Lexington, KY - Alltech’s 26th International Animal Health and Nutrition Industry Symposium is currently going in Lexington, KY and will host a series of guest lectures and presentations covering topics such as:
- Cell genomics and animal performance
- Nutrition and Alzheimer’s
- Traceability and safety
- Greenhouse Gases
- Agriculture of the future.
Themed ‘Bounce Back in 2010,' this year’s Symposium will focus on the ‘triple bottom line’ of people, profits and planet. Over the course of the Symposium, a selection of plenary speaker presentations (detailed below) will be streamed live to the public through the Alltech Web site at the following address: www.alltech.com/symposium.
All other speaker presentations will be uploaded to the Symposium channel on YouTube at www.youtube.com/alltechsymposium.
A daily blog will also be published to the Alltech Symposium Blog and will include relevant updates as well as delegate interviews.
Details of presentations streamed live on www.alltech.com/symposium
Tuesday, May 18, 2010
Alltech Young Scientist Award- Join us as we revolutionize our education process and bring excitement back to agriculture. Help us grow our program to 50,000 students around the world as we encourage our future scientists and secure our future.
Inge Russell, Alltech, Ontario, Canada.
People, Profits and Planet: Views from Around the World
In bouncing back, companies are focused on the top line of sales growth and the bottom line of profits. How should we address what UNICEF has called the triple bottom line, being profitable, respecting our customers and employees while sustaining the needs of our planet?
Moderator: Aidan Connolly, Vice President, Alltech.
Gordon Butland, Director, G&S Agriconsultants Co. Ltd., Thailand.
Osler Desouzart, Managing Director, OD Consulting Planning and Strategy, Brazil.
Trent Loos, Loos Tales, Nebraska, USA.
Patrick Wall, Associate Professor of Public Health, National University of Ireland, University College Dublin, Ireland.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010
The World Championships of Equestrian Sport – What the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games means to Kentucky, Economically, Sociologically and Politically
Jim Host, Jim Host Associates, USA.
Using the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games to Bridge the Gap Between Agriculture and the Consumer
Mark Lyons, Director North America, Alltech.
Building a #1 team – How to Select, Motivate, Mold and Manage. How to Recreate your Talents, Year In and Year Out
John Calipari, Head Coach, University of Kentucky basketball team, Kentucky, USA.