Schedule at a Glance

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–12:00 pm SNS Credentialing Exam
12:00 pm–5:00 pm SNA PAC Booth
1:00 pm–4:00 pm PRE-CONFERENCE SESSION: Congress: Politics, Procedures and Power

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–5:00 pm SNA PAC Booth
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)
- Fine-tuning Your Messages for Successful Media Interviews
11:00 am–12:00 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS
- Innovating Your Meal Service with Summer Meals
- #SocialMedia: How to Stay Positive, Deal with Negativity and Expand Your Reach
- Industry Exchange (Part 2)
- State Agency Section Meeting (Part 2)
12:00 pm–1:30 pm LAC Luncheon with special performance by The Capitol Steps
1:30 pm–2:30 pm OPENING GENERAL SESSION & KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Amy Walter
2:30 pm–3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm–4:15 pm FIRST GENERAL SESSION: The State of School Nutrition Procurement  
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Presidents & Presidents-Elect Meeting
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Legislative Chairs

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29

8:00 am–5:00 pm Registration
8:00 am–5:00 pm SNA PAC Booth
8:30 am–10:30 am SECOND GENERAL SESSION: USDA 2016 Update
10:30 am–11:00 am Networking Break  
11:00 am–12:00 pm THIRD GENERAL SESSION: A Critical Link: State Agency Perspectives on Child Nutrition Programs  
12:00 pm–2:00 pm LAC Luncheon
2:00 pm–4:15 pm FOURTH GENERAL SESSION:
Part 1: Relationship Building with Lawmakers and Why it’s Important
Part 2: Presentation of the SNA 2016 Position Paper and Charge to the Hill!
4:30 pm–5:30 pm State Group-Capitol Hill Prep Meetings
7:00 pm–9:30 pm School Nutrition Foundation’s
CELEBRATION OF SCHOOL NUTRITION HEROES
 

TUESDAY, MARCH 1

8:00 am–5:00 pm Hill visits

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National Harbor, MD 20745
servicecenter@schoolnutrition.org  

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