Fun, Fellowship, and Meat
The WAMP Annual Convention is held in April at the Madison Marriott West Hotel & Convention Center. This great show features a vital program for operators, an informative pre-Convention workshop, sparkling entertainment, good fun, and fellowship plus a fine array of exhibits and displays by leading industry manufacturers and suppliers. The annual meeting of the organization is held each year in connection with this state convention of meat processors.
2023 Wisconsin Association of Meat Processors Annual Convention
Start Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2023
End Date: Sunday, April 16, 2023
Last Day to Book: Thursday, March 23, 2023
Hotel(s) offering your special group rate: Madison Marriot West for $152/night
Wisconsin Specialty Meat Championships
It is the largest cured meat product show in the United States and gives members the opportunity to have their products judged and rated. This show makes it possible for participants to compare their product with other processors in the state. Winners regularly take advantage of great publicity of winning through the media and by the display of their awards.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to be a member to attend the WAMP Convention?
Yes, you need to be a member to attend the WAMP Convention and Trade Show. However, an exhibiting Supplier Member may be granted a One Day Pass for a non-member to visit the Trade Show Floor only.
What is the cost for an Operator Member to attend the Convention?
Each attending Operator must pay a Plant Registration fee of $50 and another fee of $35/attendee. Tickets for the meals are in addition to these fees. The Pre-Convention Workshop is a separate fee.
How do I register for the convention?
You may register electronically by filling out the form below. You may register at the convention also, but we prefer you register in advance to have your name badges and tickets ready for you.
When and where is the convention held?
The convention annual in April at the Marriott Madison West (Middleton). The Pre-Convention workshop is held at the campus of the University of WI at the MSABD building.
May employees attend the convention?
Yes, your employees and family members may attend, but will need to pay an attendee registration fee.
Are there activities for the kids at the convention?
Yes, don’t leave the kids at home! There are fun activities for the kids at the Friday night party. There are activities for the kids at the Trade Show. We also have kids pricing for meal tickets.
I want to have a booth at the convention, how do I register?
You may register for a Trade show booth by filling out the form below. You may also contact the WAMP office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to request copies of the registration materials be emailed to you.
How do I contact Valley Expo?
Please contact the WAMP office by email at email@example.com to receive the Valley Trade Show materials.
How do I receive a form for a Supplier One Day Pass?
Please contact the WAMP office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a Supplier One Day Free Pass for a meat establishment.