The NPSA Mid-Winter Meeting program is currently being developed. More info will be posted very soon about the schedule of events, speakers, etc. 


March 13-14, 2019
Atlanta, Georgia
Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel

Click Here: Online Registration is Now Open!   Be sure to register before February 8 to get early bird rates.

More information, including the Schedule of Events will be coming soon!

Click here for a list of recommended restaurants.

Scheduling of Non-NPSA Functions

Please remember that no events are to be scheduled to conflict with official NPSA events. This includes hospitality suites, special breakfasts or dinners, recreational activities, including transportation and similar events.


Hotel

Located in the heart of the re-energized Atlanta Midtown neighborhood, Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel parallels the excitement this vibrant community offers. Feel the energy from the moment you arrive in the newly re-imagined lobby. Discover local restaurants within walking distance of the hotel in addition to a wealth of nearby attractions, including the Georgia Aquarium, the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Piedmont Park and the Fox Theatre.

Single or Double Occupancy: $229

Attendees are encouraged to make their room reservations as early as possible. These rates are available until the NPSA block is sold out, or the cut-off date – February 18, 2019, whichever comes first.

For reservations click here: NPSA 2019 Mid-Winter Meeting, and choose “Attendee” in the drop-down menu.

Or, call the reservations line (888.236.2427) and ask for the NPSA 2019 Mid-Winter Meeting.

To guarantee your reservation, you must provide a credit card number. If using a credit card to secure the reservation, your card will not be charged until you depart the hotel.  You may cancel your reservation without penalty if you notify the hotel 72 hours prior to your scheduled arrival.  Cancellations received by the hotel after that time will be subject to a cancellation fee of one night’s room plus tax.

  • NPSA rates are available for three days pre-and post-event dates.
  • Check-in at the hotel is after 4:00 p.m., and check-out is prior to 12 noon. Luggage storage arrangements for early arrivals, or late departures, can be made with the bell captain.
  • Valet parking has been discounted for NPSA guests and is $24 per day with in/out privileges. On-property self-parking is not available.
  • Fitness center is complimentary to in-house guests.
  • Wireless high-speed internet access (both rooms and meeting space) is complimentary.

Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel   |   866 West Peachtree Street, NW   |   Atlanta, GA 30308

Phone: 678.412.2400    |   Website: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/atlbd-renaissance-atlanta-midtown-hotel/

Travel Discounts

2019 Delta Air Lines Discount: travel discount of up to 10% off of domestic fares. Reservations and ticketing are available via www.delta.com. When booking online select Book, click on Advanced Search and enter the meeting code NMSE9 in the “Meeting Code” box provided on the page. If the flight is eligible for the discount, “Event Code Applied” will be displayed with the fare on the search results page.

 

United Airlines:

Discounted fares when you fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).  
Book online at www.united.com/meetingtravel and enter your Offer Code ZG69786587 in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights.

If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122, please give them the following information:

  • Agreement Code:786587
  • Z Code: ZG69
  • Outside of the United States, please call your local United Airlines Reservation Office or email groupmeetings@united.com with your preferred itinerary, agreement code 786587 and Z code ZG69.

 

NPSA Members can get a discounted rate on car rentals through Avis or Budget.  Just go online to https://www.avis.com/en/reservation/make-reservation; and enter our AWD #D619101 under “discount codes”. Or, for Budget, click here: http://www.budget.com/, and enter Budget Fastbreak #D958401.

Weather and Dress

In early March, daytime temperatures are typically in the low to mid-60’s, with evening temperatures in the 40’s-50’s. Average precipitation in the month of March is 4”.  Business casual attire is appropriate for all business sessions and social activities during the Mid-Winter Meeting.

Future Meeting Dates and Locations

Pecan Industry Meetings – pdf of upcoming industry meetings.

Contact

National Pecan Shellers Association

3200 Windy Hill Road, SE; Suite 600 West; Atlanta, GA  30339

Phone:  (678) 298-1189
Fax:  (404) 591-6811
E-mail:  npsa@kellencompany.com