Make plans to join us at the 139th General NGAUS Conference
7-10 September 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky

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Hosted by the Kentucky National Guard


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The 139th NGAUS General Conference & Exhibition will bring together over 4,000 attendees. The conference allows members to gather and vote on the top legislative priorities for NGAUS as well as share information and celebrate the camaraderie of being National Guard and NGAUS members.  The conference is packed with keynote speakers, professional development, special events and access to the largest defense industry trade show of the National Guard.  Join us in Louisville, Kentucky's largest city, is situated on the Ohio River along the Indiana border. Every May, its race course Churchill Downs hosts the Kentucky Derby, a renowned horse race whose long history is explored at the Kentucky Derby Museum. Baseball is celebrated at the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, where Major League bats are produced and a giant baseball "slugger" marks the entrance.


What are the conference registration fees?
Registration fee is $180.00 and include the registration, business sessions, professional development, governor's reception, company grade/warrant officer mixer, exhibit hall admission, hospitality night and the states dinner.

Do I have to be a member to attend?
Effective in 2016 in order to attend the NGAUS Conference your dues in NGAUS and NGAT must be current or you will not be permitted to register to attend the conference. Guest/Spouses are not required to be a member. Do you need to join NGAUS? Click here and join now.

What are the Conference Dates?
Conference opens on the morning of September 7, 2017 and concludes with the states dinner  on September 10, 2016.  Travel days are September 7 & September 11, 2017.

Where are we staying?
Texas has been assigned the Galt House, 140 N. Fourth St, Louisville, KY 40202.

What is the lodging rate?
Our lodging rate is $131.00 per night plus taxes.



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NGAUS Conference Schedule of Events


Churchill Downs
Louisville Slugger Museum
Kentucky Derby Museum
Belle of Louisville Riverboat
Louisville Zoo

Urban Bourbon Trail
Waverly Hills Sanatorium
Louisville Mega Cavern
Thomas Edison House
Kentucky Kingdom Amusment Park
Muhammad Ali Center
Cave Hill Cemetery