Event Details

MESPA Institute 2024

  • 07 Feb 2024
  • 8:00 AM
  • 09 Feb 2024
  • 12:30 PM
  • Radisson Blu Mall of America, 2100 Killebrew Dr, Bloomington, MN 55425


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • To keep it affordable, this registration does NOT include meals. Register for the option WITH meals to include them!
  • This registration DOES include meals. To register without meals ($75) choose the option without meals.
  • This registration does NOT include meals.
  • This covers one day at MESPA Institute & meals. You can indicate which day you prefer within registration.

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This three-day conference includes...

  • 42 Breakout sessions: related strands are Leadership, Wellness, School Culture, Equity and Instruction.
  • 30+ education-based exhibits: featuring non-profits, curriculum, supplies, field trips, technology, and more!
  • Four outstanding Expert Keynote Speakers: to inspire you...Dr. Mary Hemphill, Ross Bernstein, Dr. Joe Sanfelippo and Allyson Aspey.

View the Schedule!

The Radisson Blu has sold out. There are still rooms available at the Country Inn & Suites right across the street from the Radisson Blu. There's a skyway connecting the two. Parking is included with a room reservation at the Country Inn & Suites. Please contact Christine if you need to book a room. Our rate is $129 plus tax, or depending on the night, you may get a better rate by booking directly with them, visit Country Inn & Suites website.

Click here for parking & directions to the Radisson Blu!


    • Do I need to be a MESPA member to attend?
      Yes, with the exception of non-members from out-of-state, they are welcome to register for $525. MASSP members can register for $500. Contact us for the MASSP registration code!

    • I'm an aspiring principal. Is this conference relevant to me?
      YES and you will be welcomed with open arms! Join MESPA as an aspiring member and you can attend the conference for just $100!

    • Are meals included with registration? Yes, if you are a full-paying registrant (ie: not an Aspiring or Retired member) meals are included. For other levels, you can add meal tickets to your registration on-site!

    • Do you accept credit cards?
      Yes! You can help MESPA save money by paying with check, however we accept all major credit cards except American Express.  

    • How do I book my hotel room? Contact Christine for a special rate.

    • Where should I park? Click here for details about parking on-site at the Radisson Blu. We recommend parking in either the East or West Ramps of the Mall of America for free overnight parking if you are staying at the Radisson Blu. If you do park overnight at one of the MOA ramps you must fill out a form sharing information about your car with the hotel when you check in. If you are staying at the Country Inn & Suites, parking is included in their lot if you have a reservation. 

    • My question is not listed here! What should I do? Please contact MESPA at 952.297.8670 or mespa@mespa.net! MESPA staff are happy to help.

    MESPA is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization

    1970 Oakcrest Avenue, Suite 204
    Roseville, Minnesota, 55113

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