I give a variety of talks to academic, farmer, food, agribusiness, and general public audiences. Subjects range from presentations of my latest research to my take on the social and economic impacts of food policies to my thoughts on current food trends and events. Below is a selected list of forthcoming and previous invited and keynote addresses.
Please contact Jayme Boucher the Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you'd like me to speak at your event or for your organization.
Forthcoming trips and talks
March 25, Testimony for U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, Washington, D.C.
October 1, Purdue Food and Agribusiness Executive Summit, West Lafayette, IN
October 22, American Veterinary Medical Association, Chicago, IL
October 30, National Chicken Council, Washington, D.C.
December 9, Missouri Farm Bureau
January 17, Lethbridge College, Canada
January 25, Indiana Cattleman’s Conference
January 27, Food Tech Conference, Edmonton, Canada
February 6, Nebraska Cooperative Council, Lincoln NE
March 16, Winter School on Choice Experiments and Choice Modeling, Arizona State University, AZ
Kansas Women Managing the Farm Conference; Kansas State University, Economics Department, Series on Economic Prosperity; North Central Texas College; Filley-Gary Public Lecture, University of Nebraska; Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise, North Dakota State University; University and Industry Consortium; Food and Ag at the Intersection Conference; Indiana Life Sciences; Collaboration Conference on the Intersection of Food, Diet, and Healthcare; Mississippi Farm Bureau; Corteva; Elanco Feedlot Forum; Merck Animal Health; Tom Farms; Howell Farms
Federal Research Bank of Atlanta; National Grain and Feed Association and Pet Food Institute Joint Conference; CGB; Experimental Auction Summer School, Bolzano-Bozen, Italy; Nationwide/Farm Bureau Leadership Conference; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association; Association of Agricultural Production Executives (AAPEX); Bayer forum; National Grain and Feed Association; Michigan State University; Food Marketing Institute; Council for Agricultural Science and Technology; Animal Agriculture Alliance; Land O'Lakes; International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research; Indiana Farm Bureau
Farm Forum, Calgary, Canada; Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) event on Sustainable Livestock Production, Washington, DC; George Morris AgriFood Policy Lecture, University of Guelph, Canada; Borlaug CAST Communication; Workshop on Experimental and Behavioral Economics of Food Consumption, INRA and University of Grenoble, France; West Texas A&M University; National Cattlemen’s Beef Association; AAEA-CFARE Event on Priorities and Solutions at National Press Club, Washington DC; Texas Tech University; NBER conference on agricultural productivity; California Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) Feeder Council and Arizona Cattle Feeders Association (ACFA); AAEA young professional's workshop; Breakthrough Dialogue; Western Agricultural Economics Association; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association; European Association of Agricultural Economists
Iowa Cattleman's Association; Soybean Leadership College; Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society; DuPont Pioneer; University of Minnesota; Association of Private Enterprise Education (APEE); FoodBev Forum, American Enterprise Institute; Farm Foundation Round Table; Experimental Auction Summer School, Sicily, Italy; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) annual conference; K-State Symposium on Cooperative Issues; University of Idaho; Auburn University; University of Georgia; Montana State University; GrowCanada
Conference on Coexistence between Genetically Modified (GM) and non-GM based Agricultural Supply Chains, Amsterdam; University of California, Davis; University of Nebraska; Free Enterprise Institute, Oklahoma State University; Noble Foundation, Ardmore, OK; Southern Plains Beef Symposium; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association meeting; Experimental Auction Summer School, Crete, Italy; Zoetis Pork Value Chain Executive Forum; Texas Tech University; Grocery Manufacturers Association; University of Naples, Italy; University of Connecticut; Iowa Farm Bureau; University of Alberta
National Pork Producers Council; Langston University; South Carolina Farm Bureau; American Feed Industry Association; Susquehanna University; Pickle Packers International; European Association of Agricultural Economics congress, Slovenia; Virginia Tech University; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, Minneapolis, MN; Iowa Grocery Industry Association; Iowa Soybean Association; Reciprocal Meat Conference; American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Genus PIC conference; Global Food Safety conference; American Farmers and Ranchers convention; Oklahoma Soybean Association; American Farm Bureau annual conference; Delaware Ag Week
