Can't travel to Anchorage, Alaska to make IMLA's 2014 Mid-Year Seminar from May 18-May 20?
Well now you can participate, as IMLA is bringing the Seminar to you!
IMLA 2014 Mid-Year Seminar in TELECONFERENCE FORMAT
2014 Mid-Year Seminar
Join IMLA for the opportunity of a lifetime in a spectacular destination! Adventure with us to Anchorage Alaska, a land of wonders where big wildlife is only the tip of the iceberg. With so many exciting tour choices there is sure to be something for everyone. Book your adventure now! (Early bookings are highly recommended to insure availability – Alaska's peak season runs from May to September).
Downtown Anchorage ~ 500 West Third Avenue
Confirmed IMLA rates:
- $169.00 / Double $169.00
A Special Thank You to All Our Sponsors!
Brena, Bell & Clarkson, PC
Cheryl Rawls Brooking Boyd, Chandler & Falconer, LLP
Reeves Amodio, LLC
IMLA 2013 Annual Conference
September 29 – October 2 • San Francisco, CA
We invite you to join us for the IMLA 2013 Annual Conference.
We love San Francisco and know you will too. We are planning a remarkable conference to welcome you. Enjoy exceptional networking opportunities and a great CLE program that crosses a broad range of substantive and practical legal issues. Join us; register soon to get the best rates.
The best rate available is the Regular Rate. Avoid the on site rates, take advantage of this great rate to San Francisco conference.
PROGRAM! This is the 2013 conference program, updated information will be provided as an addendum to the program.
For other social networking activities - please click below
State/Province Breakfast Softball(forthcoming)
IMLA has secured a block of sleeping rooms and a special room rate at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, a first class facility, in San Francisco, CA. The IMLA room rate is $275 for a single or a double; also these rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes.
Reservations may be made by calling the Hilton San Francisco Union Square directly at (415) 771-1400 or the toll-free reservation number at 1-800-HILTONS. In order to receive the preferred room rate you must identify yourself as an International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA) 2013 Annual Conference attendee or Book Your Hotel Reservation.
In order to secure this block of specially priced sleeping rooms and to keep meeting costs to a minimum, IMLA has entered into a total meeting package and contract with the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. If you choose to make your sleeping room reservations outside the IMLA group block, such as through an Internet reservation system or with a discount coupon, we need to advise you that IMLA can suffer significant financial penalties. IMLA can be held financially responsible for the attrition or difference between what was promised in the group block and what was actually utilized.
To allow IMLA to continue to provide a reasonable conference registration fee, we need your help in limiting our financial exposure. Please take advantage of the special room rate and block of sleeping rooms we have negotiated and make your reservation.
THINGS TO DO
IMLA's 2013 Conference hotel is an exciting, and centrally located to the heart beat of San Francisco.
World-class shopping. Historic cable cars. Dramatic theater and bustling farmers' markets. You can find all this and more just a short walk away from the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
Located at the center of the Theater District, the hotel is close to many nearby sightseeing attractions such as Union Square, the San Francisco Shopping Center, City Hall, AT&T Park, and the Moscone Convention Center. During your visit, you can stroll through Golden Gate Park or savor sumptuous delicacies at San Francisco's world-famous Chinatown. The entire city is yours to explore!
Nearby excursions include wine tasting in the Napa or Sonoma valleys, hiking in Muir Woods National Monument, or escaping down the rugged California Coast to Monterey and Carmel.
2013 CONFERENCE SPONSORS
Registration Forms for the Conference and for the October 20th Code Enforcement Program are now available. If you register for both, you will receive a discount on the Code Enforcement registration form. All forms are available on the top left of this page under "2012 Conference Quick Links."
The Annual Conference will occur from Sunday, October 21st - Wednesday, October 24th, 2012. Remember, there are other programs available on the day before, Saturday October 20th. These "add-on" programs (Code Enforcement AND the Institute for Local Government Lawyers) require you to fill out a separate registration form and a separate fee.
AGENDA AND ACTIVITES
The FINAL PROGRAM is available HERE.
HOTEL AND TRAVEL INFORMATION
The official Conference Hotel is the Hilton Austin. The Hilton Austin hotel is located in downtown Austin and features a Health Club & Spa and is only one block from Austin's famous Sixth Street nightlife and a short stroll to the entertainment, shopping and dining in the Warehouse Entertainment District and 2nd Street District . It is convenience to many attractions such as the Capitol Building , Bob Bullock Texas Historical Museum and the LBJ Presidential Library. The Hilton is only seven miles from Austin Bergstrom International Airport.
