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Interesting Meeting Topic Ideas

The following is a list of unique ideas for chapter meetings. Many chapters struggle to come up with fresh meeting ideas that can generate greater interest in those chapter members who may normally not attend chapter meetings. Use this list at your chapter’s summer planning meeting when you are creating your yearly meeting schedule.

• Active Shooter A.L.I.C.E. Training
• Aeration Management
• Ag Industry Update
• Associate’s Night
• Bin Rescue
• Chapter Product Show
• Concrete Restoration
• Current Status of FSMA
• Dust Collection Design & Maintenance
• Electrical Safety
• Emergency Preparedness
• Enzymes to Increase Oilseed Yield
• Equipment Maintenance & Upkeep
• Existing Cement Bin Structure and Repair
• Facility Safety & Permitting
• Fall Protection Training
• Food Modernization Act
• Fumigation Recertification Seminar
• Grain Facility Automation
• Grain Grading & Grain Management
• Grain Outlook
• Grain Quality & Food Safety
• Grain Rescue
• Grain Storage
• Hands-On Maintenance Session
• Harvest Outlook/Dryer Preparation
• Lubricants in Elevators
• Manlift Safety and Maintenance
• Modified Grain Bin Rescue Awareness Rescue Demonstrations
• New ANSI Standards
• New Vessel Mandates
• Pre-Harvest Dryer Maintenance, Hazard Monitoring, & Gear Box – Motor Maintenance
• Preventive Maintenance and Safety Training
• Rail Yard Maintenance
• Rescue Training
• Safety in the Food Chain
• Scale Maintenance
• Seed Science: Past, Present, & Future
• Site Compliance Audit
• Structural Failure
• Structural Failure of Concrete Silos
• Structural Integrity & Demolition of Elevated Grain Storage
• True Cost of Risk (Insurance, work comp., contractors)
• UAV Technology for Structural Inspection
• What to Expect from Grain Facility Construction Contracts
• Worker’s Compensation Updates