Special Events

Welcome To Memphis Reception

Friday, February 6, 6:30 p.m – 7:30 p.m.

Don’t miss this special corporate-sponsored event where you can greet old friends and make new ones. There will be an open bar and light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Sponsored by
AMVAC; Cherokee Fabrication Co.; Dow AgroSciences; DuPont Crop Protection; Farm Press Publications;
ICE Futures US; Lummus Corporation; MonsantoNetafim USA; Samuel Strapping Systems; Signode Industrial Group; Syngenta Crop Protection; Valent USA Corporation


Saturday Luncheon with Ron Brownstein

Saturday, February 7, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

“American Politics, Today and Tomorrow”

ron brownsteinAs the political director of Atlantic Media Company, the editorial director of National Journal, and a senior political and election analyst for CNN, Ron Brownstein explains the complexities of American politics with lucid precision. Twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, he was cited for "the clarity, consistency, and quality of his political reporting." He appears regularly in the Atlantic and pens a bi-weekly column in National Journal and the Los Angeles Times where he previously served as the national political correspondent and as a columnist. Brownstein also has appeared frequently on Meet the Press, This Week with George Stephanopolous, Face the Nation, the Newshour with Jim Lehrer, Washington Week in Review, Charlie Rose, and Nightline, as well as on network morning programs, MSNBC, CNBC, and C-Span. He has also served as an election analyst for ABC. The author or editor of six books, Brownstein's articles on politics, public policy, books and culture also have appeared in a number of national newspapers and magazines.

Tickets are $60.00 per person.

Sponsored by

Bayer CropScience

Prayer Breakfast

Sunday, February 8, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

david comperryA traditional event for Sunday morning, please join us for a memorable and rewarding program. Dr. David Comperry, Senior Pastor of Emmanuel United Methodist Church in Memphis, TN, will be providing an inspirational message.

Tickets are $36.00 per person.