The IMLA Conference Room Rate is $199/night. Make your Hilton Austin reservations today by going to the IMLA-specific Hilton webpage. You can also call Hilton's Central Reservations number at 1-800-236-1592 and reference group code MLA to receive the special $199 room rate.
In order to secure this block of specially priced sleeping rooms and to keep meeting costs to a minimum, IMLA has entered into a total meeting package and contract with the Hilton Austin Hotel. If you choose to make your sleeping room reservations outside the IMLA group block, such as through an Internet reservation system or with a discount coupon, IMLA could suffer significant financial penalties. IMLA can be held financially responsible for the attrition or difference between what was promised in the group block and what was actually utilized.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE AN EXHIBITOR IN AUSTIN?
Click here for our exhibitor's form.
IMLA 2013 Mid-Year Seminar
April 14 – 16 • Washington, DC
Join IMLA from April 14 to 16, 2013 for the Mid-Year Seminar at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. The program this year includes Paul Clement and Jeff Rosen discussing the current Supreme Court term. Our annual legislative update features a discussion of what Congress and the Executive Branch may be doing to you. We will be highlighting the potential changes in “takings” law and “local government standing”. We’ll revisit the DC Sniper case to learn about dealing with the media and have a very interesting program on the “tiny house movement”. Plus much, much more…
** IMLA now offers a special discount for individuals attending an IMLA event for the FIRST TIME and/or ENTRY-LEVEL Attorneys (1-5 years of practice). If you fall under one of these categories, then you can register for JUST $300 for the Mid-Year Seminar. Just fill out the regular registration form, and write-in FIRST TIME or ENTRY LEVEL to receive the discount!
IMLA CLE PROGRAMMING FOR THE MID-YEAR SEMINAR
The official Tentative Seminar Agenda contains information about all the CLE programming (half day Sunday AM, all day Monday, half day Tuesday AM).
The IMLA registration desk will be open at the following times:
SUNDAY - 8:00AM - 2:00PM; Reopens at 4:00PM - 6:00PM
MONDAY - 7:30AM - 5:00PM; (Closed 12 Noon – 1:30PM)
TUESDAY - 7:30AM - NOON
The registration desk is located near the steps below the Diplomat and Palladian Foyer- West End.
6:30PM - 8:00PM on SUNDAY, APRIL 14 in the DIPLOMAT BALLROOM.
Your BADGE is required so make sure you stop by the reception desk on Sunday to pick your materials and badge.
IMLA SEMINAR HOTEL/LODGING - OMNI SHOREHAM
IMLA has secured a block of sleeping rooms and a special room rate at the Omni Shoreham Hotel, a first-class facility in Washington, D.C.
Exhibitors & Registration
ON SITE at this year’s IMLA Mid Year Seminar – we’ve got great exhibitors waiting to meet you in the Omni Shoreham’s Palladian and Diplomat Ballroom Foyers! Look for the IMLA Registration Desk at the steps below the Diplomat Foyer, follow the signs and we’ll look very much forward to meeting you there!
Networking at IMLA Presents: Meet to Eat WONK Breakfast!
This year we are happy to be including in our programming an intimate round-table event that will allow participants direct access to premier vendors and attorneys who concentrate on various areas of municipal law. We are certain this in-depth analysis of hot button issues by those in the KNOW will be the talk of the Seminar.
The Wonk’s Breakfast is a 1 hour event, 7:15AM-8:30AM on Monday, April 15th .
Reserve your seat now to be sure you don’t miss out on this one of a kind, power hour event!
This is a One Table/One Topic event. $10 participation fee per delegate. Seats are first-come, first-serve!
Networking at IMLA Presents: Take Me Out to the Ball Game!
Please note all sales are final, IMLA is not responsible for canceled or postponed games, please contact the Nationals directly.
More information about this event will be provided as it becomes available.
ON SITE at this year’s IMLA Mid Year Seminar – we’ve got great exhibitors waiting to meet you in the Omni Shoreham’s Palladian and Diplomat Ballroom Foyers! Look for the IMLA Registration Desk at the steps below the Diplomat Foyer, follow the signs and we’ll look very much forward to meeting you there! See Omni Map click here.
Networking at IMLA Presents: Take Me Out to the Ball Game!
Networking at IMLA Presents: Meet to Eat!
IMLA thanks our generous sponsors for the 2012 Mid-Year Seminar. Please make sure to visit our sponsors' websites and meet them personally during your time in Washington!