2024 Award Presentations & HRL Lecture


2024 ASEV Extension Distinction Award Presentation
Flipping Dimensions: A Vertical Weather View Helps Illuminate Vineyard Challenges

Welcome & Introduction
Karl Lund
, University of California Cooperative Extension, Mariposa and Merced Counties

Extension Distinction Award Recipient
This honor recognizes a current extension educator for outstanding contribution to an extension program or the advanced translation of novel research findings into commercially applicable tools for enologists or viticulturists.

ASEV is pleased to announce the 2024 Extension Distinction Award recipient, Mr. Mark Battany​​ of University of California Cooperative Extension, San Luis Obispo County. 



2024 ASEV Merit Award Presentation

Welcome & Introduction
Tom Collins, Washington State University, Tri-Cities 

Merit Award Recipient
Dr. Tony Wolf
, from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, will be presenting his Merit Award presentation at the 75th ASEV National Conference.

The ASEV Merit Award is presented annually to an individual who has significantly contributed in an outstanding manner to the progress and advancement of enology and viticulture to the industry and/or to the Society. This award acknowledges excellence in the fields of education, technology, research, management, public relations, or any discipline related to enology and viticulture.

The ASEV Board is pleased to honor Dr. Tony Wolf of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, as ASEV’s 2024 Merit Award recipient.


2024 Honorary Research Lecturer

Welcome & Introduction
Anita Oberholster, University of California, Davis

Honorary Research Lecturer
We are pleased to host our 2024 Honorary Research Lecturer Dr. Andrew Waterhouse from University of California, Davis.

The honorary research lecturer is granted to an individual with a current national or international reputation in his or her field of research who is also actively involved in scientific research.