2018 AGCMO Annual Convention

2018 AGCMO Annual Convention
March 20-21-22, 2018
@ Hilton Branson Convention Center, Branson, MO
*** Complete Schedule will be posted soon. *** 

To download the AGCMO Annual Convention app, go to your mobile app store (Google Play or App Store) and search “AGCMO.”  Download the AGC of Missouri container app and open it.  Select AGCMO Annual Convention and join it by setting up an account.   The AGCMO Annual Convention app will provide you with all you need to learn and navigate about the conference.  App will be updated frequently and include sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, schedule, maps, etc.
AGCMO's annual convention is booked at the beautiful Hilton Branson Convention Center hotel and will feature outstanding sessions, the annual PAC Auction, both a sporting clays and a golf tournament - and many awesome networking opportunities.   Confirmed sessions will include presentations on:  Autonomous Vehicles; AGCMO Planroom Service (by Dodge Data and Analytics);  a Workforce panel featuring Melinda Patrician, AGC of America Education and Research Foundation Executive Director.   Exhibit space and sponsorship opportunities will be available.  Keep reading or click on the link below to view the complete agenda and convention info. 

Sleeping Rooms @ Hilton
Hilton Branson convention Center Hotel . . . located adjacent to the Branson Landing and is connected to the Convention Center.  The hotel is within walking distance to the Landing retail and entertainment district, Lake Taneycomo, historic downtown Brnason and just minutes from theatres, outlet malls and other attractions.  AGCMO's room block has expired.  However, rooms may still be available at regular rate.  To make your reservation at the Branson Hilton Convention Center, call 1.866.442.0950.  Also - the Hilton Promenade (next door to Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel) may also have rooms.  To make your reservation at the Hilton Promenade call 866-568-0890.

*** Online registration is not available for this event. *** 

Click here to obtain convention program and speaker bios.
Click here to obtain a convention and exhibitor registration form.
Click here to obtain a golf registration form.
** Dress is business casual. **

Tuesday, March 20, 2018:
10:00 am          Sporting Clays Shoot at Ozark Shooters Sports Complex
3:30-5:00 pm   Heavy/Highway Division Board Meeting
4:00-7:00 pm   AGCMO Registration Desk Open
6:00-8:30 pm   Industry Mixer on The Landing Princess Yacht at Branson Landing
                             Sponsored by Young Executives Club and Construction Leadership Council

Wednesday, March 21, 2018:
7:00 am-6:00 pm   AGCMO Registration Desk Open
7:00 am-6:00 pm   Exhibits Open
8:00-9:15 am          Awards Breakfast and Program
                                     -Including Color Guard and National Anthem, Awards Presentation,
                                      AGCMO Report, Building and Highway Division Reports
9:15-10:15 am        Session-Dodge Data & Analytics 2018 Construction Outlook
                                 Speaker:  Cliff Brewis, Dodge Data & Analytics
10:15-10:30 am      Break
10:30-11:00 am      Session-Connected and Automated Cars:  Possibilites and Challenges
                                  Speaker:  Chandra Bhat, The University of Texas at Austin
12:00 Noon             Lunch and Program - Training for Life Campus for Special Olympics of Missouri Athletes
                                  Speakers:   Gary Wilbers, Ascend Business Strategies; and Derek Sandbothe, Special Olympics Athlete
1:30-2:15 pm          Session-Building Tomorrow's Workforce
                                  Speakers:   Melinda Patrician, AGC of America; Dr. Shawn Strong, State Technical College of Missouri
2:15-2:30 pm          Break
2:30-3:15 pm          Session-Al Hrabosky - The Mad Hungarian
                                  Speaker:  Al Hrabosky 
                                  (Speaking Session followed by Q/A.  Members are invited to bring items for Mr. Hrabosky to sign.)                                 
5:30 pm                   Reception & AGCMO PAC Silent Auction Opens
6:15-8:30 pm          AGCMO PAC Live Auction 
                                  Emcee:  Mark Gardner
                                  Auctioneer:  Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

Thursday, March 22, 2018:
7:00-8:00 am         Continental Breakfast  (For Golfers and Convention Registrants)
7:30-9:00 am         AGCMO Board of Directors Meeting (Breakfast included)
10:00 am                Golf -- Tee-off @ Branson Hills Golf Club 

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Sporting Clays Event @ Ozark Shooters Complex  -- Members are invited to participate in an early spring Sporting Clays Shoot.  This event will be held prior to convention activities and is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm.  Practice rounds, lunch and ammo are included w/ registration ($125 per person); exclusive Sporting Clays sponsorships available at $100.  Ozark Shooters Sports Complex is located at 759 US Hwy 65, 11 miles north of Branson. 

