30th Annual

Family Business


30th Annual

Family Business


A conference for families in business together working on succession planning for the next generation.

April 28-29, 2022

Sioux Falls, SD + Virtual

For 30 years, we’ve brought families together to learn from each other.

Now, it’s your opportunity. Adapt your family and business to today’s changing business environment. Designed for family and non-family members, through all generations.

Why should I attend?

It's always a good time to have a conversation about succession planning and the future of your family business.


National family business experts will equip your family with the tools needed to transition and grow, as well as keep you competitive in an ever-changing business landscape. 

  • Gain tools and strategies to implement today.

  • Expand your network of family business owners and exchange best practices

  • Benefit from our expertise in navigating family business dynamics


Passing the Torch

Exclusive Pre-Conference Event

On Wednesday, April 27th an exclusive pre-conference event for donors to the Passing the Torch Society will be held.


Click below for more information on how to become a Passing the Torch Society member.

Conference Pricing

In-person seats


Virtual Experience


Member rate: $199/family

Rate includes unlimited number of people from the same company/family.

Cancellation Policy

Refund requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Any refunds will be applied as credit with Prairie Family Business Association to be used for member or event fees. No cash or credit card refunds will be given. 

National Experts

Gain wisdom from a powerful line-up of family business owners, consultants and experts

Virtual Convenience

One click and view. Easy access and ability to stream sessions even after the conference has ended.

Dedicate Your Time

Pull yourself out of your business for 1.5 days and be prepared to leave inspired! Learn from the best to be your best.

2021 Conference Feedback


"Really interesting and thought-provoking sessions, great flow to the conference and importantly, engaging from a virtual perspective."

Russ H., 1st Generation

UK – Professional Services

"Appreciated the diversity of topics and speakers. I can get into a rut, same thinking, the entire conference caused me to question or rethink thoughts on specific topics."

Jeff S.

Sioux Falls, SD – Professional Services

"The conference always renews my commitment to focus on the systems that will keep us a family business for future generations."

Christie E., 2nd Generation

Sioux Falls, SD – Construction

"The conference was rejuvenating and inspiring. Valuable information and practical tools were provided. The networking and meeting with long-time colleagues and meeting new folks is always a highlight. Quality presenters."

Sandra M., 1st Generation

Rapid City, SD – Professional Services

Visionary Sponsors

Visionary Sponsors

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