You can find presentations from the event HERE.
2019 Conference Overview:
Date: February 26th, 2019 from 8am-5pm
Where: McNamara Alumni Center at the University of Minnesota, 200 Oak Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
2019 REGISTRATION COST:
**Register Prior to January 10th, 2019
Registration starting January 10th, 2019
|MERC NON-MEMBER||$350 early bird pricing for members only||$350|
* Members include Corporate and Supplier Members
**Early Bird Registration must be PAID for by 1/10/2019
If your organization registers 8 paid conference attendees, the 9th conference registration is free. This applies to members and non-members. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you cancel on 2/15 or after, you will be refunded your registration fee, minus a $75 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds available after 2/24/19.
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ BEFORE YOU REGISTER FOR THE 2019 MERC EVENT
As a reminder, membership to MERC is complimentary for individuals that are responsible for the relocation of their company’s employees. Individuals that provide a service or product to assist a company with relocating their employees are considered Supplier Members and must purchase a Supplier Membership to be eligible for the member rate. Memberships beginning in 2018 were purchased on an individual basis and cannot be purchased by a Company for use with multiple individuals. Early bird pricing is available to current 2019 members only.
Visit our Membership page for additional information or to apply for membership.
The MERC 2019 Conference Welcome Reception will be on February 25th, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. At the Hewing Hotel 300 Washington Ave N., Minneapolis 55401 sponsored by Plus Relocation and Bristol Global Relocation. There will be street and valet parking available.
Immediately following the educational sessions, you are invited to attend a hosted cocktail reception. This event is generously sponsored by Alexander's Mobility.
We have arranged a group rate at The Graduate Minneapolis Hotel and the Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown click HOTEL for more information about this offer.
INDOOR LAWN GAMES TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT THE RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE
During the conference we will be having a Lawn Games Tournament to benefit The Ronald McDonald House. Games will include Giant Jenga, Cornhole, and Yahtzee. Registration proceeds going to the charity. Sign up is just $20 per person. This is an add on to the Conference Registration and can be found HERE
Find items to bring to donate to The Ronald McDonald House with their wish list here.
PRELIMINARY AGENDA CAN BE FOUND HERE
SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION: SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE 2019 CONFERENCE ARE CLOSED IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SPONSORING A FUTURE MERC EVENT PLEASE CONTACT INFO@MNERC.ORG WITH YOUR INQUIRES.
McNAMARA EVENT CENTER FLOOR PLAN HERE
Thank you to our 35th Annual Conference "Land of 10,000 Lakes" Sponsors:
and to our Lanyard Sponsor and Networking Event Sponsors:
The McNamara Center is located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota Minneapolis campus, across from Williams Arena and TCF Bank Stadium. An adjacent 500-car ramp is connected by tunnel to the Alumni Center. The ramp entrance is on University Ave. Parking is $3.00 per hour with a daily maximum of $12.00. Once inside the parking ramp, take the East elevator to tunnel B or street level. The Alumni Center is the copper building adjacent to the ramp.
Thank you to our 35th Annual Conference "Goldy Gopher" Sponsors:
Thank you to our 35th Annual Conference "Walleye" Sponsors: