Upcoming Meetings


2017 Winter Policy Forum

February 22 - February 24, 2017
Washington, DC

NASWA Members are invited to attend the 2017 Winter Policy Forum, February 22 – 24, 2017 at the JW Marriott, Washington, DC. It will kick off with a Board of Directors meeting the morning of February 22nd and the Policy Forum will begin that afternoon and go through February 24th, wrapping up with visits to the Hill.

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Due to the specific focus on policy issues, this event is open only to NASWA members. 

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the J.W. Marriott at the prevailing government per diem lodging rate of $182.00 per night, exclusive of taxes and any additional fees.

Sleeping Room Deadline – February 9, 2017

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NASWA Unemployment Insurance Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

February 28 - March 01, 2017
Charleston, SC

The NASWA UI Interstate Benefits Subcommittee will be meeting from Tuesday, February 28 to Wednesday, March 1 at the Courtyard Marriott in Charleston, South Carolina. Please register if you will be attending the meeting.  Registration is important to help us plan for meeting space and meals.  The registration fee, which covers some of the meeting costs, is $100. You may pay by credit card, check, or purchase order voucher. If you mail your payment, please send it to NASWA, 444 North Capitol St., N.W., Suite 142, Washington, D.C. 20001. Cancellations after February 14 will not be refunded. 

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard Marriott Charleston Historic District at the following rates: $146 per night on February 27-28 and $211 per night on March 1-2, plus applicable tax.  Reservations must be made by Friday, January 27, 2017 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability. Reservations may be made by calling 1-843-805-7900 and refer to your group name “NASWA”.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Julie Squire at jsquire@naswa.org.

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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

March 02 - March 03, 2017
Charleston, SC

The NASWA UI Committee will be meeting from Thursday, March 2 to Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Courtyard Marriott in Charleston, South Carolina. Please register if you will be attending the meeting.  Registration is important to help us plan for meeting space and meals.  The registration fee, which covers some of the meeting costs, is $100. You may pay by credit card, check, or purchase order voucher. If you mail your payment, please send it to NASWA, 444 North Capitol St., N.W., Suite 142, Washington, D.C. 20001. Cancellations after February 16 will not be refunded. 

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard Marriott Charleston Historic District at the following rates: $146 per night on February 27-28 and $211 per night on March 1-2, plus applicable tax.  Reservations must be made by Friday, January 27, 2017 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability. Reservations may be made by calling 1-843-805-7900 and refer to your group name “NASWA”.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Julie Squire at jsquire@naswa.org.

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NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee Meeting

March 30 - March 31, 2017
Kansas City, MO

The NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee will be meeting on March 30-31,2017, at the Sheraton Suites Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri. Please register if you will be attending the meeting.  Registration is important to help us plan for meeting space and meals.  The registration fee, which covers some of the meeting costs, is $100. You may pay by credit card, check, or purchase order voucher. If you mail your payment, please send it to NASWA, 444 North Capitol St., N.W., Suite 142, Washington, D.C. 20001.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Suites Country Club Plaza at  the rate of $117 per night, plus applicable tax.  Reservations must be made by February 27,2017 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability. Reservations may be made online by clicking here .  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Julie Squire at jsquire@naswa.org.

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NLx Steering Committee Meeting

April 06 - April 07, 2017
Santa Fe, NM

The National Labor Exchange (NLx) is a sophisticated electronic labor-exchange network, created in 2007 in a partnership agreement between NASWA and DirectEmployers (DirectEmployers) Association. This is an unprecedented public-private partnership that leverages private non-profit-owned technology with existing state workforce agency resources. 

The mission of the NLx is to provide the most accurate and comprehensive collection of real online job openings in order to achieve the highest level of efficiency for the nation's labor exchange – at no additional cost to state workforce agencies, employers and job seekers. 

The NLx Steering Committee consists of ten employer representatives and ten state workforce agency representatives. It meets in-person twice a year, with most work accomplished via conference calls and emails. The NLx Steering Committee provides guidance and input on all programmatic and operations issues to this important initiative.

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SIDES Training Seminar

April 18 - April 20, 2017
Kansas City, MO

The 2017 State Information Data Exchange System (SIDES) Training Seminar is a gathering for state unemployment insurance professionals and employers/third party administrators who are partnering with SIDES to ensure UI program integrity. The training seminar will highlight best practices used for both process and technological solutions.  Some of the workshop topics will include the effort for implementing additional SIDES exchanges, state strategies for engaging employer participation in SIDES, dos and don’ts of implementing the SIDES single sign on option, and fact finding 101 for employers and TPAs.  Attendance is encouraged for UI Directors, UI benefit managers, adjudication managers, state and employer/TPA SIDES liaisons, SIDES IT system analysts and programmers and other appropriate staff as determined by states and employers.

 

ETA recognizes the importance that states attend this Seminar to increase the consistency and use of the SIDES system.  The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA), will provide up to $2,000 to each participating state to help cover travel costs.  

 

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Labor Market Information Committee Meeting

April 19 - April 20, 2017
Chicago, IL

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) invites you to join us for our second LMI Committee meeting of the 2016-2017 association year. The meeting will take place April 19-20, 2017 at The James Hotel in Chicago, IL.

A $20 processing fee will apply to refunds requested on or before April 1, 2017.  All refunds will be paid approximately 45 days following the meeting. 

No refunds will be made for cancellations received after April 1, 2017.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at The James Hotel at the special rate of $149 for a standard room, not including applicable state and local taxes, currently 17.4%. The rate is available one (1) day post after the event dates based upon hotel availability. Guests can call 1-888-526-3778, 24 hours a day, to make their reservations. Reservations may be made online by clicking here The deadline for accepting reservations into this room block is Friday, March 17, 2017.

When registering provide the Group Code CNASW7 and select your travel dates to access the NASWA Room Block.

Reservation requests received after 5:00 p.m. EDT on the cutoff date will be accepted based on guest room availability at the prevailing transient rate, but the group rate will not be available.

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Employment & Training Committee Meeting

May 18 - May 19, 2017
Boston, MA

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) invites you to join us for our second Employment & Training Committee meeting of the 2016-2017 association year. The meeting will take place May 18-19, 2017 at Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston, MA.  The first day of the meeting, Thursday, May 18, will be a joint session with the NASWA Administration and Finance Committee.

A $20 processing fee will apply to refunds requested on or before May 1, 2017.  All refunds will be paid approximately 45 days following the meeting. 

No refunds will be made for cancellations received after May 1, 2017.

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at Omni Parker House at the special rate of $275.00 for a standard room, not including applicable state and local taxes, totaling $39.14 per night. The rate is available one (1) day post after the event dates based upon hotel availability. Guests can call 1-800-THE-OMNI and refer to “NASWA” to make their reservations over the phone. The deadline for accepting reservations into this room block is Friday, April 14, 2017.

Online reservations may be made via this link.

Reservation requests received after 5:00 p.m. EDT on the cutoff date will be accepted based on guest room availability at the prevailing transient rate, but the group rate will not be available.

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