Schedule at a Glance

Saturday, March 7

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
Serving Students When the Lights Go Out:
Disaster Preparedness and Response

Sunday, March 8

8:00 am-5:00 pm Registration & SNA PAC Booth
8:30 am-9:30 am Regional Legislative Meetings (open to all)  
9:45 am-10:45 am BREAKOUT SESSIONS
  • State Agency, Part 1 (State Agency only)
  • Industry Session, Part 1 (Industry only)
  • LAC 101: Strategies for Successful Hill Visits
  • Breakfast after the Bell: What’s New and What’s Next
  • Red State, Blue State: Building an Advocacy Program for Both Sides of the Aisle
  • Meal Charge Policies & Debt: Now What?
11:00 am-12:00 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS
  • State Agency, Part 2 (State Agency only)
  • Industry Session, Part 2 (Industry only)
  • Taking the Fear Out of CEP: Just Do It!
  • Overcoming HR Hurdles
  • Culinary Creations: Kid-Tested, Kid-Approved
  • Meal Charge Policies & Debt: Now What? (Repeat)
12:15 pm-1:15 pm LAC Opening Luncheon
1:15 pm-2:30 pm KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Dr. Larry Sabato Larry Sabato’s
Crystal Ball
2:30 pm-3:00 pm Book Signing:
Dr. Larry Sabato’s The Blue Wave:
The 2018 Midterms and What They
Mean For The 2020 Elections
2:30 pm-3:00 pm Networking Break
3:15 pm-4:30 pm FIRST GENERAL SESSION:
Anything Goes—Kids Say the
Darndest Things!
4:45 pm-5:45 pm State Presidents and
Presidents-elect Meeting
4:45 pm-5:45 pm State Legislative Chairs meeting
5:30 pm-8:30 pm PARTY WITH A PURPOSE!
Cocktail Reception (cash bar)
CAPITOL STEPS Performance

Monday, March 9

7:30 am-8:30 am LAC Buffet Breakfast
8:00 am-5:00 pm Registration & SNA PAC Booth
8:30 am-10:00 am SECOND GENERAL SESSION: USDA 2020 Update
10:00 am-10:30 am Networking Break
10:30 am-12:00 pm THIRD GENERAL SESSION:
To come…
12:00 pm-2:00 pm Lunch On Your Own
12:30 pm-1:30 pm State-Group Capitol Hill
Prep Meeting (1st Group)
2:00 pm-3:45 pm CLOSING GENERAL SESSION:
Presentation of the SNA 2020 Position Paper
and Charge to the Hill!
4:00 pm-5:00 pm State Group-Capitol Hill
Prep Meeting (2nd Group)

Tuesday, March 10

8:00 am-5:00 pm Hill Visits

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Arlington, VA 22206
servicecenter@schoolnutrition.org  

Tel (703) 824-3000
Fax (703) 824-3015

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