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Outdoor Industry Registration


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Network with the outdoor media! Learn about hot topics and issues in the outdoors and brush up on communication skills. Opportunities include:

Silent Auction

  • Get your products in the hands of the outdoor media by donating to the OWAA Benefit Auction.

Digital Literature Room

  • Have your press kits and promotional material included on our conference thumb drive provided to all OWAA member attendees.

Hospitality Suites

  • Host and entertain members of the media in a relaxing environment. Rooms are available on Saturday and Sunday nights.

Advertise in the Conference Program

  • Reach hundreds of outdoor communicators at once! Advertisements are available for quarter-, half-, full- and even 2-page advertisements.

Displays/Booths

  • 3-Day booths are for non-product displays. They are set up near the registration area for the duration of the conference. These booths may be manned or unmanned.
  • Breakout Day booths are specifically designed for product demonstration displays, product testing by media members, CVBs and destinations and more. These booths will be available on Sunday morning in conjunction with Shooting Day and Water Demos at the United Northern Sportsmen Club. Shooting Day booths allow handgun, rifle, shotgun, archery and shooting equipment demonstrations. Boating, fishing and other water-based companies will have lake access for product demos.
  • Driving Course: A driving course will be set up during Breakout Day for car, ATV and truck manufacturers.

Meal & Program Sponsorship

  • Increase your visibility at conference and gain access to opportunities available exclusively to conference sponsors
  • Some options include:
    • Podium time during a meal for up to a 20-minute presentation
    • Distribution of marketing materials and samples during the meal
    • An insert opportunity for out attendee giveaway bag
    • Your logo on the conference website
    • …and more
  • Sponsorships available for a number of different opportunities and at a wide range of price points.

For more information on the opportunities available for companies, organizations or agencies at our conference, download our draft conference opportunities packet.

Registration online now
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Water Day at 2015 conference

Water Day at 2015 conference

Breakout Day 2015 conference (Photo Scavenger Hunt from Ruth Hoyt)


Pricing Information

Early-bird pricing until April 28!

Categories & Fees per Person

Early Bird!

Until April 28

April 29 – June 24

Supporting Group (Full 3 Days) $225 $249
Supporting Group (Single Day) $85/day $100/day
Non Supporter (Full 3 Days) $425* $449*

* “Non Supporter Full 3 Day” registration includes price of Supporting Group dues for the second half of 2017

If you have any questions about registering for our upcoming conference, email Jessica Seitz at jseitz[at]owaa.org or call 406-728-7434.

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