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The NGAUS 146th General NGAUS Conference will be held August 23-26, 2024
in Detroit, Michigan. 

146th General Conference & Exhibition

  August 23 – 26, 2024

Detroit, Michigan

Join us at the 146th General Conference & Exhibition. More than 2,000 Army and Air National Guard officers from all 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia will gather to connect, party and get down to business setting the NGAUS upcoming legislative agenda. Registration is $180.00 per person and you must be a NGAUS member or guest of a NGAUS member in order to attend. Travel days are Aug 23 and Aug 27. Plan to arrive early if you are participating in optional events.



Download Registration Form

Schedule of Events

Conference Attire for Events

Texas Attendees Letter of Instruction


NGAUS Golf Tournament

NGAUS Vibrations Motorcycle Ride




Transportation to and from the Airport to the Conference Hotels is provided free of charge.  Be sure to sign up for pick up on your registration form.


Texas Delegation Hotel

Coming in April 2024



Become a Sponsor for the
Texas Hospitality Room & the Multi-State Event

on NGAUS Hospitality Night 
Thur/Fri and Sat drop by our room for a drink
with your Texas crew.

On Sun night come to the Multi-State Event.

As always any support is greatly appreciated.


Friday, Aug 23, 2024
Travel Day
Texas Meet & Greet
Golf Tournament – Country Club of Detroit
Motorcycle Ride
Joint Resolutions
Field Grade Mixer
Company Grade/Warrant Officer Mixer/Senior Warrant Officer Mixer –
Belle Isle (Bringing the Virgin Island Carnivale to the Isle)

Saturday, Aug 24, 2024
Fun Run – Ford Tough Urbanathlon (5k)
Army/Air Resolutions
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
Trade Show
Governor’s Reception – Greenfield Village/Henry Ford Museum

Sunday, Aug 25, 2024
Religious Services
Professional Development/Caucus Mtg/General Session
NGAUS Spouse Luncheon – Spouses Choice
Detroit Institute of Arts or Training Day with the NFL
Retirees Luncheon – Yacht Charter
Warrant Officers Luncheon
Task Force Meetings
Trade Show
Hospitality Night – Greektown

Monday, Aug 26, 2024
Trade Show

Army/Air Sessions
Professional Development/General Session
States Dinner – Sound, Taste and Culture of Detroit – TCF Center


147th General Conference
August 22 – 25, 2025
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

148th General Conference
August 28 – 31, 2026
Indianapolis, Indiana

149th General Conference
August 27 – 30, 2027
Salt Lake City, Utah


Since 1959, NGAT has been the voice advocating for the men and women of the Texas Army and Air National Guard.

State Sponsored Life Insurance (SSLI)

Group Term Insurance

This is a low-cost group term life insurance policy which provides coverage on the member, their spouse, and their dependent children. Starting at $3.66 a month for $10,000 policy.


Free $10,000 Life Insurance

NGAT is proud to offer you a benefit of a $10,000 life insurance policy. This policy is offered to new enlistees of the Texas National Guard. Enrollment needs to be completed within 90 days of your enlistment to take advantage of this offer.


Free $1,000 Life Insurance

All currently serving members of the Texas Army and Air National Guard are automatically covered with a FREE $1,000 NGAT Life Insurance policy.


Senior Protect

Low cost Group Level Term Life Insurance for current and former members of the Texas National Guard and Texas State Guard between the ages of 45-75 are eligible to apply with coverage continuing through age 121.

Want to join NGAT?

The National Guard Association of Texas (NGAT) appears before various state and national legislative committees to speak on behalf of the Soldiers and Airmen of the Texas Military Forces. This is why your membership is so important. The greater our membership numbers, the more influence NGAT can bring to the political decision-makers and continue the fight on top issues affecting you and your family. Join NGAT today and make a real difference in the fight for your benefits and your future as a member of the Texas Military Forces.