Annual Conference



// AUGUST 4TH - 6TH, 2020

The technical sessions and the trade show will be held at Central Lakes Community College, in Brainerd, MN. Attending this years conference will satisfy the yearly requirement of 20 hours of NATEF-ASE Certified Automotive Technology training. We welcome instructors from STEM related high school programs as well as instructors from other states.




1-2 Undergraduate/Graduate Credit Workshop

In Conjunction with the MTTIA State Conference - Brainerd, MN

Sponsored by Department of Technological Studies St. Cloud State University



Conference attendees will be able to register for credit by attending conference sessions, demonstrations and other related activities. Individuals will be asked to submit a synopsis of technical presentations in which they have attended, and how information from these sessions could be used in the classroom with their students. This workshop is being held in conjunction with the MTTIA Summer Conference in Brainerd.



Individuals can select the type and number of credits they need:

•  1 undergraduate credit  ($272)

•  1 graduate credit  ($374)

Specific requirements for these options will vary depending on the number and type of credit desired, the amount of work required, and the number of days attending the conference. Details will be available at the conference!





Enjoy three full days of professional activities when you attend this year's conference.  Break down of events is as follows for 2019:



10:30 am - 12:00 pm              Coffee and Registration (Central Lakes College cafe)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm                Lunch (CLC cafe) Speaker TBD

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm                  Technical Seminars

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm                  Cook out on The Breezy Belle @ Breezy Point



7:30 am                                  Coffee and Rolls (Central Lakes College cafe)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm                Technical Seminars

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm                Lunch (CLC cafe), with Chris Hadfield of the Minnesota Transportation Ct.

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm                  Technical Seminars            

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm                  Trade Show (Auto Shop at Central Lakes College)

7:00 pm                                   Steak Dinner Dock Side @ Breezy Point



7:30 am                                   Coffee and Rolls (Central Lakes College cafe)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm                Technical Seminars

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm                Lunch (CLC cafe)with speaker to  be determined

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm                  Technical Seminars

5:00 pm                                   Adjourn the 2019 MTTIA Conference





This year, we have arranged a group boat cruise on beautiful Pelican Lake to add to your conference enjoyment and recreation.  The cost for the boat cruise is included in your conference fee at no additional charge! Dinner will be served on the cruise. To learn more about the cruise, you may visit the

Boarding Time:  6:30 pm
Return Time:      8:30 pm





Reserve your lodging at Breezy Point Resort!  All evening activities will be held here. For those who wish to stay here our group number is 262341.  Please reference this number when reserving your lodging.


  • You can register online for lodging at the Breezy Point Website.

  • Reserve your room by July 7 2019.

  • Please direct all lodging questions to Breezy Point at 800 432 3777 x 7160


For more information on Central Lakes College CLICK HERE
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