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Attending our #‎DynamicsOfLeadership2017, but need a hotel?

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Special pricing is available for our event, $69/night +tax for a Standard 2-bed room.

Reserve your room by June 16th 2017 to guarantee the special pricing.

We have locked in that special pricing at $69/night!! This link will be available until July 16th, 2017. Make sure to book your room today!!!

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You’re invited to the ACEL’s 2017 Dynamics of Leadership Regional Conference! This conference will feature an exceptional line-up of speakers addressing a range of inspirational, contemporary topics for ACEL members and non-members. For more information about conference schedule, speakers, and workshop, please click here.

Participation includes Kickoff Reception on Friday, July 7th, an all-day Conference and Dinner Gala on Saturday, July 8th and half-day Conference on Sunday, July 9th at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, Chandler, Arizona (Map).

2017 Conference Booklet for download Coming Soon! .

Our topics include*:

  • Channeling Assertiveness & Authority – Strategies for Conflict Resolution
  • A Leap of Faith: The First Big Step to Starting Your Business
  • Collaboration across Departments: Techniques to Enhance and Improve Cross-Departmental Communication
  • Working on Multi-Generational Teams: Effective techniques to minimize generational differences
  • Motivated to Make an Impact: How to Start a Non-Profit
  • Creating safe spaces in the workplace: How to implement and maintain an inclusive environment open for the sharing of ideas, civility, and mutual respect
  • Panel Discussion: Initializing Your Start-up
  • Community & Civic Engagement: The role it plays in your personal & professional growth, and why your participation matters
  • Achieving Work-Life Balance: How to Prioritize Competing Priorities
  • Women at work – Juggling career & family
  • The Role of the Employee Resource Group and Your Career – Representation | Advancement | Advocacy
  • Best Practices on Fundraising for Non-Profit: Funding the Mission Statement, and Sustaining the Vision

*Agenda/Topics are Subject to Change


Early Bird Before 5/31/2017

General Registration After 5/31/2017

Conference Kickoff Reception (Fri, July 7, 7-9pm) | Keynote Speaker: Svetlana Kim, Author of White Pearl and I: A Memoir of a Political Refugee



Gala reception, dinner, and event (Sat., July 8, 6-9pm)



DAY PASS: Saturday Conference (Sat, July 8) | Access to 12 workshops/seminars, breakfast, lunch & Dinner Gala



DAY PASS: Sunday Conference
(Sat., July 9) | Access to 6 workshops/seminars & breakfast



ALL-INCLUSIVE PASS: Best Deal!** (Friday, July 7 – Sunday, July, 9) | Full Access to Reception, Conference and Gala Event



Group Discount is Available, please contact us for more information 

All conference registrations must be purchased online with a credit or debit card. Once you RSVP through, an email with a PayPal link for payment will be sent to the address that you provide when you RSVP. Your registration will be confirmed by an email sent to the same address after we receive your payment. Please ensure that your email address is correct when registering.

Attire: Business professional/Semi-formal.
All tickets are non-refundable. All payments must receive by 4 p.m. on July 1st, 2017 to guarantee your seat.

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