Spring Conference

May 14-15, 2020

About

The Spring Conference is WASBO's biggest event of the year with something to offer for all WASBO Members. There are over 40 educational sessions, more than 130 exhibitors, WASBO Foundation student scholarship fundraising bike ride and golf outing, WASBO professional recognition award presentations, a silent auction benefiting participation in ASBO International, and plenty of opportunities to network.

Who Should Attend

  • All WASBO Members

Location

Kalahari Resort & Conference Center
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

2020 General Exhibitor Registration Opening January 8, 2020

2020 Attendee Registration Opening February 2020

2020 Planning Schedule

July 31 Right of First Refusal Deadline for 2019 sponsors to renew sponsorship
Aug. 1 Companies invited to sponsor
Aug. 1 - Sept. 30 Call for Presentations applications accepted 
Nov. 1 Speakers notified of their selection as 2020 speakers
Dec. 13 - Jan. 7, 2020 Priority exhibitor registration open for sponsors (sponsors must be committed by Jan. 3)
Jan. 8, 2020 Exhibitor registration opens for all vendors
May14-15, 2020 Conference dates 

For District Professionals

Start the conference by participating in either a bike ride or golf outing to raise money for WASBO Foundation student scholarships, and enjoy a nice day outside while networking with your colleagues. Spend the next day and a half learning from the over 40 educational sessions on topics such as auxiliary services, best practices, facilities (including certification sessions), human resources, Year of Success Program sessions for those new to the business office, safety, and technology. Get even more insight by visiting with the 130+ vendors in the Exhibit Hall who are there to share their expertise. This conference also offers many chances for networking, sharing, reflecting, and fun!

For Service Affiliates

Start the conference by participating in either a bike ride or golf outing to raise money for WASBO Foundation student scholarships, and enjoy a nice day outside while networking with WASBO members. Share your expertise in WASBO's exhibit hall as you showcase your products and services. Booth spaces are 8' x 10' and include pipe and drape, and an 8' skirted table, 2 chairs and company identification sign. Service Affiliates are also encouraged to attend the breakout sessions throughout the conferees. There are also numerous chances for networking throughout the conference.

Booth Costs:
  • Single Booth for Members (Includes 2 Booth Personnel) - $630
  • Single Booth Non-Members (Includes 2 Booth Personnel) - $840
  • Double Booth for Members (Includes 4 Booth Personnel) - $1,260
  • Double Booth for Members (Includes 4 Booth Personnel) - $1,680
Sponsorship

Conference sponsorship opportunities are available to Service Affiliate Members. By sponsoring a portion of the conference or scholarship fundraising event, your organization helps keep registration for District Professionals affordable or provides support to fund WASBO's student scholarship program. Sponsorship options are available for every budget need to all Service Affiliates beginning August 1. Bronze-level and above sponsors committed by January 4, 2019, receive the right to priority exhibit registration.