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IMO Global Mango Conference VENUE CHANGE































The IMO Global Mango Conference (Cabo San Lucas, Mexico) scheduled for January 12-14, 2015 has been changed to The Double Tree Hotel By Hilton in Del Mar, California for the same dates due to Security concerns in Mexico.









Recent reports of increased violence across Mexico and an upsurge in Baja California Sur, have caused the International mango Organization (IMO) to change the venue for the Mexico sop of the IMO Glopbal mango Conference series to San Diego, California.








The one-two punch of aftermath of Hurricane and the recent security concerns in Mexico in General and the once tranquil Baja California Sur specifically, have caused the change of venue.








The new venue for the IMO Global mango Conference will be the Double Tree By Hilton located in Del Mar, California.




Meeting and event space in San Diego Del Mar




The advantages of a Southern California location with an International Airport and Proximity to major Southern California Markets for mango make San Diego area a logical choice for an alternative to beautiful Baja California.










For more information and to register for the event:

http://www.internationalmango.org/






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Alphonso (mango)
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