This year’s Feed Additives Americas program focuses on The Future of the Industry.
In an ever-changing industry, and with more factors impacting pricing in North, Central, and South America than ever before, importance is placed on having the right tools and being able to effectively prepare for future trends.
Wednesday 13th November
DAY 1: INDUSTRY MARKET CHALLENGES
Part 1: Global Factors
At a crucial time for US trade and political relations, it’s important to understand the implications of these on the value chain. This section of the event will focus on the global factors which could have an impact on markets in the future.
Part 2: Regional Factors
At a crucial time for US trade and political relations, it’s important to understand the implications of these on the value chain. This section of the event will focus on the regional factors which could have an impact on markets in the future.
Part 3: Industry Disruptors
How are aspects like digital transformation, alternative proteins and changing consumer trends impacting the value chain? In the third and final section of our first day, we investigate the factors which have the highest disruptive potential and what changes in trends can mean for the industry.
Thursday 14th November
DAY 2: FEED INDUSTRY INSIGHT
Part 1: Insight for Feed Formulation
Day 2 opens with information from feed additives buyers with insight into the main factors which impact the formulation of feed. How has research into alternatives to antibiotics evolved? How can feed additives help support the management of disease? What can we expect for the future?
Part 2: Market and Pricing Insight
This section takes a more in-depth look into specific feed additives and the grain market. Understand the impact of extremes in weather on production cycles, and what trends are emerging for the future.
Part 3: Feed Additives Solutions
In the final section of day 2, we address the role that feed additives can play in shaping the future of the industry, through sustainability and environmentally friendly feed ingredients.
Friday 15th November
DAY 3: TECHNICAL SEMINARS
Delegates choose one of three Technical and Strategic Seminars, and are given practical takeaways to better understand the current issues in the industry.
Seminar 1: Speciality Feed Ingredients Regulation
- What are the differences in product registration processes?
- What new legislation is being implemented? What are the potential impacts of this?
Seminar 2: Advances in Feed Additives Research
- What are we able to learn from new research into gut health and nutrition?
- What alternative feed additives are being researched at the moment, and what are the potential benefits and challenges of these?
Seminar 3: Regional Market Insight
- How are meat, poultry and aqua markets in the US currently being affected by different factors?
- What are the current trends in powerhouses like Asia? What challenges are being faced?
- What are the potential future trends to be aware of?