2016 Angus Convention
November 5-7

Indianapolis Convention Center
Indianapolis, Indiana

Angus Convention

From outstanding educational seminars to nationally known entertainment, the 2016 Angus Convention is an event you won’t want to miss. More than 2,100 cattlemen participated in the 2015 Angus Convention. And, as plans take shape for the 2016 Angus Convention, there’s even more in store for Angus producers and their partners.

Schedule at a Glance*



  • Preconvention Tour, hosted by Indiana Angus Association
  • Angus Foundation Supporter Recognition Event, by invitation only



  • Opening general session
  • International Angus Genomics Symposium, sponsored by Neogen’s GeneSeek® Operations featuring keynote speaker, Juan Enriquez
  • Live cattle demonstrations, sponsored by Zoetis
  • Trade show, hosting 150-plus allied industry partners
  • American Angus Auxiliary Annual Meeting
  • Association Board of Directors Candidate Forum



  • American Angus Auxiliary Breakfast
  • Non-denominational church service
  • Angus University general session, sponsored by Merck Animal Health
  • Angus University workshops
  • Trade Show, hosting 150-plus allied industry partners
  • Evening Entertainment, Sawyer Brown



  • American Angus Association Awards Recognition Breakfast
  • American Angus Association 133rd Annual Meeting of Delegates
  • Trade Show, hosting 150-plus allied industry partners

*Schedule subject to change


Juan Enriquez

Juan Enriquez

A brilliant thinker and entrepreneur unlocking the extraordinary promise of the new life sciences.

Juan Enriquez is one of those unique individuals who lives in the future and works on the cutting edge of discovery. He is an active investor in early-stage private companies in their life sciences sector, and is one of the world’s leading authorities on the uses and benefits of genomic research.

In addition to his entrepreneurial work in the life sciences, Juan writes and speaks engagingly about the profound changes that genomics and other life sciences will cause in business, technology, politics and society.

Indiana Angus Tour

Before the convention officially begins, the Indiana Angus Association will host a tour with regional stops at popular Corn Belt region Angus farms. Tour busses will depart from the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown on Friday, Nov. 4 at 7:30 a.m. and return at 5 p.m. A full lunch plus drinks and morning and afternoon snacks are included.

The Indiana Angus Tour is a ticketed event that requires advance registration of $75 to ride a tour bus or $40 to drive yourself. Attendees can reserve their spot when registering for the convention.

Registration for the Angus Convention opens July 1.


Angus Convention Full Registration*


$75 (7/1-8/31)
$125 (9/1-10/31)
$150 (11/1-11/7)

Angus Convention Single Day Pass*

  • Saturday, November 5
  • Sunday, November 6


Association & Auxiliary Meetings Only

  • American Angus Association
    • Board of Directors Candidate Forum, Saturday, Nov. 5
    • Annual Meeting of Delegates, Monday, Nov. 7
  • American Angus Auxiliary
    • Annual Meeting, Saturday, Nov. 5
    • Miss American Angus Speeches, Sunday, Nov. 6

No Charge

Enjoy Highlights From Last Year

The Angus Report joins more than 2,000 cattle producers to report from the 2015 National Angus Convention in Overland Park, Kan.

*Ticketed events requiring an additional registration

  • Pre-Convention Indiana Angus Tour, Friday, Nov. 4
    • Ride the bus - $75
    • Drive yourself - $40
  • American Angus Auxiliary Breakfast, Sunday, Nov. 6 - $25
  • American Angus Association Awards Breakfast, Monday, Nov. 7 - $25