Date: Feb. 26 – March 2, 2019

Time: All day
Location: Orlando, Florida

Commodity Classic is the annual convention and trade show of the wheat, corn, soybeans and sorghum industries, and a place for much of the agriculture community to gather and discuss everything from the latest equipment and technology to pressing policy issues. The National Association of Wheat Growers has made Classic its annual meeting since 2007.

2019 Commodity Classic Agenda

Tentative Schedule as of 5-9-18

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26

Optional Tours

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27

Optional Tours

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.     |  NAWG Committee Meetings

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.     |  Registration Desk Open

12:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  |  NCGA Issues Briefing and Open Forum

12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  |  NSP Board of Directors Meeting

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.     |  ASA Resolutions Subcommittees Meetings

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.     |  NCGA State Caucuses

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.     |  Welcome Reception

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.     |  NCGA CornPAC Auction & Hors d’Oeuvres Reception

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28

6:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.     |  Registration Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.     |  Education: Early Riser Session

8:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.  |  ASA State Caucuses

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  NSP Board of Directors Meeting

8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  |  NCGA Corn Congress

8:00 a.m. – Noon  |  NAWG Board of Directors Meeting

8:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  |  Education: Learning Center Session

8:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.  |  Education: Mini What’s New Presentations

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.  |  Trade Show: Media-Only Preview

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  Education: Learning Center Session

10:15 a.m.  10:30 a.m.  |  Trade Show: Grand Opening Ceremony

10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  Trade Show: Open (with Lunch 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.  |  Education: Main Stage in Trade Show – Mini What’s New (Repeat)

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  |  ASA Open Policy Session

12:30 p.m. –  4:30 p.m.  |  Education: Main Stage in Trade Show

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  |  Trade Show: Exhibitor In-Booth Receptions (invitation only)

6:00 p.m.  7:30 p.m.  |  National Wheat Yield Contest Cocktail Reception

6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.  |  ASA Soy Social & Auction

7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  |  NAWG President’s Reception & WheatPAC Auction

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

6:45 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  |  Registration Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.  |  Education: Early Riser Session

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  |  National Corn Yield Contest State Award Winners Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  Trade Show: Optional Media-Only Access for Scheduled Appointments

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  |  General Session

11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  Trade Show: Open (with Lunch 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  Education: Main Stage in Trade Show

12:30 p.m.  4:10 p.m.  |  Education: What’s New Sessions

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |      Education: Learning Center Sessions

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  |  NCGA Awards Banquet

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  |  ASA Awards Banquet

8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.  |  NSP PAC Casino Night & Auction

SATURDAY, MARCH 2

Optional Tours

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.  |  Education: Early Riser Session

7:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  |  Registration Desk Open

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.  |  Education: Learning Center Sessions

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  |  Trade Show: Open (with Morning Snack 8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.)

8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  |  Education: Main Stage in Trade Show

9:30 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.  |  Education: What’s New Sessions

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  |  Education: Closing Learning Center Session

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  NCGA Corn Congress

1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  |  ASA Voting Delegates Session

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  |  Worship Service

8:30 p.m. – 9:45 p.m.  |  Evening of Entertainment