2014 Business Day at the Capitol - March 19, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Advance your small business priorities face-to-face with legislators. Join fellow business owners from across the state to speak with one voice on the issues that will help strengthen the business environment to improve the lives of all Minnesotans.
Early Bird Full
Event Registration (before March 3) | $60 per person
Individual Registration | $75 per person
Great River Ballroom
11 East Kellogg Boulevard
St. Paul, MN
9:00 a.m. Exclusive NFIB Briefing and Member Meeting / Registration / Coffee & Rolls
Learn details about the NFIB legislative agenda for the 2014 session
Welcome & Key Messages for 2014 Business Priorities
Attendees will receive written materials outlining each priority.
Business Keynote Address
Mark Larson, president, Digi-Key Corporation
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:00 p.m. Luncheon Keynote (Governor Mark Dayton has been invited to speak)
12:45 p.m. Board buses to the Capitol
No need to worry about where to park around the Capitol! Transportation to and from the Capitol is offered to all guests. Simply board the bus immediately after lunch and be dropped off in front of the Capitol steps in time for your pre-arranged appointments.
1:15 - 3:45 p.m. Appointments with Legislators
Pre-set appointment cards will be handed out at registration based on participant requests when reservation is made.
3:45 p.m. Buses return to the Crown Plaza
Buses will pick up where they dropped off earlier in the afternoon. A 10-minute trip will bring you back to the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Networking Reception
We want to know how your day of lobbying went, so stay for a refreshment and some camaraderie while sharing your success story of the day. Refreshments and light appetizers will be served.
5:30 p.m. Adjourn