2016 NATIONAL FFA CONVENTION & EXPO

Registration Opens August 17!

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Starting in 2016, the National FFA Convention & Expo will be hosted in Indianapolis, through 2024. This site will provide you with some helpful information to help guide your trip back.

2016 CONVENTION COUNTDOWN

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The future of agriculture is strong and as the population continues to grow, so does the need for a healthy and abundant food supply. By working together, we can transform the message of agriculture! Together, FFA members can continue to educate others on the importance of agriculture.

LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE

The National FFA Convention & Expo is a sea of blue jackets – FFA members from all corners of the nation converging in one place to celebrate their accomplishments and find inspiration for their next. Motivational keynote speakers, energetic concerts, fulfilling workshops and a sweeping Expo floor bustling with agriculture education and industry opportunities will have you snapping pics and grabbing videos of all of the experiences you'll remember forever.

NATIONAL OFFICER TEAM


TAYLOR McNEEL
President


NICK BAKER
Secretary


ABRAH MEYER
Central Region Vice President


SARAH DRAPER
Western Region Vice President


SYDNEY SNIDER
Eastern Region Vice President


ABBEY GRETSCH
Southern Region Vice President

Keynote Speakers

Jason Brown

Farmer & Former NFL Player

Colin Ryan

Storyteller & Financial Expert

Concert

Wednesday, Oct. 19

Lucas Oil Stadium

with special guests

The Henningsens

Sponsored by   

Cole Swindell

& Chris Young

Proudly Supported by

Tickets available during convention and registration

National FFA Band, Chorus & Talent

National FFA Band and Chorus members have claimed some of the best seats at the National FFA Convention & Expo for more than 60 years – right on stage! The National FFA Band and Chorus are assembled of musically talented FFA members from all across the nation. National FFA Band and Chorus is sponsored by Dow AgroSciences.

National FFA Talent show off their skills and compete to be named best of the best. Play the fiddle? Throw a mean yoyo? Sing along with your guitar? National FFA Talent is the next performance for you! National FFA Talent is sponsored by Wrangler.​

Click on Apply Now​ to access the applications, which are due by Friday, July 8. Additional information about each musical group is listed on each application. For any additional questions, please contact bct@ffa.org​.


National Days Of Service

The National FFA Organization embraces the idea of giving back to our communities. The last line of the FFA motto "Living to Serve", signifies the vital role service plays in our organization. Each year, proud FFA members from across the nation volunteer as part of National Days of Service at the National FFA Convention & Expo.

In Indianapolis, FFA members will make a difference at 11 sites around the city. This volunteer experience always fills up fast, so be sure to get on the list right away when convention registration opens in August. National Days of Service is sponsored by CSX Transportation.


Career Success Tours

Get an up-close look at your future career! Career Success Tours at the National FFA Convention & Expo provide FFA members with a detailed look at agricultural careers in eight areas:

  • Agribusiness systems
  • Animal systems
  • Biotechnology system
  • Environmental service systems
  • Food products and processing systems
  • Natural resource systems
  • Plant systems
  • Power, structural & technical systems.

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