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Mon, May 13


Brooklyn Park (Marriott Northwest)

Annual CNAMN State Conference And Challenge (2 Days)

2nd Annual State Conference and Challenge. Join fellow negotiators from around the state for team competitions, national speakers, debriefs, and vendors.

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Annual CNAMN State Conference And Challenge (2 Days)
Annual CNAMN State Conference And Challenge (2 Days)

Time & Location

May 13, 2024, 7:00 AM – May 14, 2024, 5:00 PM

Brooklyn Park (Marriott Northwest), 7025 Northland Dr N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428, USA

About the event

2nd Annual CNAMN State Conference and Challenge

Monday, May 13th (0700-1700): Scenario Competitions (Challenge) (Registration starts at 0700.  Event starts at 0730)

Tuesday, May 14th (0800-1600): Speakers, Debriefs, Association Bi-Laws vote


Marriott Marriott Northwest - Brooklyn Park

7025 Northland Dr N.  Brooklyn Park, MN 55428

Registration starts at 0700

Book your hotel group rate for the CNAMN Conference

Cost: $200

-Lunch Buffet included

-Networking Event Monday Night

-Vendors onsite

POST Board Credit Approval Pending


You are invited to the CNAMN Challenge and Conference! This event consists of two days packed with relevant and challenging crisis negotiation topics as well as a complex, yet fun crisis negotiation competition. Included in the price istwo days oftraining, competition supplies and certificates of completion. 

DAY 1 – MONDAY Challenge Day consists of two competitions. The morning competition is designed for law enforcement, and the afternoon competition is focused on corrections personnel. Both complex scenarios are based on actual incidents and are full of interesting learning objectives for crisis negotiation teams. The teams in each competition will use the same scenario. Teams will be judged by experienced peers and subject matter experts using a 10-category format including ‘Intelligence Management’, ‘Communication’, ‘Risk Assessments’, and ‘Documentation’. A maximum of seven teams may register for each competition. All teams will provide one experienced member for the judges' pool. Up to six team members may compete in the scenarios, and additional team members are encouraged to observe, facilitate, or role-play. You may choose the Law Enforcement Competition, Corrections Competition, or Both Competitions when you register. Space is limited, so register today! Don’t have a team to compete with? We can place you on an Adhoc team! Teams who place First, Second and Third will be awarded trophies. Priorto the Challenge, teams will receive a copy ofthe judging criteria for training and preparation. 

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DAY 2 – TUESDAY Day 2 features nationally recognized presenters on a variety of topics including “Rural and Roadside Negotiation”, the “Stillwater Jumper Debrief” and a special presentation by the FBI. Day 2 also features an important board/ membership meeting and the awards presentation.

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