2018 OFA Spring Leadership Conference

May 03, 2018 3:00 PM to May 05, 2018 1:00 PM
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Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center
1705 East Airport Road
Hermiston, OR 97838

OFA and The Umatilla County Fair invite all OFA members to the 2018 Spring Leadership Conference in Hermiston.

The Conference provides an excellent opportunity to gain valuable information and network with your fair colleagues. 

OFA Spring Conference host hotel is the Oxford Suites Hermiston!  OFA has been offered the special group rate of $99 / King and $106/ Double Queen.  Please call to hotel directly at 541-564-8000 to book your room and make sure to ask for the OFA group rate! 

Silent Auction 
Please plan to bring one quality item for the silent auction.

Conference Schedule
Thursday, May 3
2:00pm - 4:00pm     OFA Committee meetings
4:00pm - 6:00pm     OFA Board Meeting
6:00pm - 8:00pm     Dinner Break
8:00pm - 10:00pm   No-Host President's Reception at Midway Bar and Grill
Friday, May 4
8:00am - 9:00am      Registration
9:00am - 10:00am    Welcome Session and Keynote speaker, Representative Greg Smith
10:15am - 12:15pm  Education Sessions
12:15pm - 1:00pm    Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm      Tour of EOTEC
2:00pm - 4:00pm      Education Session
4:00pm - 5:00pm      Roundtable Discussions
5:00pm - 6:00pm      Happy Hour
6:00pm - 9:00pm      Dinner and Entertainment
Saturday, May 5
8:30am - 9:00am      Area Meetings
9:00am -12:00pm     Education Sessions

Optional Activities Offered
Hermiston is proud to host two events following the OFA Spring Conference and all OFA members are invited to attend these events.  A Cinco De Mayo celebration will take place in the event center on Saturday afternoon followed by a Challenge of Champions Rodeo. Rodeo tickets will be offered to OFA members at a discounted rate of $8 per person when purchased at the Spring Conference.   


$60.00 Conference Registration (includes all materials, meals, and tour)

$15.00 Friday Guest Lunch

$25.00 Friday Guest Dinner