Mar. 12-13, 2019; 9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Location
Applications for the 2019 PDPW Cornerstone Dairy Academy are due Jan. 31, 2019.
PDPW Cornerstone Dairy Academy™ is an application-based leadership program. Applications are due. Jan. 31, 2019. The program will be held March 12-13, 2019 at the Alliant Energy Center - Exhibition Hall, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, Wis., from 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m., on the 12th. The Academy is held in conjunction with the 2019 PDPW Business Conference on the 13th, also at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis., from 7:15 a.m.-9:30 p.m., concluding with the evening banquet.
The application-based professional development training will equip farmers and other industry professionals with the tools to effectively communicate, collaborate and lead more proficiently. The training is designed to provide continuing education to college-age students pursuing dairy-related careers or individuals wanting to retool or those who are at a crossroads in their dairy career.
Accepted applicants have three training pillars from which to choose (just one pillar):
- Influential Leaders - Interact and Influence (*up to 7.75 Dairy AdvanCE CE credits &up to 8.1 non-scientific CE hours with UW-SVM)
- Visionary Leaders - Ethics, Leadership and Outlook (*up to 6.25 Dairy AdvanCE CE credits & up to 7.7 non-scientific CE hours with UW-SVM)
- Servant Leadership - Serve, Grow, Lead (*up to & 5.75 Dairy AdvanCE CE credits & up to 6.9 non-scientific CE hours with UW-SVM CEUs)
*This training runs in partnership with the UW-School of Veterinary Medicine (UW-SVM) and Dairy AdvanCE and will be credited as noted above. For more information on each pillar, reference the full training flyer.
- January 31 - Application deadline
- February 8 - Applicants notified of acceptance
- March 12 - Cornerstone Dairy Academy begins (Alliant Energy Center)
- March 13 - Cornerstone Dairy Academy ends (Alliant Energy Center)
If accepted, applicants pay $150.00 registration fee, with Professional Dairy Producers Foundation funding the remaining costs. Cornerstone Dairy Academy™ is a product of Professional Dairy Producers (PDPW) and is underwritten by the Professional Dairy Producers Foundation. Should you have questions, please contact PDPW at 800-947-7379 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meeting LocationsAlliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way,