2019 MTA Annual Convention logo

Join Us for our Annual Convention and Trade Show!
March 18-20, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, Minnesota


5 Reasons You Don't Want to Miss Out!

  1. Meet with our exhibitors and sponsors at the largest state telecommunications association Convention and Trade Show in the nation!
  2. Learn from industry experts. Our educational sessions are informative and pertinent to current issues facing the telecommunications industry.
  3. Networking. Connect with your peers and with more than 44 small, medium and large telecommunications providers from Minnesota and the surrounding states.
  4. Issues Update Luncheon: DEED Commissioner Steve Grove. Cost to attend is $45/person (includes lunch).
  5. Keynote Presentation: The Bowtie Economist! Be inspired, laugh and have FUN with The Bowtie Economist Elliot Eisenberg. 

Registration Rates

After February 25, 2019, rates increase by $25. On-site registration will add $25 to the cost of admission. (Cancellation policy below).

Receptions are included in the price of admission. Rates do NOT include the Issues Luncheon. This lunch may be purchased separately for a cost of $45.

To receive the Student rate, please call the office at 651-291-7311 to register.

Early Rate
(by Feb. 25)
Regular Rate
(after Feb. 25)
On-site Rate
Full Convention – Active/Affiliate Member $190 $215 $240
Full Convention – Associate Member $260 $285 $310
Full Convention – Non-member $330 $355 $380
Daily Rate (Mon., Tues. or Wed.) – Member $110 $135 $160
Daily Rate (Mon., Tues. or Wed.) – Non-member $230 $255 $280
Retiree $50 $50 $75
Student Free Free Free

Full Convention – Active/Affiliate Member

Early (By Feb. 25) — $190
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $215
On-site — $240

Full Convention –Associate Member

Early (By Feb. 25) — $260
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $285
On-site — $310

Full Convention – Non-member

Early (By Feb. 25) — $330
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $355
On-site — $380

Daily Rate (Mon., Tues. or Wed.) – Member

Early (By Feb. 25) — $110
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $135
On-site — $160

Daily Rate (Mon., Tues. or Wed.) – Non-member

Early (By Feb. 25) — $230
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $255
On-site — $280


Early (By Feb. 25) — $50
Regular (After Feb. 25) — $50
On-site — $75


Free (Call the office at 651-291-7311 to register)

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Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities

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Thank you, Sponsors and Exhibitors

Keynote Sponsor

MP Nexlevel, LLC

Platinum Sponsors

Calix logo

Inteliquent logo

Olsen Thielen CPAs


Gold Sponsors

Finley Engineering Company, Inc.
National Information Solutions Cooperative
TelCom Construction, Inc.

Silver Sponsors

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Interstate Telcom Consulting, Inc.
Moss & Barnett
Power Product Services

Bronze Sponsors

Badger Communications Corporation
Border States Electric
Com Tech-Leavitt Insurance Services, Inc.
Communication Network Engineering Inc.
Dakota Supply Group
FS3, Inc.
Pinnacle Marketing Group
Power & Tel

Coffee Break Sponsor

DF Countryman Co
New Sunrise Beginnings, Inc.

Continental Breakfast Sponsor

TelCom Construction, Inc

Lanyard Sponsor


Schedule at a Glance Sponsor


Opening Reception Sponsors

Connectivity Solutions Direct LLC
Enersys Battery
FARR Technologies, LLC
Grissinger Johnson Sales
Interstate Telcom Consulting, Inc.
LaPointe Utilities, Inc.
MACC (Mid America Computer Corp.)
Mapcom Systems
Ramstad Technologies, LLC
Telcom Insurance Group

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Cancellation Policy: With submitted cancellation notice received by February 25, 2019, you will receive a full refund, less a $25 administrative charge. Cancellations after February 25 are non-refundable. Notices of cancellation must be submitted online to the MTA office here. No-shows will not receive refunds.

Registration for this event acknowledges consent to be filmed or photographed.