Networking

Make the most of your time in Tucson! Join ASTA networking events to mingle with industry colleagues and grow connections across the spice trade. You don’t want to miss these exciting social activities! 

Global Networking Lawn Game Tournament

Tuesday, April 16 | 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm (Sign-up Required; Limited Availability)
Join your international colleagues for this outdoor icebreaking lawn game tournament. Try your hand at corn hole and giant Jenga while making new connections and enjoying a beverage from the bar. There is no cost for participation, but advanced sign-up is required due to limited availability.

This event is sponsored by Accurate Ingredients.

Welcome Reception & Speed Networking

Tuesday, April 16 | 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Reconnect with colleagues, chat with new friends, and meet the 2024 exhibitors as you enjoy an evening of mingling, drinks, and light fare in the Exhibit Hall! 

This event is sponsored exclusively by Paprimur, S.L.

Happy Hour with Tequila Tasting

Wednesday, April 17 | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join colleagues in the Exhibit Hall and connect with industry colleagues, friends, and exhibitors, and collect tasting notes while sampling a collection of Tequila.

This event is sponsored exclusively by Eurofins.

Savor the Southwest

Thursday, April 18 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join the premier social event of the week, marking the close of the industry’s experience together at the event in Tucson. Explore this unique outdoor setting, enjoy live music, strike your best poses at the “must-do” photo booth, and ride a mechanical bull! Savor the flavors of the Southwest at the buffet and enjoy a full open bar while socializing with colleagues and new friends. Proudly wear your Western-inspired attire.

This event is sponsored exclusively by Kalustyan.

Scenic Hike

Friday, April 19 | 7:45 am – 8:45 am (Sign-up Required; Limited Availability)
Get some fresh air and enjoy the natural beauty of Tucson on this gorgeous guided hike. The hike will depart from and return to the resort. There is no cost for participation, but advanced sign-up is required due to limited availability.

This event is sponsored by Glendale Warehouse Corporation.

Golf Tournament

Friday, April 19 | 11:00 am – 5:00 pm (Separate Registration Required) 
Join ASTA friends for a round of golf on a Tom Fazio-designed championship 18-hole golf course. The fee of $325 includes green costs, carts, and use of the practice facility. Register by March 19.

This event is sponsored by Accurate Ingredients.


Thank You, ASTA 2024 Annual Meeting & Exhibits Sponsors!

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