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Dairy Leaders to Converge at Dairy Forum in January

Dec 10, 2014

In nature, a convergence zone is the place where prevailing currents or tectonic plates meet and interact, creating powerful converging forces. IDFA's annual Dairy Forum has become the convergence zone for U.S. dairy leaders to discuss the top issues of the coming year. IDFA expects more than 1,000 people to participate in Dairy Forum, and every aspect of the meeting is designed to encourage participation and interaction.

Join the Convergence

Dairy Forum 2015 networking opportunities will include:

  • Inaugural Tip Tipton Memorial Golf Tournament
  • Tennis Tournament
  • Boca Breezes Bash
  • After Hours Party
  • Premier Conference Partner One-on-One Business Meetings
  • Exciting Spouse/Guest Activities
  • Sunset Reception
  • NEW! Dairy Plant Tour at the Conclusion of the Forum

The stellar programming and speakers that IDFA has lined up for this year will provide plenty for members to talk about and share. During the Chairman’s Lecture on Sunday, former governor Haley Barbour will share his perspective on immigration reform, The State of International Trade session on Tuesday will feature an expert panel including Darci Vetter, chief agricultural negotiator for the United States. Dairy Forum will conclude on Wednesday with a Food Dialogues panel on animal care practices.

Visit Dairy Forum 2015 to view the full agenda and to make hotel reservations and register.

Dairy Forum will be held January 25-28, 2015, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Fla. For more information, contact Maria Velasco, IDFA meetings assistant and registrar, at

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