Schedule of Events - check back for updates

                                                           

                                          
                                              Saturday, July 21, 2018

  10:00 am -  6:30 pm              US Dry Bean Convention Registration
    3:00 pm -  5:00 pm              Sponsor Exhibit Set-Up                             
    5:30 pm -  7:30 pm              Convention Opening Reception

                                              Sunday, July 22, 2018
    8:00 am -   3:00 pm             Registration
    8:00 am -   8:30 am             Regional U.S. Associate Meetings


    9:00 am                              Business Session I
    9:00 am -   9:10 am             Convention Welcome
                                                Francis Giudici, 2018 USDBC Chair
    9:10 am - 12:00 pm             Keynote Speaker:  Steven Ford

                                                 From the White House to Hollywood, How to be the Director of

                                                        your life not just an Extra

                                              United States Dry Bean Council - Trends in Global Dry Bean Trade

                                                  Rebecca Bratter, Executive Director
  12:00 pm -   1:15 pm             Business Lunch
    1:15 pm -   3:00 pm             Topics and Speakers will be updated on website               
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm             Reception and Dinner                                              

                                             Monday, July 23, 2018
    8:00 am -   Shotgun            Golf Tournament, Raptor Bay Golf Club
    9:30 am -   1:00 pm             Shelling Eco Cruise
    8:00 am - 12:30 pm             Everglades Excursion                                               

                                             Tuesday, July 24, 2018
     9:00 am - 12:00 pm            Registration
     9:00 am - 12:00 pm            Business Session II
                                              USDA Dry Bean Statistics
                                              Pea and Lentil Report
                                              New Innovations
                                              Canadian Crop Report
                                              US Crop Report w/ Regional Statistics
  12:00 pm -   2:00 pm             Exhibit Teardown
    6:00 pm -                            Reception
    7:00 pm – 10:00 pm             Banquet & Show
                                                 Comedian – Dwayne Gill

Deadlines
Registration deadline for the convention and to ensure your name is listed in the final convention brochure is May 31, 2018. 


Hotel Room block cut-off date is June 25, 2018.

Advertisement copy must be delivered to us no later than April 30th, 2018.

Contact Gloria Smith for information on Sponsorship Opportunities at:

            USDBC  Toll free: 877-486-BEAN  Voice: 541-295-8499 Fax:  541-255-4019

                                                       Email:  info@usdbc.com