Schedule at a Glance

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi, Mississippi

 

Wednesday, July 18th

 

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

"LET'S GET SAUCED" Reception

Sponsored by faces and Eastern Metal Supply
Sal & Mookie's New York Pizza & Ice Cream Joint, 110 Lameuse St.
Less than a 10-minute walk from the Beau Rivage and directly across the street from the Hard Rock Cafe. Meeting in lobby @ 5:45 p.m. for group walk.

 

Thursday, July 19th

 

11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Registration Desk Open - Convention Floor

 

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Scholarship Office - Gardenia

 

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting - Azalea BC

(MSSA Policy: All Board Meetings are open)

 

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Achieving Real Business Results: - Camellia A

Understanding each person's strengths allows organizations to build great teams, develop future leaders, and create an amazing culture.

 

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Exhibits Setup - Magnolia Ballroom

 

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Networking Reception - Azalea ABC

 

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Golf Calcutta - Azalea ABC

 

Friday, July 20th

 

6:00 am - 12:30 pm

Biloxi Charter Fishing aboard the Silver Dollar III - THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Meeting in West Bus Lobby, Bus departing @ 6:00 a.m. to Point Cadet Marina. Boats (2) departing 6:30 am sharp! Returning @ 11:30 a.m. Breakfast sandwich, fruit and coffee available by Bus Lobby entrance
This event is SOLD OUT

 

7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Golf Elvis Davis Golf Classic

Meeting in West Bus Lobby, Bus departing @ 7:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast @ golf course

Shotgun start @ 8:00 am, please arrive by 7:30 am

Returning at 2:00 p.m.

Shell Landing Golf Club: 3499 Shell Landing Blvd., Gautier, MS 39553

 

7:45 am - 6:00 pm

Registration Desk Open - Convention Floor

 

8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Skeet & Trap Event
Meeting in West Bus Lobby, Bus departing @ 8:30 a.m., returning 1:00 p.m.

Coast Rifle and Pistol Club: 16706 Highway 67, Biloxi, MS

 

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Call to Action: Honoring Our Veterans

Meeting in Hotel Lobby @ 9:00 am, returning 12:30 pm.

 

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Exhibits Setup - Magnolia Ballroom

 

4:30 pm - 5:45 pm

The Reception for New Members - Azalea ABC
By invitation only, 2017-18 New Members, Elite Classes, Board Members and Past Presidents

 

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

MSSA Reception - Magnolia Foyer

 

6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Business Dinner / Awards - Camellia Ballroom

Including: Sponsors Acknowledgment, Sign Design Contest Awards, Agnew/Condray

Elite Class 2018 Awards / Introduction of 2019 Elite Class

 

6:45 pm - 7:00 pm

Scholarship Awards

 

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Scholarship Live Auction / Raffle / Agnew-Condray Award

 

Saturday, July 21st

 

8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Registration Desk Open - Convention Floor

 

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Past Presidents' Breakfast - Azalea C

(Past MSSA Presidents welcome)

 

9:00 am - 9:20 am

Product MFR., MFR Representatives, Suppliers & Engineers Meeting - Magnolia Ballroom by stage

 

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Seminar: When OSHA Darkens Your Door - Azalea A & B

Being prepared, staying compliant, and knowing your rights.

 

10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Open - Magnolia Ballroom

Including: Silent Auction

Open to all Members, lite lunch provided

 

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Exhibitor Breakdown

 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Elite Class 2017, 2018 and 2019 - Azalea C

 

5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

All Things Southern, MSSA 'Hanging Out' with Lazy Magnolia Brewery

Meet in Bus Lobby @ 5:15, buses departing @ 5:30 pm

Buses returning to hotel @ 10:00 & 11:00 pm
Brewery Tour, Musical Entertainment, Beer Tastings and a Southern Dinner