2024 NCERA-101 Annual Meeting

March 23 to 26, 2024


NCERA-101 Annual Meeting

Iowa State University

& Corteva


Chris Currey of Iowa State University and Jonathan Frantz of Corteva are pleased to invite you to attend the 2024 Annual Meeting of the NCERA-101 Committee on Controlled Environment Technology & Use.  The conference is being held in Des Moines, Iowa on March 23-26, 2024.


Event Registration

Registration for the 2024 NCERA-101 Meeting is now open. Information about the meeting and registration can be found here.



A block of rooms have been reserved at Embassy Suites Downtown Des Moines. Please book your room by February 21, 2024 to take advantage of a discounted conference rate of $155 per night. The rooms are available on a first-come first-served basis, so we encourage attendees to make their reservations as soon as possible. Reserve you hotel room here.



Directions from the airport and surrounding areas can be found here. Please note, there is no hotel shuttle from the airport to downtown, however, there are numerous ride share and car rental services available for the short trip to the hotel.


Tuesday Tour Day (March 26th):

We will tour of the City of Des Moines All-Electric Greenhouse, Corteva Agriscience, and Percival Scientific during the meeting. (Check agenda for details).


Industry Members:

An industry display area will be included. If you are interested in a having a display, please contact Chris Currey.


Meeting Agenda (PDF)