Tradeshow and Activities

There’s a reason why World Pork Expo is one of the most anticipated events in pork industry! Each day offers many opportunities for connection and education — from the expansive trade show and the informative seminars to industry networking and evening social events. It’s all waiting to be discovered at World Pork Expo.

Be sure to check back frequently as we are always adding new opportunities and activities to the World Pork Expo schedule!

Wednesday, June 8

Wednesday, June 8

Trade Show - Wednesday, June 8 Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8

Breakfast at the McRig, courtesy of McDonald's
Grand Avenue, west of the main entrance
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Wednesday, June 8

World Pork Expo Apparel Shop
SV100
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8

PQA® Plus Training
4-H Building, South Conference Room
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8

Lunch at the Big Grill
South of the Varied Industries Building
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8

TQA® Training
4-H Building, South Conference Room
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Wednesday, June 8

Mad Dog & Merrill Midwest Grill’n®

Self-proclaimed “Grillologists”, Mad Dog & Merrill® entertain and educate thousands of backyard enthusiasts every year with the finer points of grill’n. Join us for the laughs and a filming of Mad Dog & Merrill Midwest Grill’n®!

Brought to you by the State Pork Associations in: IA, IL, IN, MI, MN, MO, WI

G162
2:00 PM

Thursday, June 9

Thursday, June 9

Trade Show - Thursday, June 9 Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, June 9

Breakfast at the McRig, courtesy of McDonald's
Grand Avenue, west of the main entrance
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Thursday, June 9

World Pork Expo Apparel Shop
SV100
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, June 9

Mad Dog & Merrill Midwest Grill’n® Class

Mad Dog & Merrill® want nothing more than to make everyone a better griller and have a ton of fun doing it! Join Mad Dog & Merrill® for a grilling class as they teach you how easy it is to be creative and entertain in your own backyard.

Brought to you by the State Pork Associations in: IA, IL, IN, MI, MN, MO, WI

G162
10:30 AM

Thursday, June 9

Lunch at the Big Grill
South of the Varied Industries Building
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Friday, June 9

Friday, June 10

Trade Show - Friday, June 10 Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
Hospitality Tents, Outdoor Space, Varied Industries Building
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Friday, June 10

World Pork Expo Apparel Shop
SV100
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Friday, June 10

Lunch at the Big Grill
South of the Varied Industries Building
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM