Schedule of Events

Rodent Control Virtual Conference

Times, sessions and speakers are subject to change.

1:00 PM – 1:10 PM
Business Opportunities in the Rodent Control Market

PCT Publisher Dan Moreland provides an overview of the rapidly changing rodent control marketplace, highlighting data from various industry research studies, while identifying key trends that are making the rodent control market such an exciting area to invest in for a growing number of PMPs interested in expanding their service offerings and enhancing their bottom line.

1:10 PM – 1:20 PM
Sponsor Presentation - Bell Laboratories
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1:20 PM – 2:20 PM
Rodent Control in Urban Environments

Renowned rodent expert Dr. Bobby Corrigan will share his insights about how pest management professionals can use their knowledge of the biology and behavior of rats and mice to control rodents in urban settings. Topics covered in this informative keynote session include rodent explorations, harborage selection and feeding behavior, as well as “clues” to rodent activity and effective control strategies in complex urban environments.

2:20 PM – 2:30 PM
Sponsor Presentation - GMT
Sponsored By
2:30 PM – 2:40 PM
Sponsor Presentation - ActiveSense
Sponsored By
2:40 PM – 3:30 PM
How to Conduct a Rodent Inspection in Commercial Accounts

The foundation of any successful rodent control program is the inspection. In this informative educational session, a veteran of the pest management industry with extensive experience servicing commercial accounts, shares how to perform a quality rodent inspection. From identifying the signs of rodent presence to specialized inspection techniques, including the use of black lights to detect rodent evidence, attendees will enhance their ability to control rodents in complex commercial accounts.

3:30 PM – 3:40 PM
Sponsor Presentation - Senestech
Sponsored By
3:40 PM – 3:50 PM
Sponsor Presentation - BASF
Sponsored By
3:50 PM – 4:30 PM
Rodent Control in Food Processing, Warehouse & Distribution
The former head of Food Safety Education at AIB International will share his insights about effective rodent control in food processing, warehouse and distribution facilities in this informative educational session designed for both veteran PMPs and those new to this essential commercial market segment that has undergone dramatic changes in recent years as a result of the Food Safety Modernization Act.

4:30 PM – 4:40 PM
Sponsor Presentation - Syngenta
Sponsored By
4:40 PM – 5:30 PM
Up On The Roof: A Guide to the Identification, Behavior & Control of Roof Rats

Roof rats are expanding their range to many parts of the United States. As a result, it’s important that PMPs have a working knowledge of the biology, behavior and control of these intriguing structural pests that are both secretive and elusive in nature. Common in coastal cities and seaports, roof rats pose unique challenges for pest management professionals, requiring a specialized set of knowledge and skills. Timmy Madere of the City of New Orleans Mosquito, Rodent, and Termite Control Board has extensive experience controlling roof rats in “The Big Easy,” making him uniquely qualified to lead this informative educational session. 

5:40 PM
Event Wrap Up