2019 UNConference


January 17-19, 2019

Paséa Hotel & Spa
21080 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

The ALC UNConference is a participant-driven meeting which allows you to have thought-provoking discussions with other business owners in the industry--about the issues that matter to you most. All attendees are encouraged to become participants, while facilitators will provide a touch of moderation and structure.

Early-Bird Registration Deadline Is Friday, December 14, 2018.


 

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Gold Sponsor

 

   


Silver Sponsor

 


 

Schedule

Thursday, January 17

9:00 am–Noon

1:00 pm–5:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting

ALC Advocacy Forum: Panel and Open Discussion on Worker Classification Issues
Join your colleagues, like-minded CEOs and leading language industry executives, for an exceptional panel discussion regarding worker reclassification. Panelists:

Rick Antezana
ALC

Bill Rivers
JNCL

Laura Curtis
CAL Chamber


Luke Wake, Esq.
NFIB

Ian Adams
R Street Institute

6:00 pm–8:00 pm

Opening Reception

Friday, January 18

8:00 am–9:00 am

9:00 am–10:40 am

10:40 am–11:15 am

11:15 am–12:15 pm

12:15 pm–1:30 pm

1:30 pm–3:40 pm

3:40 pm–4:15 pm

4:15 pm–5:00 pm

6:00 pm      

Breakfast

UNConference Sessions

Networking Break

UNConference Sessions

Lunch

UNConference Sessions

Networking Break

UNConference Session Wrap Up

Dine Arounds
Sign up information will be available soon.

Saturday, January 19

8:00 am–9:00 am

9:00 am–10:25 am

10:25 am–11:00 am

11:00 am–12:30 pm

1:30 pm

Breakfast

UNConference Sessions

Networking Break

UNConference Sessions and Closing

Whale-Watching Cruise (optional; separate registration required)
Join your ALC colleagues for a whale-watching cruise! See giant blue whales, finback whales, gray whales and many more in their natural habitat. Tour will depart from Newport Beach at 2:30 pm, and lasts 2-2.5 hours.



Sponsorship Opportunities

The UNConference allows you to get up close and personal with the principals of the most influential LSCs shaping the industry today. This informal retreat of about 75 company owners who meet to discuss and share businesses challenges and solutions, is focused on building relationships.

Choose the sponsorship that’s right for you:

Gold — $3,500

  • One complimentary registration.
  • Logo on conference signage, promotional emails to drive attendance, and ALC Update (our monthly newsletter).
  • Logo hyperlinked on the UNConference web pages and social sites.
  • Recognition in conference app and on the conference stage during welcome remarks and discussions.
  • Opportunity to make a few remarks to all attendees.

Silver— $2,000

  • Logo on conference signage, promotional emails to drive attendance, and ALC Update (our monthly newsletter).
  • Logo hyperlinked on the UNConference web pages and social sites.
  • Recognition in conference app and on the conference stage during welcome remarks and discussions.
  • Opportunity to make a few remarks to all attendees.

Bronze— $1,000

  • Company name on signage, promotional emails to drive attendance and ALC Update (our monthly newsletter).
  • Company name hyperlinked on the UNConference web pages and social sites.
  • Recognition in conference app and on the conference stage during welcome remarks and discussions.
  • Opportunity to make a few remarks to all attendees.

Supporting— $500

  • Company name on signage, UNConference section of website, promotional emails to drive attendance, ALC Update (our monthly newsletter), and social sites.
  • Recognition in conference app and on the conference stage during welcome remarks and discussions.
  • Opportunity to make a few remarks to all attendees.

If you’d like to sponsor an amount not listed, please contact us and we’ll work with you.


Additional Benefit to Exhibitors and Sponsors

Exhibit at the Annual Conference and sponsor one or both conferences, and receive a 50% discount on your ALC advertising. See the advertising rates and payment information or contact Barbara Bienkowski at (240) 404-6481 or sponsorship@alcus.org.


Hotel and Travel Information

Hotel Information

Paséa Hotel & Spa
21080 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Telephone:

Book Online:

Group Rate:

Reservation Deadline:

1 (866) 478-9702

Group Reservation Link

$249 per night, single/double

Friday, December 14, 2018

Please reference the Association of Language Companies when calling to make your hotel reservation. Hotel reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis until Friday, December 14, 2018, or until the block has sold out. ALC cannot guarantee the group rate if rooms are still available in the ALC block after Friday, December 14.

Check-in Time: 4:00 pm

Checkout Time: 11:00 am

Valet Parking: $25 per day

Steps from the shore in the iconic surf town of Huntington Beach, Paséa is a modern oasis with an unrivaled sense of clean, coastal style and a comfort that you can experience with sand between your toes.

 

 


Travel Information

Airports

  • John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) is 26 minutes from hotel (11.5 miles).
  • Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 32 minutes from hotel (18 miles).
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) 56 minutes from hotel and (37 miles)

Airfare

has partnered with ALC and is offering discounted airfare to all attendees. When booking online at https://www.united.com/ual/en/us/flight-search/book-a-flight, use Offer Code: ZFSG703873.

If you call United at (800) 426-1122, please remember to provide Agreement Code: 703873 and Z Code: ZFSG.

Discounts with United:

  • 2% Off the Lowest Advertised Economy Fare
  • 5% Off Standard Economy Fare
  • 10% Off of Business Class Fare

Dress Code

Casual attire is appropriate for the UNConference.

Weather

The temperature in Huntington Beach in January is typically in the mid-60s during the day and high
40s at night.

 

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