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2016 Annual Conference

October 27, 2016 - October 29, 2016

14th Annual Conference of Promotores, Leaders, and Community Workers

The Power of My Words and My Actions

October 27-29, 2016 Ontario Convention and Conference Center

Conference Materials

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Download the conference program: English/español Download the registration brochure: English español
  • PROGRAM

    Thursday, October 27

    1:30pm – 5:30 pm The Promotores Institute: This meeting is exclusive for Advisory members of the Promotores Institute. Advocacy Committee: This meeting is exclusive for members of the Advocacy Committee. screen-shot-2016-09-26-at-11-36-25-pm6:00 pm –10:00 pm: A Night of Bohemian Culture The Visión y Compromiso Promotoras Network invites all promotores to participate in “A Night of Bohemian Culture” at the Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, California. We will observe and honor the diversity of our roots through art, music and poetry. We invite you to wear attire (optional) reflecting any culture you would  like to showcase. There is no charge for conference participants to attend this event; however space is limited to the first 300 people who register online. Appetizers will be served. Cocktails will be available for purchase. We look forward to seeing you!

    Friday, October 28

    7:00        Registration Opens 8:30 – 9:00    Welcome 9:00 – 10:15    Plenary 10:15        Exhibit Area Opens 11:15 – 12:30    Lunch 12:45– 2:45    Workshops  A 3:05 – 5:05    Workshops B 5:15 – 6:30    Documentary 7:00–12:00    Dinner/Dance

    Saturday, October 29

    7:00 – 10:00    Registration 8:00 – 9:00    Breakfast 7:00 – 8:00    Workshops C 9:00 – 11:00    Workshops D 11:15 – 12:30    Plenary 12:30 – 2:00    Lunch 2:15 – 4:15    Workshops E 4:30 – 5:00    Closing
  • TRAVEL INFORMATION

    Air Travel

    The Ontario International Airport is the nearest airport to the conference. Make reservations as soon as possible to take advantage of the best fares. Transportation to the hotel from the airport is available via hotel shuttle.  Reserve shuttle service when you book your room at the Radisson.

    Hotel

    UPDATE: The Raddisson Hotel  that we were using for the conference is now completely booked! The Comfort Suites Ontario Convention Center has the following 12 rooms available: Ask for the block of rooms under Visión y Compromiso before October 13, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. Reservations: 877-424-6423 or/o 909-605-0700. Type of room available: King bed suite that includes a full size sofa bed. Price $99.00 plus tax on Thursday, 10/27/16; $119.00 plus tax on Friday, 10/28/16 There are many hotels in the area that are available. Please visit the following websites: hotels.com y expedia.com to see availability and prices. We hope this information is helpful and if you have any questions please feel free to contact us.

    Parking

    The cost of the parking at the Ontario Convention Center is $10.
  • REGISTRATION COSTS
    Registration Fees
    Promotores or CHWs General Admission Presenters Promotor Presenters
    BEFORE OCTOBER 14, 2016
    Conference AND Celebration $70 $240 $150 $70
    Conference: Two Days $40 $180 $90 $40
    Conference: One Day $40 $90 * *
    Celebration Only $30 $60 $60 $30
    ON-SITE REGISTRATION
    Conference AND Celebration $105 $245 $155 $105
    Conference: Two Days $45 $185 $90 $45
    Conference: One Day $45 $95 * $40
    Celebration Only $60 $60 $60 $60
    * Presenters will incur a registration charge for attending any part of the conference other than the day of their workshop.
  • WORKSHOPS
    Click here to see workshop descriptions
  • SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
    Screen Shot 2016-06-20 at 10.52.49 PM Visión y Compromiso is pleased to invite you to invest in our efforts by becoming a sponsor of this event. Your support will allow us to continue to register participants for this important conference at an affordable cost. Download the information.
  • CALL FOR EXHIBITORS
    Screen Shot 2016-06-20 at 10.12.43 PMWe would be honored to have your organization participate in our energy filled Exhibition Hall. Strengthen the capacity of promotores, CHWs and Community Leaders to serve as critical resources in the communities they serve by exposing them to tools and information they can use for their work. Download the information.
  • CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
    Screen Shot 2016-06-20 at 10.35.01 PMVisión y Compromiso and the Organizing Committee of the 14th Annual Conference of Promotores and Community Health Workers of the state of California are calling for motivated and enthusiastic volunteers who can provide support towards the success of this event. Download the information.
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Details

Start:
October 27, 2016
End:
October 29, 2016
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Venue

Ontario Convention and Conference Center
2000 East Convention Center Way
Ontario, CA 91764 United States
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