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Iowa State Fairgrounds 3000 East Grand Avenue Des Moines , Iowa 50317
Tel: (515) 262-3111
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AAI Agribusiness Showcase & Conference 2018 - Agribusiness Association of Iowa

Attendees

1,100

Exhibitors

100

Overview

Event Overview:

You Should Be at the Agribusiness Showcase & Conference

The Agribusiness Showcase & Conference has always been about giving our attendees the opportunity to explore the innovative tools they need to stay up to date with our industry. The industry’s innovation and technology are showcased through featured speakers, industry education, and exhibitors.

Workshops and the showcase floor exhibits are for everyone in the agricultural industry. Each year the Showcase & Conference attracts over eleven hundred of people ready to see to see the latest technology, make new connections, and attend one of our many educational sessions.

We value knowledge. The Ag Industry & Crop Management Conference keeps crop advice professionals current on changing technology and research, and expands their knowledge base. The conference qualifies for Certified Crop Advisor Continuing Educational Units (CEUs).

The ASC provides a place for the latest industry knowledge and technology all in one place. Networking opportunities and a professional environment promotes the flow of information.

Exhibitor Information:

Exhibit – Reach Your Audience!

Exhibitors to ASC 2018 get access to 1100 of the most influential people in Iowa agribusiness. Reserve your space today!

About AAI:

The Agribusiness Association of Iowa was formed in 1994, as the result of a merger between the Iowa Grain & Feed Association and the Iowa Fertilizer and Chemical Association.

The Agribusiness Association of Iowa exists for the purpose of advocating, communicating, and educating on behalf of a proactive, proafitable, and environmentally responsible professional agribusiness industry, which is positioned for the future.

Agenda

Feb 13   

8:00 AM

AG INDUSTRY CROP MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Morning Plenary Session (Upstairs)

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Break Out Sessions

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

CCA Luncheon (Upstairs)

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Afternoon Plenary Session (Upstairs)

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Break Out Sessions

11:30 AM

CCA AWARDS AND AAI MEMBER JOINT LUNCHEON

Years of service awards for 15 and 20 year CCAs, CCA of the Year Awards, and keynote speaker.

2:00 PM

AAI ANNUAL MEETING

Following the luncheon, ALL members are invited to the AAI Annual Meeting. In addition to lunch, the annual meeting includes a keynote speaker, key updates.

4:00 PM

SHOWCASE FLOOR OPENS

5:00 PM

ALL INDUSTRY RECEPTION

The reception features a relaxed atmosphere, cold drinks throughout the floor, heavy hors-d'oeuvres, AND our first shotgun giveaway of the event at the conclusion of the evening. (Must be present to win.)

7:00 PM

SHOWCASE FLOOR CLOSES

Feb 14   

7:30 AM

"SHOTGUN" PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Open to exhibitors and ASC early birds. PLUS – a special shotgun drawing ONLY for those who attend the breakfast. 

8:00 AM

SHOWCASE FLOOR OPENS

9:00 AM

IOWA SEED ASSOCIATION SEED FORUM

COMMERCIAL PESTICIDE APPLICATOR RECERTIFICATION

10:00 AM

AGRIBUSINESS CAREER DAY

One student from each of our fifteen represented Iowa community colleges will receive a $1,000 scholarship. 

12:00 PM

ALL INDUSTRY LUNCHEON

The Luncheon features a keynote speaker and the Iowa Seed Association Scholarship recipient recognition

1:30 PM

CONSERVATION COLLEGE

An in-depth overview of conservation practices to increase familiarity and knowledge level so ag retailers and CCAs can be an information resource for their customers.

1:30 PM

COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENT JOB FAIR

Over 200 community college students will flood the Job Fair looking for potential contacts, job opportunities, and internships. Click here to register as an exhibitor. 

2:45 PM

SHOWCASE RAFFLE DRAWINGS

Shotguns and more!

3:00 PM

SHOWCASE FLOOR CLOSES

Keynote Speakers

Kim Reynolds

Iowa Governor

All Industry Luncheon | Showcase Main Stage

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds will be the keynote speaker at the ASC 2018 All Industry Luncheon. Gov. Reynolds joined the most powerful women in politics late last year when she became Iowa’s Governor. Reynolds was chosen to be the keynote for her optimistic outlook for Iowa’s future and her diligence to the agriculture community.

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