The 2024 ADSA Annual Meeting is scheduled for June 16–19, 2024, in West Palm Beach, Florida. A sunny, centrally located paradise, West Palm Beach offers a combination of easy travel, nearby beaches, historic cultural attractions, and a walkable downtown filled with restaurants, shops, and entertainment.

Attending ADSA’s conference gives you face-to-face, personal access to cutting-edge dairy science and the people behind the breakthroughs. From symposia to poster sessions, networking events to hallway conversations, ADSA’s in-person meeting offer the keys to groundbreaking dairy science and to advancing your career.

Save the date to join us in 2024! Abstract submissions are open now, and registration and hotel information are coming soon.

Although the #ADSA2024 programming will surely keep you busy, you’ll want to make the most of your time in West Palm Beach, Florida. Whether you are interested in sampling local cuisine, exploring local sights, or simply relaxing by the waterfront, this vibrant city has something for everyone. Here is a guide to help you make the most of your stay.

Exploring West Palm Beach

Experience all of the charms, sights, and tastes of West Palm Beach during your time at #ADSA2024!

  1. Relax at Palm Beach
    Soak up the sun and unwind with the beautiful beaches and warm waters of Palm Beach. Whether you are into sunbathing, swimming, or simply taking a leisurely walk along the shore, it is a must-visit spot.
  2. Visit Clematis Street
    Stroll down Clematis Street, the heart of downtown West Palm Beach. It is home to tons of restaurants, shops, cafes, and a vibrant nightlife scene. Don’t miss it!
  3. Cruise—or kayak—on the Intracoastal Waterway
    Take a guided boat, kayak, or canoe tour of the Intracoastal Waterway, packed with stunning views of the city, wildlife, mangrove islands, and more.
  4. Explore Antique Row
    Discover one of the east coast’s premier antique shopping districts, packed with antique shops, art galleries, and award-winning restaurants, all within walking distance.
  5. Tour Manatee Lagoon
    Experience one of Florida’s most beloved endangered species out in the wild at the Manatee Lagoon, which offers free admission and free parking. Check out the Manatee Cam if you are not able to make it to the lagoon itself.

Award Nominations

2024 ADSA award nominations (part 1 of the nomination process) are due January 12, 2024. Completed supporting materials (part 2 of the process) are due by February 23, 2024.

Please go to https://www.adsa.org/About-ADSA/Awards for a full listing of available ADSA awards and nomination information.