National Conference

The 139th NGAUS General Conference and Exhibition is fast approaching and it is time to start making arrangements for our Mississippi Delegation to attend 7-10 September 2017.  Travel days are Tuesday, 5 September 2017 and Wednesday, 6 September 2017.

Our hotel is the Louisville Marriott Downtown; we have 100 rooms blocked.   Room deposit is $100.00.  The actual cost of the hotel room is $131.00 per night (tax and fees not included).

Registration fee for the conference is $180 per person.  This fee covers, exhibit hall access, business sessions, hospitality night, CG/WO Mixer, spouse’s luncheon, Warrant Officer Luncheon and Caucus, coffee breaks, Governor’s Reception and States Dinner.  Most other activities are at an additional cost.

The Golf Tournament is Thursday, 7 September 2017.  The tournament will be played at Persimmon Ridge Golf Club.  Registration fee is $125.00 per person.

The Fun Run is Friday, 8 September 2017.  The run will be at the Louisville Waterfront Park with a registration fee of $15.00 per person.

The Spouses Lunch is Sunday, 9 September 2017 at the Galt House Hotel.

NGAUS has agreed to pay most of the cost for the Retirees Luncheon.  However, a $5 fee per life member is required.  Please include this with your other deposits to reserve a ticket.  All retirees are encouraged to attend.

Registration is available to you at under “Events Tab”; “National Conference”; “Register as an Individual” to complete registration, room deposit and other events, or you can complete the enclosed form and return to NGAMS, Attention:  Greg Taylor, P. O. Box 627, Jackson, MS  39205-0627, or email to  Please complete your registration as quickly as possible, BUT NOT LATER THAN 1 JULY 2017.   Even if you are designated as an Official Delegate, you must submit a room deposit by this date to guarantee your room.  More information on delegates will be published at a later date.

If you have questions, or need assistance, contact Greg Taylor at 601-354-7555 or email

 C. Allen McDaniel II

Executive Director