54th National DHIA Annual Meeting – March 5 – 7, 2019

The NDHIA Leadership Workshop and 54th Annual Meeting will be held March 6th and 7th (Wednesday and Thursday).  Shoulder meetings will be held the day prior to the NDHIA 2019 Annual Meeting on March 5th (Tuesday) with information being forwarded as it becomes available.  There will not be a farm tour this year.


Tentative Schedule

Monday, March 4               NDHIA Board Meeting

Tuesday, March 5               DHI Managers & QCS Field Service Advisory Meeting  (Morning & Afternoon)

QCS Advisory Committee (PM)

Scholarship Committee Meeting (PM)

Welcome Reception (Evening)

Wednesday, March 6        NDHIA Membership Breakfast (NDHIA Managers, Delegates & DRPCs Only)

Leadership Workshop (Morning & Afternoon)

Caucuses (Late Afternoon)

Awards Banquet and Scholarship Auction (Evening)

Thursday, March 7            NDHIA Business Meeting (Morning)

Education/Knowledge Session (Late Morning – Done by 1:00pm)

NDHIA Board Meeting – Wrap up (Afternoon)

Location –         Town and Country Hotel

500 Hotel Circle N

San Diego, CA

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservation information available in the next few months.

Meeting Registration

Registration materials available in late 2018.

NDHIA Membership Breakfast (NDHIA MEMBERS and DRPCs ONLY)

National DHIA and QCS staff will review 2018 operations and update activities in milk recording Quality Certification, and DHIA Services.

Leadership Session (OPEN)

Ideas will be shared on positioning DHI organizations for implementing new technology and  effectively communicating DHI’s return on investment.  New and innovative management programs and processes will be shared to help DHI organization prepare for the future.  Allied industry representatives whose organizations impact the milk recording/data collection industry will provide updates and insights into their products and interaction with DHI.

 Annual Meeting & Educational Sessions (OPEN)

The National DHIA annual business meeting will include the CEO – Management Report, Financial Report and President’s Report along with a keynote topic.  Sessions following the annual meeting will include reports from the US, Canada, and Denmark along with NAAB, breed associations, ICAR, Interbull and international allied organizations about their efforts and cooperation within the milk recording industry.

Watch for meeting updates at www.dhia.org.