Petfood Industry magazine and Kansas State University Pet Food Science Program representatives have confirmed Lynn Dornblaser with Mintel as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Petfood R&D Showcase. This unique hands-on workshop is scheduled for October 9-11, 2018 at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kan. Registration is now open with Early Bird savings available.
“We are pleased to announce Lynn Dornblaser as the keynote speaker for Petfood R&D Showcase,” said Debbie Phillips-Donaldson, editor-in-chief of Petfood Industry. “Dornblaser will share insights on what human food trends mean for pet treats and toppers.”
Petfood R&D Showcase 2018 will feature the new theme, “Treats, Toppers and Inclusions.” During this hands-on workshop, attendees will learn about the science and technology behind these food forms of pet food from suppliers of ingredients, equipment and technologies. These supplier-sponsors will provide interactive and engaging demonstrations for participants to explore the process of producing pet treats, toppers and inclusions. The 2018 Petfood R&D Showcase demonstration sponsors include Balchem, Enterra Feed Corporation, Extru-Tech Inc, The Peterson Company, Tree Top Ingredients and United Sorghum Checkoff.
In addition to the keynote presentation and hands-on demonstrations, Petfood R&D Showcase will feature cutting-edge scientific presentations and numerous networking opportunities with leading suppliers, researchers and pet food industry professionals.
Early Bird registration for Petfood R&D Showcase is now open, providing attendees with the opportunity to save $200. To ensure the quality of the workshop, space is limited.