2016 Annual Conference
San Antonio, Texas
The 2016 North American Agricultural Marketing Officials (NAAMO) Annual Conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas July 24th through July 27th. The conference will kick off on Sunday, July 24h at 4:00 pm. and will end on Wednesday, July 27th at approximately 5:00 pm.
Hotel reservations can be made online here: http://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/san-antonio-la-mansion-del-rio/meetings/north-american-agricultural-marketing-officials. Reservations under NAAMO can be made up to July 1, 2016 at which unreserved rooms will go back to general inventory. Standard room rates will be $120 each night for July 22-27. You are strongly encouraged to book early if you are arriving before July 24th to ensure a room at the discounted rate due to high weekend demand.
Omni La Mansion Del Rio
112 College Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205
Hotel has valet parking only - $35 per night (oversized vehicle not permitted). There is also a parking garage located across the street available for $XX per day (no in and out).
The deadline for registering for the NAAMO Conference is Friday, June 24th. Registration is completed exclusively through this link: http://form.jotform.com/53335125957156. You have the option to pay at the time of registration by credit card or by registering and receiving an invoice for payment by check made out to NAAMO.
Transportation from Airport:
Shuttle Service: approximately $20.25 per person one way ($36.50 roundtrip)
- Located inside terminals across from Baggage Claim
- Departing every 15-20 minutes
- Operates 24 hours
- Airport Express telephone number is (210) 281-9900
- Approximately 30 minutes
Uber Car Service:
- uberX - $12-$17
- uberXL - $23-$30
- uberSELECT - $28-$36
Taxi Service: approximately $23 one way (up to four passengers)
Conference Attire & Weather:
Business casual will be the dress code for the conference. The dress code for the banquet on Tuesday evening will be a bit dressier. The average temperature in July is a high of 95 degrees with a low of 74 degrees. Remember to pack sunscreen and light, breathable clothing. We plan to take the daily tours in the morning so we are not outside during the heat of the day. Comfortable closed toe walking shoes are encouraged.
Pre-Conference Activities (Optional):
Please contact Meghann Howard at 512-463-7469/email: firstname.lastname@example.org by May 13th if you are interested in one or all of the following optional opportunities on Saturday, July 23rd. At that time, more information can be provided and finalized based on the number of attendees.
- Dive-In Movie at the Omni La Mansion del Rio Pool. Enjoy complimentary popcorn and a family movie at the pool starting at dusk.
- Float the Guadalupe River in New Braunfels! This family-friendly activity allows you to sit back, relax and float down the Guadalupe River and enjoy the beautiful Hill Country scenery. Pack a cooler of snacks and bring your favorite beverage for a 4-hour float and a memorable tubing experience.
2015 Conference Presentations
A Massachusetts Approach Commonwealth Quality Program.pptx
A Snapshot of Massachusetts Agriculture.pptx
Alaska Farm-to-School Challenge.ppt
Cape Cod Cranberries.pptx
Export Market Development for MA.pptx
Food Safety Modernization Act Update.pptx
FSMA Implementation-The NASDA Perspective.pptx
Lesser Known New England Seafood.pdf
MA Seafood Export Program.pptx
Manitoba Trade and Investment.pptx
Market Development-A Collaborative Approach.ppt
MDAR Public-Private Collaborations.ppt
NAAMO 2015 Presentation.pptx
NAAMO 2016 San Antonio.pptx
NAAMO Childrens Program.pptx
NASDA Policy Update.pptx
National Association of Farmers Market Nutrition Programs.pptx
Oklahoma Wine Trail 2015.pptx
Ontario Export Market Approach.pptx
Successful State and Regional Collaborations.pptx
The Farm-to-Institution New England.pdf
UMass Food Science Extension Research.pptx
Photos from our 2015 Conference...