MSAA Summer Meeting & Trade Show

Shanty Creek Resorts                    August 21-24, 2022


Make plans now to attend the great Midwest ski areas get-together. 

Our gathering is unique as it provides superb educational opportunities designed specifically for Midwest ski areas.  This event is the best chance you’ll have to meet up with friends and colleagues and to get updates in our field from innovative ski area operators and suppliers.  We encourage you to bring your whole team and help them become more professional and efficient.  Your area will definitely benefit from the variety of sessions this meeting offers. 

What departments should attend? To name a few: 
lift maintenance lift operations  slope maintenance 
risk management human resources marketing
ski & ride school rental shop GM/administration
 

The conference planning team is currently working on the session line-up.  Please check this site often as session details will be posted as they become available.

Schedule-At-A-Glance

 Sunday, August 21  
 12:00 pm   Conference Registration Opens
 2:00 - 5:00 pm TBD 
 3:00 - 6:00 pm   Exhibitor Set-Up/Move-In Heavy Equipment
 5:00 - 6:00 pm  Product Preview Party
 6:00 - 8:00 pm   Dinner at your Leisure
 8:00 pm   Welcome Party  
 Monday, August 22    
 7:00 - 8:00 am  Breakfast*  
 8:30 - 9:45 am   General Session  
 9:45 am   Refreshment Break  
 10:00 - 11:30 am   Session 1 Seminars  
 11:30 am - 1:30 pm   Exhibits Open/Lunch in the Trade Show Hall*  
 1:30 - 3:00 pm   Session 2 Seminars  
 3:00 pm   Refreshment Break   
 3:15 - 4:45 pm   Session 3 Seminars  
 4:45 - 6:45 pm  Exhibits Open/Trade Show Reception  
 7:00 pm   Dinner & Awards Presentation*  
   Dinner Served 7:00 - 8:00 pm  
 Tuesday, August 23    
 7:00 - 8:30 am  Breakfast*  
 8:30 - 9:45 am  General Session  
 9:45 am   Refreshment Break  
 10:00 - 11:30 am   Session 4 Seminars  
 11:30 am - 1:00 pm  Exhibits Open/Lunch in the Trade Show Hall*  
 1:00 - 2:30 pm   Session 5 Seminars  
 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Exhibitor Teardown  
 2:30 pm  Refreshment Break  
 3:00 - 6:00 pm   Recreation Time: Golf Tournament, Bike Ride,   
   Beer Tasting & Free Time  
 6:00 - 8:00 pm   Barbeque & Golf Awards  
 Wednesday, August 24    
 7:00 - 8:30 am   Breakfast*  
 8:30 - 10:00 am  Session 6 Seminars  
 10:00 am   Refreshment Break  
 10:30 am - 12:00 noon  Session 7 Seminars  
 11:00 am - 12:00 noon  Box Lunches