2020 WASHINGTON POTATO & ONION ASSOCIATION'S SUMMER CONVENTION AT NORTHERN QUEST RESORT AND CASINO IN AIRWAY HEIGHTS, WA
GENERAL SESSION SPEAKERS:

Jim Jesernig

WA State Legislative Update Related to Ag

Coyne, Jesernig, LLC

André-Denis Girard Wright

“WSU & Ag Research”

WSU Dean of Agriculture, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

Kayla Dome

“Trends in the World of Retail”

Retail Manager, Potatoes USA

Matt Harris

Trade Update

Director of Government Affairs Committee, WA State Potato Commission

SEMINAR SESSION:
To Be Announced
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Early Registration/Welcome Reception
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm     Potato PAC Meeting
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm     WPOA BOD Meeting
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm     WPOA & WSPC Reception & Dinner
7:30 am – 8:30 am       Buffet Breakfast
7:30 am – 9:30 am       Registration
8:00 am – 10:00 am    WPOA General Session
11:00 am – 5:00 pm    WPOA Golf Tournament
11:00 am – 3:00 pm     Non Golfers/Spouses Activity
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm     WPOA Reception
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm   WPOA Dinner, PAC Auction & Entertainment
7:15 am – 8:15 am     Buffet Breakfast
7:30 am – 8:30 am    WPOA Onion Committee Meeting
7:30 am – 11:30 am   WSPC Quarterly Meeting
11:30 am – 12:30 pm  Buffet Lunch

NORTHERN QUEST RESORT INFORMATION:

The room block is titled Washington Potato and Onion Association. The phone number is (877) 871-6772. We currently have Classic ($129/night) Rooms blocked.  Remember rooms are subject to availability. Please make reservations no later than May 10th.  The room block is ONLY for registered Convention Attendees.  Check out this trendy resort at www.northernquest.com.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

WPOA Members:  Pre-registration fee is $325.00 per couple, $195 per individual prior to May 15, 2020. Registration after May 15, 2020 is $375.00 per couple, $220.00 per individual. This includes the annual WPOA Dinners, Receptions, Entertainment, and the Potato PAC Auction. If paying via credit card, a 3% fee will be added.
Non-WPOA Members:  Pre-Registration fee is $375.00 per couple, $220 per individual prior to May 15, 2020.  Registration after May 15, 2020 is $425.00 per couple, $245.00 per individual. This includes the annual WPOA Dinners, Receptions, Entertainment & Potato PAC Auction. If paying via credit card, a 3% fee will be added.

CONVENTION SPONSORSHIP

Your company or organization name will be prominently displayed (relative to your contribution level) at each of the following locations at the meeting: Registration Table, WPOA Business Meeting, WPOA Banquet, Golf Tournaments and Supplier’s Party. Levels of sponsorship include: Platinum ($2,000), Gold ($1,000), Silver ($500), Bronze ($250) and Associate ($125). If you’d like to sponsor this event please fill out our WPOA Convention Sponsorship form and mail a check to us.

GOLF

WPOA Golf Tournament: Monday, June 8th, at the Hangman Valley Golf Course, WA for $200 per person (includes round of golf, cart, range balls, lunch and shirt), sign up and pay through registration for the convention.  The address is:  2210 S Hangman Valley Rd, Spokane, WA 99223.  Check it out HERE.

NON GOLFERS/SPOUSES ACTIVITY

$50.00 per adult. Details to be announced soon… Always a good time!

PAC AUCTION

Monday, June 8th, after dinner we will have the annual Washington Potato PAC auction. The Washington Potato PAC is a non-partisan political action committee dedicated to helping agriculture friendly candidates get elected to state office. Please come and join in on a little friendly bidding against friends and associates. If you would be willing to donate an item, please contact Randi Hammer at wa.potato.onion@gmail.com. Donations are greatly appreciated!

 

Cancellations received in writing before May 15, 2020 entitles the registrant to a refund, less a 15% cancellation fee. NO REFUNDS AFTER MAY 15, 2020.

You can register online with a credit card, or if you would like to pay using a check, then print off and mail the following form:  Convention Registration Form.

Washington Potato & Onion Association Summer Meeting Registration Form June 7-9, 2020