When time, money and labor on the farm become limiting factors, it's imperative to maximize your time away. There's nowhere else in the industry you can go to receive the quality and quantity of education, passion and solution-oriented ideas and connections in a mere two days.
With the help of your fellow dairy producers, we've put together an agenda abounding with leading-edge information and the latest in education, innovations and research. We've also got a few new things in store for you.
The PDPW annual Business Conference offers best-in-class education and networking that strives to provide education and inspiration for a vibrant and thriving dairy infrastructure, leaving a positive legacy for generations to come.
We bring together thousands of dairy farmers and agribusiness people from around the globe. This is dairy's go-to educational event. With 70 percent of attendees representing dairy farm owners and managers, you are exposed to the movers and shakers in dairying. Who else attends? Food companies, marketers, distributors and other food system professionals that rely on the continuous improvement and viability of a strong dairy sector.
Take away actionable insights from over 50 of the best and brightest leaders across the globe. Take in the most advanced ideas, latest technologies and management practices available. Gain real-world teaching that leads to real results.
Personal & Professional Skill
Advance your capabilities through dozens of educational sessions. Discover new leadership paradigms; cultivate team building and elevate internal and external communications; strengthen your business strategy; and amplify your herd production, health, performance and beyond.
Refine your Expertise
With four educational tracks in animal care/food safety, business/financial, HR/management/next gen and social license (consumer trust, environment, policy), there is something for everyone. Deepen your understanding in a specific discipline, trend or technology, or advance in multiple areas.
Enjoy & Relax
Business Conference is all inclusive. You'll have every opportunity to talk with a fellow producer over lunch, rub elbows with agribusiness leaders over the Connection "Wisconsin-Style Cheese, Beer and Wine" Reception. This is your time to shine; meet new people and make connections that will shape your profession for a lifetime.
It's all under one roof! Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, Wis.