PMA’s Fresh Summit Committee is currently accepting applications for the 2013 Fresh Summit educational program. We’re looking for engaging, creative and innovative ideas that address how the business landscape is shifting in ways that few could expect and faster than anyone could fully anticipate. Dynamic speakers will deliver real-world solutions to the global produce and floral supply chain industry in the following areas:

Business Culture & Talent

  • Diversity
  • Change management
  • Professional development
  • Skill/resource development
  • Workplace innovation
  • Leadership competencies

Consumer Connections

  • Social media
  • Digital marketing
  • Consumer/Global trends
  • Crisis management
  • Strategy development
  • Consumers of tomorrow

Science & Technology

  • Emerging technologies
  • Profitable business practices
  • Food safety accountability
  • Packaging
  • Supply chain efficiencies
  • Traceability

Public Affairs

  • Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)
  • US & Global Employment Trends
  • Immigration
  • Sustainability
  • Regulatory Issues

Please complete the below Call for Speakers form by March 8, 2013. There are limited spots available. The Fresh Summit Commitee will review all applications and extend invitations during the month of April, 2013.

All workshops will be held Friday, October 18, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana USA.

Speaker Information

Please provide your bio in either a PDF or Word format.