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CAP National Conference

Anaheim, California 
August 23-25, 2018

CAP National Conference

Anaheim, California 
August 23-25, 2018

Why attend

National Conference

Mark your calendar for Aug. 23-25, when you will have the chance to network with more than 700 CAP members from across the nation at the 2018 National Conference.  The fun and festivities begin with an opening reception (there’s a separate one for 1st time attendees!) and concludes with the Saturday night Banquet – a mess dress affair that features a keynote address from Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson.

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Professional Development

What motivates you to serve your country as a member of Civil Air Patrol and who are those elite few who rise to the top of their area of responsibility each year?  Well, each and every one of our top performers will be honored during the Annual Awards program! You will hear the myriad ways in which they have provided exemplary, and in some instances, extraordinary service over the past year.

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Anaheim

Never been to Anaheim?  It’s a great place to bring the entire family! For starters, Disneyland is just blocks away from the meeting site.   With our special conference rate of only 139.00 per night, it provides an economical way get your CAP groove on at the conference and, while in town, plan a Disney adventure your family is certain to cherish for a lifetime.

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Cuisine

I don’t know about you but most conference-lovers are also foodies at heart.  You are traveling out of town, all the way to California, and while there, sampling the local cuisine is a must.  We gotcha covered. What’s your fave – Mexican, Italian, seafood, Japanese, Chinese, or maybe steak or barbecue. It doesn’t matter.  Your tastebuds will be readily satisfied and all of these choices and more are a short Uber or Lyft ride away!

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Sessions On Demand

2018 Learning Lab Descriptions and Schedule

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Sessions On Demand
Agenda-At-A-Glance

Daily Agenda

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration

Platinum Registration

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Command Post

Gold Key III

7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Pre-Conference Workshops

        Rooms TBD

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Command Post

Gold Key III

7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
DO Conference

Orange County 3&4

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
IG Senior Course

Platinum 7

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Communications Meeting

Orange County 1

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Vanguard Sales

Platinum 9

7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Command Post

Gold Key III

7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DO Conference

Orange County 3&4

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
IG Senior Course

Platinum 7

8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Communications Meeting

Orange County 1

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Opening Reception

Marquis North

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration

Platinum Registration

California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Vanguard Sales

Platinum 9

Command Post

Gold Key III

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
General Assembly

Platinum 5&6

8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:10 PM
Learning Labs

Rooms TBD

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
CAP-USAF

Desert Springs

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Jewish Worship Service

Desert Springs

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Fun Walk/5K Fun Run

Hotel Lobby

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
California Wing Information Booth

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Vanguard Sales

Platinum 9

7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Registration

Platinum Registration

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Command Post

Gold Key III

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Meet the BoG

Platinum 4

CAP-USAF

Desert Springs

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Annual Banquet

Platinum 5&6

Venue Info

Anaheim, CA, United States

Anaheim Marriott
700 West Convention Way,
Anaheim, California 92802

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