Egg Industry News and Commentary

  —  Mar 15



Alltech has announced the slate of headliners for the 2017 Annual Alltech Ideas Conference. 

They include:-

  • George Blankenship, an innovator with connections to Tesla Motors, Apple Computer and GAP Inc. will discuss creating brand loyalty and awareness and competitive positioning in the marketplace
  • Jack Bobo, Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer for Intrexon will offer a perspective on Global Trends in Agriculture and Science Communication
  • Dr. Peter Diamandis, Cofounder and Vice Chairman of Human Longevity Inc. and a Fortune Magazine “World’s Fifty Greatest Leaders” will review future trends in agriculture and society

Dr. Pearse Lyons will deliver his annual motivational address “Realizing Our Dreams Through Disruption” during the Plenum session.

Other Conference speakers will include:

  • Lisa Bodell, Founder and CEO of Futurethink
  • Damien McLoughlin, Professor of Marketing and Associate Dean at the University College, Dublin, Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School

The Conference will include breakout sessions on crop science, beef, dairy, swine, poultry and aquaculture and a topical session on finance, food issues and emerging markets.

The Alltech Ideas Conference (ONE-17) will be held May 21st through 24th in Lexington KY.

The Annual International Meeting now in its 33rd year and draws more than 3,000 attendees from over 70 nations.