Funds raised at our three summer outings will provide a path to achievement in premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education for nearly 21,000 students in Wisconsin. Today's FFA helps members prepare for careers in agribusiness, agrimarketing, science, communications,
education,horticulture, production, natural resources, forestry and 240 other career paths.
There is also a lunch-only option for non-golfers to attend this great networking and fundraising program.
|Statewide Title Sponsor||1||Statewide||$5,000|
|Presenting Sponsor||3||One at Each Course||$1,500|
|3||One at Each Course||$1,000|
|Relief Station Sponsor||SOLD OUT!||Statewide||$2,400|
|SOLD OUT!||One at Each Course||$1,000|
|Beverage Cart Sponsor||2||Northwest & Northeast||$750|
|Golf Cart Sponsor||1||Northeast||$750|
|Lunch Sponsor||3||One at Each Course||$750|
|Putting Contest||2||Northeast & Southern||$500|
|Breakfast Sponsor||2||Northeast & Southern||$500|
|Statewide Exclusive Hole Sponsor||Multiple||Statewide||$750|
|Hole Sponsor - Exclusive||Multiple||At Each Course||$300|
|Hole Sponsor||Multiple||At Each Course||$150|
Please contact John Hromyak regarding sponsorship opportunities at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 608-831-5058 x3.
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State FFA Convention
89th Wisconsin FFA Convention
June 11-14, 2018
Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall
The Wisconsin FFA Convention is a gathering of approximately 3,500 participants - 2,000 FFA members, 250 agricultural education instructors, and 1,250 guests. It's a time to hold final FFA contest rounds, celebrate the accomplishments of the members, offer members leadership and personal growth opportunities, and thank our many supporters.
Note: Any specific convention invitation details will be sent in April 2018. Contact 608-831-5058 x1 if you have any questions.
Key Information & Announcements:
- Several award presentation times changed in recent years. Please review the schedule closely.
- Convention attire is business dress.
- Individual registration for the convention is free, and there is complimentary parking this year.
- Housing information can be found at https://mmx2reservations.com/madison/pc/WIFFA. All reservations through the housing block must be made by May 8. If you have any questions concerning your housing reservations, please contact Laura Senz, Convention Services Coordinator at the GMCVB at 800-373-6376 Ext. 3957 or email@example.com.
- There will be one central information/registration area in the middle of the Exhibition Hall where you can register for the convention and get information about the location of various activities.
- Your role in any appropriate award presentations will be to shake the hands of the recipients and hand them the plaque, trophy or other item they may have earned. There will be escorts guiding you through the entire process.
Monday, June 11
|11:00 a.m.||State Officer Candidate Judges’ Orientation|
|12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.||State Officer Candidate Interviews|
|12:00 p.m.||Day of Service|
|8:30 p.m.||Reflections Program|
Tuesday, June 12
|8:00 a.m.||Ag Issues Career Development Event|
|8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.||State Speaking Contest Semi-Finals (Creed, Extemporaneous, Parliamentary Procedure, Prepared, Discussion Meet, Jr. High Quiz Bowl)|
|10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m||State Speaking Contest Finals (Creed, Extemporaneous, Parliamentary Procedure, Prepared, Discussion Meet, Jr. High Quiz Bowl)|
|10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m||Foundation Executive Committee Meeting|
|12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.||First General Session – Grand Opening, State Officer Candidate Introductions, Service Project Recognition, FFA Advisor Recognition, Agriscience Teacher Awards, Keynote Speaker|
|11:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||Foundation Board Meeting|
|1:00 p.m.||Marketing Plan Career Development Event|
|3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Second General Session – ALL Proficiency Awards (Note: Alphabetical order this year for award presentations - Wildlife to Agricultural Communications.)|
|5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m||Sponsors and Award Winners Reception and Dinner|
|8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.||Third General Session – FFA Donor Recognition, Speaking Contest Awards (Creed, Prepared, Jr. High Quiz Bowl, Extemporaneous, Parliamentary Procedure, Discussion Meet, Growmark Essay, Jr. High Essay), Keynote Speaker|
Wednesday, June 13
|8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Stars over Wisconsin Finalist Judging|
|8:00 a.m.||High School Quiz Bowl Contest|
|8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.||Job Interview Contest Semi-Finals|
|8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.||Fourth General Session – Career Development Event Recognition, WLC Scholarships, Three Star Leader Recognition, Chapter Membership Awards|
|9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||Career Show|
|9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||School Officials Program|
|10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Job Interview Contest Finals|
|12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.||State FFA Degree Luncheon|
|1:00 p.m.||Opening/Closing Ceremonies Contest|
|1:00 p.m.||National Delegate Interviews|
|2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Fifth General Session – Food for America Awards, FFA Foundation Scholarships, High School Quiz Bowl, Job Interview, Wisconsin FFA Degrees|
|4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.||Honored Adults Reception and Dinner|
|5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.||Past State Officer Reunion|
|5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.||State FFA Leadership Dinner|
|7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.||Sixth General Session – Agriscience Fair Awards, Honored Adult Awards, Stars over Wisconsin, Announcement of next year's State FFA Officers|
Thursday, June 14
|9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m||Seventh General Session – National Chapter Awards, Chapter Scrapbook, National Convention Delegates, State Band and Chorus Presentations, News Room & Courtesy Corps Recognition, State President’s Retiring Address, Announcement of next year's State President|
|12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.||State Officer, Parent, Advisor Lunch|
Connect with Wisconsin FFA members at a one-day Convention Expo (formerly Career Show) during the Wisconsin FFA Convention! It's an educational and recreational trade show to reach FFA members as future customers and/or employees. Build your brand awareness, showcase your products and services, connect with current and future customers and communicate with prospective recruits!
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Location: Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center; Madison, Wisconsin
Booth pricing: $300 per booth
Registrations after April 30 will have a late fee added of $50 per booth.
Buffet Lunch: $12/person (Tickets must be requested in advance.)
There are other on-site food vendors. It is worth noting that the buffet lunch is the
most convenient option based on proximity to the career show.
Set-up: 7:30 a.m.– 9:15 a.m.
Show hours: 9:30 a.m.– 2:00 p.m.
Take-down: 2:00 p.m.– 4:30 p.m.
|10' x 10' space
8' draped backdrop
30"draped side rail dividers
6' long table
1 waste basket
|All other items (table skirting, electrical outlets, rugs, freight, etc) are available through the convention center. Order forms and information packets will be sent out via email.|
Show regulations: See the "Printable Brochure" button to view the list of show regulations.
Call us at 608-831-5058