MSBA Annual Conference in cooperation with MASA and MO PTA

September 24-27, 2020  |  Kansas City Convention Center

Registration Opens June 1 at 8:00 am

In the fall, MSBA hosts the MSBA Annual Conference in cooperation with MASA – the largest gathering of education leaders in Missouri. The conference features nationally recognized speakers and nearly 100 sessions on a variety of timely topics. The Delegate Assembly convenes during the Annual Conference to adopt the legislative resolutions.

Annual Conference Registration fee is $250 per person

New this year, you can register 10 or more district members for a flat fee of $2500 (for example: register 20 people and your district pays $2500, a savings of $2500)

Who can attend?  Board Members, superintendents, administrators, central office staff, teachers, safety personnel…anyone from MSBA member Districts!

Don’t miss Thursday’s Pre-Conference!

Safe Schools and Colleges Forum for $99 per person

Other registration opportunities include:

Board Secretaries Workshop

Board Presidents Workshop

New Board Member & Refresher Training

COSA Annual Meeting

Annual FutureBuilders Golf Tournament

Saturday General Session featuring – Tony Gonzalez

Pro Football Hall of Famer, Tony Gonzalez is a former Kansas City Chief and Atlanta Falcons All-Pro tight end. After a 17-year long career, he became an analyst on CBS’ NFL pregame show ‘NFL Today’ before transitioning to FOX, where he is a fixture on FOX NFL Kickoff as well as the FOX NFL Sunday show.

Conference Hotel Information


Book your reservation and receive the special MSBA rate.

Located in the heart of the city’s business, government and theater districts, the stunning Kansas City Marriott Downtown provides a delightful stay for business and leisure travel. This two-tower complex, unique among Kansas City hotels, combines newly restored historic elegance with modern luxury. The atrium waterfall at the entrance accents the hotel’s dramatic beauty. All 946 guest rooms and 37 suites offer spacious design and wireless Internet access. Each and every room is a Room that Works — ergonomically designed for maximum efficiency.

Hotel’s Coronavirus Policy

City of KCMO COVID-19 Updates


Jaime Fessler – Manager, Conferences & Events
573-445-9920, ext. 303

Sharon Horbyk – Director, Business Development
573-445-9920, ext. 373

MSBA’s Student Showcase of
Public School Choice
Colleen Mahon – Administrative Specialist
573-445-9920, ext. 340

Exhibitor Information

Exhibitor Information

The conference venue will observe health advisories in place at the time of the event, including physical distancing protocol, if necessary.  We need to work together to ensure the safety of our children and ourselves.

Kansas City Information

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