2018 IBA Annual Convention

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Registration Schedule

Veterans Memorial Auditorium
Sunday, September 16 • 12:00- 5:00 p.m.
Monday September 17 • 6:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 18 • 7 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Please note: Name badges will NOT be needed for the Sunday reception so you can wait to pick up your convention registration information Monday morning if you prefer.

Veterans Memorial Auditorium
833 5th Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309

Hotel Arrangements

Convention attendees should contact the hotel of their choice directly for reservations. Please note: Available rooms at your hotel of choice could sell out prior to the deadline. You are encouraged to make reservations early.

Hilton Des Moines Downtown
$156.00    Ph. 515-241-1456 (make reservations by Aug. 16)

Hyatt Place
$144.00    Ph. 800-634-3839 (make reservations by Aug. 24)


Parking is available in the north lot of Veterans Auditorium for $10 per day (Cash Only).

Downtown Map

Registration Fees

The IBA’s tiered fee structure allows you to register additional staff members at reasonable prices. Register by September 3 to receive special pricing discounts. These prices are an exceptional value for the number, variety and caliber of educational and social opportunities.

Registration Fee – (Advance, After September 3)
IBA Member – $375, $395
Each Additional Member – $305, $325
IBA Associate Member – $425, $445
Non-Member – $750, $770
Spouse/Guest – $100, $125

Included with your Registration
Registration fees provide admission to: Sunday evening reception, all general sessions and breakout sessions, Ag Breakfast, Monday’s Spark! luncheon in the Exhibit Hall, Monday evening’s Chairman’s Reception, admittance to the Exhibit Hall and Exhibit Hall activities. Registration fees DO NOT include special Guest Program activities.


Business and business casual attire is appropriate for convention events. Casual attire is appropriate for the Sunday evening reception.

Cancellation Policy

A full refund will be provided for cancellations received by September 7. No refunds will be made after September 7, 2018. Substitutions are allowed any time.


If you have questions or need additional information on the Iowa Bankers Association 2018 Convention, call IBA’s Maggie Feldmann or Ann Winkel at (515) 286-4300 or (800) 532-1423.