2018 Event Information Coming Soon

Bismarck, North Dakota
April 18-21, 2017

Basin Electric Power Cooperative is pleased to host the 36th annual combined   Microwave Interconnected Companies / Microwave Users Group Utilities Telecom Council Region 5 Conference.

Early registration will be Tuesday, April 18 from 5-7 pm.
The conference will begin Wednesday morning, April 19, 2017.

Online registration is now available for utilities, vendors, and UTC staff.

Fees for utilities are $175 per person for each MIC/MUG and UTC Region 5 sessions.

Fees for Vendors are $200 per person for the combined conference sessions plus $350 for an exhibit booth.

The Wednesday evening social reception at the North Dakota Heritage Center is included with all conference registrations.


A block of rooms has been reserved. Individual room reservations can be made by calling (701) 258-7700.

Please mention you are with the MIC/MUG/UTC5 Conference. The room rate is $99.00 plus tax per night for a standard room.

The block of rooms will be held until March 24, 2017 on a first-come, first-served basis.

Date: April 18-21, 2017

Location: Best Western Plus Ramkota Hotel
800 S 3rd St, Bismarck, ND 58504

Phone: 855-516-1090

Things to do in Bismarck, click here.

To become a UTC Associate Member, contact Karnel Thomas


Region 5 Minnesota-Wisconsin-Dakotas serves the states of:

  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota
  • Wisconsin

Have any questions or interested in hearing more how UTC can play a role in your company?   Contact our Region 5 officers!Contact our Region 7 officers:

UTC Region 5 Officers:

Past Meetings and Events

Region 5 Technical Meeting and Microwave Interconnected Companies/Microwave Users Group

Basin Electric Power Cooperative was pleased to host the 36th annual combined   Microwave Interconnected Companies / Microwave Users Group Utilities Telecom Council Region 5 Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota on April 18-21, 2017.