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 2016 Academy are July 31 - August 3, 2016 and will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento, CA. The Number One Training Program in the West.
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).
2016 Registration Brochure (PDF)
2016 Academy Scholarship Application (PDF)