TO: MACA Member Companies
FROM: Bonnie McCarvel, Executive Director
DATE: April 15, 2023
RE: Forum + Quarterly Meetings – June 6-7-8, 2023
The Mid America CropLife Association (MACA) invites you to attend the ‘Product Supply Challenges – Transportation & Logistics Forum’ on Tuesday, June 6, starting at 1:00 pm CDT with a tour of Helena Industries. Following the tour, the forum will continue with a variety of speakers on product supply challenges the industry is facing. It concludes Wednesday, June 7 at 11:30 am CDT. See the agenda below.
The MACA Quarterly Meetings will begin at noon on Wednesday, June 7, followed by the respective committee meetings. The MACA Board of Directors will meet at 7:30 am on Thursday, June 8 and conclude by 10:00 am.
The forum and quarterly meetings are open to all MACA member companies. The location for all the meetings will be held at the West Des Moines Marriott, 1250 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266.
Please consider attending or encouraging someone from your company to attend. To participate please do the following:
Dates – June 6-7-8, 2023
Location – West Des Moines Marriott, 1250 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
- EVENTS: Register for the meeting(s) by completing the form – for the following events:
Tuesday, June 6 – Product Supply Challenges – Transportation & Logistics Forum
Wednesday, June 7 – MACA Quarterly Meetings
Thursday, June 8 – MACA Board of Directors Meeting
- Hotel Reservations – West Des Moines Marriott, 1250 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
- Reservations –Rate is $169/night + taxes.
- Reserve Here
- Room Block closes Monday, May 15, 2023
- Invite a guest – Please extend a personal invite to someone to attend.
- The forum registration fee is $125 per person.
- The committee and board meeting fee is $80 per person.
- Pay here for the forum and quarterly meeting.
- Cancellations must be received in writing by 5:00 pm, May 31, 2023.
See you in Des Moines!!
Product Supply Challenges – Transportation & Logistics Forum
June 6-7, 2023
West Des Moines Marriott, 1250 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
Tuesday, June 6
|1:00 pm||Tour of Helena Industries|
|4:05 pm||Strategic Planning 101|
|5:00 pm||Keynote Speaker|
Wednesday, June 7
|7:30 am||Opening Comments|
|7:35 am||Challenges Acquiring Active & Inert Ingredients|
Supply Chain Operations
|9:30 am||The 3 Ws of MACA|
|9:40 am||Waters Impact on the Industry|
|10:00 am||PFAS: What’s Ahead?|
|11:25 am||Closing Comments|
Quarterly Meetings Schedule
Wednesday, June 7 – Committee Meetings
|7:30 am – 3:00 pm
||Registration – Foyer|
|7:30 am – 11:30 am
||Product Supply Challenges – Transportation & Logistics Forum|
|Noon – 1:30 pm||Lunch – Association Refresher – Barbara Dunn, Esq.|
|1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
||D&E/PES Joint Committee Meeting|
|2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
||D&E Committee Meeting|
|1:30 pm – 5:00 pm||Industry Communications and C.A.N. Steering Committee|
|2:30 pm – 5:00 pm||Production & Environmental Stewardship (PES) Committee|
|3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
|6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
||MACA Team Building Event To Be Determined|
Thursday, June 8, 2023 – Board Meeting
|7:00am – 7:30am
||Breakfast Buffet – Foyer|
|7:30am – 11:00am
MACA Board Meeting