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2017 Minnesota Customer Meeting

In conjunction with Cooperative Network

March 20-21, 2017
JW Marriott Mall of America, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Featured Speakers

CoBank presents its 2017 Minnesota Customer Meeting

In conjunction with Cooperative Network

An Outstanding Program

CoBank’s 2017 Minnesota Customer Meeting will feature presentations from a host of leading experts on the economy, the new political climate, business leadership and other important topics and trends. It is specifically designed to benefit managers and directors of all CoBank’s customers across rural America.


Tom Halverson ~ President and Chief Executive Officer, CoBank
Troy Aikman ~ NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback
Tucker Carlson ~ Political News Correspondent and Commentator, Fox News Channel
Marci Rossell ~ Economist
Randi Zuckerberg ~ Former Head of Marketing, Facebook; Founder and CEO, Zuckerberg Media

What you will learn
  • Lessons in leadership from an NFL legend
  • Key trends and dynamics that are shaping the U.S. and global economies
  • Post-election political analysis
  • Positioning your businesses and strengthening customer loyalty
Who will benefit

We welcome managers and directors of all CoBank customer and partner organizations, including:

  • Agricultural cooperatives and other agribusiness enterprises
  • Rural electric cooperatives
  • Rural water companies
  • Rural communications service providers
  • Farm Credit System banks and associations
Additional Information

Please click on the registration tab to access our online registration site. There is no charge to attend the conference beyond your travel and hotel expenses. Please review this section carefully for changes to the registration and cancellation policies.

We are pleased to hold this meeting in conjunction with the Cooperative Network Program. Separate registration and registration fees are required to attend the Cooperative Network session. Please visit their website for additional information and a registration form for their meeting.

Be sure to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible to ensure availability. Please click on the hotel tab for additional information on making your hotel reservation. Please also review this section carefully for changes to the hotel reservation and cancellation policies.

For further information, contact CoBank’s Corporate Communications Division at 303-740-6442 or by email at

Dress code for this meeting is business casual. You may wish to wear a jacket for dinner, but ties are not required.

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