Seeing Clear in 20/20
Join us February 16-18, 2020 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield, IL for GFAI's Annual Convention and Trade Show!
Sharpen Your Skills.
Get Ideas to Improve Your Business.
Gain a New Perspective.
* If you are an exhibitor, please use the link below to register.
** MUST LOGIN TO RECEIVE MEMBER PRICING. Click the "Register Online" button first then proceed to login (green button, upper right corner) to your member portal. Please contact the office if you have questions. You can also use this form to register offline.
Book Your Hotel Room!
Crowne Plaza: $140 / Night | Holiday Inn: $125 / Night
*Please Note: Guests will have until January 17, 2020 to cancel room reservations without penalty. On January 18th, each reservation will be charged a cancellation fee equal to one night's stay. Only modifications will be accepted. January 24th is the last day to book a room in the GFAI block to receive this special rate.
Visit Our Trade Show!
The trade show is located on the first floor of the hotel, near the registration desk and at the heart of all conference activity! To give exhibitors the greatest opportunity to interact with attendees - meals, social functions and contests will also occur in the exhibit area. Exhibitor Booths are SOLD OUT! Please call the GFAI office at 217.787.2417 to be added to a waiting list.
Let the FUN BEGIN!
WIN $3,000 on Monday!
The Scholarship Committee is selling 250 raffle tickets for a Draw Down! The final winners will be drawn in the trade show at 4pm on Monday, Feb 17. Cash prizes range from $100-$200. The LAST ticket drawn WINS $3,000!
1st place = $3,000
2nd = $750 | 3rd = $450
Need not be present to win!
Sunday, February 16
8:30 - 10:30 p.m.
Join us for the first Casino Night where all registered attendees can play Craps, Roulette and Blackjack for fun and prizes!
Use special decoder glasses to find a secret, hidden letter at each participating exhibit booth. Then, compile those letters to reveal the secret Decoder Game message! All correct guesses will be entered to receive a
$500 cash prize!
A Silent auction will be held in the Trade Show and Live Auction will take place at the Monday morning General Session.
Two ways to get involved:
1. Donate an item like event tickets, basket, handmade goods, toys, etc. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Get those hands in the air and put pen to paper to buy these amazing items! All proceeds will be used for scholarships and to promote careers in the industry.
Live Auction Item
GAC Moisture Tester!
If you are in the market for a GAC 2500-UGMA grain tester, consider purchasing it on our Live Auction at the Monday Morning General Session! 100% of your investment goes to GFAI's scholarship program! Donated by Seedburo & AgPoint Precision!
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Special Thank You To Our Event Partners!
Platinum and Gold Sponsors