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Wednesday, April 12 from 10 am – 5 pm

Rooms 211 AB (2nd floor – Minneapolis Convention Center)

This program – generously sponsored by Cargill – (and PEAK 2023 registration) is FREE for all qualifying post-secondary instructors and students in two-year technical and community college programs as well as four-year university programs and interested high school students.  To participate, please register for PEAK 2023 here.

Panel & Bios


10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.     Speed Networking and Poultry Careers Panel Discussion

Blake Van Denburgh, Cargill – MODERATOR

  • Tim Hopson, Director- Poultry Business Unit, Vaxxinova
  • Joe Sullivan, Director of Pullets and Staff Veterinarian, Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch
  • Nick Hermanson, Board Director, West Liberty Foods
  • Erik Fritsch, Chief Information Officer, Versova
  • John Elliott, Senior Trader, Tropical Oils, Cargill

11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.       Visit the PEAK Trade Show and connect with a Poultry Ambassador from the industry

Questions? Email Lara Durben at

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