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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
Download the conference program:English/español
Download the registration brochure:English español
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.
6:00 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
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
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.
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.
The cost of the parking at the Ontario Convention Center is $10.
- REGISTRATION COSTS
Registration Fees Promotores
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.
Click here to see workshop descriptions
- SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
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 EXHIBITORSWe 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 VOLUNTEERSVisión 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.
- CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
Para informacion en español, hace clic aqui.