Seminar to Highlight Project Management Solutions

24 June 2013, at 7:00am

US - The 2013 USPOULTRY Information Systems Seminar will provide valuable information and tools that information technology managers can apply immediately. Sponsored by US Poultry & Egg Association, the Seminar will be held on 16 to 17 July at the Doubletree Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.

The complexity and significance of information technology projects in an ever-changing environment showcases the growing impact information systems managers have within their organizations. Handling this changing environment requires in-depth and up-to-date solutions from industry experts.

This year’s agenda will address Project Management and Metrics, IT Challenges and Opportunities; A Washington Update; Workflow Process Development; Cloud Computing: Software as a Service; How Are You Leading Your Team?; Fleet Management and Safety Technology; Vendor Solutions: Product Traceability/Recall and Predictive Modelling; Emerging Technology; and an open forum on 'What Keeps You Up at Night?'

A programme committee of information technology managers developed the agenda for the seminar, including: Jose Faller (Cooper Farms, Fort Recovery, Ohio); Sim Harbert (Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, Georgia); Greg Whisenant (Case Farms, Troutman, North Carolina); Mike Burruss (Tip Top Poultry, Marietta, Georgia); Kendall Layman (Cobb-Vantress, Siloam Springs, Arkansas) and Alan Brownell (Case Farms, Troutman, North Carolina).

To register for the 2013 Information System Seminar, go to