WACAC 2018 Annual Conference

Monterey, CA – May 31-June 2 – Monterey Conference Center

  • Conference Session Proposals are Now Being Accepted until January 12! For questions about Conference session proposals, contact Jeff Morrow – WACAC Past President.
  • Named Sponsorship Opportunities (meals, breaks, conference bags, conference socials, nametag lanyards, etc.) will be available for exhibitors, colleges, or other organizations wishing increased visibility beginning December 1 via this webpage.
  • Conference Registration and reduced-rate room reservations at the host hotels will open in middle to late January via this webpage.
  • An evening, student college fair is planned for Wednesday, May 30 – the night before the conference. Registration will open with the rest of the WACAC Spring College Fairs in a few months.
  • The IDEA Institute and various pre-conference workshops are planned for the morning of Thursday, May 31. Registration will be available with general Conference registration in middle to late January via this webpage.
  • The conference runs from Thursday, May 31, 1:00 pm to Saturday, June 2, 1:00 pm.
  • Driving to the Conference – From the south, use US 101 to Salinas from the south since Hwy 1 is closed. From the north, there are several routes toward Santa Cruz, Castroville, or Salinas and over to Monterey.
  • Flying to the Conference – The Monterey Conference Center is only 4 miles from Monterey Airport – MRY with surprisingly inexpensive flights from SFO, LAX, SAN, and LAS.  If you prefer San Jose – SJC, the 90 minute airport bus to Monterey drops you at the conference center door.  The area has plentiful Uber and Lyft rides if you don’t want a rental car.
  • General Conference questions can be sent to Marc McGee – President-Elect.