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2017 OWAA Conference — June 24-26 — Duluth, Minnesota

The 90th annual OWAA conference is an opportunity for outdoor communicators and outdoor groups, businesses and agencies that are involved in the world of outdoor communication to learn and connect with others in the industry. It gives attendees a chance to network with other professionals, allows them to build crucial business outlets and helps improve their skills.

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Don’t miss the chance to:
  • Network with other media professionals
  • Improve your skills
  • Get unique story ideas

Members of the outdoor media have incredible opportunities throughout the 3-day event to hone in on their outdoor communication skills by attending seminars, building relationships with other professionals and testing state-of-the-art equipment at “Breakout Day.” Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from some of the best outdoor communication professionals at seminars that will unlock your full potential as a professional. You can also take advantage of pre- and post-conference trips that take you on incredible outdoor adventures to build story material. Possibilities include fishing, hiking, biking, photography trips, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and more.

Photo by Lisa Densmore Ballard

Photo by Lisa Densmore Ballard

 

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Sponsorship, Exhibit, Advertising Opportunities at the OWAA Conference

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Secure your place as a valuable resource for America’s outdoors communicators via a partnership with OWAA. The annual conference also provides additional opportunities just for outdoor groups, agencies and businesses:

  • Showcase new products
  • Network with outdoor media members
  • Sponsor meals and conference programming to gain targeted publicity for products, programs, and/or conservation initiatives
  • Advertise in the OWAA conference Program
  • Opportunities for impressive booth displays
  • Market your company

Conference is the best opportunity for OWAA to uphold our mission to improve the professional skills of our members, set the highest ethical and communication standards, encourage public enjoyment and conservation of natural resources and mentor the next generation of professional outdoor communicators. This is the ultimate way for outdoor communicators to improve writing and develop skills and for outdoor industry professionals to build and extend their market to a vast number of outdoor press. Let’s talk!

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