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2017 Annual Conference Recap

The 2017 TWGGA Annual Conference and Trade Show was a tremendous success with 805 attendees, speakers and vendors enjoying three full days of educational sessions, wine tastings, trade show networking and a load of fun.

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Check out all the photos on the Texas Wine and Grape Growers Facebook page

2017 Presentations and Handouts

Amanda Sims, Silicon Valley Bank Top 10 Financial Planning Mistakes
Maureen Qualia, Texas Tech University Faults and Flaws
Paul Wagner, Balzac Communications A Marketing Plan for Small Wineries
Mike Walsh, Strasburger & Price LLP FDA & TTB Related Businesses:  Compliance, Labeling, Enforcement & Penalties
Larry Meyers, Meyers & Associates Inside Washington DC  –  Link to WineAmerica Membership
Rebecca Ritz, Bauerhaus Design Content Marketing for Wineries:  Create, Share & Engage With Your Customers Handout
Rebecca Ritz, Bauerhaus Design Content Marketing for Wineries:  Create, Share & Engage With Your Customers
Presentation
Paul Wagner, Balzac Communications Making It Work:  Advanced Marketing for Small Wineries
April Sunshine Hawkins, Digital Brand Makeover Top 10 Social Media Tips for 2017
John Rivenburgh, Rivenburgh Wine Starting a Winery in Texas
Natalia Velikova and Nick Johnston Millennials’ Preferences for Alternative Wine Packaging
Dr. Ed Hellman, Texas Tech University Emerging Issues:  Escalation of Herbicide Drift Problems
David Sandri, College of Marin/Sonoma State Expanding the Horizons:  Licensing and Compliance for Selling Outside Texas
Dr. Rebekka Dudensing, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension AgriTourism/Ecotourism Presentation
Dr. Rebekka Dudensing, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension AgriTourism/Ecotourism Handout
Jim Kamas, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension The Ten Most Common Mistakes Made in Grape Growing
Cristin Hosmer, VESTA White Wine Sensory Analysis
Cristin Hosmer, VESTA Red Wine Sensory Analysis
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Texas Water Law:  Basic Concepts and Current Issues

 

 

Future Dates

2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 22-24, 2018
Omni Hotels and Resorts Mandalay Dallas and the Irving Convention Center

2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 21-23, 2019
Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Conference Center & Spa

2020 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 20-22, 2020
Omni Hotels and Resorts Mandalay Dallas and the Irving Convention Center

2021 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 18-20, 2021
Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Conference Center and Spa

2022 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 17-19, 2022
Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Hotel and Conference Center

2023 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 23-25, 2023
Announcement coming soon

2024 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
February 22-24, 2024
Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Hotel and Conference Center