Animal Institute

April 21-23, 2024
Kansas City, MO
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AFA Animal Institute

Learn in the heart of the animal health industry

Kansas City is called America's Animal Health Corridor for a reason. Visit with leaders finding new solutions in pharmaceuticals, feed manufacturing, livestock handling, pet care and more.

On-site visits
See first-hand what a career in the animal industry could look like for you
Talk it out
Discuss burning topics, innovations and challenges happening in the animal sector
Explore careers
Learn about career paths and opportunities in animal health
Animal Institute
Experience Info

April 21-23

Marriott Kansas City Airport
775 Brasilia Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64153

All meals, program materials and rooms are paid for by AFA's partners. You are responsible for covering any incidental and parking charges added to your room.

Apr 21
Apr 22
Apr 23
3:00 P.M.
Mix and Mingle Registration
4:00 P.M.
Welcome and Orientation
5:00 P.M.
Kickoff Speaker: State of the Animal Industry
5:45 P.M.
State of the Animal Industry: Executive Panel Discussion
6:45 P.M.
Reflection with 2024 Student Advisory Team
7:00 P.M.
Industry and Delegate Networking
7:30 P.M.
Dinner with Industry Guests and AFA Alumni
8:30 P.M.
Student Networking Time
I was able to spend three days networking with professionals and other students and learning so much more about the agriculture industry. Every opportunity with AFA helps me so much to prepare for the future and continue to grow.”
Lydia Rockers
Oklahoma State University