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 Agenda
   as of September 15, 2017
   **Denver, CO is on Mountain Daylight Time**
   
Tuesday, 
September 26 
 
   
6:00 AM REGISTRATION OPENS
   
7:00 AM-8:00 AM Full Breakfast Buffet in the hotel restaurant 
**BREAKFAST INCLUDED WITH HOTEL STAY**
   
8:00 AM-8:10 AM   Welcome and Opening Remarks
  Commissioner Don Brown, Colorado Department of Agriculture 
   
  Defining the Issues and Purpose of the Joint USAHA-NIAA Livestock Traceability Forum 
  Dr. Tony Forshey, State Veterinarian, Ohio Department of Agriculture
and NIAA Board Chair
  Dr. Boyd Parr, South Carolina State Veterinarian, Director, Clemson University Livestock Poultry Health and USAHA President 
   
  Overview of Forum 
  Moderated by: Mr. Terry R. Fankhauser
  Executive Vice President, Colorado Cattlemen's Association
   
8:10 AM-12:00 PM  USDA Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) Program 
  Program Updates/Assessment Report  - 
Dr. Sunny Geiser-Novotny, Cattle Health Staff/Animal Disease Traceability Veterinarian, USDA APHIS Veterinary Services
  Feedback from 2017 Public Meetings and Outreach Efforts -
Dr. Aaron Scott, USDA APHIS Veterinary Services, SPRS, NPIC
   ADT "Next Step" Preliminary Recommendations - 
Mr. Neil Hammerschmidt, Program Manager, Animal Disease Traceability, USDA APHIS Veterinary Services and ADT Working Group Members
   
10:00 AM-10:15 AM  NETWORKING BREAK 
   
  Discussion on ADT "Next Step" Recommendations
ADT 2017 State/Federal Working Group
      Mr. Neil Hammerschmidt, Program Manager, Animal Disease Traceability, USDA APHIS Veterinary Services and ADT Working Group Members 
      Dr. Marty Zaluski, State Veterinarian, Montana Department of Livestock 
      Dr. Paul McGraw, State Veterinarian, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection 
      Dr. Randy Munger, Mobile Information & Animal Disease Traceability Veterinarian, USDA / APHIS / STAS 
      Dr. Sunny Geiser-Novotny, Cattle Health Staff/Animal Disease Traceability Veterinarian, USDA APHIS Veterinary Services 
       
    12:00 PM-1:00 PM NETWORKING LUNCH (Lunch Provided)
       
    1:00 PM-2:30 PM  Panel Discussion: Enforcement Rules -Successes and Opportunities 
      Moderated by: Mr. Burt Rutherford 
      Senior Editor, BEEF magazine 
       
      Dr. Charles Broaddus, State Veterinarian & Director, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
      Dr. Paul McGraw, State Veterinarian, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection 
      Dr. Kristin Haas, State Veterinarian & Director of Food Safety & Consumer Protection, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets
      Mr. Cody James, Director, Animal Industry Division, Chief, Livestock Inspection Bureau, Utah Department of Agriculture
       
    2:30 PM-2:45 PM   NETWORKING BREAK 
       
    2:45 PM-4:00 PM  Panel Discussion:  Making ADT a Reality
      Moderated by: Mr. Matt Deppe
      Chief Executive Officer, Iowa Cattlemen's Association
       
      Livestock Marketing Perspecitve
      Mr. Tim Starks, Market Owner/Dealer, Cherokee, OK
      Data Management Sharing & Other Tech Considerations 
      Dr. Keith Roehr, State Veterinarian, Colorado Department of Agriculture 
      Brand State Considerations 
      Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, State Vet., South Dakota Animal Industry Board 
      Dr. Marty Zaluski, State Veterinarian, Montana Department of Livestock
      Alternative Movement Documents 
      Dr. Tony Frazier, State Veterinarian, Alabama Dept. of Agriculture & Industries
       
    4:00 PM-4:30 PM  Making Standards and Technology Work
      Moderated by: Dr. Justin Smith  
      State Veterinarian, Kansas Department of Agriculture
       
     
    • Technology Application and Consistency 
     
    • Consistency and Harmonization of Policy Issues Among States 
       
    4:30 PM-4:45 PM  Updates on Efforts to Improve Collection & Correlation of ID at Harvest 
      Claire Hotvet, DVM, MPH, CPH, Dist. Veterinary Med. Spec.,USDA/FSIS/OFO
       
    4:45 PM-5:15 PM  Summary of Major Points of Consensus and Points of Discord  
      Mr. Terry R. Fankhauser 
      Executive Vice President, Colorado Cattlemen's Association 
       
    6:00 PM-7:30 PM  Livestock  Traceability Forum Reception  
       
    Wednesday, September 27   
       
    7:00 AM-8:00 AM  Full Breakfast Buffet in the hotel restaurant
     **BREAKFAST INCLUDED WITH HOTEL STAY** 
       
    8:00 AM - 8:40 AM  Developing Traceability from a Common Sense & Business Perspective
      Mr. Joe Leathers, General Manager, 6666 Ranch
       
    8:40 AM - 9:10 AM  Using RFID to Advance Traceability 
      Dr. Randy Munger, Mobile Information & Animal Disease Traceability Veterinarian, USDA / APHIS / STAS
       
    9:10 AM - 9:40 AM  Global Market Traceability Dynamics
      Mr. John Saunders, CEO & Chairman, Where Food Comes From, Inc.
       
    9:40 AM - 10:00 AM  NETWORKING BREAK 
       
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  Implications for Livestock Used for Rodeo, Fairs & Exhibitions 
      Moderated by: Mr. R. Scott Stuart 
      Chief Executive Officer, National Livestock Producers Association
       
      Mr. Jim Tucker, General Counsel, International Association of
    Fairs and Exhibitions
      Mr. Leon Vick, Senior Director, Rodeo & Horse Shows,
    National Western Stock Show  
      Ms. Abby Powell, Sr. Events Mgr., The Ranch Events Complex  
       
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM  Wrap Up Comments 
      Mr. Terry R. Fankhauser 
      Executive Vice President, Colorado Cattlemen's Association 
       
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM  Livestock Traceability Forum Adjourns 
      Dr. Tony Forshey, State Veterinarian, Ohio Department of Agriculture
    and NIAA Board Chair
      Dr. Boyd Parr, South Carolina State Veterinarian, Director, Clemson University Livestock Poultry Health and USAHA President


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