Schedule of events

Monday, November 14
11 AM – 1 PM

CSBA Board of Directors Meeting

2 – 4 PM

Brewery Tour – The Depot | TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED
Transportation is provided.

5 – 6 PM

President’s Opening Reception | Light Hors d’oeuvres & No Host Bar

Tuesday, November 15
8 AM

Registration and Exhibits Open

9 – 9:40 AM

Opening Ceremonies and Committee Reports

9:40 – 10:40 AM

Legislative Report – Jackie Park-Burris, Legislative Committee Chair and Holly Fraumeni, Lighthouse Public Affairs

10:40 – 11 AM

Refreshment Break

11 AM – 12:00 PM

CA Farm Bureau Update – Jamie Johansson, President, CA Farm Bureau

Platinum Sponsor Presentation

 

12 – 1:25 PM

Lunch on Your Own

1:25 - 2 PM

Project Apis m. Update – Danielle Downey, Executive Director, Project Apis m.

2 – 2:30 PM

American Honey Producers Anit-Dumping Update – Chris Hiatt, AHPA President

American Beekeeping Federation Update – Jay Miller, ABF Vice President

2:30 - 3:15 PM

Factors Influencing Queen & Drone Rearing – Susan Cobey, Washington State University & Honey Bee Insemination Service

3:15 – 3:30 PM

Refreshment Break  

3:30 - 4: 30 PM

Panel Discussion – Topic To Be Announced

5 – 6 PM

Welcome Reception – Get to Know Your Exhibitors | Light Hors d’oeuvres & No Host Bar

Wednesday, November 16
7 - 9 AM

American Sioux Honey Association Members Breakfast

8 AM

Registration Continues & Exhibits Open

8 – 11 AM

Silent Auction

9 – 10 AM

Panel Discussion – Topic To Be Announced

10 AM - 4 PM

A Day at The Master Beekeeper Program

10 – 10:45 AM

Honeybee Vaccines – Dalial Freitak, Chief Scientific Officer, Dalan Animal Health

10:45 – 11 AM

Refreshment Break

11 AM – 12 PM

BIP Bites; 2022 BIP Project Updates – Anne Marie Fauvel, Bee Informed Partnership

Platinum Sponsor Presentation

12 PM

Research Luncheon & Keynote Speaker – Current Status and Future Perspectives on Honey Bee Nutrition – Vincent Ricigliano, USDA-ARS  TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED

Research Auction – Immediately Following Research Luncheon

4 PM

Resolutions Committee Meeting

4:30 PM

Research Committee Meeting

Thursday, November 17
8 AM

Registration Continues & Exhibits Open

8 – 9:15 AM

Member Breakfast & Keynote Speaker – When Disaster Strikes: Preparation and Livestock Access Pass Success – Tracy Schohr, Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, Livestock and Natural Resources | Complimentary for Voting Members | TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED FOR NON-VOTING MEMBERS

9:15 – 10:15 AM

CSBA Annual Business Meeting

10:15 – 10:35 AM

Refreshment Break

10:35 – 11:15 AM

Update From the Bee Research World – Elina Nino, Ph.D., Apiculture Extension and Research, UC Davis

Platinum Sponsor

11:15 AM – 12 PM

Bee Nutrition: The Roll of Fats in Diet – Prof. Geraldine Wright, University of Oxford, Dept of Biology

12 – 1:15 PM

Memorial Lunch – Dedicated to Eric Mussen | TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED

1:15 - 2 PM

Speaker To Be Announced

2 – 3 PM

California Almond Update – Mel Mechado, VP Member Relations, Blue Diamond Growers
Josette Lewis, Almond Board of California, Chief Scientific Officer

 

3 – 3:20 PM

Refreshment Break

3:20 - 4:30 PM

Panel Discussion – Almond Contracts, Pricing, Placement

5:30 PM

Annual Banquet Dinner & Award Presentations | TICKET PURCHASE REQUIRED

Entertainment provided by Decades

Friday, November 18
8 AM

CSBA Board of Directors Meeting