ARLINGTON, Va. — On Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, the American Feed Industry Association and the USPOULTRY Poultry Protein and Fat Council will sponsor the sixth annual Pet Food Conference on the first day of the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE).
The conference, to be held 8 a.m.-5:15 p.m. in Room B-401/402 of the Georgia World Conference Center, will feature a number of sessions addressing topics ranging from regulatory issues to the technical aspects of pet food production, food safety, marketing and use of ingredients.
Key speakers hail from the Center of Disease Control, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, the Association of American Feed Control Officials and Eurofins, among others.
The full agenda and registration information is available at www.petfoodconference.com. The fee for the conference is $80 before Jan. 11, 2013.
The 2012 Pet Food Conference attracted more than 200 attendees, and attendance is expected to increase with the inclusion of an additional IPPE partner. The 2013 International Feed Expo will be integrated with U.S.Poultry & Egg Association’s International Poultry Expo and American Meat Institute’s International Meat Expo into a single, large tradeshow with an expected attendance of 25,000. The IPPE will be hosted in Atlanta, Ga., from Jan. 29-31, 2013.