Future of Food Series for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, North Carolina State University; Noble Foundation’s Profiles and Perspectives Community Enrichment series; Rural Economic Outlook Conference; Free Enterprise Lecture Series at The Ohio State University; Gilliam Center for Free Enterprise and Ethical Leadership, James Madison University; Illinois Transdisciplinary Obesity Prevention Program symposium; Truth about Trade and Technology board meeting; Summer school on experimental auctions, University of Bologna, Italy; International Agricultural Leadership Alumni Conference; Agricultural and Applied Economics Association annual meeting, Washington DC; Oscar Mayer Meat Science Summit; Merck Cattle Feeders Business Summit; Food Dialogues even on Transparency in Food, Chicago, IL; Northeastern Agricultural and Resource Economics Association, Ithaca, NY; National Pork Producers Council and the Pork Board and Retail Advisory Committee; Council on Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (C-FARE) seminar on USDA data products, Washington DC; Oklahoma Pork Congress; Plant and Soil Science Department, Oklahoma State University; Nutrition Obesity Research Center, University of Alabama-Birmingham; Meat and Poultry Research Conference hosted by the American Meat Institute at the International Production and Processing Expo, Atlanta, GA
Fred Presant Visiting Lecturer, University of Guelph, Canada
TEDx event at Oklahoma State University
Shepherd Lecture, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH
Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois. Urbana-Champaign, IL
Agricultural and Applied Economics Association annual conference, Seattle, WA
Wageningen University School of Social Sciences, Wageningen, Netherlands
National Academies of Science, Institute of Medicine, Planning Committee on Exploring the True Costs of Food, Washington, D.C.
INRA-IDEI Seminar on Quality Labels in the Agrofood Industry, Toulouse School of Economics, France
Technical University of Munich, Germany
European Association of Agricultural Economists conference, Zurich Switzerland
Université Paris-Descartes, Paris, France
French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), ALISS (alimentation et sciences socials), Ivry-Sur-Seine, France
Briefing to congressional staffers as a part of the National Coalition for Food and Agricultural Research (NC-FAR) Lunch and Learn Seminar series. Washington, DC
Department of Agricultural Economics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Paris School of Economics, Paris, France
Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin
Department of Food, Agricultural, and Resource Economics, University of Guelph, Canada
Conference of the French Association of Experimental Economics, Grenoble, France
Brain Korea’s Distinguished Scholars’ Lectures Series, Department of Economics at Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, South Korea
Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Department of Rural Economy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Arkansas (KOMA) annual cattle conference. Dewey, OK,
Farm Foundation Conference on Agricultural Marketing Policy at the USDA, Economic Research Service, Washington, D.C.
Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Workshop on Valuation Methods in Agro-Food and Environmental Economics hosted by the Centre for Research on Agro-Food and Development Economics (CREDA), Barcelona, Spain
Consumer Market Demand Research Network, Ottawa, Canada
Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University, East Lancing, MI
Department of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Journée du Pôle Alimentation Parisien conference on Food Choice Analysis and Experimental Methods hosted by Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Paris, France
Selected older presentations
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare, Manhattan, KS
Soybean Checkoff Leaders Forum, Des Moines, IA
Board of Directors of the United Soybean Board, St. Louis, MO
Department of Economics and Finance and Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Wyoming
Merial/Drovers Beef Functional Genomics Roundtable. Kansas City, MO
Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Georgia, Athens, GA.
Department of Resource Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska. Lincoln, NE.
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland. College Park, MD
International Quality Grains Conference. Indianapolis, IN
Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois. Urbana-Champaign, IL
Department of Statistics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Department of Food and Agricultural Economics, University of Reading, Reading, England
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Outlook Forum, Washington, D.C.