28th Annual Family Business Conference

September 10-11, 2020

You're invited to the 2020 family business conference.

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

For 28 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.

“The annual conference assists in understanding the family dynamic and the many facets of it. It is high powered and first class in all ways.”

 - Jim S. – 1st Generation, Construction Industry in Rapid City, SD

Hybrid Conference

Virtual conference - one easy click and go. Limited live seats available.

Sept. 10-11, 2020

Two day hybrid conference experience

Starting at $199

Discounts available for PFBA members, multiple family members and key employees

Featured Speakers


Mike Paton

Award-winning speaker, best-selling author, Certified EOS Implementer®, and the Visionary for EOS Worldwide

bryan miller

Bryan Miller

Writer, teacher, podcaster, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and spiritual coach. Creator of the School for Good Living.

Sara Stern

Sara Stern

Former director of the Family Business Center at the University of Saint Thomas, a Certified EOS Implementer® and family business succession consultant

chad cannon

Chad Cannon

Chief Sales Officer for Michael Hyatt & Company, past CEO of Chadwick Cannon Agency and VP of Marketing for Thomas Nelson Publishers 

Success Story

Stacey Pearson

Certified Paterson StratOp® & LifePlan® Guide

Stacey is a Movement Creator. Her passion is to come alongside growing organizations, lead them to clarity on mission and vision, strategically simplify the overflowing priorities, and activate a plan that maximizes growth. She draws on 20 years of facilitation and leadership experience and has facilitated over 75 StratOps for multiple business, non-profit, school district, and higher education organizations. She also served as the Director of StratOp® Planning at OtterProducts through a time of exponential growth and transformation.

Watch The

2019 Conference Highlight Reel

Visionary Sponsors

Event Pricing

pfba conference price of 199 dollars


Limited time pricing! Register for virtual access to two-days of impactful family-focused speakers, education & networking.
pfba conference price of 99 dollars

Add-on Virtual Admission

Invite a family member! Register other family members or employees for the virtual event at this limited time add-on price! 
pfba conference price of 149 dollars

Virtual Member Admission

Exclusive member pricing! Get your ticket for the 28th Annual Conference with this deal! Additional family members are $49.


Limited live seats available at the conference venue in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Hilton Garden Inn-Downtown Sioux Falls

201 E. 8th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57103

Phone: 1-605-444-4700

On-Site Restaurant

Free Underground Parking

Fitness Center

On-Site Starbucks

Walking Distance to Downtown Shops & Restaurants

A new block of rooms has been reserved for September 8 - 11, 2020. The special room rate will be available until August 8, 2020 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. This is quite a busy week at the hotel with various wedding celebrations as well as the Sanford International PGA TOUR Champions event in Sioux Falls. With those large events, hotel rooms will book up fast.

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