Industry Mixer on The Landing Princess Yacht at Branson Landing  (www.mainstreetlakecruises.com)
The mixer is sponsored by the Young Executives Club and Construction Leadership Council ... Calling all AGCMO members ... All aboard the Landing Princess, Branson's only luxury cruise.  Join us for a two-hour cruise on beautiful Lake Taneycomo.  The Landing Princess is a 100-ft. yacht with glass-enclosed decks which are perfect for viewing the passing scenery.  Mixer registration includes two (2) drink tickets and heavy appetizers  (aboard the Landing Princess.)  Boarding starts at 6:15 pm (via Branson Landing). Cruise time is 6:30-8:30 pm.  Don't be late or you will miss the boat! 

Exhibit Space Available  
Exhibit space is available for Wednesday, March 21.  Exhibitors will set up in the Convention Center Concourse.  Exhibit booth space is $700 per booth and includes one (1) convention registration, table-top and electricity. 

AGCMO PAC Auction - Support the PAC! 
A well-funded PAC is essential to a successful advocacy program.  The November 2018 elections will include races for every Missouri House seat (163) and half of the Missouri Senate (17).  Our PAC needs to be prepared to participate in those races, the PAC Auction provides significant funding to the AGCMO PAC.  Please take a moment to consider making a donation in 2018 - whether you donate an item or make a cash contribution.  Our history of donated items is outstanding:  special events, home decor, sporting events tickets, guided hunts, electronics, firearms, golf packages, golf accessories, framed prints, etc.  We'll even shop for you! No donation is too big or too small.  Please let us know how you can help and plan to attend the Auction.  The Ritchie Bros. Auctioneering crew will be on hand.
Donate a PAC Auction Item

Golf @ Branson Hills Golf Club 
Branson Hills Golf Club is a tribute course honoring legendary Missouri golfers.  The course incorporates the natural rock outcroppings, waterfalls, creeks and wooded areas into the design features.  Grab a foursome and plan to join us on one of your first spring golf outings!   Hole and Beverage Cart Sponsorships are available.   Tee-off is at 10:00 am.  Branson Hills is located at 100 Payne Stewart Drive, Branson, MO.

Contact Cheryl or Darlene at the Jefferson City office, 573.636.3188.

3/20/2018 8:00 AM - 3/22/2018 5:00 PM
Hilton Branson Convention Center 200 East Main Street Branson, MO 65616

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Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Complimentary Registration
3/20/2018 8:00 AM - 3/22/2018 12:00 PM
8:00 AM

Includes registration for the Sporting Clays event to be held at Ozark Shooters Sports Complex.  Registration includes practice rounds, ammo and lunch.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM

Sponsorship of the Sporting Clays event. Includes exclusive signage Ozark Shooters Complex stations.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM

Industry Mixer to be held at The Paddlewheel at Branson Landing.  Registration includes appetizers and two (2) drink tickets.
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

ALL-INCLUSIVE Sponsorship:  Includes banner on Convention app, signage at ALL EVENTS, logo on PowerPoint projection, recognition in printed program, and three (3) convention registrations - $2,500
3/21/2018 7:00 AM - 3/22/2018 2:00 PM
7:00 AM

Includes logo on PowerPoint projection, logo on signage, recognition in Convention app and printed program, and one (1) convention registration - $750
3/21/2018 7:00 AM - 3/22/2018 12:00 PM
7:00 AM

Includes logo on PowerPoint projection, logo on signage, recognition in Convention app and printed program, and two (2) convention registrations - $1,250
3/21/2018 7:00 AM - 3/22/2018 12:00 PM
7:00 AM

Includes one (1) convention registration applicable to all March 21-22 functions (excluding golf),  table, electricity and recognition.
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
8:00 AM

Includes:  March 21-Breakfast, Sessions, Lunch, and PAC Auction;  March 22-Continental Breakfast
3/21/2018 8:00 AM - 3/22/2018 12:00 PM
8:00 AM

Registration for AGCMO PAC Auction Only
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Golf to be held at Branson Hills Golf Club located at 100 Payne Stewart Drive, Branson, MO 65616. Includes registration, lunch and two drink tickets.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM

Includes signage at golf course.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM

One (1) sponsorship is available.  Includes logo signage on beverage cart.  You ride along in the cart. Course staff drives the cart and serves beverages.
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM