On Wednesday, the popular State of the
Industry general session provides a comprehensive look
at every aspect of the wine industry, from what’s being planted
to what’s selling. Mike Veseth of The Wine Economist will
moderate the session and will feature speakers Nat DiBuduo,
Allied Grape Growers; Danny Brager, The Nielsen Company; and
Glenn Proctor, Ciatti Company. This is the most highly attended
session of the Unified, so you’ll want to get there early to get
The Unified Symposium is happy to announce that event parking at
Raley Field in West Sacramento will once again be
available with shuttle service to and from the Sacramento
Convention Center. The shuttles will run from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
both days of the trade show with only a small $5 charge for
However, there is something new for 2017 that will make parking
even better. The City of Sacramento is now offering online
parking reservations at select parking garages. Three of the
downtown parking garages have a limited number of parking spaces
for Unified Symposium attendees. Go to Reserve.Sacpark.org and select
“Browse All Event Parking” to reserve your parking space. Reserve
your spot soon as parking spaces are limited.
A number of sessions at the Unified Symposium will once again be
offered in Spanish, including a general session.
The general session in Spanish, Leading-Edge
Technology in Grapegrowing and Winemaking, will look at how
the grape and wine industry has adopted many leading-edge
solutions to address such issues as labor scarcity, filtration,
drought and a host of other issues facing the industry.
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exercise caution for any solicitations for discounted hotel rates
or directory listings which often include advertising
solicitations. There are many show directories that target
attendees, sponsors and exhibitors from other shows including
ours. These solicitations are often mailed and appear to be from
the Unified Symposium, CAWG or ASEV and they are not.
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