2021 Summer Meeting

  • 20 Jul 2021
  • 10:30 AM
  • 21 Jul 2021
  • 12:00 PM
  • Country Heritage Winery, 185 Co Rd 68, Laotto, IN 46763



Join us for the 2021 statewide Farm Winery and Vineyard Conference - the IWVA Summer Meeting! The event is open to anyone in Indiana who is making wine or growing grapes and will be hosted by Country Heritage Winery north of Fort Wayne. Session highlights include:

  • ATC Roundtable with the newly appointed Chair, Jessica Allen* 
  • Purdue strategy session to help shape the partnership between the industry and the Purdue Wine Grape Team going forward
  • IWVA Business Meeting and Legislative Update
  • Tourism panel featuring local tourism experts from around the state
  • Workforce and Economic Development expert to talk about Employment Trends and how to hire and keep great employees
  • Vineyard tour and Growing Good Neighbors roundtable with FieldWatch, Purdue Extension and neighboring farmers to talk about stewardship and crop protection 


  • Full Conference (Member Rate): $150
  • Full Conference (Non-Member Rate): $200
  • Wednesday Only Member Rate: Free
  • Wednesday Only (Non-Member Rate): $50


  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 5702 Challenger Pkwy, Fort Wayne, 260-489-0908
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites, 6021 Lima Rd, Fort Wayne, 260-442-3040
  • Tru by Hilton, 5345 Distribution Dr, Fort Wayne, 260-442-2500


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES are available. For more information, please contact Rachel Gibson at for more information.

* The ATC Roundtable session is open to any Farm Winery Permitholder and does not require that you pay a registration fee to attend.

** REFUND POLICY: Refunds will only be available for registrations which are cancelled on or before July 13, 2021. Substitutions are allowed at any time. 

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