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SkillsUSA Minnesota State Conference Information
The 46th Annual Minnesota SkillsUSA Championships Conference will be held on Friday, April 5th, Saturday, April 6th and Sunday, April 7th, 2013. The conference will be housed at the DoubleTree by Hilton Bloomington Mpls. South, 7800 Normandale Boulevard, Bloomington, MN 55435, and (952) 835-7800. Skill Contests will be held across the metro area. Buses will be available to transport students to and from most events.
Updated for 2013!
There are some new format changes for this year’s conference packet. Registration needs to be submitted by using the newly redesigned state conference Excel Spreadsheet. Simply fill it out and send it electronically to the state SkillsUSA office. Please look for the “NEW” document and follow the instructions carefully. You will also notice that there is a “NEW” Contest Grid Chart for all (87) contests. The Grid Chart provides you with an overview of the number of contestants/contest, whether it is a team or individual contest, contest codes, notebook requirements, etc. All forms are located on the website at: http://www.mnskillsusa.org/ I hope that you find the improvements easy to use and navigate.
To help the state SkillsUSA office with accuracy there will be NO additions after March 8th
ITEM 1 - CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE
ITEM 2 - RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR COMPETITIVE EVENTS
STUDENTS must be PRESENT at the AWARDS CEREMONY or FORFEIT ANY MEDALLION, and the right to ATTEND the NATIONAL COMPETITION.
ITEM 3 - REGISTRATION COST FOR CONFERENCE
Please Mail Conference Registration Form to:
ITEM 4 - HOTEL RESERVATIONS
Hotel Rates PER ROOM, PER NIGHT for 2013 Conference
The hotel will not guarantee room types. If you request a double due to three or four people in a room you may get a king with a roll away or a pull out sofa.)
1. The hotel must receive room reservations by March 5, 2013. Following that date, the hotel will only accept reservations on a first come, first serve basis as long as rooms are available.
DEADLINE: March 5, 2013
ITEM 5 - REGISTRATION, PERSONAL and LIABILITY RELEASE FORMS & CODE OF CONDUCT
2013 MSC-NLSC Form 1 To insure that the major objectives of our Skill Conference are met, all participants, including advisors, will be required to adhere to a Code of Conduct and ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST SIGN THE Registration, Personal and Liability Release Form (MSC/NLSC Form 1) of the Minnesota Association of SkillsUSA. Medical and Insurance Information is requested in case of an emergency on this form. Photocopy the form (both sides) and get appropriate signatures and information from each person attending the conference. Please mail or fax them in with your registration materials or bring them to the registration table at the conference. These forms must be in turned in before you can receive your registration materials.