2019 USW/NAWG Joint Winter Meeting
The 2019 U.S. Wheat Associates and National Association of Wheat Growers Joint Winter Board Meeting will be Monday, February 11, 2019 to Saturday, February 16, 2019.Register Here
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*Meeting agenda is subject to change.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM USW Audit Committee Arlington Office 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM USW Board Orientation Arlington Office 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM USW Officers Meeting Chairman’s Suite 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM USW/NAWG Registration Grand Foyer East 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM USW Nominating Committee Chairman’s Suite
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM USW/NAWG Registration Independence Picture Wall 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Wheat Lounge Tiber Creek AB 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM USW Long Range Planning Committee Independence FGHI 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM USW Food Aid Working Group Penn Quarter AB 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Joint Wheat Breeding Innovation Committee Independence FGHI — LUNCH ON OWN — 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Joint International Trade Policy Committee Independence FGHI 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM USW Wheat Quality Committee Lafayette Park 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM USW SPS Committee Farragut Square 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM USW Welcome Reception TBD
Thursday, February 14, 2019
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration Independence Picture Wall 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Wheat Lounge Tiber Creek AB 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM USW Budget Committee Independence FGHI 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM USW Communications Working Group Independence FGHI — LUNCH ON OWN — 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM USW Hard White Wheat Committee Independence FGHI 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Wheat Transportation Framework Working Group TBD
Friday, February 15, 2019
8:00 AM – 10:00 PM USW/NAWG Joint Board Session Board of Directors Meeting Independence BCDE 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM USW Board of Director’s Meeting Independence BCDE
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
Hotel sleeping room rate: $285.00 + 14.5% tax, single/double, per night.
CUT OFF DATE: MONDAY, January 21, 2019 (After this date, this rate may not be available)
If you are a member of the media and would like to attend a USW meeting, please complete the registration above. Upon arrival, please check in at the registration desk.
Please note that some committee and board sessions will be closed to members of the media. USW Communications Staff can help answer any questions and arrange interviews. Please contact Steve Mercer or Amanda Spoo here.
- USW BOARD ORIENTATION
On Tuesday, Feb. 12, U.S. Wheat Associates holds a “Board Orientation” session offering in depth information about the USW organization, its history, mission and activities, as well as a review of what is expected of a USW Director. This session is ideal for first-time Directors, new state commission staff or anyone interested in learning more about wheat export market development.
Registration for the 2019 Board Orientation session is included in the meeting registration above.
For more information, contact Steve Mercer at firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 650-0251.