International Sprout Growers Association
ISGA, 685 Bald Hill Rd., Box #8, Warwick, RI 02886 USA
Tel: 508-657-ISGA (4742)   http://www.isga-sprouts.org
 
ISGA 2017 Convention Logo
April 24 - April 28, 2017, in Victoria, British Columbia Canada

For the convenience of those who wish to sponsor an event at the same time as they register, we have added sponsorship opportunities after the registration portion of this page. Those who register are not required to sponsor an event.

PAYMENT METHODS: Convention fees are payable in US Dollars. ISGA accepts payment via PayPal where you may pay for your registration by credit card, PayPal account or e-check. You do not have to be or become a PayPal member to make payment by credit card. If you do not want to make payment online, click here for a printable registration form which must be mailed with your check to the ISGA Office. If you want to wire funds or make payment in some other way contact the ISGA Office.

HOTEL RESERVATIONS: Attendees must make their own hotel reservations. ISGA’s block of rooms is reserved from Thursday, April 20 through Monday, May 1. Extra days are included in the block in case you want to come early and/or stay late to enjoy the attractions of Victoria or to take the 2 1/2 day Sprouter Training Class on Thursday Afternoon, April 27 through Saturday, April 29. You may book your room by telephone (1-800-663-7667) or locally (250-386-8721), by email (reservations@laurelpoint.com) or using the following link: https://reservations.travelclick.com/12209?groupID=1751215#/guestsandrooms. If you are booking via telephone or email be sure to indicate the group ID, 1681738, and hotel ID, 12209, to get the discounted rate for ISGA Convention attendees. This discounted rate is as follows: $149 (Canadian) per night in the Laurel Wing or $189 (Canadian) per night for the Ericsson Wing Studios.

Select the appropriate fee(s) by clicking the button next to the fee. Then visit the optional activities section and select those events which those accompanying you want to attend. To check out, select the "View Cart" Button.

Grower Member Convention Fees
("Early Bird" through Feb. 15, 2017)
(Affiliate Members should register as Growers)

ISGA Grower Member / Affiliate Convention Fee - $1,075.00
Additional Attendee from same company (with member) - $975.00
Second Additional Attendee from the same company (with member) - $875.00
Attendees from the same company beyond the second additional attendee (with member) - $775.00 each
Number of additional attendees can be adjusted upward after pressing "View Cart Button".

Grower Non-Member Convention Fees

Grower Non-Members who wish to attend the meeting should take a look at the ISGA annual membership fees--$400 for businesses with annual revenue less than $500,000 (USD); $550 with revenue between $500,000 (USD) and $1,000,000 (USD); $725 for revenue of $1,000,000 and $3,000,000 (USD); $900 for revenue greater than $3,000,000-- and then note the difference between member and non-member registration fees to see if it is cost effective to become a member. Becoming an ISGA member will enable you to take advantage of the discounted convention registration fee and "early bird" discount. If you decide to become a member, register for this convention above, as a member. Then scroll down to "Grower Membership Enrollment or Renewal" and select the appropriate membership. If you register for this convention as a member you must be or become a member now. If you do not want to become a member, register here as a non-member.

Grower non-member Convention Fee - $1,235.00
Additional Attendee from the same company - $1,135.00
Second Additional Attendee from the same company - $1,035.00
Attendees from the same company beyond the second additional attendee - $935.00 each
Number of additional attendees can be adjusted upward after pressing "View Cart Button".

Supplier Member Convention Fees
("Early Bird" through Feb. 15, 2017)

ISGA Supplier Member Convention Fee - $1,285.00
Additional Attendee (with member) - $1,185.00
Second Additional Attendee from the same company (with member) - $1,085.00
Attendees from the same company beyond the second additional attendee (with member) - $985.00 each
Number of additional attendees can be adjusted upward after pressing "View Cart Button".

