conferences & meetings Nov '14 5-6 Industry Boot Camp Industry Boot Camp is an intense educational seminar designed to help industry representatives new to school nutrition and seasoned veterans, who want to brush up, understand the ins and outs of the school nutrition marketplace. Dec '14 8-11 USDA State Agency Training Workshop This invitation-only workshop is an opportunity for child nutrition directors, state agency staff and all those involved with administering school-based programs to learn more about important developments that affect these programs. Jan '15 11-13 School Nutrition Industry Conference The annual SNIC provides directors with opportunities to build partnerships with industry peers, develop strategies and share information with colleagues to improve school meals operations. Mar '15 1-4 Legislative Action Conference LAC is an opportunity to participate in the democratic process as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. Attendees learn about legislative issues affecting child nutrition programs and have the opportunity to meet with elected representatives on Capitol Hill.