Event Details

June 1-2, 2017

Hilton • Jackson, Mississippi



1001 East County Line Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39211

Hotel Information:

MMA has reserved a block of rooms at the Hilton at a convention rate of $118 per night plus taxes. 
Reservations should be made no later than May 17, 2017, to receive the convention rate. The convention rate will be available until May 17 or until the group block is sold out.

Make your reservation online here or call the hotel at (601) 957-2800 and be sure to mention you're with the Mississippi Manufacturers Association convention.


Dress for the entire convention is business casual. 

Please wear your name badge for admission to all events. 

Convention Registration Fee:

Fee covers registration for MMA member and spouse/guest.  Includes breakfast buffet, reception, Friday lunch and general sessions.

Early Bird: $265 (until April 28)
Regular: $295 (after April 28)

Last day to preregister is May 25, 2017. No refunds or cancellations after May 25, 2017.

Additional Activities:

The following activities taking place Thursday, June 1, 2017, are available for an additional fee:

Golf Tournament
: $100 per person 
    Included: Lunch and beverages; 4-person scramble. 
    Location: Castlewoods Golf & Country Club, 403 Bradford Dr., Brandon, MS 39047
    Directions: For directions from the Hilton to the golf course, click here

Spouses' Event: Livingston Farmer's Table Lunch: $40 per person 
    Included: Transportation, tour, cooking demonstration by chef, lunch and beverages. 
    Location: Farmer's Table in Livingston, 1030 Market St., Flora, MS 39071
    Directions: For directions from the Hilton to the spouses' event, click here.
    Website: farmerstableinlivingston.com


There are several ways for you to become a sponsor of the MMA convention. In addition to sponsoring a specific event, you may also contribute on seven different levels:

Signature: $3,000 (includes two convention registrations)
Platinum: $1,500 (includes one convention registration)
Diamond: $1,000
Gold: $750
Silver: $500
Bronze: $250
Hospitality: $100

All sponsors will be recognized throughout the convention. Sponsor commitments must be made by Thursday, May 11, to be listed in the program and on signage. Email your company's high-resolution JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIFF or EPS logo to Anna Thorn at anna@mma-web.org.

Sponsorship Questions?
Please contact Barbara Hopkins at barbara@mma-web.org or Jim Stringer at jim@mma-web.org or (601) 292-1126. 


With more than 300 MMA members expected to participate in the convention, becoming an exhibitor is an ideal way for companies to display their products and services to this targeted audience.

Each exhibit booth measures 8 feet by 8 feet. Booth space includes a display table, two chairs and a company sign.

MMA members: $600
Nonmembers: $750

Exhibitors must download and agree to the rules and regulations, click here.

Please email a high-resolution JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIFF or EPS file of your company’s logo to Anna Thorn at anna@mma-web.org no later than Thursday, May 11, 2017.

If exhibit space is full and you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please contact Barbara Hopkins at barbara@mma-web.org or (601) 292-1125.

Donate a Door Prize:

Door prizes from MMA member companies are always well-received by convention attendees. Make sure your company’s gift is included this year! Contributors will be recognized throughout the convention.

Please ship your door prizes to MMA, Attn: Barbara Hopkins, 720 N President St., Jackson, MS 39202, to arrive at the MMA office by Friday, May 12. Cash contributions are also appreciated and will be used to purchase special gifts. These contributions should be sent by Friday, May 12 to: MMA, Attn: Barbara Hopkins, P.O. Box 22607, Jackson, MS 39225-2907.

If your company would like to donate a prize or make a cash contribution, please contact Barbara Hopkins at barbara@mma-web.org or (601) 292-1125.