Burn & Learn

Burn & Learn

May 16-17 – Kalahari Resort & Convention Center – Sandusky, OH

Join us for MSHPBA’s only in-person training and networking event this summer!

MidStates HPBA’s Burn & Learn 2023 offers members the opportunity to earn CEUs towards their NFI and CSIA certification while attending education sessions and hands-on training designed to improve and grow your business. In addition to education, members can:

  • meet industry experts and network with your peers
  • sharpen your skills and learn new ways to increase your bottom line
  • become an NFI Certified Professional
  • enjoy a delicious meal at our annual Tailgate Party
  • view the latest products and services
  • bid on products donated by our sponsors

Burn & Learn Agenda

Tuesday, May 16
10 AM – 5:30 PM
WORKSHOP SESSIONS

Technical Workshop
Gas Hands-On Training

Presented by Napoleon
Our popular hands-on training workshop provides valuable training for all of your employees and will help eliminate service callbacks. This year’s workshop will be presented by Napoleon. Space is limited for this event, register early.

Business Workshop
Our Burn & Learn business workshop session will include an open forum discussion with industry experts on topics important to your business in today’s market. More details to come.

Tuesday, May 16
6 PM – 9 PM
TAILGATE SPONSOR EVENT & PRODUCT AUCTION

Grab your favorite sports jersey and join us for a delicious dinner prepared by our sponsors during our annual Tailgate event. Preview the top grills in action, view the latest products in our outdoor burn area, and bid on fabulous products generously donated by our sponsors.

Wednesday, May 17
8 AM – 9 AM
BREAKFAST PRESENTATION

MSHPBA, HPBA, and Government Affairs Update
Take a few minutes to learn what is new in your affiliate and at HPBA national and how to fully utilize your member benefits.

Wednesday, May 17
9:30 AM – 12 PM
PRESENTATION TBD

Tailgating Done Right

Tuesday, May 16 • 6-9 pm

Grab your favorite sports jersey and join us for a delicious dinner prepared by our sponsors during our annual Tailgate event. Preview the top grills in action, view the latest products in our outdoor burn area, and bid on fabulous products generously donated by our sponsors.

Hotel Reservations

HOST HOTEL:
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
7000 Kalahari Dr
Sandusky, OH 44870

ROOM RATE:
$129 per night, plus tax and fees

TO RESERVE A ROOM AT THE KALAHARI:

Online: https://book.passkey.com/e/50459592

By Phone: Call (877) 525-2427 and let them know you are with the MidStates HPBA Burn & Learn event.

If you should have any issues reserving your room, please call our office at (314) 400-2116.

Cut-off date for hotel reservations is Monday, April 14, 2023. After April 14, MSHPBA and the Kalahari cannot guarantee the discounted room rate.

Burn & Learn 2022 Sponsors