30th Annual Family Business Conference


In-Person FAQs

Dress for the conference is business casual. 

The room temperature will fluctuate throughout the day; therefore, if you’re a person that gets cold easily, we would suggest wearing layers.

For those attending in person, complimentary above ground and underground parking is available at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown. There is also metered parking available on 8th Street next to the hotel. Additional overflow parking is located on the south side of 8th and Railroad by the viaduct. Parking at Cherapa Place, the CNA ramp and 8th and Railroad is not permitted as it private parking and violators are subject to tow. 

Please see this map for additional details.

This year’s conference is again located at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown.

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown  |  201 East 8th Street  |  Sioux Falls, South Dakota 

If you are staying overnight at the hotel, check-in is at 3:00PM with check-out at 12:00PM. If you need a different check-in or check-out time, please be sure to connect with the hotel at 605.444.4700 to coordinate those details.

Yes! A breakfast buffet will be served both Thursday and Friday starting at 7:00am, we will have a plated lunch at 12:00pm on Thursday, and we will have the Taste of Family Business social Thursday evening starting at 5:30pm that will feature heavy appetizers. Snacks will be served during breaks and there will be plenty of water, coffee, tea, and soda.

Virtual Platform FAQs

Yes! You can access speaker materials (when available) in advance through the virtual event platform, Whova. You will also be able to access materials and session recordings for 30 days following the conference.


On the event platform! Check out all the additional interactive features to connect with other attendees, ask questions, create your own personal agenda, download calendar reminders, coordinate virtual or in-person meet-ups with other attendees, post pictures and more!


If you need some help with Whova during the conference, please call 605-274-9530.