Tentative Schedule of Events

**Times are tentative and may be revised Please review the final schedule of events in the Meeting Program when registering.

Sunday Sept. 22nd - Monday Sept. 23th: International Marketing

8:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

International Marketing Staff Conference

Boardroom 311

Tuesday Sept. 24, 2019

8:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m.

International Marketing Staff Conference

Boardroom 311

8:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m.

USPLTA Annual Meeting Registration

Howard Rock Lobby

9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Set-Up 

Howard Rock Ballroom

9:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m.

USPLTA Board Meeting

Susitna Room

2:00 p.m.—2:30 p.m.

USPLTA General Session

Howard Rock Ballroom

2:30 p.m.—5:00 p.m.

International Market Outlook

  • Dirk Boettcher, Committee Chairman
  • Guest Speakers: Raul Caballero, Lucy Dai, Shakun Dalal, David McClellan, Johanna Stobbs and Dee Richmond

Howard Rock Ballroom

6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m.

USPLTA Welcome Reception

Summit (15th Floor, Panoramic View)

8:00 p.m.

Dinner on your own

Wednesday September 25, 2019

7:00 a.m.—8:00 a.m.

FAQ & Convention Committee Meetings

Yukon and Kuskokwim Rooms
 

10:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

USPLTA Annual Meeting Registration

Howard Rock Lobby

Thursday September 26, 2019

8:30 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

USPLTA Annual Meeting Registration

Howard Rock Lobby

9:00 a.m.—9:15 a.m.

USPLTA General Session

Howard Rock Ballroom

9:15 a.m.—10:30 a.m.

Research Nominations/Business

  • Kurt Braunwart, Committee Chairman
  • Michael Grusak, USDA ARS - PCHI 

Howard Rock Ballroom

10:30 a.m.—10:45 a.m.

10:45 a.m.—12:00 p.m.

Break

Info Gov

  • Greg Johnson, Committee Chairman

Howard Rock Ballroom

Howard Rock Ballroom

12:00 p.m.—1:00 p.m.

USPLTA Member Luncheon

Summit

1:00 p.m.—2:30 p.m.

Transportation

  • Brenda Barnes, Committee Chairman

Howard Rock Ballroom

2:30 p.m.—2:45 p.m.

Break

Howard Rock Ballroom

2:45 p.m.—3:45 p.m.

Domestic Marketing

  • Andrew Fontaine, Committee Chairman
  • Aidin Milani - Buhler Food Application Center Introduction

Howard Rock Ballroom

3:45 p.m.—4:30 p.m.

 

5:00 p.m.

 

Grades

  • Dan Bruce, Committee Chairman

Board Motor Coaches to Alaska Native Heritage Center

Howard Rock Ballroom

 

Depart Hotel Lobby

5:30 p.m.—7:00 p.m.

USPLTA Reception

Alaska Native Heritage Center

7:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m.

USPLTA Honorary Member Dinner

Alaska Native Heritage Center

9:00 p.m.

Board Motor Coaches back to Hotel 

Friday September 27, 2019

9:00 a.m.—9:15 a.m.

USPLTA General Session Remarks

Howard Rock Ballroom

9:15 a.m.—10:00 a.m.

General Session Voting

Howard Rock Ballroom

10:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m.

USPLTA Board Meeting

Howard Rock Ballroom

11:00 a.m.—11:30 a.m.

Board Motor Coaches for Glacier Cruise (Lunch Provided)

Depart Hotel Lobby

12:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.

Glacier Cruise with Reception & Dinner

Prince William Sound


Thank You to all our Diamond Sponsors!

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  • Buhler
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  • CGI Columbia Grains
  • Northern Bag and Box Company
  • Farmer2Farmer
  • Spokane Seed
  • Intertek
  • CFT Corporation
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