Schedule of Events

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Saturday, July 20, 2019
  10:00 am -  7:00 pm              US Dry Bean Convention Registration

                                                     Conference Center Lobby
    3:00 pm -  5:00 pm              Sponsor Exhibit Set-Up      

                                                     Mt. Daly Ballroom
    5:30 pm -  7:30 pm              Convention Opening Reception

                                                     Mt. Daly Ballroom
 

Sunday, July 21, 2019
    8:00 am -   3:00 pm             Registration - Conference Center Lobby
    8:00 am -   8:30 am             Regional U.S. Associate Meeting

                                                    RMBDA - The Overlook

                                                    Business Session I

                                                     Mt. Daly Ballroom
    9:00 am - 9:15 am               Convention Welcome
                                                       Brad Witek, 2019 USDBC Chair

     9:15 am - 9:30 am               Buhler Inc., Aidin Milani

     9:30 am - 10:15 am             United States Dry Bean Council

                                                         Rebecca Bratter, Executive Director

     10:15 am - 10:30 am           Imeco, Mr. Matteo Agosti

     10:30 am - 10:45 am           Syngenta, Aaron Phillips

     10:45 am - 12:00 pm           "Beans Go Viral: Building Blocks for Making the Desire 

                                                                             for Beans Infectious!"

                                                          Henry J. Thompson, Ph.D.  

     12:00 pm - 1:30 pm             Business Lunch 

                                                     Garden Terrace

     1:30 pm - 2:00 pm                International Markets

                                                         Samuel Peck, Jack's Bean International

      2:00 pm - 2:15 pm               Hinrichs Trading Company, Phil Hinrichs

      2:15 pm - 3:00 pm               "Trade, Tariffs, and Crop Market Outlook"

                                                          Frayne Olson, Ph.D.

      3:00 pm - 3:15 pm                Announcements

      6:00 pm - 7:00 pm               Reception   

                                                      Alpine Springs and Deck

      7:15 pm - 10:00 pm             Dinner

                                                      Garden Terrace                                    
 

Monday, July 22, 2019

Buses/ Shuttles depart from Main Lobby
    7:00 am - Bus Departs         Double B Golf Tournament, Snowmass Club
    8:00 am -  Bus Departs         Whitewater Rafting                                                
 

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm            Registration - Conference Center Lobby
                                                  Business Session II

                                                   Mt. Daly Ballroom
     9:30 am - 10:10 am           USDA Dry Bean Statistics

                                                        Susan Proper
      10:10 am - 10:20 am        Nolin Steel, Clint Holley

       10:20 am - 10:30 am        Everbest Organics, Marcus Carlin

       10:30 am - 10:50 am        Pea and Lentil Report

                                                         Andrew Fountain, Spokane Seed
      10:50 am - 11:20 am         Canadian Crop Report

                                                         Keven Sawchuk, Viterra
       11:20 am - 12:00 pm         US Crop Report w/ Regional Statistics

        12:00 pm                             USDBC Announcements
       12:00 pm - 2:00 pm            Exhibit Teardown
        6:00 pm - 7:00 pm             Reception

                                                      Conference Center Lobby

                                                      Mt. Daly - Salon C, D, & E
        7:30 pm – 10:00 pm          Banquet & Show
                                                     Comedian – Milt Abel

                                                      Mt. Daly - Salon A