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GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Dairy Business Association is seeking thought leaders and industry experts to participate in the annual Dairy Strong conference, returning to Green Bay, Wis., on Jan. 15-16. A leading dairy-focused event, this conference will focus on Dairy’s Path Forward: Policies. Practices. Priorities.

The 2025 conference, to be held at the KI Convention Center, will allow farmers and industry leaders to hear from inspirational speakers, improve their business acumen through educational sessions and network with the nation’s leading industry suppliers. Hundreds of dairy professionals and farmers from across the United States and other countries participate annually.

Proposals are now being accepted from all sources - individuals, companies, universities, organizations and government agencies that would like to be involved in one of the following ways:

  • Sponsor a topic and a presenter of your choosing.
  • Sponsor a topic and collaborate with the conference organizer on the presenter.
  • Propose a topic/speaker without a corresponding sponsorship (non-profits or government agencies only).

To be considered, applications must be submitted on or before Aug. 1.

How to apply: Proposals must be submitted using the online form by Aug. 1 and should address a topic relevant to the conference focus: policy, sustainability and the future of dairy.

For more information about Dairy Strong, visit