Convention Information



Local Transportation Convention

November 20 - 22, 2019
Boise Centre, Boise Idaho

The Idaho Association of Highway Districts (IAHD) and Idaho Association of County Engineers and Road Supervisors (IACERS) are partnering to host a single Local Transportation Convention this fall.

This three-day convention will provide attendees with training and networking opportunities to strengthen current practices and better improve Idaho's infrastructure. The convention will feature numerous breakout sessions for members to personalize their training experience by attending courses aligned with their profession and interests. 

Attendees of the IAHD & IACERS Local Transportation Convention will: 

  • Form regional working groups and discuss issues happening within their area
  • Remain on the cutting edge by learning new skill sets and training processes
  • Understand the latest technology, products, and trades in the industry
  • Network and collaborate with peers to uncover ideas and spark inspiration

Important: The first session for the full convention program will begin on
Wednesday, November 20th at 11:30 a.m.

Registration deadline extended until Friday, November 8th. 

The last day to receive a cancellation refund is
Friday, November 1st.

Guest Program

Ready for some fun? Experience Boise's Metropolitan area through the Guest Program: 

  • Let your hair down at Big Al's with an afternoon of bowling and arcade games
  • Eat, shop, and enjoy The Village at Meridian
  • Design a set of custom coasters to complete your home or gift during the holiday season

Kick-Off Celebration & Fundraiser

The IAHD Scholarship Fund is proud to present the 2nd Annual Kick-Off Celebration & Fundraiser complete with live music, dancing, raffle drawings, as well as a live and silent auction.

All attendees, exhibitors, and sponsors are invited and encouraged to participate. Proceeds from the evening will directly benefit the IAHD Scholarship Fund, to help the children and grandchildren of Highway District Commissioners and employees pay for their higher education. 

Last year's Kick-Off Celebration helped the IAHD Scholarship Fund award 13 students $1,000 scholarships! To learn more about the scholarship fund, click here

Social Hour: 5 - 6 p.m. | Sponsored by MetroQuip Inc., and Sunwest Bank
Kick-Off: 6 - 9 p.m. | Sponsored by J-U-B Engineers

annual Gala

Come celebrate another year of hard work while enjoying an interactive showdown between dueling pianos! Come prepared with a list of songs, the pianists are up for a challenge and take requests.

Social Hour: 5 - 6 p.m. | Sponsored by ECODUST
Gala: 6 - 9 p.m. | Sponsored by HMH Engineering


Group Code: Local Transportation Convention

Hampton Inn & Suites
495 S. Capitol Blvd.
Boise, Idaho 83702


Hotel 43
981 W. Grove St.
Boise, Idaho 83702

Online Registration Link
or call (208) 342-4622

The Grove Hotel
245 S. Capitol Blvd.
Boise, Idaho 83702


Hyatt Place Downtown
1024 W. Bannock St.
Boise, ID 83702

Online Registration Link
or call (208) 813-3303
Code: Idaho Assoc. of Hwy. Dist.

Red Lion Downtowner (no shuttle)
1800 W. Fairview Ave.
Boise, ID 83702

Online Registration Link
or call (800) 733-5466
Code: IAHD2019

Exhibiting at the Local Transportation Convention

Join hundreds of highway professionals and key stakeholders who are passionate and share the vision, knowledge, and leadership to improve Idaho's infrastructure. Participating in this three-day convention will allow you to showcase your products and services in a personal environment with key decision makers representing Idaho's Highway Districts as well as County Road and Bridge Departments. 

Exhibit-only opportunities are sold out. The updated brochure below lists remaining sponsorship opportunities, which include an exhibit booth and registration for two representatives. Please contact the IAHD with questions at (208) 345-5176. 

Exhibit booths

All vendors and sponsors will receive an 8' x 10' exhibit booth, complete with pipe and drape, a skirted table, two chairs, a small trash can, and wireless internet. Exhibit booths include registration for one representative which includes breakfast (Nov. 21 - Nov. 22) and lunch (Nov. 20 - Nov. 22) with attendees, in addition to a Kick-Off Celebration ticket.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Receive significant recognition with Idaho's transportation experts by sponsoring the 2019 Local Transportation Convention. All levels of sponsorship include registration for two representatives; an exhibit booth with heightened logo recognition on printed event material; breakfast and lunch with convention attendees throughout the week; two tickets to the Kick-Off Celebration; as well as recognition on the IAHD website and social media with clickable links to your website. 

Thank You Sponsors!

Click on each logo to view products and services offered by our sponsors.

Convention Topics

Have ideas or topics for the 2019 IAHD & IACERS Local Transportation Convention? Let us know by simply completing the form below or email info@iahd.com

contact information

3100 S. Vista Ave., Ste. 202
Boise, ID 83705




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3100 S. Vista Ave., Ste. 202
Boise, ID 83705


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