Special Events

Networking Reception  

Sunday, October 1st
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel @ Station Square                                                            
Business Casual Attire

Join us to kick off this Annual Conference while you catch up with old colleagues and meet new counterparts with light hors d'oeuvres and drinks.


Chairman's Stewardship Awards 
& Luncheon

Monday, October 2nd
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel @ Station Square                                           Business Attire

IOGCC Chairman and Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson will present the 2017 Chairman’s Stewardship Awards to four outstanding organizations that represent remarkable achievements and have made exemplary efforts to educate their community and protect the environment.


Welcome Reception: Riverboat Cruise & Dinner


Monday, October 2nd
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Gateway Clipper Empress
Business Casual Attire

Pittsburgh is a beautiful river city located on the three rivers: The Allegheny, Monongahela, and OhioWe will set sail on the Gateway Clipper Empress where dinner will be served as we cruise along to enjoy the breathtaking city skyline and stroll the decks for a fun and unique evening out. 

The Gateway Clipper Fleet is located 1/2 a block from the Sheraton Hotel at Station Square where the conference will be held.