Schedule at a Glance

© Sarah Anne Risk

Thursday, November 14, 2019
Napa Valley Expo


8:45am
REGISTRATION OPENS

9am - 3:30pm
VITICULTURE & ENOLOGY SYMPOSIUM



Event Partner Exhibits
Chardonnay Hall

Continuing Education Seminars CE Corner (inside Chardonnay Hall)

Vineyard & Wine Trial and Symposium Seminars Riesling Hall

Equipment Partners
Outdoor Pavilion
9am - 10:30am
CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINAR
CE Corner (inside Chardonnay Hall)

Recent Advances in Grapevine Virus Testing during the 2018-2019 Season
Dr. Alan Wei, Agri-Analysis
How to Secure Clean High-Quality Grapevine Nursery Planting Stock
Dr. James Stamp, Stamp Associates Viticulture, Inc.
Clean Nursery Stock Production
Tia Russell, Northern California Field Representative, Duarte Nursery
*1.5 hours of continuing education credits (Other)

10:30am - 11:30am
VINEYARD & WINE TRIAL
Riesling Hall

Machine Leafing Compared with Hand Lateral Removal on Wine Quality - with Comparative Wine Tasting 
Sarah Ferguson, Research Viticulturist & Enologist, Silverado Farming Company

11am - 2:30pm
LUNCH
Outdoor Pavilion
12pm - 1pm
SYMPOSIUM SEMINAR
Riesling  Hall

Why Conservation Ecology is So Important for Wine Production and Climate Change Adaptation
Moderator - Julien Gervreau, Jackson Family Wines
Dr. Olga Barbosa, Sustainability and Global Change Laboratory, Institute of Environmental and Evolutionary Sciences, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia

1:15pm - 2:15pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINAR
CE Corner (inside Chardonnay Hall)

Integrating Bioprotection (Biological) Products in Viticulture
Jenna Combs, Marrone Bio Innovations
Dr. Melissa O'Neal, Marrone Bio Innovations
Steve Matthiasson, Partner & Owner, Premiere Viticultural Services & Matthiasson Wines
*1 hour of continuing education credit offered (Other)

2:30pm - 3:30pm
SYMPOSIUM SEMINAR
Riesling Hall

Tannins in the Vineyard & Early Trends in Juice Chemistry for the 2019 Vintage: A First Look at the Vintage Portal
Moderator - Maayan Koschitzky, Director of Winemaking, Atelier Melka
Dr. Rich DeScenzo, Research Scientist, ETS Laboratories
Dr. Steve Price, Phenolic Consultant, ETS Laboratories

3:30pm
SYMPOSIUM CONCLUDES

3:30pm - 5:30pm
ROOTSTOCK HAPPY HOUR
Happy Hour Lounge


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