Risk and Profit Conference

An annual conference hosted by the Department of Agricultural Economics that provides an opportunity for key agricultural decision makers to interact with each other and with faculty.

Dates & Location
August 17 - 18, 2017

Manhattan

K-State Alumni Center
100 Alumni Center 1720 Anderson Ave
Manhattan , KS  66506

Rich Llewelyn
785.532.1504
rvl@ksu.edu

Schedule
Keynote speakers
Breakout sessions
Registration information
Trade show
Directions

To Manhattan, Kansas and the K-State Alumni Center (17th & Anderson):

From the east: I-70 to exit 313. North on Hwy 177 to Ft. Riley Blvd then west to 17th Street. North (right) on 17th to Anderson Ave. 

From the west: I-70 to exit 303. North on Hwy K114/K18 (Ft. Riley Blvd) to 17th St. North (left) on 17th to Anderson.

From the north: Hwy 77 south to Seth Child Rd (Hwy 113). South on Seth Child to Anderson Ave. East (left) on Anderson to 17th St.

Hotel accomodations
Holiday Inn - Campus
 
1641 Anderson
 Manhattan, KS 66502
 785.539.7531
 Conference Rate: $99.95 + tax / night
 
Single or Double
 Rates valid August 18, 2016
 Cut-Off Date: August 1, 2017
 Use Group Code:
RIS
Four Points, By Sheraton (formerly the Clarion)
 530 Richards Dr
 Manhattan, KS 66502
 800.4.CHOICE or 785.539.5311
 Conference Rate: $80 + tax / night
 
Single or Double
 Ask for K-State Rate.
 
Cancellation Deadline: 48 hours

 

Parking

Parking is available in the parking garage, but costs $1.50 per hour. In other lots, permits are required to park on the Kansas State University campus from 7 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Limited parking is available at the Alumni Center without a permit. A parking permit is included in the registration fee, but does NOT include the parking garage.

Permits will be available 10:00–12:00 on Thursday, August 18 at the Alumni Center driveway and at the entrance to the parking lot west of the Old Stadium or at the registration table throughout the conference.  You MUST obtain your conference parking permit before parking your vehicle on campus.  Hang this permit on your rearview mirror, facing the front of your vehicle.  This permit is not valid in metered lots.

  • Parking is permitted only in areas designated for parking

  • Parking is not permitted on campus streets or drives

  • Please observe HANDICAP, RESERVED and NO PARKING zones; these are TOW ZONES and violators will be towed.

  • Limited parking is available in the Alumni Parking. Be sure to get an Alumni Center parking tag from the registration desk.

  • More parking is available in the lot west of Old Stadium (across Denison Avenue), north of the Catholic Church, using the parking permit.

For more information, contact Rich Llewelyn at the phone or email below:
Phone: 785-532-1504  Email: rvl@ksu.edu