CWDA 2018 Annual Conference
Registration Now Open

CWDA Conference/Symposium Presentation Carly Hall

CWDA – the County Welfare Directors Association of California – is pleased to inform you of our 2018 conference, October 10-12, at the Anaheim Marriott, 700 West Convention Way. As many of you know, our conference provides a unique opportunity to meet with human services leaders from all 58 counties in one place. Our nearly 1,100 attendees are eager to share best practices, learn new technologies and business systems and improve service delivery for the millions of children, families and individuals through our human services programs. 

Registration is now open: To register for the conference, please go here (registration link). For CWDA Members, the registration fee is $450. For non-members, the registration fee is $650. The registration fee will cover the cost of the program, lunch and an evening reception on Wednesday, breakfast and lunch on Thursday, and breakfast on Friday.

***Please note all attendees must register online whether they pay by check or credit card. All funds must be received by September 7, 2018. Any registrations with unpaid balances as of that date will be released to other potential attendees***

Hotel Accomodations:  We currently have discounted hotel rates (starting at $189) through the Anaheim Marriott. You can use the link provided to make a reservation online or call the numbers below:

  • For single room reservations, call 1-877-622-3056 and let them know you are are CWDA Conference attendee.
  • For multiple room reservations, call Eric Hur at (714) 748-2420 and let him know you are a CWDA Conference attendee wanting to make multiple room reservations.

We hope to see you there! If you have any questions or need assistance with registering, please contact our partner, BTF Enterprises at (916) 256-3861 or email registration@cwdaconference.org.

Sponsorships are now available to the public.  This year, we are offering four levels of sponsorship.  Please take a look at the details on the sponsorship level documents below. We have some exciting new sponsorship opportunities and benefits for this year, such as:

  • Platinum Level Sponsor (previously Exclusive Platinum) that provides:
    • The opportunity to co-brand an event item such as hotel room keys, conference bags and lanyards
    • Two company executives to attend breakfast with CWDA leadership
    • A full-page ad in the conference program
    • A company 10 second promo video on digital display in the registration area
  • Gold Level Sponsor (previously Platinum) that provides similar benefits as our 2017 Platinum Level Sponsorship, now with:
    • A half-page ad in the conference program
    • A company 10 second promo video on digital display in the registration area
  • Silver Level Sponsor (previously Gold) that provides similar benefits as our 2017 Gold Level Sponsorship, now with:
    • A quarter-page ad in the conference program
  • Bronze Level Sponsor that provides similar benefits as our 2017 Bronze Level Sponsorship, now with:
    • A business card size ad in the conference program

We think you’ll find the sponsorship benefits and networking opportunities at the conference continue to be a valuable experience that you don’t want to miss. Remember that selection of exhibit space is done by sponsorship level and in the order sponsor registration is received.  Click here to register to be a conference sponsor.

If you have any questions about sponsorship benefits, please contact Carly Hall at chall@cwda.org or (916) 443-1749.

2018 Sponsorship Levels

2018 Sponsor Level Grid