2020 IGGVA Conference – February 23-25

Walkers Bluff Winery • 326 Vermont Rd. Carterville, IL • (618) 956-9900

Our annual conference is open to grape growers and winemakers and presents educational sessions on a broad range of enology, viticulture and business topics. In addition, the conference is a wonderful forum to meet with fellow winemakers and grape growers and share ideas to improve our business practices and industry.

Tentative Conference Schedule

Sunday, February 23, 2020
10:00 am – 7:30 pm pre-conference options

Signature Series Rosé Evaluations
Winery Tours
Social Gathering

Monday, February 24, 2020
7:30 am – 9:00 pm
Trade Show
Educational Sessions
Annual Awards Banquet

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
8:00 am – 1:45 pm
Trade Show
Educational Sessions

Vineyard and Winery registration link

 

Host Hotels

Hampton Inn Carbondale 

175 Reed Station Parkway, Carbondale, 62901
(618-) 549-6900

Special rates available through 1/31/2020

 

Holiday Inn Carbondale Conference Center  

300 Reed Station Parkway, Carbondale, 62901
(618) 549-2600

Special rates available through 2/13/2020

 

Home2Suites by Hilton  

200 West Elm Street, Carbondale, 62901
(618) 713-6717

 

There are also many bed and breakfasts in the area. Check out the Shawnee Wine Trail Lodging Association if this is more your speed.


THANK YOU to our 2019 Sponsors!

Gold Sponsors

   

 

Silver Sponsors

   

 

Bronze Sponsors

Kevin R. Meyer

   
   
   

 

Break Sponsors

 

 

Conference Supporter

 
Susanne BullockIGGVA Conference