Don’t miss out! Participate in all our networking events for your best opportunity to connect with other industry professionals and grow your network!
Tuesday, March 24 | 8:00 AM – 8:45 AM
Highly recommended for ALL Conference attendees – newcomer and veteran alike. Every year we make changes based on the feedback we receive from our attendees and exhibitors. Take advantage of this session designed to help you understand the conference structure, organization and opportunities. This is the best place to learn about what’s new and decide how to make the best use of your time at the Excavation Safety Conference.
Official Opening: Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, March 24 | 3:00 PM
Join us for the official opening of the Excavation Safety Conference as we greet our guests for the Welcome Reception held on the exhibit floor.
Tuesday, March 24 | 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Come together and celebrate the kickoff of the 2020 Excavation Safety Conference! The perfect opportunity to network with colleagues and explore solutions and new technologies with vendors who add value to your experience. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar available.
CGA Annual Meeting
Wednesday, March 25 | 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
The annual CGA meeting provides an excellent opportunity to learn about current and future CGA initiatives to ensure public safety, environmental protection and the integrity of all industry services. All registration types are welcome. You do not have to be a CGA member to attend.
Locate & Damage Prevention Technology Forum
Wednesday, March 25 | 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
Designed to give locating professionals and damage prevention stakeholders an introduction to the latest equipment and technology. The forum, presented in a rapid-fire format, offers a look at new products and services released by our exhibitors within the past year. Held in an exhibit hall theater, the forum is open to all registration types.
Wednesday, March 25 | 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Don’t miss the prime-time social event of the Conference. Access to this amazing networking event is included in a Full Conference registration! Tickets are available for purchase for guests or other registration types.
Outdoor Demo Fair and Picnic Lunch
Thursday, March 26 | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Enjoy your lunch in the sun as you stroll along the avenue of exhibitor equipment and demonstrations. A great opportunity to gain live, hands-on experience with the newest tools in the damage prevention industry.
Click Before You Dig Golf Scramble
NOW ON FRIDAY!
Friday, March 27 | 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Enjoy a day on the links and get one last chance to network with your contacts. Following the Conference, this is the perfect way to finish out the week.
2020 Mentorship Program
Share your knowledge and expertise with an upcoming professional within the industry who has never had the opportunity to attend the Excavation Safety Conference and would benefit from the education and experiences that are only available here. Help them connect with other industry professionals and build their network; guide them as they expand their knowledge base and develop core skills and best practices. With your Full Conference registration, you can mentor a future leader for the deeply discounted rate of ***ONLY $811!*** As you complete your registration for 2020 through the online registration system, select the box indicating you have someone you would like to mentor. Provide a name and email and we’ll take care of the rest!
Mentor must be a returning delegate registering as a Full Conference delegate. Mentee must be a first-time attendee. Mentee does not need to be from the same company as Mentor. Age restrictions do not apply. Program is not retroactive to existing registrations. Mentee registration is non-transferrable and non-refundable.
“There is a variety of sessions, demos and trainings happening throughout the conference that are beneficial to every industry” Robert Edwards, Citizens Energy Group – 5 time attendee