2013 AOSCA ANNUAL
JUNE 23 - 26, 2013
Hosted by the
Michigan Crop Improvement Association
"From Seeds to
Model Ts" is the theme of the 95th Annual
Meeting of the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies
(AOSCA) in Dearborn, Michigan. Mark your calendar for the dates
June 23-26, 2013.
When making airline
reservations, fly into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW),
approximately 13 miles to the hotel. Driving directions are
offered to the right.
The meeting will be held
at the Adoba - Dearborn (formerly the Hyatt Regency - Dearborn).
The nightly guaranteed
room rate is $124-174 + tax/fees. Reservations may be made
by accessing the hotel web site via the enclosed link ~ The Adoba
- Dearborn ~. Booking information is offered near the top of
the home page. To obtain the guaranteed rate, enter the group
code, AOSC in the IATA Code field. You may also phone The Adoba directly at (313)
592-3622. Ask for reservations - the group name is the
Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies. The
reservation cutoff date is Friday, May 31, 2013.
Annual Meeting Registration
above to obtain form)
Meeting registration is
$325 - Meeting Delegate; $125 - Spouse/ Guest; Children - 18
& under, Free. Please click on the enclosed link directly above.
Click "SAVE" and save to desired location on computer.
Complete and return form as instructed on or before Friday, June 7,
Most of the committee meetings
will conclude by noon on Tuesday, the 25th. We would like to encourage
you to take a walk back through history and spend Tuesday afternoon at
Henry Ford. Comprised of several different entities, The Henry
Ford is a "must-see" attraction in Dearborn. Learn about
Henry Ford's research with soybeans resulting in what was described as
the "plastic car made from soybeans". This brochure
provides additional information and a $2.00 discount admission coupon.
Meeting events include
~ Sunday morning -
optional golf outing at the Rouge
Park Golf Course, Detroit
~ Sunday evening - Welcome Reception at the Adoba Hotel
Rooftop Rotunda Ballroom
Tuesday - Vested Member and Council opening sessions, and committee
~ Tuesday evening, dinner at Greenfield
~ Wednesday morning, closing sessions, and Advisory
look forward to
everyone in Dearborn!!
Please contact the AOSCA
office if you have questions or need assistance with arrangements.