2018 OAAI Conference

Hotel Information

For your convenience, a block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Indigo Riverwalk in Naperville, Illinois which will be our conference site for 2018. You can reserve your room online under the OAAI room block by going directly to the link provided below.The Indigo Hotel is located along Naperville’s crown jewel the downtown Riverwalk.  It is approximately 25 miles from O’Hare airport and Midway Airport.  Parking is free at this hotel.

Hotel Indigo Naperville Riverwalk

If you are not using the link provided above, but rather, making your reservation by telephone, please let them know you are with the Outdoor Advertising Association of Illinois/OAAI to ensure you are placed in our room block.  We have secured a room rate of $169.00 per night. The cut-off date to reserve your room will be July 26, 2018. Any reservations past that date will be accepted on a space available basis.

Hotel Indigo can be reached at 630-778-9676. If you are told the room block is full, please call the OAAI office at 217-522-6224 before making other arrangements.

 

Conference Agenda

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

1:00 pm. Golf Outing –
YOU WILL RECEIVE A SEPARATE REGISTRATION FORM
Seven Bridges Golf Course

Thursday August 23, 2018

DAY 1 Principals, sales & real estate teams.

  • 8:15 to 9:00 am
    Coffee
  • 9:00 to 9:30 am
    Welcome by the president.
    Update
  • 10:00 to 10:45 am
    National Update – Kerry Yoakum – OAAA
  • 10:45 to 11:00 am
    Break
  • 11:00 – 12: 00pm
    IDOT Update – Bonus Agreement
  • 12:00 to 1:00  pm
    Lunch
  • 1:00 to 2:00 – pm
    Open Discussion
    Bob Connors – Mid America Advertising
    Vince Miller – DDI Media
    Kerry Yoakum – OAAA
  • 2:00 to 2:15 – pm
    Break
  • 2:15 – 3:00 –  pm
    OOH Facts and Figures
    Miller – DDI Media
  • 3:00 to 4:00 pm
    Today’s Media Buy
    Dennis Poshard – Arthur Agency
    President
    Clint Eilerts – Arthur Agency
    Partner, Creative Director
  • 4:00 pm
    Visit the vendor’s booths.Personal time, return emails, make phone calls

RECEPTION

  • 6:00
    Cocktail Reception – Off site.  Place to be determined.
    Principals, sales operations and lease team.

Friday August 24, 2018

DAY 2Principals &operations

  • 8:00 to 9:00 am –
    Breakfast.
  • 9:00 to 9:30 am –
    Image Quality for Digital Billboard Displays
    Chaz Fuhrman – Daktronics
    Joni Schmeichel – Daktronics
  • 9:30 – 10:00 am –
    Limited Light Technology
    Jeff Moore – Media Resources
  • 10:00 to 10:30 am –
    2 Key Insurance Coverages for the age of the Digital Billboard:
    Equipment Breakdown and Data Breach/Cyber Liability

    Stuart Lee and Chris Bassler – Bassler & Co.
  • 10:30 – 11:00 am –
    TBD
    Kyle Dines – Watchfire
  • 11:00 – 11:30 am –
    TBD
    Mitch Spencer – Prismview
  • Adjourn

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