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2014 Conferences & Meetings

NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

April 23 - April 24, 2014
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the NASWA Labor Market Information Committee will be held April 23-24, 2014, at the Liaison Captitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC, 20001. The meeting will begin at 8:00 a.m. on April 23, 2013 and end at 12:00 AM, April 24, 2014.

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Hotel Information

Rooms are available for the meeting at the federal per diem rate of $224 per night for king or double bed (plus taxes).  This special group rate applies to 3 days pre- and post-meeting, based on availability.  For reservations, call: 1-866-2334642 (or, 1-866-AFFINIA).  Please identify yourself with the “NASWA LMI Committee.”  You must make your reservations by Friday, April 9, 2014, to be assured of accommodations at the group rate.  Please make your reservations by that date, even if your travel has not yet been approved.  Remember, you can cancel your reservation later if your travel is denied.  Reservations must be canceled by 6:00 P.M. EST one (1) day prior to arrival to your scheduled arrival to avoid a penalty of one (1) night stay plus taxes.


NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

April 28 - April 28, 2014
Madison, WI

The NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee meeting is scheduled for April 28 and will be held at the Madison Concourse Hotel, One West Dayton Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703.

The NASWA IB Subcommittee will meet a half a day starting at 1:00 p.m. (Central time zone) on Monday, April 28, 2014. In additional to actions items, the Subcommittee will also prepare for the National IB and Federal Programs Training held on April 29-30, 2014. The registration fee for the National IB and Federal Programs Training covers this half day meeting.

If you are attending the Subcommittee meeting please register for both the committee meeting and the National IB and Federal Programs Training meeting.  

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Madison Concourse Hotel at the government rate of $94.00 for a standard room, plus applicable tax, currently at 14.5 percent.  The government rate is available 3 days pre and post of the meeting dates based on hotel availability.  Reservations must be made by Friday, March 28, 2014. The phone number for reservations at the Madison Concourse Hotel is 1-800-356-8293. Please identify yourself as a member of NASWA UI & IB Training Seminar for the room block rate.  If you are not sure you can make the meeting, or need to wait for travel approval, it is suggested to MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW, and cancel the room if you cannot attend - just don't forget to cancel if needed. Cancellation without penalty must be greater than 36 hours prior to arrival.  For more information about the hotel,  visit http://concoursehotel.com/.


2014 National IB & Federal Programs Training

April 29 - April 30, 2014
Madison, WI

The 2014 National IB & Federal Programs Training Conference is scheduled to be held on April 29-30, 2014, in Madison, Wisconsin. NASWA encourages states to have their Interstate and Federal Program Coordinators participate in this essential training. 

The training starts at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 29th and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30th. 

This two-day training conference is designed to promote cooperation among states in managing Interstate and Combined Wage Claim (CWC) operations and to promote efficient administration of the Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) and the Unemployment Compensation for Ex-servicemembers (UCX) programs. This year's boot-camp approach will encourage effective and efficient implementation and use of the UI Interstate Connection Network (ICON). Information will be shared about optimal use of ICON applications through discussions of state interfaces and benefits realized. The interstate benefits national meeting provides a forum for discussion of what's working in states, current challenges, and issues related to the Interstate, CWC, UCFE, and UCX programs, as well as process improvements and innovations.

For full details visit the conference website.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Madison Concourse Hotel at the single rate of $89.00 and at a double rate of $109.00 for a standard room, plus applicable tax, currently at 14.5 percent. The rate is available pre and post of the meeting dates based on hotel availability. Reservations must be made by Sunday, March 30, 2014.

The phone number for reservations at the Madison Concourse Hotel is 1-800-356-8293. Please identify yourself as a member of NASWA UI & IB Training Seminar for the room block rate. Cancellation without penalty must be done before 4:00 p.m. (Central time) the day prior to originally scheduled arrival. For more information about the hotel, local directions, airports, and to reserve a room on-line, please visit http://concoursehotel.com/.


NASWA UI Committee Meeting

May 01 - May 02, 2014
Madison, WI

The NASWA UI Committee meeting is scheduled for May 1-2, 2014, and will be held at the Madison Concourse Hotel, One West Dayton Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703.

The Committee will meet starting at 8:00 a.m. (Central time zone) on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and ending at Noon on Friday, May 2, 2014.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Madison Concourse Hotel at the government rate of $94.00 for a standard room, plus applicable tax, currently at 14.5 percent.  The government rate is available 3 days pre and post of the meeting dates based on hotel availability.  Reservations must be made by Friday, March 28, 2014. The phone number for reservations at the Madison Concourse Hotel is 1-800-356-8293. Please identify yourself as a member of NASWA UI & IB Training Seminar for the room block rate.  If you are not sure you can make the meeting, or need to wait for travel approval, it is suggested to MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW, and cancel the room if you cannot attend - just don't forget to cancel if needed. Cancellation without penalty must be greater than 36 hours prior to arrival.  For more information about the hotel,  visit http://concoursehotel.com/.


