2019 DCRC Annual Meeting

November 13-14, 2019
Pittsburgh Marriott City Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reserve your hotel room, click here

 

REGISTRATION

Register for the annual meeting by clicking here. 

 

MEETING PRICING

Take advantage of the early bird pricing until October 15, 2019.

Member* – $295 (After 10/15 – $345)
Non-member** – $450 (After 10/15 – $500)
Student Member* – $75
Non-member Student** – $100

*To receive member pricing, be sure to log in to your DCRC member account. (Having trouble accessing your account? Contact membership director Kyle Wieskus at kyle@dcrcouncil.org or 952-855-8702.
**Non-member pricing includes a one year membership in DCRC. 

 

PROGRAM

The program for the DCRC annual meeting features session focused on the following topics: 

  • Animal welfare
  • Heifer repro management
  • Activity monitoring systems
  • Gene editing in dairy cattle
  • Beef x Dairy: Fad or sustainable future?
  • Genetic markers provide fertility clues
  • Facilities that enhance cow comfort
  • Heifer repro: AI at estrus, timed AI or both?
  • Sharing the judicious use of antibiotics story
  • Maximizing fertility while minimizing timed AI use
  • Repro programs that protect human, animal well-being
  • Preparing heifers for better repro efficiency, profitability
  • Economic and genetic performance of IVP ET
  • Data organization yields positive returns
  • Create a culture of compliance for repro programs
  • Overcoming consumer barriers via dairy cattle genetics

Plus:

  • DCRC Reproduction Award winners round table
  • Preconference seminars
  • Poster session

View the full program here.

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

Pittsburgh Marriott City Center
112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219-3458
(412) 471-4000

DCRC has negotiated a room rate of $164/night (plus taxes.) Group rate available until 3 PM on October 21, 2019 and is subject to availability. Please contact JoDee Sattler at jodee@dcrcouncil.org with any issues regarding booking your room.

Reserve your hotel room here.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

If you are interested in serving on the board of directors, please email to Kristy Mach at kristym@dcrcouncil.org.

 

SPONSORSHIP

To become a sponsor of the 2019 Annual Meeting,  contact Den Gardner (den@dcrcouncil.org) for more information. 

 

FUTURE MEETINGS:

2020 Annual Meeting
November 10-12, 2020
Madison, WI

 

 WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU IN PITTSBURGH!

 

Contact the DCRC business office with any questions related to DCRC and the annual meeting.
Email: dcrc@dcrcouncil.org
Phone: (952) 758-5811