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Fall Conference - 2015


Attendee Information

Okoboji - September 15 & 16

Dubuque - October 20 & 21

Location: Arrowwood Resort, 1405 Hwy 71

Full Registration Includes:  CEU Processing, all breaks and meals.
Complete the online registration form and payment HERE.

Download paper registration form & mail in your payment.

Hotels: Reservations can be made at the following hotels;

Okoboji – Arrowwood Resort 712-332-2161 – Reservation deadline is August 15st, 2015.

AmericInn of Lake Okoboji -712-332-9000

 

Location: Grand River Center, 500 Bell Street

Full Registration Includes:  CEU Processing, all breaks and meals. Complete the online registration form and payment HERE.
Download paper registration form & mail in your payment.

Hotels: Reservations can be made at the following hotel;

Dubuque – Grand Harbor Resort - 563-690-3270. Reservation deadline is September 19th, 2015.  

CEUs: Up to 10 CEU hours will be offered for water distribution, water treatment or wastewater. CEU can be split.  CEU forms must be completed before you leave the training session.

Cancellation Policy: If written cancellation notice is received by September 1st for Okoboji and October 1st for Dubuque, you will receive a full refund minus a $25 administration fee.  No refunds will be issued for either conference after these dates.

 

Questions:  Call the Iowa Rural Water Association
@ 800/747-7782 or 641/787-0330. 
   

Additional Activities

NRWPAC Rifle Raffle – Conference Times
Help support the National Rural Water Political Action Committee by purchasing your raffle tickets for a chance to win a rifle!

Golf Tournament (Okoboji ONLY) – 4PM
2-Man best shot golf tournament to be held at Brooks Golf Club (Okoboji).  Must sign up by 10:00 AM Tuesday at the IRWA registration desk.

BBQ (Okoboji ONLY) – 6:15 PM
Following the golf tournament, join us at Arrowwood Resort (Okoboji) for a BBQ, which is included with your paid full registration.

Tailgate Event (Dubuque ONLY) – 4:30 PM
Following the Tuesday afternoon Training Sessions in Dubuque, IRWA will host a tailgate event at the Grand River Center.  This event will offer “tailgate food”, games and a time to socialize.  Cost for attending the tailgate is included in your paid full registration fee.


Conference Booth Registration
Okoboji - September 15 & 16
Dubuque - October 20 & 21


Registration Closed

The Iowa Rural Water Association’s Okoboji Fall Conference is scheduled for September 15-16 at Arrowwood Resort.  I am inviting you to participate in this conference.  Simply complete the appropriate Vendor Registration Form - or Register Online - and return it to our office no later than August 31st, 2015. Exhibit fees include all breaks, Tuesday Lunch & Evening Meal for two (2) company representatives, 8 ft. skirted table and two chairs.  Booth electricity IS NOT offered at the Fall Conferences.  **Booth Space WILL be assigned by IRWA Staff based on receipt of application.**   

All vendors will be listed in the final programs.  In addition, please take a moment to review our Sponsorship Level opportunities; we would be honored to display your company logo during our conference.  The tradition continues with a Golf Tournament at the Okoboji Fall Conference.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Hotel rooms have been reserved at the following locations:

Arrowwood Resort in Okoboji ($109.00) – 712-332-2161
AmericInn of Okoboji ($109.90) – 712-332-9000

Please tell them you are with the IRWA conference to receive our discounted rate.

Registration Closed


Register Online

The Iowa Rural Water Association’s Dubuque Fall Conference is scheduled for October 20-21 at the Grand River Center.  I am inviting you to participate in this conference.  Simply complete the appropriate Vendor Registration Form - or Register Online - and return it to our office no later than August 31st, 2015.   Exhibit fees include all breaks, Tuesday Lunch & Evening Meal for two (2) company representatives, 8 ft. skirted table and two chairs.  Booth electricity IS NOT offered at the Fall Conferences.  **Booth Space WILL be assigned by IRWA Staff based on receipt of application.**   

All vendors will be listed in the final programs.  In addition, please take a moment to review our Sponsorship Level opportunities; we would be honored to display your company logo during our conference.  We are trying something new for the Tuesday night event, an IRWA Tailgate Event.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.

Hotel rooms have been reserved at the following locations:

Grand Harbor Resort in Dubuque ($89.00) – 563-690-3270

Please tell them you are with the IRWA conference to receive our discounted rate.

Register Online

? If you have questions, feel free to contact Cathy Law at 800-747-7782.  Again, thank you for your continued support.  The IRWA staff looks forward to working with you.

 

Vendor Information

Vendor set up is Monday afternoon, from 3:00 – 5:00 PM.

Check in at the IRWA Registration Desk when you arrive.  We DO NOT promise electricity for your booth at this conference.  If you are along a wall, you are allowed to use the outlets but electricity is NOT part of the package.

Exhibit hours are as follows:

Tuesday -

7:00 – 7:45 AM – during registration/breakfast
10:00 – 10:30 AM – morning break
12:30 – 1:15 PM – lunch break
2:15 – 2:30 PM – afternoon break

Wednesday –

7:30 – 8:00 AM – breakfast
10:00 – 10:30 AM – morning break/prize drawings
10:30 AM – Tear Down

We will have a golf tournament on Tuesday afternoon in Okoboji beginning at 4:00 PM.  You can sign up for these events on Tuesday at the IRWA registration desk.  Deadline for sign-up is 10:30 AM on Tuesday.  Following the tournament is a pork chop fry at Arrowwood Resort.  Two tickets to the supper are included in your vendor registration.  If you need additional meal tickets see an IRWA Staff member.  All tournament awards will be done during the Wednesday morning break.

In Dubuque, following the Tuesday afternoon Training Sessions at 4:30 PM, IRWA will host a tailgate event at the Grand River Center.  This event will offer “tailgate food”, games and a time to socialize.  Two tickets to the event are included in your vendor registration.  If you need additional evening event tickets see an IRWA Staff member.

Do you have promotional items to donate?  Donate them to the Vendor PLINKO game.  Each attendee receives a ticket to play, they get one chance to release the Plinko chip and win a prize.  Donated items from exhibitors range from $100 gift cards to key chains.  Bring your items to the IRWA Registration Desk on Monday afternoon and a staff person will place them in the game.   

 


Photos from 2014 Fall Conferences!
2014 Fall Conference in Dubuque
2014 Fall Conference in Okoboji
View our photos from the
2014 Fall Conference in Okoboji


Questions about our conference?
Contact Cathy at 800-747-7782 or claw@iowaruralwater.org