Iowa Streets and Roads Workshop and Conference

About the Workshop

The details about the 2023 workshop are to be announced.

About the Conference

The 2023 conference is sure to be one you won’t want to miss! Along with a slate of several relevant presentations, you can look forward to “mousetraps and gadgets” and roundtable discussions. Attendees will have ample time to meet with their peers and many exhibitors.

Note: Attendance to either the workshop or the conference is not necessary to participate in the other.

Who Should Attend

All public employees are invited to attend. Anyone who is in a leadership position, such as a first-line supervisor or aspires to be in such a position, will especially benefit from the workshop. Secondary road and street maintenance supervisors and staff will especially benefit from the conference.

Scholarship Opportunity

Each year, we are typically able to offer a limited number of scholarships for first-time attendees. Please contact Keith Knapp for more information.

Workshop and Conference Credits

Attendance at the workshop and conference will each provide contact hours toward the Iowa Roads Scholar program.


Accommodation details for 2023 will be announced as the event nears.

Mousetraps and Gadgets

Do you have an innovative idea or invention that has reduced costs or improved efficiency in your agency? Let us know about it! Send ideas to Keith Knapp.

For More Information

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Kori Mahieu.


The Iowa Streets and Roads Conference provides vendors with the opportunity to showcase and demonstrate their products. Attendees will primarily be maintenance supervisors and others responsible for maintaining streets and roadways, procuring related equipment and materials, and managing administrative functions.

Display and Setup Information

The display areas consist of an 8′ x 10′ indoor space, with an 8′ table and two chairs plus electricity and wireless internet. NOTE (New vendor rules for 2022): Vendors may register for a maximum of two indoor spaces. Outdoor areas are also available for wheeled equipment only, which can be set up in the parking spaces indicated by the host.

Details about the 2023 setup will be available as the event nears.


Accommodation details for 2023 will be announced as the event nears.


Location assignment in the vendor space is based on a first come, first served basis. Space is limited, so register early!

Door Prizes

Door prizes will be given out on during the conference. There will be a door prize donation table by the registration table at the conference if you are interested in making a donation.

Become a Reception Sponsor

Vendor sponsorship of the evening reception is encouraged. The bronze sponsorship is $300, silver is $550, and gold is $1,100. Please note your desire to be a sponsor when registering, and we will provide you with additional information. Thank you for your donation!


If you have any further questions, please be sure to contact Kori Mahieu.