3000 E Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50317
About the Showcase
The Agribusiness Showcase and Conference provides an unique venue to explore the innovative tools required to agricultural businesses, now and into the future.
The industry’s innovation and technology will be showcased through featured speakers, presentations, and exhibitors.
Workshops and exhibits provide value to everyone in the industry – agribusiness senior management, Certified Crop Advisers, grain professionals, pesticide applicators, and more.
This year’s Agribusiness Showcase & Conference will offer multiple educational opportunities while showcasing industry innovation and technology through featured speakers, presentations and exhibitors. Below are the available events at the Showcase & Conference.
Schedule for Tuesday, February 14, 2017
|8:00 am – 10:00 am||Morning Plenary Session (Upper East/West Room)|
|10:00 am – 4:00 pm||Ag Industry Crop Management Conference|
|11:50 am – 1:00 pm||CCA Awards & AAI Member Luncheon|
|1:00 – 2:00 pm||Afternoon Plenary Session (Upper East/West Room)|
|2:00 – 4:00 pm||AAI All Member Annual Meeting (Upper East/West Room)|
|4:00 pm||Showcase Floor Opens|
|4:00 pm – 6:00 pm||All Industry Reception|
|6:00 – 7:00 pm||Entertainment Hour (Showcase Stage)|
|7:00 pm||Showcase Floor Closes|
Schedule for Wednesday, February 15, 2017
|8:00 am||Showcase Open|
|9:00 am – 12:00 pm||ISA Annual Meeting & Seed Forum|
|9:00 am – 11:00 am||Commercial Pest Re-Certification|
|10:00 – 11:00 am||Environmental Technology Forum|
|10:00-1:30 pm||Agribusiness Career Day (Upper East/West Room)|
|10:30-11:30 am||FSMA Grain Handling – Part 1 (Classroom D)|
|12:00 pm – 1:30 pm||All Industry Luncheon & ISU Scholarship Recognition|
|1:30 pm – 2:30||Conservation College (Classroom C)|
|1:30 pm – 2:30||FSMA Grain Handling – Part 2 (Classroom D)|
|2:45 pm – 3:00 pm||Drawing for Door Prizes (Showcase Floor)|
|2:45 pm||Student Prize Drawing (Education Hallway)|
|3:00 pm||Showcase Floor Closes|
|3:00 pm||FieldWatch Reception (Classroom A)|
|3:30 pm||FieldWatch Informational Meeting (Classroom A)|
About the Attendees
Attendees to the Agribusiness Showcase and Conference are agribusiness professionals who are key decision makers – the kind of people with an interest in your product or service. Top crop production professionals from Iowa and surrounding states will be attending Tuesday’s Ag Industry & Crop Management Conference, and senior management will be attending the Agribusiness Association of Iowa member meeting.