Jacksonville, Florida
Feb 1 - 7, 2018


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Next Convention

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

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2019 Birmingham, AL
 (Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 2019)


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
 2017 Mobile, AL 

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Mr. Mark Legendre
SAAS Secretary/ Treasurer

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Saturday, January 20, 2018.
Overflow Hotel: Omni Hotel Jacksonville, 245 Water St. (about 3/4 mile from Hyatt). Reservations can be made by calling hotel direct at 904.355.6664 before Friday, January 19. Rates are $139 single/double and $149 triple/quad. Free Wi-Fi in guest room and discounted parking of $15/night.

NOTE: The Hyatt is completely sold out Monday and Tuesday (Feb. 5 & 6) nights. See overflow hotel information above.

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville-Riverfront
225 E Coastline Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904.588.1234    Fax: 904.633.9988  
Group Rates:
Single/Double/Triple/Quad: $139/night
   Riverview Room: +$20/night
   Premier Room:  +40/night
   Junior Suite: +100/night
NOTE:  Due to room inventory, SAAS only contracted for Queen/Queen rooms at the conference rate.

SAAS rate includes: No resort fee, no fee for Health Club or pool usage, and 50% discount on self-parking fees.
The Hyatt Regency Jacksonville-Riverfront has provided us with a dedicated website for online hotel booking.
Booking Website:

(If you need additional assistance, call the reservations phone number listed below.)

Or, reservations can be made online or by calling
and refer to the Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists (SAAS) group block. Reservations can include 3 days ahead and 3 days after the meeting dates at the discounted group rate, if rooms are available.

Check in:  3:00 pm          Check out:  Noon


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