NASWA Employment &Training Committee Meeting

May 28 - May 29, 2014
Washington , DC

The next meeting of the Employment and Training Committee is scheduled for May 28-29, 2014.  The meeting will be held at The Liaison Capitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, May 28 all day and end at noon on Thursday, May 29. 

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the The Liaison Capitol Hill at the government rate of $224 for a standard room, plus applicable tax. Reservations must be made by Friday, April 25, 2014.

The phone number for reservations at the The Liaison Capitol Hill is (866) 233-4642. Please identify yourself as a member of National Association of State Workforce Agencies for the room block rate.  If you are not sure you can make the meeting, or need to wait for travel approval, it is suggested to MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW, and cancel the room if you cannot attend - just don't forget to cancel if needed. Cancellation without penalty must be greater than 24 hours prior to arrival.  For more information about the hotel, please visit https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=19828&Chain=5158&group=NASWF


National Labor Exchange Operations Committee Meeting

May 28 - May 29, 2014
Chicago, IL

The next meeting of the NLX Operations Committee is scheduled for May 28-29, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe St, Chicago, IL, 60603.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, May 28 all day and end Thursday, May 29 at noon. 

Click here to view the draft meeting agenda.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Palmer House Hilton at the government rate of $139 for a standard room, plus applicable tax. Reservations must be made by April 27, 2014.

The phone number for reservations at The Palmer House Hilton is 1-800-445-8667 (1-800-HILTONS). Please identify yourself as a member of “National Association of State Workforce Agencies or NASWA” for the room block rate.  If you are not sure you can make the meeting, or need to wait for travel approval, it is suggested to MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW, and cancel the room if you cannot attend - just don't forget to cancel if needed. Cancellation without penalty must be greater than 24 hours prior to arrival.


NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

June 10 - June 11, 2014
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee is scheduled for all day, Tuesday, June 10 and all day Wednesday, June 11, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.   The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday June 10, and end by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 11. 

Click here for the meeting agenda.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, at the government rate of $224.00 for a standard room, plus applicable tax.  The current tax rate is 14.5 percent. Additional person charge is $20.00 per night.  Reservations must be made by Friday, May 9,  2014.  Any reservation made after May 9th are subject to space and rate availability. The phone number for reservations is (866) 233-4642, reference the “Vets Committee Meeting” group or make your reservations online.


NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

June 12 - June 13, 2014
San Diego, CA

The next meeting of the Administration and Committee is scheduled for Thursday, June 12 and Friday, June 13.  The meeting will be held at the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay – Downtown, 601 Pacific Highway, San Diego, California, 92101. The meeting will start at 8:30 AM (PST) on Thursday, June 12 all day and end Friday, June 13 at noon. 

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay – Downtown at the government rate of $139/night for a standard room, plus applicable tax. Reservations must be made by Monday, May 12. Reservations can be made online or via telephone. Click here to make your reservation online.

The phone number for reservations at the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay – Downtown is 1-800-EMBASSY.  Please identify yourself as a member of the NASWA – A&F Committee Meeting for the room block rate.  If you are not sure you can make the meeting, or need to wait for travel approval, it is suggested to MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS NOW, and cancel the room if you cannot attend. Cancellation without penalty must be greater than 72 hours prior to arrival. 


2014 National UI Directors' and IT/Legal Issues Forum

October 20 - October 23, 2014
Salt Lake City, UT

The Utah Department of Workforce Services invites you to join us in Salt Lake City, Utah for a meeting of Creating Connections in the 21st Century. The 2014 NASWA UI Directors' Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum will be held October 20-23, 2014.

For 78 years, NASWA has provided a voice in Washington for state workforce agency administrators. Attend this conference for an invaluable forum to share innovative ideas, polices and best practices for the federal-state unemployment insurance (UI) system that can be applied to your own circumstances and used to improve UI services in your home state. 

Visit the Conference website.

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Hotel Information

Contact the hotel directly at 801-531-7500 prior to the cut-off date of September 20, 2014. The block of rooms will be held until this date, after which any unreserved rooms will be released for general sale.

NASWA Group Room Rates
Standard: $95

All rooms are subject to current 12.6% tax. Taxes subject to change.

Guests may also book online at http://www.radisson.com/saltlakecity/nui.

Individual reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or a deposit equal to one night’s stay.


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