)

Minneapolis Hilton, Marquette II

6:30 – 9 p.m.

Taste of Elegance 

(Invitation Only)

Minneapolis Hilton, Ballrooms


Tuesday, January 17

Time Event
 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Pork Congress Registration

Minneapolis Convention Center, Mezzanine Level

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pork Congress Trade Show

Minneapolis Convention Center, Hall A

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Seminar: Swine Health Information Center: Review 2016 and Talk About 2017, We Need Your Ideas!

Speaker: Dr. Paul Sundberg

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 I

Breakfast will be provided for attendees. Please RSVP to Colleen Carey at 800-537-7675 or via email at colleen@mnpork.com

 9 – 10 a.m.

Seminar: Recent Legislative and Regulatory Impacts on Minnesota Agrilculture

Speaker: Joe Smentek

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 H

10 – 11 a.m.

Seminar: Best Time Ever To Be in Agriculture

Speaker: Dr. Lowell Catlett

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 F, G

12 – 1 p.m.

Seminar: Antibiotics in the Future Tense: How the Last 5 Years Have Set the Course

Speaker: Dr. Mike Apley

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 F, G

 12 – 3:30 p.m.

Manure Applicators Workshop

Speakers: Multiple with various topics

Minneapolis Convention Center, M100 D, E, F, G

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Seminar: Modeling the Survival of Foreign Animal Diseases in Feed Ingredients From China to the US

Speaker: Dr. Scott Dee

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 F, G

5 p.m. Trade Show Closes
5:15 p.m.

Hormel/Zoetis Social Hour

Minneapolis Hilton, Ballrooms


Wednesday, January 18

Time Event
 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Pork Congress Registration

Minneapolis Convention Center, Mezzanine Level

 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Pork Congress Trade Show

Minneapolis Convention Center, Hall A

10 – 11 a.m.

Seminar: Electric and Thermal Energy Strategies for Minnesota Swine Farms

Speakes: Lee Johnston and Michael Reese

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 H

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Seminar: Market Outlook

Speaker: Steve Meyer

Minneapolis Convention Center, L100 F, G

1:30 p.m.

Trade Show Closes