Infographic: What people are saying about Petfood Forum

Infographic: Event survey results

Attendees and exhibitors identified networking with colleagues and vendors as the top reason to attend Petfood Forum, according to the 2019 event survey.

Building long-term partnerships is now more important than ever, and Petfood Forum 2021 provides a place for business collaboration. During the annual conference and exhibition, professionals have numerous opportunities to meet during nightly receptions, time on the exhibit hall floor, and during multiple breaks and lunches.

“We are looking forward to bringing the pet food industry back together, face-to-face, for the first time in over a year,” said Steve Akins, executive vice president, global petfood and events, with WATT Global Media.

Agenda and speakers

Over 60% of survey participants identified keeping up to date on industry trends and issues as a top reason to attend Petfood Forum.

The conference features educational sessions led by dog and cat food experts, providing insight on the latest pet food market trends, ingredient and nutrition research, sustainability, pet food safety, technology and much more. View the agenda.

Exhibit hall

Seeing new products and developments and meeting industry suppliers were identified in the top five reasons to attend. Over 300 supplier companies are participating in the 2021 exhibition, allowing pet food manufacturers to find new solutions to industry challenges and move business forward.

Confirmed exhibitors include AFB International, Alltech, Darling Ingredients, DSM Nutritional Products, Extru-Tech Inc., Gray Construction, Kemin Nutrisurance, Schenck Process, Sensient Color, Trouw Nutrition, Wenger and many others.

View the show floor map

Register now to be part of Petfood Forum in person on Sept. 22-24, 2021, to network on a global scale, learn the latest in pet food trends and conduct business.