NGAUS Denver 141st General Conference & Exhibition

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Join us in the Mile-High City for the 141st General Conference & Exhibition. More than 2,000 Army and Air National Guard officers from all 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia gather to connect, party and get down to business setting the NGAUS upcoming legislative agenda.

 

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141st General Conference & Exhibition Schedule

Attire Guide

Airport Transportation Registration

 

Hotel for Delaware, Iowa, Michigan, Oklahoma

Hilton City Center
1701 California St
Denver, CO 80202
303-297-1300

 

 

 

 

 

Conference Center

The Colorado Convention Center
700 14th St
Denver, CO 80202

 

 

 

 

 

Conference Schedule

The schedule is subject to change. Please note that some events are exclusive.

 

Wednesday, August 28

8:00 AM-5:00 PM Exhibitor Move-In | Colorado Convention Center

Thursday, August 29

8:00 AM-2:00 PM Sponsors' Golf Tournament | Fossil Trace Golf Course, 3050 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401

  • 8:00 AM Shotgun Start
  • This event is by invitation only

8:00 AM-5:00 PM Exhibitor Move-In | Colorado Convention Center

4:00 PM-6:00 PM Exhibitors' Reception | Colorado Convention Center

Friday, August 30

6:30 AM-2:00 PM NGAUS Golf Tournament | Fossil Trace Golf Course, 3050 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401

  • 6:00 AM Transportation from Hotels to Fossil Trace Golf Course
  • 8:00 AM Shotgun Start
  • Lunch is included

Fourteener Climb | Quandary Peak

  • 4:00 AM Transportation from hotels to hike starting point
  • Lunch is included

6:30 AM-3:30 PM Motorcycle Rally | Peak to Peak Highway

  • There will be a stop for lunch
  • Bring your bike or rent one. Rental plans will be available closer to the event.

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Resolutions Committee New Member Training | Colorado Convention Center

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Industry Workshop | Colorado Convention Center

2:00 PM-4:00 PM Resolutions Committee (JOINT) | Colorado Convention Center

6:00 PM-11:00 PM Host State TAG Sponsor/TAG Reception | The Pinnacle Club, Grand Hyatt Denver, 555 17th St fl 38, Denver, CO 80202

  • 5:30 PM Transportation from Hotels to The Pinnacle Club
  • This event is by invitation only

7:30 PM-11:30 PM Company Grade/Warrant Officer Mixer | Mile High Station, 2027 W Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80204

  • 7:00 PM Transportation from Hotels to the Mile High Station
  • This event is open to O1, O2, O3, WO1, CW2, and CW3 who have registered for the event
  • Tickets are required for entry

Saturday, August 31

Fun Run | Auraria Campus, 777 Lawrence St, Denver, CO 80204

  • Be forewarned: Maintaining your normal pace will be a challenge in the Mile High City’s thin, dry air.

8:00 AM-11:15 AM Officer Professional Development-First Session | Colorado Convention Center

8:00 AM-11:30 AM Resolutions Committee (ARMY) | Colorado Convention Center

8:00 AM-11:30 AM Resolutions Committee (AIR) | Colorado Convention Center

10:30 AM-10:40 AM Ribbon Cutting Ceremony | Colorado Convention Center

10:40 AM-5:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open | Colorado Convention Center

12:00 PM-5:00 PM First Business Session | Colorado Convention Center, Hall

6:30 PM-9:00 PM Governor's Reception | Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230

  • Conference badge is required for entry

Sunday, September 1

8:00 AM-12:00 PM Second Business Session | Colorado Convention Center

8:00 AM-5:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open | Colorado Convention Center

11:00 AM-1:00 PM NGAUS Spouse Luncheon | The Centennial Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Denver, 650 15th Street, Denver, CO 80202

  • This event open to spouses and guests of attendees only

12:00 PM-2:30 PM Retired/Separated Caucus/Luncheon/Elections | Colorado Convention Center, Room

  • If you are interested in running for the retired/separated Air position, contact retired Col. Pete Duffy, the Army rep, at duffylaw@juno.com.

12:00 PM-2:30 PM Warrant Officer Luncheon and Caucus | Colorado Convention Center, Room

  • If you are interested in running for Area I, III or V positions, contact retired Chief Warrant Officer 5 Joe Diaz of Oklahoma, the warrant officer representative on the NGAUS board of directors, at joed_jackson@msn.com.

1:00 PM-4:15 PM Officer Professional Development-Second Session

6:00 PM-11:00 PM Hospitality Night | Check back for locations

  • Conference badge is required for entry

Monday, September 2

8:00 AM-12:30 PM Exhibit Hours | Colorado Convention Center

10:30 AM-1:00 PM Third Business Session | Colorado Convention Center

11:00 AM-2:00 PM Host State TAG Spouse's Luncheon | The Brown Palace, 321 17th St, Denver, CO 80202

  • This event is by invitation only

2:00 PM-4:30 PM Officer Professional Development-Third Session | Colorado Convention Center

6:00 PM-7:30 PM Chairman Head Table Reception | Colorado Convention Center, Room

  • This event is by invitation only

6:00 PM-7:30 PM No-Host Cocktail Reception | Colorado Convention Center,

7:00 PM Doors to the State's Dinner Open | Colorado Convention Center

7:30 PM-9:30 PM States Dinner | Colorado Convention Center, Hall

  • Conference badge is required for entry
  • Attire: Denim and Diamonds