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What to Expect at Conference:       Classes         Speakers        Competitions        Auctions        Gala        Networking

Countdown to Our 70th Anniversary Conference

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Committed to People, Committed to the Future

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Radisson Hotel and Conference
625 W Rolling Meadows Dr.
Fond du Lac, WI 54937

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Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
February 3rd- 6th, 2022
Optional Class Day on Thursday

Annual Meeting Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Meeting of Members of Wisconsin Auctioneers Association will be held on Saturday, February 5th, 2022, at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, 625 W Rolling Meadows Dr, Fond du Lac, WI 54937, for the purpose of electing members of the Board of Directors and transacting such other business as may properly come before the Meeting.

Growing the next generation of business

The WAA Annual Conference is formulated for the auctioneer to gain direction and knowledge beyond the auction ring. Continue to enhance your knowledge of nationally renowned professional speakers through the outstanding seminars provided. The WAA conference provides interaction with auctioneers and professionals that have ideas and had situations arise in their business that are worthy of discussion. It is a great time to talk and have fellowship with others. Sign up for a CD course held during the conferences at no additional charge. Participate in the various contests: Novice Bid Caller, Ringman Contest and Advertising/Media contest.

Become the Next Champion!

Contests including Wisconsin State Champion Auctioneer, Novice Champion Auctioneer, Ringman, and Media

Keynote Speakers

Cutting edge information for auction professionals that will help sharpen your business.

Jeff Ditzenberger

Jeff Ditzenberger

Motivational Speaker

Twenty-five years ago, Jeff Ditzenberger tried to end his life. Now Jeff is a certified mental health life coach trying to raise mental health awareness.

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Beth Rose

Beth Rose

NAA President 2021-2022

Beth is a second-generation Auctioneer/Realtor and a veteran in the business. CAI Founder, Auctioneer, and Realtor.

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Jean Davidson

Jean Davidson

Internationally-known Author

Jean is the granddaughter of Walter Davidson, one of the founders and first president of the Harley-Davidson Motor Company.

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Expert Speakers

12 Hours of Continuing Education Available.

John Schultz, AMM

John Schultz, AMM

Grafe Auction

As a 20-year auction veteran John has experienced firsthand the impact changing consumer trends have in the auction industry. John leverages this experience on a daily basis as the Chief Marketing and Technology Officer for Grafe Auction, a Minnesota based commercial and industrial auction company. In this role, he specializes in maximizing prices through the use of data-driven, predictive marketing campaigns that appeal to a wide range of consumers. In addition, John is one of the lead instructors for the National Auctioneers Association of the premier auction marketing designation Auction Marketing Management.

ATF Presentation

ATF Presentation

ATF Agent

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is a law enforcement agency in the United States’ Department of Justice that protects our communities from violent criminals, criminal organizations, the illegal use and trafficking of firearms, the illegal use and storage of explosives, acts of arson and bombings, acts of terrorism, and the illegal diversion of alcohol and tobacco products.

We partner with communities, industries, law enforcement, and public safety agencies to safeguard the public we serve through information sharing, training, research, and use of technology.

Department of Revenue

Department of Revenue

Revenue Agent

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue administers Wisconsin’s tax system to provide revenue to fund state and local government services.

We strive to provide taxpayers with clear information about our tax laws, promote voluntary compliance, and assure tax collection fairness.

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Administer the state’s major tax laws, including the collection of individual income taxes, sales taxes, corporate income taxes and excise taxes

Help formulate state tax policy

Special Events

Opportunities to network with auction professionals in a welcoming and sharing atmosphere.

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Appraisal Fair

February 3rd; 4:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

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Online Fundraiser Auction

Auction Ends 5:00 pm February 4th

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Gala Evening Event

February 5th;  6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

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Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

February 5th; 7:00p.m.

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Media Contest

February 4th & 5th

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Auxiliary Pie Auction

February 5th; 11:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.

Sponsors

Are auctions part of your business?  Here’s a chance to target Wisconsin Auction Professionals.  The focus of this year’s convention is on providing cutting edge information that will help sharpen the auction business.

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