2024 Food Use Workshop

About the Event

The 2024 Food Use Workshop will take place September 10-12 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Research priorities for residue, product performance, and integrated solutions studies for 2025 will be identified during this workshop. A virtual option will be available for participants unable to attend in person.

A tentative agenda will be shared soon; we anticipate full days of programming on September 10-11, concluding with a half-day on September 12.

Registration info and more will be posted on this page soon!

Hotel and Travel Information

The 2024 Food Use Workshop will take place at the Renaissance Milwaukee West Hotel.

Hotel Address:
Renaissance Milwaukee West Hotel
2300 N Mayfair Rd
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
(414) 771-2300

Booking a Room:
A block of hotel rooms at the Renaissance Milwaukee West Hotel is available for our in-person meeting attendees from September 8-13. Rooms must be reserved by Monday, August 12, 2024, to receive the group rate of $183/night.

If you need assistance modifying your existing reservation, please contact Bill Torres: billt@flepms.org.

Check in at 4 p.m., Check out at 11 a.m.

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE)

Hotel Transportation and Parking:
The hotel does not offer an airport shuttle; we recommend using a taxi or rideshare service. Information about the ground transportation offered at the Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport can be found here

For those driving, free parking is available to workshop attendees! At check-in, the front desk will prompt guests to scan a QR code to provide their vehicle information and enter a code to waive the parking fee. Please contact the hotel with any questions about parking.

Important Dates

  • July 18: Industry Technology Session
  • NEW! July 31: Deadline to submit Project Requests (Food Crop Program)
  • August 15-29: Project requests are eligible for nomination online
  • September 5: The list of nominated projects is posted on the public website
  • September 10-12: Food Use Workshop

IR-4 Western Region team members discuss priorities at the 2023 Food Use Workshop in Raleigh, NC.