2015 NALIT Professional Development Seminar

9/14/2015

Sacramento, Calif. | Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2015

Photo of the dome of the California Capitol in Sacramento.The National Association of Legislative Information Technology (NALIT) Professional Development Seminar brings together state legislative information technology professionals who are interested in advancing the effectiveness and efficiency of state legislatures through technology. The seminar provides a combination of educational sessions, demonstrations and vendor exhibits, and networking opportunities.

The agenda offers a mix of technical, policy and management sessions and provides opportunities to share solutions and discuss innovative uses of technology. Speakers combine the knowledge of industry experts and the experience and expertise of legislative information technology staff. Integral to the seminar is the opportunity to compare experiences in roundtable sessions and small group discussions.

Registration

Registration Information Registration fees are:

Early Bird (through Sept. 1 - extended to Sept. 9): $350
Post early bird rate–legislative staff: $375
Spouse/guest: $150
Host state: (California Legislature--Please contact Pam Greenberg for information on how to register)
All others: $450

Two ways to register:

1. Register Online

Requires a credit card for everyone except legislators and legislative staff. Confirmations will be sent by email. Deadline to register online is Sept. 18.

2. Onsite Registration
If you can't make the registration cut-off, onsite registration will be available at the Citizen Hotel beginning on Sept. 29.

Spouse/Guest Registration. The $150 guest fee includes admission to all scheduled meal functions and evening social events.

Cancellations received in the NCSL Denver office by Sept. 28 will be refunded minus a $50 processing fee. Cancellations must be made in writing and faxed to 303-364-7811. Fees cannot be refunded for registrations cancelled after the conference begins.

Hotel Information

Hotel InformationThe seminar will be held at the Citizen Hotel (some sessions or events may be held at other locations where specified). The Citizen Hotel, located in downtown Sacramento, has a unique combination of historic charm and sleek modern amenities. The hotel is located just a few blocks from the State Capitol and is close to restaurants, entertainment and shopping. 

Please make your hotel reservations for the seminar at the Citizen Hotel by Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. After that date, or after the room block is sold out, whichever comes first, our room rate cannot be guaranteed. NOTE: The NALIT room block at the Citizen Hotel is sold out for some of the dates of the seminar. Please contact Pam Greenberg for information about possible alternative hotels.


The Citizen Hotel
926 J St., Sacramento, CA 95814
Tel: 916-492-4460 or 866-949-0777

When arranging hotel accommodations, call 916-492-4460 or 866-949-0777 and indicate that you are attending the NCSL 2015 NALIT Professional Development Seminar to receive the negotiated rates of $169 or $189 per night (plus tax). 

Each attendee is responsible for making his or her hotel and travel arrangements.

Travel Information

Travel InformationSacramento International Airport, located just 15 minutes from downtown, offers direct or convenient connecting flights from more than 50 cities.

If you need assistance booking air travel:
Christopherson Travel
800-825-3283 (7 a.m. to 6 p.m. MDT) or 303-694-4344

Special Needs
To ensure full participation and accessibility for all meeting attendees, please notify Pam Greenberg, at 303-856-1413, of any special accommodations you may require.

City Information
Visit Sacramento, "America's Farm-to-Fork Capital" and home to rivers, trails and parks winding through the city. Visit Old Town Sacramento, a national historic landmark district and state historic park located along the beautiful Sacramento River, to experience river boat trips, railroad excursions, horse drawn carriage rides and riverside bike treks.

Sponsors AND EXHIBITORS


    Megabyte Sponsor: 

sliq media logo


    Kilobyte Sponsors: 
    Propylon
    International Roll-Call
    Thomson Reuters

 

 


Exhibitors:

Affiliated
Digital Democracy
Granicus
Propylon
International Roll-Call
Sliq Media Technologies
Thomson Reuters
Xcential


For information about opportunities for exhibiting or sponsoring the NALIT Professional Development Seminar, contact Pam Greenberg, NCSL Liaison to NALIT, NCSL Denver Office, 303-856-1413.