Join Us to Kick Off the Event!

Date: November 14th

Time: 5 – 8:30pm

 Cocktails & Networking begin at 5pm 

Agenda* and Timelines (in EST)

November 14th, 2023

5:45 pm



6:00 pm

Panel Discussion: Collaboration Fosters Innovation


6:30 pm




7:30 pm 

In OVO, Netherlands Pre-hatch Sexing  


8:00 pm 




Evening Ends  



Keynotes Followed by Breakout Sessions

Date: November 15th

Time: 9am – 3pm


November 15th, 2023




8:30 am

Continental Breakfast


9:30 am


Honourable Senator

Rob Black

9:45 am

Understanding Housing Environments in Commercial Egg Production

Benjamin Alig, Zoeits

10:15 am

Networking Break


10:30 am

Growing Through Partnership to Innovate

David Speller, Optifarm

11:30 am

Innovative Selection Methods to Drive Product Performance

Owen Willems, Hendrix Genetics

12 am



1:00 pm

Break Out Sessions






minutes each

Room 1

Room 2

Innovating through Effective Partnership Brenda Reimer; Poultry Innovations Partnership

Turkey Talk; Owen Willems,

Hatching Efficiently, TBA, In OVO

Broiler Genetics – Talkin’ Gains;

Valerie Carney, Poultry Innovation Partnership

Collaboration Project Talk; TBA

Commercial Housing for Layers,

Benjamin Alig, Zoetis

Data Tells the Story, David Speller

Feed - Innovations; TBA



3:00 pm

Event wrap up in Meeting Rooms by PIC ED & Chair

*Subject to change

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