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2019 Schedule at a Glance

 

JANUARY 17-19, 2019, COLLEGE PARK MARRIOTT, MD

The region's premier farm and food gathering is celebrating 20 years! Join us for an extra special three days of deep-dive workshops, farm fresh meals, inspiring speakers, and farmer and foodpreneur learning and networking!

 

Check out the Schedule at a Glance: 

Schedule at a Glance
Thursday, January 17th
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration Open & Exhibitor Set-up
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Free SNAP Training Room 2108
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Pre-conference Sessions with One-Hour Lunch on Your Own
Friday, January 18th
7:30 am - 6:30 pm Registration Open & Exhibits
7:30 - 9:00 am Coffee & Tea Second Floor Landing
7:45 - 8:45 am Chesapeake Farm-to-Institution Work Group Meeting Room 1101
8:30 am - 3:30 pm Free One-on-One Business Coaching Sign up at Registration
9:00 - 10:00 am Session I
10:15 - 11:15 am Opening Keynote Chesapeake Ballroom
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Session II
12:45 - 1:45 pm Lunch & Tribute to Chip Planck Chesapeake Ballroom
2:00 - 3:30 pm Session III
3:30 - 5:00 pm Coffee & Tea Second Floor Landing
3:45 - 5:00 pm Farmer-to-Farmer Chats and Special Sessions
5:15 - 6:15 pm Happy Hour Within the Tradeshow
6:30 - 8:30 pm Dinner, Awards, & Keynote Chesapeake Ballroom
Saturday, January 19th
7:30 am - 4:00 pm Registration Open & Exhibits
7:30 - 9:30 am Coffee, Tea, and Light Breakfast: Hall of Distinction Atrium
7:45 - 8:45 am Roundtable Discussion: Supporting Profitable CSAs in Metro DC Room 2104
8:00 - 9:00 am 2019 Beginner Farmer Training Program Gathering Chesapeake Ballroom
9:00 - 10:00 am 20th Annual Membership Meeting Chesapeake Ballroom
10:00 am - 3:30 pm Free One-on-One Marketing Consultations Sign up at Registration
10:15 - 11:45 am Session IV
12:00 - 1:15 pm Lunch & Keynote Chesapeake Ballroom
1:30 - 3:00 pm Session V
3:15 - 4:45 pm Session VI