Schedule (2018)


 

Tuesday

September 25, 2018

7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  
Registration open

8:00 to 12:00 p.m.       
2017-18 FFVA Board of Directors Meeting
FFVA Membership Meeting
2018-19 FFVA Board of Directors Meeting

10:00 a.m.

Emerging Leader Development Program Session

12:00 p.m.                     
Opening Luncheon*

1:00 - 1:45 p.m.                  
State of the Industry Update*
Matt Caldwell, Republican Nominee for Florida Agriculture Commissioner

2:15 - 3:30 p.m.                   
Issues Forum
Fields of the Future: Putting Technology to Work

3:45 - 5:00 p.m.
Emerging Leader Development Program Session

4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

TPR Inc. Board of Directors Meeting

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.                   
Chairman’s Reception

Dinner on your own.

Wednesday

September 26, 2018

6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  
Registration open

7:30 a.m.                     
Cracker Breakfast*
Keynote Speaker: Phil Hansen

9:45 - 11:15 a.m.
Issues Forum
Election 2018: A Look Ahead for Agriculture

10:30 a.m.                   
Spouse/Guest Event: Bingo

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.                   
Issues Forum
Anatomy of an Outbreak: What Have We Learned?

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.                      
Awards Luncheon*

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Florida Specialty Crop Foundation Board of Directors Meeting

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.                      
Reception

6:30 - 10:00 p.m.                      
Closing Dinner and Entertainment*

Thursday 

September 27, 2018

6:30 a.m.   
Fishing Excursion

7:00 a.m.   
Florida Specialty Crop Foundation Golf Tournament
Collier's Reserve Country Club

*Ticket required.

Dress is business casual.