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54th APRES Annual Meeting
July 12-14, 2022
Omni Las Colinas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Deadlines:
May 31: Abstract revisions Due
June 15: Fun Run Registration Deadline
June 20: Group Hotel Reservation Rate Expires
June 30: Poster PDF and recordings Due
June 30: APRES “Early Bird Registration Ends
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Mark your calendar and join us for the 54th Annual Meeting. The APRES Annual Meeting shares original research, extension, and industry peanut project results in a 3-day meeting via business and social settings. World and industry leaders speak on the most pressing issues of our time. Committees, workshops, training sessions and shared down time provide opportunities for attendees to brainstorm, strategize, educate, learn and build relationships.

This year APRES’ Annual Meeting will be focusing on “Managing Risk and Promoting Sustainability in the Complex World of Peanuts”. The last two years has provided plenty of information on risk to ourselves. APRES 54 will examine risk factors facing the peanut industry and explore sustainable solutions. The Program Committee has lined up a fantastic group of speakers! (See below)
 
General Session:
Welcome to Texas! We Finally Got Here!
Gary Schwarzlose, Bayer CropScience
 
A Fresh Look at Enhancing Sustainability of the Peanut Industry in the US
Eric Coronel, American Peanut Council
 
Twenty-Five Years Later: How Risk to Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus was Addressed in the Southeastern United States
Steve Brown, National Peanut Foundation
Albert Culbreath, University of Georgia
Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia
 
Beyond the Peanut Genome
David Bertioli, University of Georgia
 
Symposium:
Maintaining Consumer Demand for Peanut Products
Victor Nwosu, Mars Chocolate
 
Maintaining Peanut Quality – Contributions from a Third Party
Foy Mills, JLA Global
 
Limitations of Variety Resistance Due to Narrow Genetic Diversity
Soraya Bertioli, University of Georgia
 
Risks to Availability and Efficacy of Pesticides
Scott Monfort, University of Georgia
 
Challenges with Establishing and Maintaining Effective Seed Systems: A Global Perspective
Jamie Rhoads, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanuts
 
In addition to this fabulous lineup of speakers/topics, you will hear results from 150+ original research, extension, and industry peanut projects in a series of breakout sessions over the 3-day meeting. Add Committee meetings, workshops, training sessions and shared down time to appreciate why APRES’ Annual Meeting is considered the best training ground for the peanut industry.
 
See you in Dallas in July!
David Jordan and Mark Burow
APRES President   2022 Annual Meeting Program Chair
 
 
54th ANNUAL MEETING SCHEDULE

Schedule at a Glance
Meeting Room Map

List of Presentations
Author Presentation Style Info Sheet

 

Program Committee

 

Chair Mark Burow
Technical Program Chair Rebecca Bennett
Local Arrangements Chair Johnny Cason
Spouse Program Chair Julie Marshall
Fun Run Chair Naveen Puppala
Registration: Open

Register Today! Members can register on-line for the discounted “Early Bird” rate of $250 until June 30, 2021. Your registration includes access to all general sessions, technical sessions, committee meetings, and planned social activities (ice cream social, receptions, meals, fun run). The registration also includes passes for your family to these functions at no charge.
*See Sponsorship Flyer for Full Benefits of Supporting the 54th APRES Annual Meeting.

Download Paper Registration Form
2022 Annual Meeting Attendees

Thank you Loureine Muller of TrioTrade for being the first to register for the 2022 APRES Annual Meeting!


Hotel Information

Omni Las Colinas Hotel
221 Las Colinas Blvd E, Dallas (Irving), TX 75039 (972) 556-0800

We are looking forward to meeting live and in person at the Omni Las Colinas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. (Third time’s the charm….) The lakefront property is the perfect location for APRES–spacious meeting rooms; outdoor spaces for socials; a lakeside running path for the Fun Run; nearby restaurants; super convenient to both DFW and Love Field (DAL) airport; and convenient to DART transportation to explore the city of Dallas. Reserve your room now at the special APRES rate of $145/night.

Social Activities

ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Tuesday, July 12, 2022
6:00-8:00PM
Pool/Lakeside Lawn

Sponsored by APRES Sustaining Members

APRES FAMILY DINNER

Wednesday, July 13, 2022
6:30 – 9:00 PM
Ballroom

Sponsored by Bayer and BASF

 

AWARDS RECEPTION

Thursday, July 14, 2022
6:00 – 7:30PM
Pool/Lakeside Lawn

Sponsored by Corteva™ Agriscience

FUN RUN

Thursday, July 14, 2022
6:15 AM
Meet in Hotel Lobby

RSVP

Sponsored by JLA

SPOUSES TOUR

Dallas Aquarium
Thursday, July 14, 2022
9:00AM – 2:00PM
$20/Person

RSVP

 

GRADUATE STUDENT ORGANIZATION LUNCH

Thursday, July 14, 2022
12Noon – 1:00 PM

RSVP

Sponsored by Syngenta

 

Meeting Dress Code

Attendee – Business casual
Presenter Options – Jacket, Dress Shirt, Dress Slacks/Dress/Skirt & Blouse. (Ties are optional)

 

TRANSPORTATION Getting to Dallas & the Omni Las Colinas Hotel

 

Airports
Dallas-Fort Worth International (DFW)
Dallas Love Field (DAL)
 
Getting to the Omni Las Colinas Hotel
Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) airport is 9 miles from the hotel (Map Link)
Love Field (DAL) is 10 miles from the hotel (Map Link)
Uber
Taxi
DART Train (Map) Orange Line
Rental Car
 
Omni Las Colinas Hotel Address:
221 Las Colinas Blvd E
Irving, TX 75039
(972) 556-0800

Thank you to the Sponsors who have already made the choice to support the 54th APRES Annual Meeting.
Click Here to download the 2022 APRES Sponsorship Opportunities flyer for an overview of the benefits of being a Sponsor.
Photographic Images & Recordings Consent

Sessions of the 54th APRES Annual Meeting will be recorded and/or live-streamed using Facebok and/or Zoom technology. Zoom recordings also include video screen shots, audio, chat sessions, and poll data. Recording begins 30 minutes prior to the beginning of each meeting and stops recording at the conclusion of the meeting. We are advising you of our protocols to ensure that you understand when you register to attend or make a presentation at the 54th APRES Annual Meeting you are agreeing to be recorded. All 2022 APRES Annual Meeting recordings (Facebook, Zoom & Narrated PowerPoint Posters) will be posted to the APRES YouTube channel, immediately following the meeting and will be available to APRES members only until January 1st. After January 1st, all sessions will be made public (unless the speaker or author) requests their presentation to be withdrawn due to privacy or publication restrictions. As always, APRES strives to protect the privacy of all and will work to find a solution for those who may have concerns. The legal language for the above information follows: APRES meetings and events constitutes an agreement by the registrant for APRES to use and distribute the registrant’s or attendee’s image, likeness, public text comments, and voice recorded in any format at the event without payment or any other consideration to APRES. Photographic, audio or video recordings may be used by APRES for educational/informational presentations and promotional materials for APRES in any format. This includes screen captures, session recordings, and public text comments. APRES agrees not to sell, transfer, or otherwise authorize, the rights of the registrant’s image or likeness to any other entity.