Executive Women in Agriculture Conference Agenda

*Tentative Agenda

Tuesday, January 15, 2018

10:00 - 11:00 AM Registration and Expo Open
   
11:00 - 11:15 AM Welcome
  Sara Schafer, Editor, Top Producer
   
11:15 - 12:00 PM Lessons in Leadership From the Flight Deck
  Carey Lohrenz, First Female U.S. Navy
  F-14 Fomcat Fighter Pilot
   
12:00 1:30 PM Lunch & EWA Trailblazer Awards Ceremony
   
1:30 - 2:00 PM Desert in Expo
   
2:00 - 2:50 PM Breakout Session 1
  Managing Market Expectations: Building a 
  Realistic Marketing Strategy
  Angie Setzer, Citizens Grain
   
  How to Analyze for Growth
  Ashley Arrington, Agri Authority
   
  TBD
  TBD
   
  Building Consumer Trust Amid Consumer Skepticism
  TBD
   
3:00 - 3:50 PM Breakout Session 2
  Tips and Tools for Effective Grain Risk Management
  Bailey Elchinger, INTL FC Stone
   
  How to Analyze for Growth
  Ashley Arrington, Agri Authority
   
  TBD
  TBD
   
  Building Consumer Trust Amid Consumer Skepticism 
  TBD
   
  Going Global: Navigating Trade Issues and Achieving
  Success At Home & Abroad
  Kelsey Rule, Auinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan
   
4:00 - 5:30 PM Food Packaging Event
   
5:30 - 7:00 PM Networking Cocktail Reception

 

Wednesday, January 16, 2018 

7:30 - 8:30 AM Breakfast with Your State
  Sponsored by Valent
   
8:30 - 9:20 AM Breakout Session 3
  A Blueprint for Your 2019 Marketing Plan
  Naomi Blohm, Stewart-Paterson
   
  Panel: Success Stories of Women in Ag
  Moderator: TBD
  Panelists: TBD
   
  TBD
  TBD
   
  TBD
  TBD
   
  You Are A Mentor: Here's How to Be the Best Mentor
  Kell Chole, Grossman & Associates
   
9:30 - 10:00 AM Break in the Exhibit Hal
   
10:00 - 11:00 AM Panel: Find Financial Success in a Tough Profit Picture
  Moderator: Sarah Beth Aubrey
  Panelists: Jessical Lehman, First Financial Bank
  Kala Jenkins, K-Coe Isom
  TBD
   
11:00 - 12:00 PM Why Estate Planning Success in a Tough Profit Picture
  Polly Dobbs, Dobbs Legal Group
   
12:00 - 12:30 PM Break in the Exhibit Hall
   
12:30 - 2:00 PM Lunch with keynote Speaker
  CAVU: Celing and Visibility Unrestricted - Your 
  Ascent to Greatness
  Major Dan Rooney, Fighter Pilot, PGA Professional,
  Patriotic Philanthropist and Author
   
2:15 - 3:00 PM Leadership: You Have Everything Your Need
  Rena Striegel, Transition Point Business Advisors
   
3:00 - 3:30 PM Break in the Exhibit Hall
   
3:30 -4:30 PM TBD
  TBD
   
5:00 - 6:00 PM Networking Cocktail Reception
   
6:00 - 8:00 PM Top Producer of the Year Banquet

 

Thursday, January 17, 2018 

7:30 - 8:15 AM Breakfast
   
8:15 - 8:45 AM "U.S. Farm Report" Taping
  Moderator: Tyne Morgan: Host, U.S. Farm Report
  Panelists: Naomi Blohm, Stewart-Peterson
  Matt Bennett, Bennett Consulting
  Pete Meyer, S&P Global Platt
   
8:45 - 9:00 AM Break in the Exhibit Hall
   
9:00 - 10:00 AM Why Leaders Fail and the 7 Prescriptions for Success
  Mary Kelly, Economist, Author and CEO of 
  Productive Leaders