DERBY CITY. NGATN Members are cordially invited to attend the 139th General NGAUS Conference September 7-10, 2017. Scroll down to learn more about the Conference, download Registration Forms, plan for future conferences, and browse photos from last year’s conference.
This Year’s Events Serving, Separated, Retired, and Spouses of Tennessee Guard Members, are welcome to join usinthe Commonwealth State for fellowship, food and fun! The Conference main event willbeheld in the Kentucky Exposition Center in downtown Louisville. Tennessee’s residence is the luxurious, Ohio-River waterfront Galt House Hotel, official host of the 2017 Kentucky Derby! The Galt House sits in the heart of Whiskey Row, is strategically located near Kentucky’s top-rated restaurant scene, the Muhammed Ali Museum, and the Louisville Slugger Museum. Louisville Cardinals fans-the Galt is only 5.3 miles from Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium!
NGAUS attendees can play like a pro at the exclusive Persimmon Ridge Golf and Polo Club on the Arthur Hills championship course, and Company Grade Officers gather for dinner, drinks, and dancing at the 4th Street Tavern and the Capital Sports Club & Social Club.
Second OPD seminar, Second Business Session, and Caucuses continue while Spouses and Separated/Retired Guard enjoy luncheons with Southern hospitality at the Galt House while Warrant Officers convene for a combined Caucus and Luncheon. Corporate Exhibits will be open throughout the day. Committee and Task Force meetings fill the rest of the day, and the evening full of festivities kicks off with South Eastern Conference (SEC) Hospitality night.
Third and Final OPD and Business Sessions will continue during the day, and Corporate Exhibitors will open throughout the day. Army and Air Guard will attend separate sessions to address Branch specific issues. The evening and Conference concludes with the annual States’ Dinner at the Kentucky Exposition Center (formal or semi-formal attire/uniform or “Derby” attire requested!)
Why Should I Go?
The National Conference is held annually in a different city that offers great services andamenities for Guard Members and their families. During the Conference, National Military and Political Figures speak to the current state of the Guard, address issues facing the Force, and call for Member action to create better informed and involved Guard Members. Professional Development Sessions and Business Meetings provide opportunity for growth as a Guard Leader. NGAUS also sponsors special events like Golf Tournaments, Mixers, and Luncheons to facilitate introductions and reunions with Guard Members and their Spouses from all over the country. During downtime, visit local hangouts and photograph famous landmarks in the city.
To learn more about this year’s conference and view the current year’s trailer, visit the NGAUS 139th General Conference Site. To Register, scroll down.
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