national convention and tradeshow   May 11 - 15, 2022 | Nashville, TN

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A note from NSAA about the National Convention:

NSAA is planning to hold the 2022 National Convention and Tradeshow in person. Before you register, please consider the following: 

  • COVID-related protocols will be in place and enforced. Protocols will be developed in accordance with local regulations and the most recent scientific recommendations.  
  • We will share these specific policies prior to the event.
  • If you are not comfortable in group settings, even with protocols in place, you may not want to register for this event.
  • Plan and book your travel and lodging with these considerations in mind, including understanding all cancellation policies.
  • In the event we are forced to cancel be due to a significant and unforeseen occurrence, your event registration will be fully refunded. 

For those of you who joining us, we are confident in your ability to safely attend our event. Personal responsibility will be the key to a successful event. If you have any other questions that we can assist with please reach out here.

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Mountain Foundation Scholarships

Want to attend this event but don’t have the financial means to do so? Consider applying for a Mountain Foundation scholarship. Click here to learn more. The application deadline is March 15.


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2022 Preliminary Schedule

Sessions and times subject to change - we'll keep you updated here!

Tuesday, May 10

9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m. ANSI B77 Meetings

Wednesday, May 11

9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m. ANSI B77 Meetings
TBD Board of Directors

Thursday, May 12

7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Registration/Check-in Open
8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Committee Meetings
12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Exhibit Move-in
2:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Industry Spotlight Programs
5:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Annual Business Meeting
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Welcome Reception

Friday, May 13

7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Registration/Check-in Open
7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Exhibit Move-in
8:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m. General Session
Opening Remarks, Lifetime Achievement Awards, Keynote
10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Education Sessions
11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tradeshow Opening Lunch
1:45 p.m.-3:00 p.m. General Session
Lifetime Achievement Awards
3:15 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Education Sessions
3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Next Generation Leaders Event
4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Tradeshow Reception

Saturday, May 14

8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Registration/Check-in Open
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. General Session
Industry Impact Award and Lifetime Achievement Award
11:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Tradeshow Lunch
1:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Exhibit Move-out
1:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Education Sessions
2:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Education Sessions
4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. NSAA Awards Ceremony
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Final Night Party

Sunday, May 15

8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. NSAA Golf Tournament

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2021 Annual Awards Ceremony Recap

Thank you to everyone who joined us in celebrating the 2020-21 season. We were able to recognize this year's award finalists and winning programs, and the resorts and teams behind them. We also share special thanks with the individuals who led us through this special year. We'll share the recording soon. Please enjoy this video celebrating the recipients of the 2021 Industry Impact Award, the ski area frontline workers. Learn more about the outstanding work from ski areas across the country and celebrate your peers below.

All Award Winners     Awards Press Release     Lifetime Achievement Recipients

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