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2019 IMPA Convention & Trade Show

February 14-17, 2019
Gateway Hotel & Conference Center
Ames, Iowa

Forms and Rules
Convention Pre-Registration

Convention Booth Registration
Cured Meat and Product Show Registration
Iowa Cured Meat Competition Rules

Registration Fees
Members: $100.00 per plant
Non-Members: $50.00 per person

Meal Functions
Thursday Night: President's Reception - $10.00 per person
Friday Night: Buffet Dinner, Hosted Beverages & Entertainment - $25.00 per person
Saturday Morning: Continental Breakfast - Complimentary
Saturday Lunch: $15.00 per person
Saturday Night: Awards Banquet - $35.00 per person; $10.00 per child under age 5
Sunday Morning: Blue Ribbon Breakfast buffet featuring bacon from Dayton's Meat Processing in Malcom - $15.00 per person

Hotel Information
Gateway Hotel & Conference Center
211 Green Hills Drive
Ames, Iowa 50014

800-367-2637 - toll free
515-292-8600 - phone

Book online

Convention Schedule
*All events occur at Gateway Hotel unless noted
Thursday, February 14, 2019
4:30 Pre-Convention Board meeting
6:30-10:30 Presidents Reception
Tickets Required - $10.00 per person
Friday, February 15, 2019
7:00 Registration Opens
8:00 & 8:30 Shuttle departs Gateway for Meat Lab
9:00-3:45 Pre-Conference Workshop - ISU Meat Lab
3:45 Shuttle departs Meat Lab for Gateway
4:30 Trade Show Ribbon Cutting
4:30-7:30 Trade Show and Silent Auction
7:30-10:30 Dinner with Entertainment provided by Dueling Pianos
Tickets Required - $25.00 per person
Saturday, February 16, 2018
7:00 Registration Opens
7:30-8:30 Cured Meat Products Entry
7:30-8:30 Continental Breakfast - Complimentary
8:45-9:30 Annual IMPA Business Meeting for all Iowa Members (Two Cash Drawings, Attendance required)
9:30-10:15

Iowa Inspection Update  (Attendance drawing)

10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:15 AAMP Serving the Members—Chris Young
11:30

Lunch
Tickets Required - $15.00 per person

12:10 Supplier Meeting in Exhibit Hall
12:30-3:00 Trade Show and Silent Auction
1:30 Past Presidents Meeting in Conference Room I
2:30 Silent Auction Closes
6:00 IMPA Social - Cash Bar
6:30 Awards Banquet and Installation of Officers
Tickets Required - $35.00 per person
9:30 Cured Meat Product Viewing
10:00 Pick-up Cured Meat Products
Sunday, February 17, 2019
7:30-9:00 Blue Ribbon Breakfast buffet featuring bacon from Dayton's Meat Products
Tickets Required - $15.00
9:15

Reconvened IMPA Board Meeting