SAVE THE DATE!

JUNE 25-26, 2019, FOR THE OSA SUMMER CONVENTION AT THE BEAUTIFUL OREGON GARDEN RESORT IN SILVERTON

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN MAY 2019

Early check-in will start on Monday, June 24. Meetings begin early on Tuesday, and the day will conclude with our annual tribute to OSA’s past presidents at a casual, outdoor reception in one of the resort’s many beautiful gardens. Meetings will continue Wednesday morning. We will conclude the event with silent and live auctions, banquet dinner, and musical entertainment from a local, favorite band. Bring your dancing shoes!

SEE PRELIMINARY AGENDA

Lodging Rates: Start at $129
Block Expires: May 24, 2019

For lodging reservations:

Call: 503-874-2500, ext. 0
Online: www.oregongardenresort.com
–Enter dates of stay, click Book Now
–Click on the Add Code drop-box
–Click on the Discount Code drop-box
–Choose “Group Attendee”
–Enter OSA in the box below “Group Attendee”
–Click Add
–Follow the rest of the instructions until reservation has been placed

 

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

Monday, June 24

Pre-Convention Golf
11:00 am
Willamette Valley Country Club

Early Registration/Check-In
4:15-5:00 pm

Poker Fundraiser
6:00 pm
Oregon Garden Resort, Orchid Ballroom

Tuesday, June 25

Registration/Check-In/Breakfast
7:15-8:00 am

Welcome & Opening Comments
8:00-8:10 am

Vendor Presentations
8:10-8:20 am

General Session
8:20-9:55 am

Keynote Presentation on Ethics/Values/Integrity
10:10-11:25 am
Speaker: Bill Spreitzer, Senior Partner, Excellerate Solutions

Vendor Presentations
11:25-11:30 am

COMMITTEE MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO ALL ATTENDEES

Domestic Committee Meeting
11:30-11:40 am
Chair: Doug Pickles, Lewis Seed Co.

Traffic Update
11:40 am-12:00 pm

Lunch
12:00-1:00 pm

Scholarship Presentations
12:15-12:30 pm
Chair: Dustin Withee, Smith Seed Services

Associates Committee Meeting
1:20 pm-2:00 pm
Chair: Terri Burr, Pennington Seed

International Committee Meeting
1:15-2:15 pm
Chair: Paul Hedgpeth, Columbia River Seed

Legislative Committee Meeting
2:20-3:00 pm
Chair: James Schneider, Barenbrug USA

ODA Workshop on Soil Tolerances & Testing
3:00-4:15 pm
Speaker: Elizabeth Savory, ODA Plant Health Program Manager

Outdoor Reception & Dinner Honoring OSA Past Presidents
6:00-9:30 pm

Wednesday, June 26

Registration/Check-In/Breakfast
8:00-8:30 am

CLOSED SESSION MEETING FOR ACTIVE MEMBERS ONLY

Closed Session
8:30-10:30 am

OSA Golf Tournament
11:45 am
Santiam Golf Club

Oregon Garden Tram Tour
12:30 pm and 1:30 pm

Gordon House Tour
2:00 pm

Reception & Silent Auction
5:30-6:30 pm

Banquet Dinner, Closing Business & Awards
6:30-8:00 pm

Live Auction
7:30-8:00 pm

Entertainment
8:00-10:00 pm

Thursday, June 27

Board Breakfast & Meeting
8:30-11:00 am

Resort Check-out
11:00 am