Started in 2003, Academy is a three-day (three-year) high quality summer program on chamber management “essentials” geared for today’s chamber executives and professional staff. It has become the leading training program totally devoted to chamber professional in the West.
The dates for the 2015 Academy are August 9-12, 2015 and will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento, CA. The Number One Training Program in the West.
W.A.C.E. Member Registration by June 17 - $550 per person
Non-Member Registration by June 17 - $800 per person
$250 late fee if registering after June 17
Monday Night Networking Event (Optional) - Included in registration fee The Delta King stationary river boat Reception/Dinner 6-8 p.m.
ACADEMY GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:
Successful completion of three years of Academy curriculum. All three years of classes must be completed within a five year period in order to graduate.
After attending first year of Academy, participants must attend (as a full delegate) two of the next three W.A.C.E. Annual Conferences.
Earn 10 additional credits by providing documentation of attendance/participation in any of the following:
* W.A.C.E. Webinars - 1 credit each. Maximum of 6 credits allowed.
* Regional or other state chamber executive conferences (2 credits
* Other conferences or programs must be approved by the Academy
Steering Committee (2 credits maximum).
Make your hotel reservations by July 14, 2015.
Academy Attendees: Be sure to book your hotel early as our hotel blocks will fill up!
Host Hotel: Hyatt Regency, Sacramento
Call (888) 421-1442 and request the W.A.C.E. Academy Block rate of $139 plus tax for single/double occupancy rooms. Or you can make your reservation online by using the dedicated group website: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/2015CAC9
Parking: Approximately $18 per day (self-parking) at the Hyatt Regency, Sacramento.
**Special rates are offered until group blocks are full or until July 14, 2015.
2015 Academy Scholarship Application