ONE17 officially begins with the International Welcome Dinner at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, and will close at approximately noon on Wednesday, May 24.


Saturday, May 20

Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fest

12pm – 8pm

The fourth annual Alltech Craft Brews & Food Fest will showcase the finest the craft beer industry has to offer. Tickets are limited. Make sure to check back soon for our early bird savings.

Sunday, May 21

International Welcome Dinner

Reception 6:30pm

Dinner 7:00pm


Held at the Lexington Convention Center, this dinner features world-class entertainment, premier dining and international networking opportunities. Conference attendees only; badge required.

Alltech Global Headquarters & Nutrigenomics Center Tour


Depart every 50 min.**


Visit the central hub of Alltech’s global business: our headquarters and state-of-the-art Alltech Center for Animal Nutrigenomics and Applied Animal Nutrition. Both are located in Nicholasville, Kentucky.

Alltech Algae Facility Tour


Departs every 30 min.**

See the Alltech process for creating our proprietary algae-based animal nutrition and health products in Winchester, Kentucky.

McCauley’s Facility Tour


Departs every 2 hr.**

McCauley's® is dedicated to excellence in equine nutrition; manufacturing premium quality feeds and nutritional supplements exclusively for the horse, complemented with impeccable service.

Ridley Block Tour




Tour the Ridley Block Operations plant in Flemingsburg, Kentucky, to experience the art and science of block manufacturing as done by a leader in the industry. The tour includes a 45-minute plant tour and approximately three-hour round-trip drive.

The Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co.

Open for tours every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with tours starting every hour, on the hour, at the visitor center.

Experience a behind-the-scenes look at our beer and spirits production. Our facility is a premier barrel-aging brewery and the only stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® where you can sample beer as well as bourbon! For more information and a map for walking directions, please visit


The brewery and distillery is an easy 10-minute walk from the Lexington Convention Center.

Boone Creek Creamery & Local Stud Farm

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Get up-close-and-personal with some of the most beautiful horses around at a local stud farm. You’ll also tour Lexington’s new establishment Boone Creek Creamery as well as participate in a tasting…yum! Guests will have time to explore and purchase items such as jams, jellies, soaps, lotions, popcorn, coffee and more!

Kentucky Horse Park

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Kentucky Horse Park tickets include admission to the world-renowned International Museum of the Horse, an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the American Saddlebred Museum, and beautiful grounds year-round. The journey begins on a custom coach with large scenery windows that provide a great view of the sites you’ll see and experience. The guides are equipped with microphones, so you won’t miss a single word they have to share with you.

Shopping Tour to The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Guests will board a motor coach in Lexington, where a certified guide and friendly driver will greet them. Along the ride to Shelbyville, the guide will share the history, lore and legends of Central Kentucky with your group. Guests will be given an opportunity to shop and dine at their leisure, with a specified drop-off and pick-up location and time. Save 25-60 percent in 90 well-known designer outlets, including, Coach, Banana Republic, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Nike, North Face, Under Armour and Vera Bradley. Enjoy the Food Court, with center court fountains and fireplace.

**Limited capacity tour.  Reserve your seat through your ONE registration.

Monday, May 22

ONE Fun Run


Participate in Alltech’s ONE Fun Run, a 3K mini-marathon held on the stately campus of Lexington’s historic Transylvania University.

ONE Plenary Sessions


Explore and realize your dreams. Explore opportunities to disrupt the food chain.

Kentucky Night Goes '60s


Step into the swingin' '60s at Kentucky Night with a special appearance from The Fab Four. Conference attendees only; badge required.

Tuesday, May 23

ONE Plenary Sessions


What can you do about rising demands? Where is the next blockbuster drug? Who are today's disruptors, and how can we go one step further?

Shaker Village Tour with Lunch

11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Shaker Village is the perfect landmark destination, surrounded by 3,000 acres of rock walls, rolling pastures and historic spaces.

ONE Great Bite Dining Night


Conference attendees are free to explore Lexington’s thriving restaurant scene, with different cuisines from all around the world. This is a chance to enjoy some of what this great city has to offer.

Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale Trail


Live music hop in downtown Lexington.

Wednesday, May 24

ONE Interactive Focus Sessions


Join our interactive focus sessions, in which we will explore upcoming ideas and big opportunities as well as learn how to prepare for the unexpected.