CEAC Spring Conference, in conjunction with Cal Cities Public Works Officers Institute. March 8-10, 2023, Universal City Hilton, Los Angeles County.

Who Should Attend?

  • Public Works Directors
  • Assistant Directors
  • Deputy Directors
  • County Surveyors
  • Public Works Staff
  • Planning Directors
  • CEAC Affiliates
  • Caltrans and FHWA 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:

Click Here for the preliminary 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 ** The CEAC room block at the Universal Hilton is currently SOLD OUT **
  • 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:

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

Policy Committee and Board of Directors Meeting Agendas:

Agendas will be available approximately two weeks prior to the conference.

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