Mobile, AL
Feb 3-7, 2017

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Next Convention

 2017 Mobile, AL 
 (Feb 3-7, 2017)


Future Conventions
   2018 Jacksonville, FL
  (Feb 2-6, 2018)

Past
Conventions

2005 Little Rock, AR

2006 Orlando, FL

2007 Mobile, AL

2008 Dallas, TX

2009 Atlanta, GA

 2010 Orlando, FL
 2011 Corpus Christi, TX 
 2012 Birmingham, AL 
 2013 Orlando, FL
 2014 Dallas, TX
 2015 Atlanta, GA
 2016 San Antonio, TX

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Academic Dept. Heads

Ag Communications

Ag Economics

Ag Education

Agronomy

Animal Science

Biochemistry

Horticulture-So. Region

Plant Pathology

Res. Ctr-Administrators

Rural Sociology

 
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Mr. Mark Legendre
SAAS Secretary/ Treasurer

Ms. Gayle Gautreau
Assistant to Mr. Legendre


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Welcome to SAAS 2017 - Mobile, AL

The 2017 SAAS Convention will be held in Mobile, Alabama, February 3-7. The Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, the Renaissance Battle House Hotel & Spa, and Mobile Convention Center will be the sites for lodging and meetings.
Deadline to make lodging reservations at the
SAAS Group Rate is Friday, January 20, 2017.
   

HOTEL INFORMATION

  NOTE: Both original hotels have certain nights sold out. 

Overflow hotel:
Quality Inn Downtown Historic District
255 Church Street
Mobile, AL 36602
Call directly 251-433-6923 and ask for Southern Association of Ag Scientists group rate.
Rate $79 includes complimentary breakfast and shuttle service to/from Mobile Convention Center (4 blocks away).


Click here for original hotels.

Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
64 South Water Street, Mobile, AL 36602
and
Renaissance The Battle House Hotel & Spa
26 North Royal Street, Mobile, AL  36602

NOTE:
The Mobile's Convention Visitor's Bureau (CVB) has arranged for a continuous running trolley for Monday evening, Feb. 6, from 6 - 10 pm, picking up at the Riverview Plaza and making the rounds by downtown restaurants and attractions.

ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATION:
Academic Department Heads, Administrative Heads of Agriculture, and Biochemistry participants can go online at:
https://store.lsuagcenter.com/p-188-2017-saas-conference.aspx
to register for SAAS in advance. (NOTE: This is to register for program and does not include lodging.)
All other associations should check with their association for pre-registration information.

MEETING ROOM SCHEDULE

Revised:   11-30-2016 (also added new contacts)

ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCEMENTS
9-27-2016 - Horticulture Newsletter 
     (The newsletter is also available at: srashs.org)
12-7-2016 - Horticulture Pre-Conference Newsletter
     (The newsletter is also available at: srashs.org - contains
     information on registration and hotel reservations. All sessions are
     in Riverview Plaza Hotel, so you should book your room there.)
12-11-2016 - Ag Communications: Visit the Ag Communications
    
Section Website for registration information, calls for
     papers/posters/presentations, current program agenda, and
     past conferences' proceedings.
SAAS ANNOUNCEMENTS AND LETTERS
No announcements yet. Please check back later.
SAAS PROGRAMS
Click here for SAAS and Association Programs

AIRPORT INFORMATION
The Mobile Regional Airport (MOB), located at 8400 Airport Blvd., Mobile, is approximately 18 miles (28 minutes) from the conference hotel.

Hotels do not provide shuttle service.

Alternate transportation:
Mobile Bay Transportation: fee approx. $25-40 (one way) reservation required
Taxi: Estimated fare $46 (one way)

 
 
 
 
 

 

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