.54th APRES Annual Meeting.
July 12-14, 2022
Omni Las Colinas Hotel
Managing Risk and Promoting Sustainability in the Complex World of Peanuts

Mark your calendar and join us for the 54th Annual Meeting of the American Peanut Research and Education Society (APRES). This year APRES' Annual Meeting will be focusing on Managing Risk and Promoting Sustainability in the Complex World of Peanuts. The Program Committee has lined up a fantastic group of speakers! (See below)

General Session:
  • Welcome to Texas! We Finally Got Here!
....................Gary Schwarzlose, Bayer CropScience
  • A Fresh Look at Enhancing Sustainability of the Peanut Industry in the US
.....................Eric Coronel, American Peanut Council
  • Twenty-Five Years Later: How Risk to Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus was Addressed in the Southeastern United States
....................Steve Brown, National Peanut Foundation
....................Albert Culbreath, University of Georgia
....................Bob Kemerait, University of Georgia
  • Beyond the Peanut Genome
....................David Bertioli, University of Georgia
 
Sustainability Symposium
  • Maintaining Consumer Demand for Peanut Products
..................Victor Nwosu, Mars Chocolate
  • Maintaining Peanut Quality – Contributions from a Third Party
..................Foy Mills, JLA Global
  • Limitations of Variety Resistance Due to Narrow Genetic Diversity
..................Soraya Bertioli, University of Georgia
  • Risks to Availability and Efficacy of Pesticides
..................Scott Monfort, University of Georgia
  • Challenges with Establishing and Maintaining Effective Seed Systems: A Global Perspective
..................Jamie Rhoads, Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanuts

In addition to this fabulous lineup of speakers/topics, you will hear results from 150+ original research, extension, and industry peanut projects in a series of breakout sessions over the 3-day meeting. Add Committee meetings, workshops, training sessions and shared down time to appreciate why APRES' Annual Meeting is considered the best training ground for the peanut industry.

We are still finalizing all the details--Schedule at a Glance--so keep checking apresinc.com for updates.

See you in Dallas in July!

.............David Jordan............and........Mark Burow
.............APRES President..................2022 Annual Meeting Program Chair
Program Details
The 2022 APRES Annual Meeting returns to its traditional live and in-person format, with added features learned from two years of virtual meetings. APRES will livestream via Zoom the following sessions (registration required):

  • General Session
  • Sustainability Symposium
  • Marker Symposium
  • Joe Sugg Graduate Student Competitions

Links to livestream events will be sent to all registered attendees prior to the event.
REGISTRATION: OPEN
Registration Fees:
Your registration fee includes access to all meeting sessions and social functions. Additionally, your spouse and children are invited to attend the social functions free of charge. APRES' commitment to growing our industry extends to the graduate student community thru reduced fee registration and specialized activities.

Early Bird Registration Ends June 30th

Presentation Info & Author Instructions
All APRES presentations, oral and poster, will be presented live and in person in Dallas. International students have the option to present in person or via Zoom due to continued COVID travel restrictions. Check your presentation date/time/session in our searchable List of Presentations.

Presentation Instructions:

Joe Sugg Graduate Student Competitions
All presentations will be live-streamed and recorded for posting to the APRES YouTube channel. International students may present in Dallas or via Zoom.

2022 Proceedings and Online Content
The 2022 Proceedings will be prepared as customary, with the added feature that all recorded posters and livestreamed presentations will be loaded onto the APRES YouTube Channel and link added to the Proceedings abstract.
Hotel Information
Omni Las Colinas Hotel
We are looking forward to meeting live and in person at the Omni Las Colinas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. (Third time’s the charm….)

The lakefront property is the perfect location for APRES–spacious meeting rooms; outdoor spaces for socials; a lakeside running path for the Fun Run; nearby restaurants; super convenient to both DFW and Love Field (DAL) airport; and convenient to DART transportation to explore the city of Dallas.

Transportation
Fun Run
Join us for this year's Fun Run around the Lake!
Sponsored by JLA

Thursday, July 14, 2022
Meeting in the Lobby

T-shirts to all who RSVP by June 15th

Questions: Naveen Puppala, Fun Run Committee Chair
Spouse Program
Hospitality Suite
Open each day during APRES meeting hours spouses and children
Continental breakfast, peanut snacks, soft drinks & water, afternoon pick-me-ups
Spouses Tour

Thursday, July 14, 2022
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
$20/person
Entry Fee & Transportation Included; Pay Onsite

Reserve Your Seat & Ticket
56 seats Available
Enjoy the Omni Las Colinas Hotel Pool, Lawn Games, Bar & Grill--and the Lake
Things To Do In Dallas
Things to Do in Dallas

Use your downtime to explore the city of Dallas.


You might consider arriving early or staying an extra day to fit in all Dallas has to offer!
Extend Your Stay Activities

TX Rangers vs. MN Twins
Globe Life Field
Sunday, July 10, 2022

Jon Pardi Concert
Toyota Music Factory
(2 Blocks from Hotel)
Thursday, July 14, 2022

Santana Concert
Dos Equis Pavilion
Friday, July 15, 2022

Waco, Texas
Visit HGTVs Joanna Gaines
hometown & Magnolia shops
(1.5 hours from Dallas)

The Masked Singer
See it Live!
Texas Trust CU Theatre
Friday, July 15, 202022
2022 Sponsors
Thank you to the Sponsors who have already made the choice to support the 2022 APRES Annual Meeting. Click Here to download the 2022 APRES Sponsorship Opportunities flyer for an overview of the benefits of being a Sponsor.