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LAC 2011 - Agenda hdr

SATURDAY, MARCH 5

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–5:00 pm Emporium & SNA PAC Booth
8:00 am–12:00 pm SNS Credentialing Exam
9:00 am-4:00 pm Child Nutrition Reauthorization Overview for State Agencies
1:00 pm–4:00 pm Pre-Conference Session: How to Successfully Lobby State Legislatures (preregistration required)

SUNDAY, MARCH 6

7:30 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–5:00 pm Emporium & SNA PAC Booth
8:30 am–9:30 am Regional Legislative Meetings
(open to all)
9:45 am–10:45 am Breakout Sessions
  • State Agency Section Meeting
  • First-Timers Session
    Maximizing Your Hill Visits
  • Build a Better Breakfast Program: Serious Solutions for Implementation and Expansion
  • How to Write a Bid
11:00 am–12:00 pm Breakout Sessions
  • State Agency Section
  • Industry Section
  • Making the Most of
    Media Opportunities
  • Starting from Scratch - Cooking That Is
12:00 pm–1:30 pm Lunch on your own
1:45 pm–3:45 pm Opening General Session
Keynote Address by Amy Holmes
2:45 pm-3:45 pm 1st General Session
Association Highlights; SNA PAC;
4:00 pm–5:15 pm State Presidents and
Presidents-elect Meeting
4:00 pm–5:15 pm State Legislative Chairs Meeting

MONDAY, MARCH 7

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–4:00 pm Emporium & SNA PAC Booth
8:30 am–10:00 am 2nd General Session
USDA Update 2011
10:30 am–12:00 pm 3rd General Session
A Vision for a Healthy America
12:00 pm–2:00 pm Industry Forum (industry only)
12:00 pm–2:00 pm Lunch on your own
2:00 pm–4:30 pm 4th General Session
The New York Investigation on School Meals
Rebates
Collaboration Opportunities
Charge to the Hill
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Groups, Capitol Hill Prep Meetings
7:00 pm–10:00 pm GCNF A Possible Dream Gala at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium

TUESDAY, MARCH 8

8:00 am–5:00 pm Hill Visits
5:30 pm–6:00 pm SNA PAC Statesman Reception at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
(invitation only)
5:30 pm–7:30 pm LAC Annual Reception & Banquet at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill (business attire)
Carl D. Perkins Memorial Lecture

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9

7:00 am–9:30 am Registration
7:30 am–10:00 am Breakfast and Closing General Session
A Listening Session with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack

All sessions and speakers are subject to change.