Closing Session: What’s In Store for 2013 and Beyond?

Session Track: Closing Session
Date: Thursday, December 6, 2012; 4:00 – 5:15 p.m.

Session Description

This session will present the perspectives of two world leaders in food and agriculture policy. Through this session, you will learn about the implications of the 2012 election results and get insights about potential food policy opportunities and challenges in 2013 and 2014.

Speaker Information

Dr. David Acheson, Managing Director Food & Import Safety, Leavitt Partners LLC
Marianne Smith Edge, M.S., R.D., L.D., FADA, Senior Vice President, Nutrition & Food Safety, International Food Information Council
Hilary Thesmar, Ph.D., R.D., Vice President, Food Safety Programs, Food Marketing Institute
Neal Fortin, Professor and Director, Institute for Food Laws & Regulations, Michigan State University 
John Bode, Principal, John Bode LLC (Moderator)