2016 NBA Summer Conference Registration

National Bison Association

The NBA is pleased to announce the 2016 Summer Conference will take place in Elk River, MN June 20 - 22.  Be sure to mark your calendar for what is sure to be an epic event and join us for important industry updates, exciting speakers, educucational presentations, culinary adventures and all out great times with your fellow buffalo enthusiasts.

See a complete conference agenda here.

Download a hard copy registration form here. Or, register online below.

See our many conference sponsorship opportunities here.

Please register by June 1, 2016.

Registration Includes:

  • Lunch and Dinner on Monday;
  • Lunch and Dinner on Tuesday;
  • Access to all meetings, keynote presentations, educational forums, and Trade Show;
  • Transportation to the farm tour at Snake River Farm.
  • Please notify the NBA in advance of any special dietary needs by calling (303) 292-2833, or email jim@bisoncentral.com

Important Information

  • To receive the member-rate, you must be a current member of the NBA or Minnesota Buffalo Association. Current NBA members can register their group at the member-rate only when registering together.
  • Refund Policy: Refund requests must be submitted to the NBA in writing by faxing to (303) 845-9081, or emailing to jim@bisoncentral.com. The National Bison Association will provide a 100% refund for requests received by June 1st, 2016. Members requesting a refund between June 2 and June 16, 2016 will receive 50% of their paid registration fee.  No refunds will be given on or after June 17, 2016. Registrations can be transferred at no charge as long as the registrant contacts the NBA office with the change prior to the conference.

Lodging: Holiday Inn Mpls. NW – Elk River, MN - 763-656-4400

  •         Rooms will be available at the deeply discounted rate of $119/night
  •         Ask for the National Bison Association's room block.
  •         Fun time for You, Kids and Grandkids! One of the best hotels with water parks in Minnesota, the hotel's four-story slides, water basketball and hot tub make the Water Park legendary.
NBA Members
NBA Member 1st Registration - $175
NBA Member Additional-Full Registration(s) - $150
Non-Member Full Registration - $300
NBA Join and Go - $350 (Save $75)

Includes 1 Conference Registration and a one-year NBA Active Membership ($250 value).

One Day Pass - $125
Extra Tuesday Night Banquet Tickets- $50

Your registration includes the Tuesday night banquet. Only buy these tickets if you plan to bring guests who are not registered for the conference. 

Children's Registration- $50

For children ages 5 - 15 who are attending the conference. This is to cover kids' meal costs and activities at the farm tour.

Tradeshow Exhibitor Booth Fee - $150

Exhibit your buffalo/bison wares and services to the most targeted audience you're going to find! Nearly 200 bison ranchers attend our conference tradeshow, providing an unbeatable opportunity to get your product in front of a lot of potential clients. Exhibit hours for the 2016 Summer Conference at the Rockwood Grill and Event Center include Monday, June 20, from 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Tuesday from 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.,  and Wednesday from 8 a.m. - noon. Spaces are approximately 8' x 8' and will include one 6' skirted table with two chairs.

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