Other Meetings and Events

Expo attendees can benefit from a variety of international conferences, special seminars, public meetings and fun programming. These events offer an opportunity to meet and talk with fellow producers from down the road or around the globe and are free, unless noted otherwise. For additional information on these events, please contact the hosting company. The following is a list of events held in 2018.  

Check out the 21st International Dairy Short Course presented in conjunction with World Dairy Expo.

Interested in investing in agriculture? World Dairy Expo supports AgTech Venture Day on Tuesday, October 2.

Time Room Seminar
Tuesday, October 2
8:30 a.m. Mendota 4  Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding (CDCB) Industry Meeting: Discover New Dairy Genetics
5:00 p.m. Monona, Wingra, Waubesa & Kegonsa World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Auction
Wednesday, October 3
7:00 a.m. departure Exhibition Hall West Entrance

DeLaval Robotics PROductivity Tour

10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: Strategies to Reduce Feed Costs on the Dairy

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: Dairy Nutrition Research Update

4:00 p.m. Monona University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Reception 
5:00 p.m.  Pavilion 1 Mycogen Seeds
Thursday, October 4
8:00 a.m.  Mendota 4

Dairy Farm Safety Symposium

10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: On-farm Feed and Forage Management for a 44,000-pound Herd

11:30 a.m. Monona

The ADC Dairy Outlook Forum at World Dairy Expo

Hosted by the American Dairy Coalition

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: Corn Silage for Dairy: Past Present and a Look to the Future

3:00 p.m. Wingra

South Dakota State University Alumni Reception

4:30 p.m. Monona

UW Platteville School of Agriculture Reception

4:30 p.m. Mendota 1

National Dairy Shrine Annual Meeting

4:30 p.m. Exhibition Hall Balcony

National Agri-Marketing Association Reception
Hosted by the Badger NAMA Chapter

5:30 p.m. Atrium and Mendota 2-4 National Dairy Shrine Banquet
5:30 p.m. Mycogen Seeds Attendee Learning Lounge Kuhn North America - Maximize Your Future With KUHN!
Friday, October 5
9:00 a.m. Mendota 3

Farm Labor: The Now and How of Getting the Jobd Done

10:00 a.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: New Insight on Alfalfa-Grass Mixtures for Dairy

11:00 a.m.  Mendota 4 Dairy Girl Network 
1:00 p.m.  Kegonsa

Graze Partners Press Conference

1:30 p.m. Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: Corn Silage Mycotoxins

4:30 p.m. Monona & Wingra UWRF CAFES Alumni Reception
Saturday, October 6
10:00 a.m.

Arena Building Forage Seminar Stage

Forage Seminar: Seeing the Total Financial Picture of the Dairy Puzzle, of Which Forage is one fo the Pieces