Northern & Southern Regional Policy Meetings

 Primary purpose: Educate members on key public policy issues for the year
 Key activities: Identification of public policy stands and reasoning behind them, review of state budget proposal, update on other CDSA activities
 Next meeting dates: Northern California: January 23, 2018, Rancho Cordova
Southern California: January 25, 2018, La Puente

Legislative Affairs Conference

 Primary purpose: Deliver CDSA public policy message to legislators
 Key activities: Meetings with legislators, discussion of next public policy steps, seminars, business meeting
 Next meeting date: February 26 – 28, 2018, Citizen Hotel, Sacramento

 

Public Policy Planning Meeting

 Primary purpose: Initiate public policy plan and objectives for the year
 Key activities: Public policy review and develop objectives and tactics to present to the Board for approval.
 Next meeting date: August, Sacramento

 

Annual Meeting

 Primary purpose: Initiate annual plan and start public policy cycle
 Key activities: Public policy review and planning, approval of strategic plan, seminars, committee meetings, business meeting
 Next meeting date: September 25-27, 2018, Disney’s Paradise Pier® Hotel, Anaheim