Scheduled presentations will include intervention of the following speakers:

Jon Gold, Vice President of Supply Chain and Customs Policy at the National Retail Federation, will discuss the recent West Coast ports’ labour issues and potential solutions to the problem in the future.

Thomas Schneider, CEO and President of ISA TanTec, will discuss hide traceability in the new LWG protocols as well as ISA TanTec’s new facility in Mississippi.

A panel of representatives from Leatherteq Ltd. and the USDA Eastern Regional Research Center will discuss new technological developments and alternatives to traditional hide curing processes.

A presentation regarding Contract Enforcement and Commercial Legal Remedies in Mainland China will be carried out by an expert attorney.

Registrations are open until September 7, 2015. Click here for registration

For further information please contact Tina Marmor: tmarmor@meatinstitute.org