11:30 a.m.
MBA Golf Tournament* (12:30 shotgun start) Not a golfer? Pamper yourself with a 10% discount at The Spa at Madden’s.
4:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Registration and Check-in
6:00 p.m.
Leadership Development Academy and First Time Attendee Gathering
6:30 p.m.
Kickoff Reception and Dinner
6:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet
7:00 a.m.
Registration and Check-in
7:30 a.m.  ABA and Federal Update 
8:05 a.m.  From the Eye of a Needle to the Eye of a Hurricane: Connecting the Threads of Animal Agriculture
9:15 a.m.  What Happens Next?
10:30 a.m.   Products Show
11:30 a.m. 
Lunch and Keynote: Story Driven Leadership
1:15 p.m.
Minnesota and the 2020 Elections and Beyond
2:45 p.m.
Excursions *
  • Axe Throwing & Trap Shooting Adventure
  • Brainerd Lakes' Brews, Booze and Bites
  • Gull Lake Cruise
(*) Optional. Additional registration and fees apply.
6:00 p.m.
Dinner at the Races
6:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet
8:00 a.m.
MBA Business Meeting
8:30 a.m.
You May be Playing in the Minors, But Act Like a Major League Player
9:45 a.m.
Break-out sessions

1. Ag Advocacy and Literacy Through Social Media

2. Become the Best Place to Work: Strategies to Attract, Develop & Retain Talent

11:00 a.m.
Keeping Bankers and Branches Relevant in an Online World
12:00 p.m.
Celebration Reception, Luncheon and Awards Presentation
Keynote: Connecting to Life Through F.U.N.!
2:30 p.m.