47th Annual American Gelbvieh Association National Convention

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December 7-9, 2017
Hyatt Regency Wichita
Wichita, Kansas

Convention Registration

Convention registration is:
$90.00/adult
$35.00/junior (ages 8-21)
children 7 and under are free.

Early convention registration ends October 31 and prices will increase.

Register online for the 47th Annual AGA National Convention using the link below:

Click here to register online

Hotel Reservations

The convention headquarters hotel is the Hyatt Regency Wichita, located at 400 W. Waterman Street, Wichita, KS 67202.

A block of rooms is available at the headquarters hotel at the rate of $112.00/night. Rooms can be reserved online by clicking the link below or by calling 316-293-1234.

Click here to make hotel reservations

Schedule of Events

Thursday, December 7
10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon     AGA Board of Directors Meeting
1:00-2:00 p.m.     Opening General Session
2:00-3:00 p.m.     Breed Promotion Committee Meeting
3:00-3:15 p.m.     Break
3:15-4:00 p.m.     Break-Out Sessions: National Sale Committee Meeting, Rules & Bylaws Committee Meeting
4:00-4:45 p.m.     Break-Out Sessions: National Show Committee Meeting, Finance Committee Meeting
5:30-6:00 p.m.     Kick-off Reception

Friday, December 8
8:00 a.m.     Industry Tour
12:00 noon     Lunch, provided
1:30-4:30 p.m.     3rd Annual Cattlemen’s Profit Roundup
6:00-8:00 p.m.     Bull Pen Session

Saturday, December 9 
8:00-10:00 a.m.     Breed Improvement Committee Meeting, Member Education Committee Meeting
10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon     American Gelbvieh Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
1:30-3:30 p.m.     AGA Annual Membership Meeting
Members in good standing may attend and vote at the annual meeting at no cost
6:00-8:00 p.m.     Awards Banquet

Awards Applications

Each year the American Gelbvieh Association recognizes those who have impacted the AGA and the Gelbvieh breed through the Hall of Fame and Breeder of the Year awards. If you would like to nominate an individual for either of these awards, please download and complete the applications found below. Applications are due to the AGA office on August 25, 2017.

Hall of Fame

The purpose of the AGA Hall of Fame is to recognize someone for his/her lasting contribution to the growth and development of the Gelbvieh breed through the influence of the cattle he/she has bred, breed promotion efforts, and/or the leadership provided to the AGA. To view past inductees to the AGA Hall of Fame, click here.

AGA Hall of Fame Nomination Application

Breeder of the Year

AGA Breeder of the Year Application