PARIS LAS VEGAS HOTEL AND CASINO
December 13-15, 2022

AGENDA

Discover new ideas through engaging education sessions and exciting keynote speakers. Click on each day listed below for a preview of topics and speakers.

 

Time Name Description
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMSponsor Networking - Expo Open

TBD

12:00 PM - 2:00 PMRegistration Open

TBD

2:00 PM - 2:15 PMWelcome

Karen Bohnert, Dairy Editorial Director

2:15 PM - 3:00 PMWater Crisis– How Will We Feed Our Cows in the Future?

TBD

3:00 PM - 3:30 PMFocus Session Round 1

TBD

3:30 PM - 4:00 PMFocus Session Round 2

TBD

4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCEO Roundtable: Large Dairy Sustainability – What’s your attitude? Is the Glass Half Full, or Half Empty?

Moderator: Barbara O’Brien, CEO, DMI and Innovation Center
Panelists: Emily Johannes, Nestle;

5:00 PM - 6:30 PMOpening Reception and Sponsor Networking

Sponsored by

Time Name Description
7:15 AM - 8:15 AMBreakfast and Exhibit Hall Open 
8:15 AM - 9:00 AMLabor: Refine Retention A conversation on how to keep your good employees

Panelists:  Juan Quezada, Director of Training & Development, Milk Source
Jimmy Tosh, owner, Tosh Farms

9:00 AM - 9:45 AMPreparing for Agroterrorism  
9:45 AM - 10:15 AMBREAK 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AMFocus Session Round 1

TBD

10:50 AM - 11:20 AMFocus Session Round 2

TBD

11:30 AM - 1:00 PMLUNCH & U.S. Farm Report

Host: Tyne Morgan
Panelists:
Mike North, EverAg
Dan Basse, Ag Resource

U.S. Farm Report Host: Tyne Morgan
Panelists: Dan Basse, Economist & President, AgResource Company
Mike North, Principal, ever.ag
Mary Ledman, Global Dairy Strategist, Rabobank

2:00 PM - 2:45 PMRenewable Energy 2.0 
2:45 PM - 3:30 PMTable topics / Networking 
3:30 PM - 4:15 PMAn Open Discussion on the Stumbling Blocks of Dairy

Host: Tyne Morgan
Panelists:
Ken McCarty, McCarty Farms, Kansas
Faria Brothers (Texas); Jim Weismeyer

5:30 PM - 7:00 PMNetworking reception - Beer Park Las Vegas

Located in the Paris Las Vegas hotel, Beer Park is a unique and fun venue with awesome views!

Sponsored by

Time Name Description
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMBreakfast - Expo Open 
8:30 AM - 9:15 AMSPEAKER TBD

TBD

9:15 AM - 10:00 AMClosing Speaker 
10:00 AM2022 MILK Business Conference Concludes