Monday, June 18

4:00–7:00 p.m. Registration/Check-in Open
7:00–9:00 p.m. Opening Welcome Reception Sponsored by PepsiCo

Tuesday, June 19

7:30–8:30 a.m. Breakfast and late Check-in
8:30–9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks—Rick Jellen and Kathy Esvelt Klos
9:00–10:20 a.m.
International Collaborations: Chair—Nick Tinker
Bruce Roskens
Tyler Tiede
Steve Harrison
Jeff Maughan
Nick Sirijovski
Nick Tinker


10:20 a.m. Health Break and Poster Session
Noon Lunch
1:00–1:20 p.m. Meeting: Coordinated Development of Crown Rust Resistance Genes—Kevin Smith
1:20–3:00 p.m.
Quality, Nutrition and Processing: Chair—Paul Richter
Xinzhong Hu
Keshun Liu
Padmanaban Krishan
3:00-3:20 p.m. Health Break
3:20–5:00 p.m.
Agronomy and Physiology: Chair—Melanie Caffe-Treml
Arthur McElroy
David Livingston
Catherine Howarth
William May
5:00 p.m. Metting: Development of new illumina Assay Kit - Jason Cruz

Wednesday, June 20

7:30–8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:20–10:00 a.m.
Organic Oat Production: Challenges and Opportunites: Chair—Rada Dogandjieva
Eric DeBlieck
Darren Fehr
Jeremy Bunch
Jennifer Mitchell-Fetch
10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Health Break
10:20 a.m.–noon
Breeding/Molecular Tools: Chair—Wubishet Bekele
Jaswinder Singh
Alf Ceplitis
Ian McNish
Nick Tinker/Wubishet Bekele
Weikai Yan
Noon Lunch sponsored by ClifBar
1:00–2:20 p.m.
Breeding/Germplasm: Chair—Lucia Gutierrez
D.Jo Heuschele
Bo (Katherine) Gui
Lucia Gutierrez
2:20 - 2:40 p.m. Health Break
2:40–4:00 p.m.
Pathology: Chair—Mike Bonman
Shahryar Kianian
Aida Kebede
Belayneh Yimer
4:00 p.m. The International Oat Conference 2020 in Perth, Australia - Ash Wiese
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Mingling with The Hammon Quartet
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. AOW Conference Banquet Sponsored by Grain Millers

Thursday, June 21

7:30–8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:30–9:30 a.m. AOW Business Meeting (all welcome): Chair—Nick Tinker
10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Buses to Mount Vernon and Field Tour
1:30–3:00 p.m. Box lunch  and buses back to Seattle
3:00 p.m. Back at hotel