Produce Industry Engagement Beyond Capitol Hill
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 | 10 am – noon
Get immersed in policy issues with key regulatory offices throughout Washington, D.C. during the United Fresh Washington Conference’s new Produce Industry Engagement Beyond Capitol Hill outing on September 18, 10 am-noon.
Register for the United Fresh Washington Conference and choose one of four limited-availability opportunities:
White House Briefing at the Old Executive Office Building
Join White House and Administration officials for a top-level briefing on national policy and agricultural issues at the Old Executive Office Building in the White House complex.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (Taking place at Grand Hyatt)
FDA Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response Frank Yiannas and other top FDA officials will visit with attendees at the Grand Hyatt for a session focused on how industry and government can work together to enhance food safety.
Federal Research and Innovation for Fresh Produce
Hear from leading federal research officials, including the Agricultural Research Service and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, on how the government and private sector are driving innovation that can enhance the fresh produce industry.
Embassy of Peru
Discuss bilateral trade and agriculture with the Embassy of Peru, and explore ways our countries can work together to serve consumers and the industry alike.
NOTE: Each experience has limited availability and all options are first come, first served. All selections are pending until confirmed by United Fresh staff.
For more information on the Produce Industry Engagement Beyond Capitol Hill event, contact Angela Tiwari, Director of Grassroots & Political Action, at 202.303.3416.