Idea Exchange

IDEA EXchange 2023

Embrace change and grow your business by learning from industry colleagues at the 2023 Idea Exchange! Take a tour of MSSA sign company member, Munn Enterprises facility, and attend educational seminars in a hands-on enviroment.

 

Hosted by: 

MUNN ENTERPRISES  -  HATTIESBURG, MS  -  MARCH 2-4

 

 REGISTER NOW            SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

 

Registration - Click here

Registration Fee: $65.00

Group Rates: Register 4 employees and the 5th attends for free - contact MSSA (662) 401-8113

Late registration fee after 2/22/22 | $75

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS - Click here

 

Highlights

Tricks of the Trade Competition - Submit yours HERE

Do you have a clever way of performing a task or technique which enhances your business’ performance? Consider sharing your method with MSSA and gain the possibility of winning a cash prize! Each participant will have an opportunity to describe/explain their Trick of Trade verbally and through photos or video to attendees during the Idea Exchange Conference in Laurel, MS on Saturday, March 12th.

 

Seminars

Building Code Updates Uncovered | Kenny Peskin, Director Industry Programs, International Sign Association
  • The key changes in the 2020 National Electric Code and the upcoming changes for the 2023 Code

  • Important developments in ADA sign standards and the International Building Code

  • Updates with content-neutral sign codes (and state DOT billboard regulations) under the Thomas (6th circuit including TN) and Reagan (Supreme Court; 5th Circuit including LA, MS) cases as we await a Supreme Court opinion. 

 

Gel Ink Printer | Headrick Sign Company

  • Join Headrick Sign Company employees on a tour of their facility and catch a demo of their Gel Ink Printer!

 

Company Tour

Headrick Sign & Graphics

Breakfast provided  

Lunch provided by  

  

FRIDAY EVENT

Sponsor 

Registration Fee: $45 - Transportation Included

Veteran's Memorial Museum Tour + Dinner 

The Veterans Memorial Museum in Laurel, MS is a 6,000 square foot historical masterpiece nestled among the towering pines of Jones County. ​Founded in 1996, the museum moved to its ​permanent home on Hillcrest Drive in 2005. The museum is home to thousands of military artifacts and memorabilia that reflect the service and sacrifice of countless courageous servicemen and women. ​​Each treasure on display has been donated by local veterans and their families, as well as those throughout our nation and abroad.​ Enjoy a cocktail as we take a private tour of the museum before heading next door to Edgar's Steakhouse at Dixie Golf Association for dinner!

HOTEL

Holiday Inn Express-Laurel 

2008 Jefferson St., Laurel, MS 39440

Reservation Line 601-425-1804

Rate $109/nt plus taxes & fees | Group Code: MSA

Reservation Deadline: 3/01/22, 5PM, CST

 

Travel

Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport

Hotel distance: 20 mi 

Meridian Regional Airport

Hotel distance: 57 mi

Hotel distance: 90.8 mi

 

If handicap services or dietary restrictions are needed, contact MSSA: (662) 401-8113