KANSAS CITY, Missouri — February 8, 2024 — Petfood Forum includes a three-day agenda packed with educational sessions focused on the latest consumer purchasing behavior, market trends and insights. Highlights include two keynote speakers, four concurrent session tracks and a panel discussion. Petfood Forum is scheduled for April 29-May 1 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, with early-bird savings available until February 29.

“What makes Petfood Forum’s educational content unique is its complete overview of the industry. Experts discuss the latest research impacting formulation, processing, packaging, distribution, marketing and sales,” said Debbie Phillips-Donaldson, editor-in-chief of Petfood Industry. “There truly is something for pet food professionals of all skill sets and job functions.”

Daniel Levine and Tamara Ghandour will serve as keynote speakers for the 2024 event providing tips and strategies on leveraging trends and innovation at all levels of a company. In addition, the conference features four concurrent session tracks on marketing innovations, ingredients and nutrition, processing, and pet food safety and regulatory updates.

The conference will conclude with a panel discussion on manufacturing sustainable pet food. Panelists from Packaged Facts, Hill’s Pet Nutrition and Earth Animal will share best practices, success stories, challenges, as well as consumer perceptions during the 75-minute session.

On the trade show floor, knowledge sharing will continue on the Petfood Tech Talk Stage featuring a dozen presentations on new products and capabilities from industry suppliers, and in the Future of Petfood Pavilion, which includes the industry’s only student program showcasing the latest companion animal research.

Petfood Essentials pre-conference seminar will be held the day before the opening of Petfood Forum, and offers a deep dive into the pet treat market examining trends and research on functional nutrition, production, safety and more.

For more information and to view the full agenda, visit www.PetfoodForumEvents.com.

About Petfood Forum & Petfood Industry
Petfood Forum is organized and hosted by Petfood Industry. Both are owned by WATT Global Media. WATT Global Media has grown agrifood and pet food businesses with proven results for over 100 years. WATT’s brands and product portfolio provide access to market expertise, engaged audiences and targeted solutions that lead to successful connections in the poultry, feed and pet food markets. With WATT Global Media, gain a global advantage in implementing dynamic marketing solutions through innovative technology and delivery channels.

Lynzee Branstetter, Marketing Manager
t. +1.815.966.5521 | e. events@wattglobal.com