2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop and Annual Conference


The 2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop and the 2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Annual Conference are two separate events that will be held in September 2017. See below for information about these events.

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2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop

About the Workshop

The workshop will be held on September 19, 2017. Details about the workshop will be posted once finalized.

Who Should Attend

All public employees are invited to attend. Anyone who is in a leadership position, such as first-line supervisor, or aspires to be in such a position will especially benefit.

Workshop Credits

Attendance at this workshop will provide 6 contact hours toward the Iowa Roads Scholar program.

Questions

If you have questions, contact Beth Richards, 515-294-2869, brich@iastate.edu.

Vendor Booths at the Iowa Streets and Roads Annual Conference

2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Annual Conference

About the Conference

The conference will be held September 20-21, 2017. Details about the conference will be posted once finalized.

Who Should Attend

All public employees are invited to attend. Secondary road and street maintenance supervisors and staff will especially benefit.

Vendors and Exhibitors

Iowa's 2017 Streets and Roads Annual Conference will provide vendors with the opportunity to showcase and demonstrate their products. Attendees at the conference will primarily be maintenance supervisors and others who are responsible for maintaining streets and roadways, procuring related equipment and materials, and managing administrative functions.

Conference Credits

Attendance at this conference will provide 8 contact hours toward the Iowa Roads Scholar program.

Tom McDonald Safety Award

The Tom McDonald Safety Award was developed to recognize individuals, agencies, or programs that have contributed to significant improvements in traffic safety at the local level. If you are interested in submitting a nomination, please contact Beth Richards, 515-294-2869, brich@iastate.edu.

Mousetraps and Gadgets

Do you have an innovative idea or invention that has reduced costs or improved efficiency in your agency? Let us know about it! A prize will be given for the best mousetrap or gadget! Contact Beth Richards, 515-294-2869, brich@iastate.edu.

Questions

If you have questions, contact Beth Richards, 515-294-2869, brich@iastate.edu.

Vendor Booths at the Iowa Streets and Roads Annual Conference

2017 Iowa Streets and Roads Vendors

Conference Description

The Iowa Streets and Roads Annual Conference will provide vendors with the opportunity to showcase and demonstrate their products. Attendees will primarily be maintenance supervisors and others responsible for maintaining streets and roadways, procuring related equipment and materials, and managing administrative functions. See above for the agenda.

Display and Setup Information

The display areas consist of an 8' x 10' indoor space, with an 8' table and two chairs plus electricity and wireless internet. Outdoor areas for large equipment are also available. Vendors can set up after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19 or before 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 20

Registration

Location assignment in the vendor space is based on a first come, first serve basis. Space is limited, so register early! We appreciate and encourage online registration. If you cannot register online, a downloadable registration form is also available.

Donations and Drawings

Door prizes will be given out at the end of the day. To encourage more vendor-to-participant interaction, we will be asking the participants to have the vendors sign a card to be eligible for a door prize. There will be a door prize donation table by the registration table at the conference if you are interested in making a donation.

Become a Reception Sponsor

Vendor sponsorship of the evening reception is encouraged. The bronze sponsorship is $250, silver is $500, and gold is $1,000. Please note your desire to be a sponsor when registering, and we will provide you with additional information. Thank you for your donation!

Questions

If you have questions, contact Beth Richards, 515-294-2869, brich@iastate.edu.