** NOTE: CEAC will not be holding the Spring Conference with the League of California Cities in 2024, as CEAC is hosting the National Association of County Engineers (NACE) Annual Meeting, April 15-18, 2024, Palm Springs, Riverside County. We hope you can join us in Palm Springs in 2024! **

Thank you to those that attended the CEAC Spring Conference that was held in conjunction with Cal Cities Public Works Officers Institute, March 8-10, 2023, Universal City Hilton, Los Angeles County.

Click here for a complete list of breakout sessions and the CEAC attendee list.

Who Should Attend?

  • Public Works Directors, Assistant Directors, Deputy Directors, County Surveyors, Public Works Staff, Planning Directors
  • CEAC Affiliates
  • Caltrans, FHWA and DWR Staff
  • CEAC Retired Members

Features and Benefits of the Program:

Each year this event brings together County and City Public Works officials, other senior level staff, and private sector consultants to network, discuss challenges facing many California counties, and to receive valuable information from relevant experts.

Conference Schedule and Registration:

2023 CEAC Spring Conference Program for the current conference schedule.

Registration Fee Schedule:

CEAC Member Full Registration $625.00 $750.00
CEAC Non-Member Full Registration $750.00 $850.00
Caltrans/FHWA $625.00 $750.00
Wednesday One-Day Registration $350.00 $450.00
Thursday One-Day Registration $475.00 $525.00
CEAC Wednesday Policy Committee Meeting – GUEST Registration $125.00 $150.00
CEAC Retired CLODS/Life Members Complimentary Complimentary

Hotel and Travel Information:

REGISTER for the conference prior to booking a hotel room. Do not make a hotel reservation unless you are sure it is needed. Your county/company will be financially responsible for all cancellation/attrition fees. If you are making hotel reservations for others, please confirm with each individual, in advance, that they actually need hotel accommodations and intend to use them on the dates you are reserving.

  • CLICK HERE to book your room in the CEAC room block
  • Room rates are $209 per night ++
  • Guests can also call the In-House Reservations Dept. at 818-623-1434 from 7am-7pm, Monday-Sunday
  • Please refer to group code CEAC when booking  

Alternate hotel:
Sheraton Universal Hotel
The Sheraton Universal Hotel is a 6 minute walk from the Universal City Hilton

Parking and Transportation

The Universal City Hilton is centrally located to Burbank, downtown Los Angeles and Hollywood with easy access to airports and freeways.  Plus, the entrance to Universal Studios Hollywood is within walking distance.

Discounted Self- Parking (per night): $20 (subject to availability)
Valet Parking (per night): $45 (subject to change)

In addition to on-site parking, several privately owned parking garages are also within walking distance of the hotel. (Parking rates vary by location and are subject to change without notice).

Nearby airports include:
Hollywood Burbank Airport/Bob Hope Airport:    6 miles
Los Angeles International Airport:             27 miles
John Wayne Airport/Orange County:       52 miles

Opportunity to Exhibit:

For questions about exhibiting, please contact Amy Wade at Cal Cities at awade@calcities.org

CEAC/Cal Cities Golf Tournament:

Tuesday, March 9, 2023
First tee-time, 10:30 am
DeBelle Golf Course – 1500 E Walnut Ave, Burbank, CA 91501
Click here for more information and to register

Contact Martin McIlroy at mmcirlroy@mgeeng.com or (916) 717-9908.

Policy Committee and Board of Directors Meeting Agendas:

Administrative Committee Agenda
Flood Control and Water Resources Committee Agenda
Infrastructure and Development Committee Agenda
Resource Recovery and Waste Management Committee Agenda
Surveyor Committee Agenda
Transportation Committee Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting Agenda

Sponsorship Opportunities:

  • Platinum Sponsorship – $1,300.00
    (Includes one complimentary registration, advanced copy of conference registration list, logo signage and recognition during all CEAC policy committee meetings and administrative committee meeting, logo recognition in the CEAC newsletter)
  • Gold Sponsorship – $1,000.00
    (Includes one complimentary one-day registration, logo signage and recognition during all CEAC policy committee meetings and administrative committee meeting, logo recognition in the CEAC newsletter)
  • Other sponsorship opportunities may also be available.

Future Conferences:

NACE Annual Meeting, hosted by County Engineers Association of California
April 15-18, 2024, Palm Springs, Riverside County


Contact Merrin Gerety at mgerety@counties.org