2017 Industry Conference

The Ohio AgriBusiness Association’s 2017 Industry Conference provides invaluable education and networking opportunities for agribusiness professionals. The conference also features the OABA Industry Dinner & Annual Meeting.

Continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for both Certified Crop Advisers and state licensed pesticide applicators that attend the conference.

When: Feb. 1 & 2, 2017

Where: Columbus Marriott Northwest; 5605 Blazer Pkwy, Dublin, OH 43017

Registration: Click here for secure online registration.

Hotel Accommodations: The OABA group rate for rooms is sold outClick here for more information on how to reserve your room! Please reserve your room by January 13, 2017 to ensure your reservation at the special group rate of $154 per night. The rate of $154 per night (normal rate of $219 per night) is for rooms located on the hotel's Concierge level, which includes its own lounge and bar perfect for networking.  

Conference Agenda 
Click here to view the event agenda. Agenda is subject to change and continuing education units will be available for both Certified Crop Advisers and state licensed pesticide applicators. 

Arriving the night of Jan. 31? Join us for a Welcome Reception on Jan. 31 at 6 p.m., including refreshments and an opportunity for an informal networking with exhibitors, customers and colleagues.

New for 2017
Ohio State University Extension will be offering the fertilizer applicator certification training class on Thursday, Feb. 2 from 3 - 6 p.m. Click here to learn more about the certification. Click here to register and select the Franklin County.

Keynote Speaker
Sponsored by GROWMARK, Inc.

Mark JewellMark Jewell is a speaker, trainer and coach serving organizations by helping them STOP surviving and START thriving in any behavior. Leveraging his experience growing up on a unique farm in Minnesota, Mark brings stories from the past and turns them into relevant lessons today. For nearly 20 years, Mark has been dedicated to improving the lives of the people he works with and helping them reach their full potential.

Through training and coaching programs like Millennial Mastermind and the Agribusiness Relationship Mastery Experience, Mark helps clients become better leaders and salespeople by developing both their mindset AND skillset. After all – the only way to live is to choose to start thriving in all aspects today.

Sponsorships Available

Exhibitor and Sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2017 Industry Conference. Don’t miss out on this tremendous promotional opportunity!  Click here or call 614-326-7520 (option four) for exhibitor and sponsorship details.