2014 NASBO Annual Meeting

July 20-24, 2014Rapid City, South Dakota
Hosted by the South Dakota Bureau of Finance & Management


Tentative Agenda

  • Expert speakers on the economy, state revenues, healthcare reform, and more
  • Networking opportunities and excursions to explore Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial Custer State Park and Badlands National Park


Registration Information

Registration is now closed. Please contact Lauren Cummings with questions.

Member States

All state budget officers, budget analysts and support staff are invited to attend.

NASBO will provide one complimentary registration, lowest available coach airfare (up to $800), and four nights at the meeting hotel for one person, per state budget office (employees in the Governor's budget office only). This offer is only valid for states current on their fiscal 2014 dues. Airfare must be purchased using NASBO's travel agent. You are responsible for making your own hotel reservation and will be liable for any charges until checkout. At that time, NASBO will be billed for four nights including taxes. You will be responsible for any incidentals or additional nights. Details will be sent directly to state budget directors; please contact Lauren Cummings at 202-624-8434 with questions. Additional members can attend at the member registration fee of $395.

Representatives from the Federal Government, State Agencies, Associations, Educational Institutions, and Non-Profits

NASBO encourages meeting attendance from other entities with interest in state budget issues.

Employees of Private Sector Corporations

All private sector employees must be confirmed as meeting sponsors prior to registering for the meeting. For sponsorship information, contact Lauren Cummings (202-624-8434 or lcummings@nasbo.org). All sponsorships must be confirmed by June 13. After this date NASBO cannot guarantee complete fulfillment of sponsorship benefits.

Conference Hotel

Full Details on Hotel and Travel; Meeting Activities; Additional Location Information

Best Western Ramkota - Rapid City
2111 North LaCrosse Street
Rapid City, South Dakota 57701

Make Reservations Early - The Hotel Will Sell Out Over Our Meeting Dates!

The NASBO group rate is $126/night for one king bed or $136/night for two queen beds plus 8.5% tax and a $2 per night city occupancy tax. Please book early to ensure you secure a room. Ensure that you are booking with the Ramkota as there are two Best Western hotels in Rapid City.

To make reservations at NASBO's group rate, call 605-343-8550. You must identify yourself with "NASBO" in order to receive the group rate. This discounted rate is available for the meeting dates, and for 2 days prior to and 2 days after the meeting dates, based on hotel occupancy levels.

The hotel cut-off date for NASBO's special rate is Thursday, June 19 but our room block will likely sell out prior to that date.



Contact Lauren Cummings, Director, Member Relations & Conferences (202-624-8434 or lcummings@nasbo.org).