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Agenda

DAY ONE — Tuesday, June 14

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration & Information Desk

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch & Issues Briefing
IDFA policy experts will brief attendees on the political landscape and latest issues of concern to the dairy industry

2:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Congressional Visits
Capitol Hill, House and Senate Offices
Meet with Members of Congress and congressional staff.

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Evening Reception
Join industry colleagues to celebrate dairy after an afternoon on the Hill.

DAY TWO — Wednesday, June 15

7:00 a.m. – Noon

Registration & Information Desk

8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

 

Washington Insiders Breakfast
Attendees will hear from retiring Congressman Reid Ribble (R-WI) about his experiences in Congress and receive an entertaining 2016 Elections forecast from David Wasserman, U.S. House editor and quantitative election analyst for the non-partisan Cook Political Report.​

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

PAC Steering Committee Meeting
Invitation Only for PAC Steering Committee members

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Congressional Visits
One of the most important aspects of Washington Conference! Your meetings with members of Congress and their staff will help keep them in touch with your business and drive our legislative priorities home with lawmakers.

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

U.S. Senate Ice Cream Social
Invitation only for PAC contributors ($1,000 and above)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

34rd Annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party
Upper Senate Park
Join members of Congress, their staff and families, industry leaders, the media and other special guests in the Upper State Park for the "coolest" party in town.  Every year, thousands enjoy ice cream, frozen yogurt, root beer floats and other refreshing dairy desserts donated by IICA members.