Important Dates
Jan 8-10
  • 2019 Beltwide Conferences, New Orleans Marriott, New Orleans, LA


Jan 8
  • First day to bring presentations (or changes to uploaded presentations) to the Confex Presentation Uploading Room for Speakers (Studio 10-Level 2) of the New Orleans Marriott Hotel.


Feb 24
  • Deadline for presenters to submit manuscripts


Apr 1
  • Last day for technical conference chairpersons to edit manuscripts


June 6
  • Tentative date for online publication and distribution of 2019 Beltwide Cotton Conferences Proceedings.


2020 Beltwide Program Overview (Tentative)
The final program, including a listing of all papers and presentation times, will be available on the Beltwide web site beginning December 2.

Conference Descriptions provides greater detail for the Technical Conferences.

Wednesday, January 8

9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Onsite Registration, Badge Printing and Cashier Stations Open

11:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Cotton Consultants Conference
(Open to all registered attendees)

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception (Open to all registered attendees with name tags)

Thursday, January 9

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Onsite Registration, Badge Printing and Cashier Stations Open

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Joint Poster Session

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Technical Conferences
(Hours posted in final schedule)
  • Cotton Agronomy, Physiology & Soil Conference
  • Cotton Disease Council
  • Cotton Economics and Marketing Conference
  • Cotton Engineering-Systems Conference
  • Cotton Ginning Conference
  • Cotton Improvement Conference
  • Cotton Insect Research and Control Conference
  • Cotton Quality Measurement Conference
  • Cotton Utilization Conference
  • Cotton Weed Science Research Conference

Friday, January 10

7:30 a.m. - Noon
Onsite Registration, Badge Printing and Cashier Stations Open

8:00 a.m. – Noon
Technical Conferences
(Hours posted in final schedule)
  • Cotton Agronomy, Physiology & Soil Conference
  • Cotton Disease Council
  • Cotton Economics and Marketing Conference
  • Joint Session: Cotton Engineering-Systems Conference and Ginning
  • Cotton Improvement Conference
  • Cotton Insect Research and Control Conference
  • Cotton Utilization Conference
  • Cotton Weed Science Research Conference

8:00 a.m. – Noon
Joint Poster Session


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