MSAA Summer Meeting & Trade Show

August 15-18, 2021          Grand Geneva Resort & Spa


  




Make plans now to attend the great Midwest ski areas get-together. 

Our gathering is unique as it provides superb educational opportunities designed specifically for Midwest ski areas.  This event is the best chance you’ll have to meet up with friends and colleagues and to get updates in our field from innovative ski area operators and suppliers.  We encourage you to bring your whole team and help them become more professional and efficient.  Your area will definitely benefit from the variety of sessions this meeting offers. 

What departments should attend? To name a few:

     lift maintenance                   lift operations                slope maintenance

    risk management                 human resources         marketing

    ski & ride school                  rental shop                     GM/administration

 

Schedule-at-a-Glance (as of 7/5/21)

Sunday, August 15
2:00 pm                          Conference Registration Opens
2:00 - 5:00 pm               Special Offering - Lift Evacuation Seminar for Owners & Operators  
3:00 - 6:00 pm               Exhibitor Set-Up/Move-In Heavy Equipment
5:00 - 6:00 pm               Product Preview Party
6:00 - 8:00 pm               Dinner at your leisure
8:00 pm                          Welcome Party                                                 

Monday, August 16
7:00 - 8:30 am               Breakfast
8:30 - 9:45 am               General Session 
8:30 - 10:30 am             Exhibitor Set-Up 
9:45 am                          Refreshment Break
10:00 - 11:30 am           Session 1 Seminars
11:30 - 1:30 pm             Exhibits Open / Lunch in the Trade Show Hall
1:30 - 3:00 pm               Session 2 Seminars
3:00 pm                          Refreshment Break
3:15 - 4:45 pm               Session 3 Seminars
4:45 - 6:45 pm               Exhibits Open / Trade Show Reception 
7:00 pm                          Dinner & Awards Presentation                                                  

Tuesday, August 17 
7:00 - 8:30 am               Breakfast
8:30 - 9:45 am               General Session
9:45 am                          Refreshment Break
10:00 - 11:30 am           Session 4 Seminars
11:30 - 1:00 pm             Exhibits Open / Lunch in the Trade Show Hall
1:00 - 2:30 pm               Session 5 Seminars
1:00 - 3:00 pm               Exhibitor Teardown
2:30 pm                          Refreshment Break
3:00 - 6:00 pm               Recreation Time:  Golf Tournament, Bike Ride, Beer Tasting & Free Time
6:00 - 8:00 pm               Barbeque & Golf Awards     
                            

Wednesday, August 18
7:00 - 8:30 am               Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00 am             Session 6 Seminars
10:00 am                        Refreshment Break
10:30 - 12:00 noon       Session 7 Seminars
11:00 - 12:00 noon       Box Lunches 
12:00 noon                    Departure

Click HERE to view the current session grid .