2017 Alcohol Education Summit
August 15-17, 2017
Big Sky Resort, Bozeman, MT
This year's free Alcohol Education Summit will be held at the Yellowstone Conference Center at beautiful Big Sky Resort. The Yellowstone Conference Center sits at the base of Lone Peak. The climate is sunny with low humidity with cool Summer nights. Temperatures range from 70 to 80 degrees and daylight hours stretch to nearly 10:30 pm. The elevation is 7,500 feet and a tram ride will land you at 11,166 feet. The conference center is located just 18 miles from Yellowstone National Park.
Big Sky Resort affords many activities. These include an 18 hole Arnold Palmer designed golf course, world-class zipline, high ropes course, paintball course, bungee trampoline, disc golf, hiking, biking swimming, spa services and shopping. Off-mountain you will find Yellowstone National Park tours, fly-fishing, rafting and horseback riding.
The Alcohol Education Summit is great for:
• Law enforcement officers
• Probation officers
• Parole officers
• Health prevention specialists
• Addiction counselors
• State certified alcohol seller/server trainers
• Community coalitions
• DUI Task Forces
Download our summit flyer
We are currently accepting nominations for the following categories:
• Outstanding Community Program of the Year
• Volunteer of the Year
• Law Enforcement Office of the Year
• Prevention Specialist of the Year
• Trainer of the Year
• DUI Task Force of the Year
• Community Coalition of the Year
• Outstanding Service
Nominations will close on May 1, 2017. More information regarding each category can be found on the nomination form.
Nominations should be emailed to AlcoholServerTraining@mt.gov.
Call for Presenters
Call for presenters is currently underway. A wide variety of submissions are encouraged. Examples include: effects of de-regulation, criminal over-service operations, high risk impaired drivers, changing the drinking culture, community messaging, Adverse Childhood Experiences, DUI case law, working with Tribal Nations, prosecuting DUIs, administrative over-service violations, Drug Recognition Experts (DREs), marijuana regulation, trade associations, etc.
Call for presenters will close on April 1, 2017. Submission forms should be emailed to AlcoholServerTraining@mt.gov.
Big Sky Resort
50 Big Sky Resort Road
Big Sky, MT 59716
You can reserve your hotel room by calling 800-548-4486.
Group room rates have been extended to three days before and three days after the Alcohol Education Summit. Room rates start at $139 plus 19% tax. One nights lodging is required at the time of booking. Check in time is 5 pm and check out time is 11 am.
Room reservation includes complimentary pool, hot tub and fitness center access. Guests will also receive a 10% discount on greens fees at the Big Sky Resort Golf Course. (nine hole rounds excluded) Block room rate will close July 14, 2017.
Group ID: Alcohol Education Summit
Airport transportation is available through:
For questions, please contact Lisa Scates LiScates@mt.gov, (406) 444-4307.