AMSA 2023 East Region SLC Conference

Charlotte, NC  | March 30

Cryovac-Sealed Air will host the AMSA 2023 East Region Student Leaders Connecting Conference (SLC)!

East Region Conference

  • The national conference is to be hosted annually during the month of March/April first or second week or May third or fourth week. The conference should be hosted in the Eastern region of the United States, not to be hosted near an annual RMC host site.  Location identification should be based on growth of student members and increased outreach. The conference should be 1 to 2 days in length (F and S)

Conference Objectives

  • Identify and connect with new or potential upcoming student leaders in AMSA. The attendee focus should be students that are not traditionally involved in AMSA events. 
  • Expose students to areas of continued professional development in the meat industry.
    Expose students to additional opportunities within AMSA.  

Targeted Audience and Educational Institutions

  • Students attending the conference should be students attending a higher education institution (junior/community colleges, culinary institutes, universities, etc.) with an interest in meat/food science and allied industries with the desire to learn more about the industry and explore the various opportunities.
  • Targeted schools will be identified by the current Student Board of Directors and AMSA Staff within a 12-hour radius from the host facility.

2023 Conference Details

  • Conference Dates: March 30, 2023
  • Conference Location: Charlotte, NC

Conference Attendee Requirements 

  • Conference Attendee Minimum: 20 students-If a minimum attendee is not reached the event will be cancelled. 
  • A maximum of 8 students will be allowed to attend from one educational institution.
  • Event Attendee Maximum: 50 students

Conference Registration

  • Conference Registration: $25.00/student
  • Conference registration includes the program, meals/snacks during the conference, as well as direct engagement with Cryovac: Sealed Air Leadership 

Conference Registration Timeline

  • Conference Registration Opens: January 9, 2023
  • Conference Registration Closes: February 24, 2023
  • Early Bird Registration: $25.00/student; Early Bird Registration Deadline: TBD
  • Late Registration: $50.00/student; Late Registration Deadline: TBD

Tentative Agenda