Conference 2012

Join Us For the 2012 Annual Conference
March 29, 30, and 31.
Holiday Inn Northwest – Des Moines, Iowa

Here is what you need to know:

I – Sign up Today
SPACE IS LIMITED – we expect to turn people away this year after being at capacity last year. The phone rings daily as many people are interested in all aspects of this plant.  Don’t be left out!  **Pre Registration Ends March 12.  After March 12, the meals noted below are not included. Unlike last year, meals will require a ticket this year.

2 – We offer a Full registration (per person) or a Single Day registration.
NOTE: Single Day registrations $75 per day are available.  –NOW OPEN–.

We also have 20 free full-time University Student registrations available. University ID will be required at check-in. Students requiring meals (snacks, lunch, annual banquet) may select the free registration with meals option for $65.

Vendors contact Nancy Larson at

3 – This year our format covers three days and the price is $125.00 per person
Price includes lunch all three days, morning and afternoon snacks, and our Annual Meeting Banquet DInner.
Price excludes hotel costs, gratuities, bar drinks, transportation, and other items not listed in the sentence above.

4 – REGISTRATION CLOSED for Chef’s Dinner
Decide if you would like to attend Chef Mark Murphy’s Aronia Gourmet Dinner: $35 per person on
Thursday night at 5:30 p.m. (Those not attending this dinner are free to go elsewhere on their own.)
This dinner is limited to 100 people – Full Registrations Only. **Registration will end for this event on March 12.

5 – Complete the online registration. All registration is online and payable by most credit cards through Paypal

Registration happens in 2 parts:

1 – Select which registration you would like to purchase.
2 – Upon Click, you will be taken through registration and onto Paypal for payment of your reservations.
Sorry, each person must register separately! 

Full Registration

Registration – 1 Person For Full Registration – Closed

Single Day Registration

Registration 1 Person – Single Day Click Here

Student Registration

Student – 1 Person for Free Full registration (without meals) Click Here
Student – 1 Person for Free Full Registration (with meals) Click Here

6 – Smile and relax! You are in for an incredible 3 days of aronia information.

Now call and book your hotel room.

Holiday Inn Northwest Des Moines
4800 Merle Hay Road
Urbandale, IA 50322
(515) 278-4755