Summer Conference Trade Show

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Summer Conference Trade Show

Date: August 20, 2019
Location: Breezy Point Resort, 9252 Breezy Point Drive, Breezy Point, MN 56472
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THIS TRADE SHOW IS SOLD OUT

 

MMUA's Annual Summer Conference includes a trade show for associate members to display their goods and services. This conference is a great opportunity to meet with municipal utility leaders from around the state. Associate members are also invited to sponsor events host a hospitality suite.

Trade Show & Reception

Tuesday, August 20, 5-7 pm (set up begins at 2 pm)
Our trade show and reception is a great opportunity for our Associate members to meet with the attendees of our Summer Conference. Attendees tend to be general managers, superintendents and other key management positions as well as their governing board members.

Set up beings at 2 pm (no early setups allowed). Exhibit spaces will be pre-assigned. Each person attending receives a name badge and access to the reception.

Registration Fees*

Exhibit Space with Table: $170 each / $210 each on/after July 13
Exhibit Space without Table: $170 each / $210 each on/after July 13
Attendees: $25 per person / $30 per person on/after July 13
Electricity: $30

You have the option to have a six-foot table with chairs or an open space to setup your own display.

DUE TO SPACE LIMITATIONS FOR THIS EVENT, WE ARE ALLOWING ONLY ONE EXHIBIT SPACE PER COMPANY. If you are interested in a second spot, let us know and we'll put you on the wait list.  Any remaining booths will be offered on a first-come basis to those on the wait list.

Placement Requests:  In the comment section of your on-line registration purchase, please include requests for placement (companies to be near or competitors to be separated from).

* Annual Sponsors are eligible for one exhibit space with electricity (if needed) and two attendees at either the Summer Conference OR the Technical & Operations Conference show. When registering on-line, select the Bill Utility or Company in payment options and we will adjust the fee for you. Credit card payments will be refunded with $20 processing fee. Not sure if you're an annual sponsor? Check our website for listings.

Deadline:  July 26, 2019 (unless space sells out sooner)

Cancellations/Refunds

MMUA will issue a refund, minus $30 a processing fee, for registrations cancelled by 4:30 pm on August 2, 2019. Sorry, no refunds issued for cancellations after August 2.

Sponsorships Available

Another way to be a part of our Summer Conference is to sponsor an event. Below is a list of options we have available. If you have other ideas not listed, please let us know.

      Co-sponsor a Refreshment Break   $350
      Co-sponsor Hors d 'Oeuvres at Tuesday's Reception   $350
      Sponsor Keg of Beer at Receptions (Monday or Tuesday)   $500 ea. (only 3 available)
      Sponsor Beer Cups with Logo (Monday or Tuesday)   bring your own *
      Sponsor Prizes for Golf Tournament   $360 (only 1 available)
      Sponsor Beverages during Golf Tournament   (arrange with Decon's Lodge by emailing mneva@breezypointresort.com) *
      Sponsor Golf Balls for Tournament   bring your own *

A sign with your company's logo will be posted at the event site and you will be listed in the official conference program.

* Please let us know that you are bringing cups, golf balls or providing beverages on the golf course by registering for these items. Some items have limited quantities available and we would like to acknowledge you in the program.

To sponsor an event, go to the Become a Sponsor page and scroll through the list of available options.

Hospitality Suites

Hospitality suites are a popular event that Associate Members can host. Call Bonnie at Breezy Point to arrange. Her number is 218-562-7189. Breezy Point does not allow food or beverages from outside the resort.

Lodging & Meals

Breezy Point Resort has a special package for lodging and meals for those attending MMUA's Summer Conference. Please use this printable reservation form to make your reservations. Breezy Point does not have online reservations for group rates nor do they take phone reservations. Reservation cutoff is July 19.

Meals are included with lodging. If you are not staying at Breezy Point or have a guest and/or child accompanying you, you will need to pre-order meal tickets. Please use the same reservation form to order meals. Tickets are to be ordered directly through Breezy Point and picked up at their front desk upon arrival.

Photographs

By registering for this event I/we authorize Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association (MMUA) to photograph me at this event and use such photographs in MMUA marketing materials (both electronic and print). I/we understand that I/we will not be paid for giving this consent.

Questions?

Contact Rita Kelly at rkelly@mmua.org or call 763.746.0707.

printable brochure is also available.

When registering, be sure to log onto the website so the system knows you are a member. Use the Forgot Password option to reset your password.

 

THIS TRADE SHOW IS SOLD OUT

 

 

Thank You, Annual Sponsors

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