2019 Joint Conference Agenda 

Monday, September 30, 2019

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NGFA Feed Committees Meeting
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PFI Committee Meetings
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception in Trade Show

Tuesday October 1, 2019

7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast in Trade Show
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. General Session | Conference Welcome
Randy Gordon,
President, National Grain and Feed Association
Dana Brooks,
President and CEO, Pet Food Institute

8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. General Session | Welcome to Kansas City

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. General Session | Information Technology and Supply Chain Management
Janette Barnard,
Vice President of Marketing andSales, DecisionNext
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. General Session | FDA Food and Veterinary Medicine Priorities
Dr. Steve Solomon,
Director, Center for Veterinary Medicine, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Catch Up Break in Trade Show
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. General Session | AAFCO Update
Sue Hays,
Executive Director, Association of American Feed Control Officers
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. General Session | Sustainability, The World We Live In
Randy Stuewe,
CEO, Darling Ingredients
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Buffet Lunch in Tradeshow
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. General Session | Animal Food Trade Outlook
Gregg Doud,
Chief Agricultural Negotiator Office of the United States Trade Representative (Invited)
2:00p.m. - 2:45 p.m. General Session | Crisis Management and Transparency
Hinda Mitchell,
President, Inspire PR Group
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Catch Up Break in Trade Show
3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Breakout A - Pet Food Focus | To Be Announced
3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Breakout B - Feed Focus | To Be Announced
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception in Trade Show

Wednesday October 2, 2019


7:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 8:10 p.m. General Session | Day Two Welcome
Randy Gordon, President, National Grain and Feed Association
Dana Brooks,
President and CEO, Pet Food Institute

8:10 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. General Session | Livestock and Ingredient Outlook: Trends and Facts
Randy Blach,
CEO, Cattlefax
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. General Session | FDA Inspections Under PCAF
Jenny Murphy
Consumer Safety Officer, Center for Veterinary Medicine, Office of Surveillance and Compliance, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Catch Up Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. General Session | Foreign Animal Diseases and Animal Food - Emerging Issues
Dr. Cassie Jones
, Associate Professor, Department of Animal Sciences & Industry, Kansas State University 
11:30 a.m. Conference Closing Remarks