Follow Along With the 2010 Stakeholders Summit Online
Check out the Alliance’s 2010 Stakeholders Summit
Arlington, VA – This Wednesday, more than 150 leaders from across the farm and food sectors will unite in Arlington, Virginia for the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s Ninth Annual Stakeholders Summit. Twenty speakers will delve into the event’s theme, “Truth, Lies, and Videotape: Is Activism Jeopardizing Our Food Security?,” including Former Department of Homeland Security Undersecretary Asa Hutchinson, whose keynote address will shed light on the far-reaching implications of activists’ attacks against food production. Presenters will also focus on current events influencing agriculture, proactive animal well-being initiatives, and using new media to reach urban consumers. The full event schedule is available on the Alliance’s website.
The Alliance encourages those who are unable to attend the event to follow along online. A live blog of each presentation will be featured on the Alliance’s homepage beginning April 28 at 8:30 a.m. EST. Readers will have the opportunity to learn about some of the greatest challenges facing food production in an interactive format. Learn and share information from the Summit on Twitter by using the hashtag “#AAASummit.” In addition, Truffle Media Networks will be
providing podcasts of featured speakers on its website at the conclusion of the event.
“The 2010 Stakeholders Summit will address important and timely issues ranging from food production strategies for the future to winning the hearts and minds of the public,” Alliance Executive Vice President Kay Johnson Smith said. “I hope that stakeholders who are unable to attend the event will benefit from the live-streaming information shared online.”
About the Alliance:
The Animal Agriculture Alliance is an industry-united, nonprofit organization that helps bridge the communication gap between farm and fork. We connect key food industry stakeholders to arm them with responses to emerging issues. We engage food chain influencers and promote consumer choice by helping them better understand modern animal agriculture. We protect by exposing those who threaten our nation’s food security with damaging misinformation. Find the Alliance on Facebook and Twitter.
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