International Wine Experts Address OGGWMA In January

OGGWMA Annual Meeting January 20 - 22 In Oklahoma City!

OGGWMA invites you to get to know our members and state industry at our annual meeting, January 20-22, 2006 and we invite you to join us as a Friend of our association. The meeting is easily accessible to the Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City. The airport has direct connections through major airlines. You can book your hotel room at the OGGWMA room rate by calling 405-685-4000. - Click Here to Read More - OGGWMA

Dr. Yair Margalit, scientist and author of several textbooks in winemaking technology and wine chemistry will be a featured keynote speaker. He will address the Sunday luncheon on growing premium wine grapes in hot climates, and small winery operations. Some of his most well known works include: Concepts in Wine Chemistry, The Winery Technology and Operations Handbook and Concepts in Wine Technology.

Also, two concurrent sessions for New Growers and Experienced Growers and Winery Owners will cover the specific needs for all levels of vineyard and winery operators. Dr. Eric Stafne, OSU will present a 'Grape Growers Primer' for those thinking about establishing vineyards. The Experienced Growers will hear from Dr. Phil Mulder, OSU entomology, and others on the Challenges of the 2005 Harvest.

The cost of registration is $150 per person which includes Friday evening art/light refreshments networking and silent auction, lunches on Saturday and Sunday, and the Saturday evening annual Oklahoma wine showcase buffet dinner.

Paid pre-registration before January 15 is $125 per person.For more information contact Rinda Skaggs at (405)307-9968 or the OGGWMA website: http://www.oklahomawines.org/Vendor booth rentals are still available. Membership forms and registration forms are available at the website. A special OGGWMA room rate for registered attendees is available at the hotel.

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