2015 Professional Development Conference

 “Designing and Delivering Effective Presentations”

The WSACE Professional Development Committee is pleased to be offering the professional development conference titled “Designing and Delivering Effective Presentations.” The conferenced is aimed at helping participants develop their presentations for a wide range of audiences. Participants will have the opportunity to prepare, deliver, and receive peer feedback on a couple of practice presentations.
The conference will be led by Professor Matt McGarrity, through the Cascade Executive Program at the University of Washington.

Hotel Registration

The conference will be held at the Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Washington.  You may contact the resort at 1-866-904-6301 and identify yourself as part of the Washington State Association of County Engineers room block.  The conference rate is $83 per night, plus a resort fee of $25 plus tax.  The room block closes on January 12, 2015.  More information about the Suncadia Resort can be found here.

Conference Registration

On line registration is now open!  The total conference cost is $650 including all meals.  The conference begins at 1PM on Wedndesday, February 4, 2015 and concludes at Noon on Friday, February 6, 2015.

Conference meals include dinner on Wednesday and Thursday, lunch on Thursday and breakfast on Thursday and Friday.  If anyone has special meal requirements, please contact Sarah Langley at  slangley@wacounties.org.

Please note, on line conference registration closes on January 23, 2015.  If you have any last minute changes, please contact Gary Rowe at growe@wacounties.org.