Supplier Non-Member Convention Fees

Supplier non-member Convention Fee - $1,535.00
Additional Attendee from the same company - $1,435.00
Second Additional Attendee from the same company - $1,335
Attendees from the same company beyond the second additional attendee - $1,235 each
Number of additional attendees can be adjusted upward after pressing "View Cart Button".
Special Events and Meal Plan
The President's Dinner - $100 each
Optional Friday Night Dinner - $75 each
Meals for your spouse or companion* - $100
* Meals, included in the cost of registration for those attending presentations and workshops, are extra for those who did not register. Excludes President's Dinner.

Sprouter Training Course
Sprouter Training Course* - $550
* This 2 1/2 day course meets requirements for training under the Produce Safety Rule, part of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). It is given on Thursday afternoon, April 27, Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29

Supplier, Grower & Affiliate Membership Enrollment or Renewal


Supplier Membership:
Includes any individual or company that supplies products or services to the sprout industry (including seeds, equipment, packaging and food safety services or supplies). Receives full benefits.
$900.00 for one year

Business Products or Services


Grower Memberships:

Annual Revenue less than $500K (USD) -
$400.00 for one year.
Business Products or Services
Annual Revenue $500K to $1,000,000 (USD) -
$550.00 for one year.
Business Products or Services
Annual Revenue $1,000,000 to $3,000,000 (USD) -
$725.00 for one year
Business Products or Services
Annual Revenue $3,000,000 (USD) or greater -
$900.00 for one year
Business Products or Services

Affiliate Membership:
$50.00 for one year.
Business Products or Services

Single and Two Day Admissions
Single Day Admission including Lunch - $500
1-Day Admission for 1 group member including breakfast & lunch - $130
2-Day Admission for 1 group member including breakfast & lunch - $210
STUDENT Single Day Admission including Lunch - $250


2017 ISGA Convention Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorships are a cost-effective way to gain positive recognition for your company and to show your support for the association.

Ads, logos and company profiles must be submitted by March 13, 2017. Company profiles should be two paragraphs long. You may submit your own preprinted ads in color or black and white, one sided or two sided, on 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper. Ads will be bound into the convention program. Please send 120 copies.

Ads that you want ISGA to copy must be camera-ready, in black and white, 8 1/2 x 11 inch paper (portrait layout) with at least 1/2 inch margin, so maximum ad size is approximately 7 1/2 x 10 inches. These ads will be one sided only.

Please send company profiles and ad copy by March 13, 2017 to: Rich Wolfe, ISGA, 685 Bald Hill Rd., Box #8, Warwick, RI 02886 USA, email: office@isga-sprouts.org, phone: 508-657-ISGA (4742)

Sponsorship fees are payable in US Dollars. ISGA accepts payment via PayPal where you may pay for your sponsorship by credit card, PayPal account or e-check. You do not have to be or become a PayPal member to pay by credit card or e-check. If you wish to wire funds or make payment in some other way contact the ISGA Office.

To select a sponsorship opportunity, click its "Add to Cart" button. A shopping cart will appear with your selection. You may select "Continue Shopping" or you may check out from within the shopping cart. You may also select the "View Cart" Button on this page to check out if you opted to continue shopping but decided not to purchase another sponsorship.

Sponsorship Opportunities


Platinum $1,500
Full page ad in the Convention Program
Half page description of your company in the Convention Program
Your Company's Logo on the ISGA Convention Webpage
Two tickets to a gourmet dinner
Gold - $1,000
Half page ad in the Convention program
Quarter page description of your company in the Convention Program
Your Company's Logo on the ISGA Convention Webpage
Silver - $500
Your Company's Logo in the Convention Program
Your Company's Logo on the ISGA Convention Webpage
Friend - $250
Your Company's Logo in the Convention Program
Speaker Supporter
Amount is open. Benefits are commensurate to sponsorship level and/or degree of support for speakers.
Please contact the ISGA Office for more information.








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