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Organic at Expo East

Visit OTA & The Organic Center
Booth #1211
Schedule Meetings at OTA's
Member Lounge
Attend The
All Things Organic
Conference Sessions
Kick off Expo East at
OTA's Annual Leadership Awards Celebration
Meet the OTA Board at the
Annual Membership Meeting
 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

September 13-16, 2017 

Baltimore Convention Center

Baltimore, MD

OTA hosted a full schedule of membership activities and events in conjunction with Natural Products Expo East from Wednesday, September 21 through Saturday, September 24  2016. This exciting week in Baltimore serves as one of the primary, annual gathering places for the OTA membership. 

We look forward to connecting OTA members, Board and staff for association business, member meetings, and social and networking events again during next year's Expo East. 
 

BOARD MEETING

Wednesday, September 13, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.  |  Location TBA

OTA welcomes members to attend and observe its Board meetings with the exception of any Executive Session. If you wish to attend the Baltimore meeting or formally address the Board regarding a specific topic or issue, please contact OTA.

ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Wednesday, September 13, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.  |  Visionary Arts Museum, Baltimore MD

OTA will host its Annual Meeting for members immediately preceding the Annual Awards Celebration. Plan to join us for discussions about Association business, hear directly from OTA’s Board of Directors, and meet OTA’s “Member of the Year.” Then stay and network with organic cocktails before the Leadership Awards Celebration kicks off. Learn more.


ANNUAL LEADERSHIP AWARDS CELEBRATION

Wednesday, September 13, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.  |  Visionary Arts Museum, Baltimore MD

 

OTA's Annual Leadership Awards Celebration is THE kick -off event to Expo East. If you’re serious about having fun, then get ready for an epic celebration! We’ll host OTA’s annual membership meeting and toast three inspirational leaders in celebration of organic. If you are looking for a fun and memorable way to kick off Natural Products Expo East, then you won’t want to miss this incredible night.
 
Tickets will go on sale soon. Check back!

 

 

ALL THINGS ORGANIC CONFERENCE

Thursday, September 14 - Friday, September 15  |  Baltimore Convention Center

As the leading authority on the North American organic market, OTA will deliver a one-of-a-kind conference program with critical information on the issues that impact your organic business. From the state of the organic industry to implications for organic in the upcoming Farm Bill, the conference line-up will hit all the hot topics of the day and is sure to spark conversation.  
 
Learn more            

VISIT THE OTA BOOTH & MEMBER HOSPITALITY SUITE

Thursday, September 14 - Saturday, September 16   |  Booth #TBA  |  Baltimore Convention Center 

Be sure to visit the OTA and Organic Center booth on the trade show floor. Members can stop by OTA’s lounge anytime during show floor hours to grab a cup of organic coffee, check email, and chat with the OTA staff. Meeting space will also be available on a first come first served basis.


MEDIA BREAKFAST BRIEFING

Details TBA

OTA will brief invited media on the state of the organic industry during a breakfast briefing at Expo East. Discussions will focus on the latest trends and challenges facing the sector as well as an opportunity to connect with OTA's CEO/Executive Director Laura Batcha and other organic industry leaders. Invitation only; contact Maggie McNeil to learn more.


ORGANIC PAC FUNDRAISER: BATTER UP!

Details TBA

Organic PAC is the single most important way individuals can strengthen the voice of Organic in Washington, D.C. PAC enables individuals to give back to the industry that supports them. Learn how to get involved in Organic PAC. If you have already provided prior-approval or do not need to do so, reserve your place by contacting Tracy Campany.

ORGANIC STAKEHOLDER MEETINGS

OTA will hold a series of organic industry meetings during Expo East. Full schedule will be made available in the coming weeks. Please contact Angela Jagiello with questions. 

Contact

Tracy Campany
Events Manager
(202) 403-8632

 
 
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