Schedule at a Glance

Saturday, April 1

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–12:00 pm SNS Credentialing Exam
1:00 pm–4:00 pm PRE-CONFERENCE SESSION: Advocacy in the New Congress

Sunday, April 2

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:30 am–9:30 am Regional Legislative Meetings (open to all)
9:45 am–10:45 am BREAKOUT SESSIONS
- LAC First Timers
- Industry Exchange (Part 1)
- State Agency Section Meeting (Part 1)
- Successful State Lobbying Strategies 
11:00 am–12:00 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS
- Hot Topics in School Nutrition! 
- Recruit and Retain School Nutrition Millennials  
- Industry Exchange (Part 2) 
- State Agency Section Meeting (Part 2) 
12:15 pm–1:30 pm LAC Opening Luncheon
1:30 pm–2:30 pm OPENING GENERAL SESSION and KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Jon Meacham
2:30 pm–3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm–4:15 pm FIRST GENERAL SESSION: No Holds Barred—Kids Say the Darndest Things!  
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Presidents & Presidents-elect Meeting
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Legislative Chairs Meeting
5:45 pm–6:45 pm State Group—Capitol Hill Prep Meeting (First Group)

Monday, April 3

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:30 am–10:00 am SECOND GENERAL SESSION: USDA 2017 Update
10:00 am–10:30 am Networking Break  
10:30 am–12:00 pm THIRD GENERAL SESSION: “Fireside Chat” with Washington Insiders
12:00 pm–2:00 pm LAC Luncheon
2:00 pm–4:15 pm FOURTH GENERAL SESSION:
Presentation of the SNA 2017 Position Paper and Charge to the Hill!
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Group-Capitol Hill Prep Meetings (Second Group)
6:00 pm–9:30 pm School Nutrition Foundation’s
CELEBRATION OF SCHOOL NUTRITION HEROES
 

Tuesday, April 4

8:00 am–5:00 pm Hill Visits
8:00 am–4:00 pm Collection of Feedback Forms

(Times, events and speakers are subject to change.)

NOTE: Look for resources from SNA and SNF as well as the SNA PAC Booth on Saturday from 12:00 pm–5:00 pm and Sunday and Monday from 8:00 am–5:00 pm.

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