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2017 Independent Living Conference: Leading the Charge
June 12th, 2017 • Sacramento, CA


The California Foundation for Independent Living Centers is excited to announce its first statewide Independent Living: Leading the Charge Conference. Join us at the Sacramento Convention Center on June 12th, 2017. This gathering is intended to bring together Independent Living Center staff, boards and volunteers from across California and the western region to learn and share best practices related to Independent Living Center core services, innovations and partnerships.

Also plan to stay an extra day for the 2017 Disability Capitol Action Day on Tuesday, June 13th at Cesar Chavez Park and march to the Capitol for disabled rights!

Thank you to our Champion Level Sponsors.

Conference Information

Date: Monday, June 12th, 2017

Time: Registration begins at 9:00am

Location:
Sacramento Convention Center (3rd Floor Meeting rooms)
1400 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814


Register for the ILC Conference





Agenda
(Subject to change.)

June 12th - Day One

8:30am – 10:00am
Registration

10:00am – 10:45am
Welcome

11:00am – 12:15pm
Morning Breakout Sessions

12:30pm – 1:30pm
Lunch Panel Presentation & Sponsorship Awards

1:45pm – 3:00pm
Breakout Sessions

3:15pm – 3:30pm
Break

3:30pm – 4:45pm
Final Breakout Sessions

5:30pm – 7:00pm
Evening Reception at the Sheraton Hotel

June 13th - Day Two

10:00am – 3:00pm
2017 Disability Capitol Action Day Graphic of the Disability Capitol Action Day flyer.

Workshop Tracks
  • Assistive Technology
  • Youth Transition
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Disability Civil Rights/Systems Change
  • Financial Empowerment





Hotel for the ILC Conference

CFILC has secured a block of hotel rooms at the Marriott Residence Inn, downtown Sacramento. The block is available for the nights of Sunday, June 11th and Monday, June 12th. If you run into any booking issues please contact Lisa, lisa@cfilc.org.

Start/End Date: June 11-13, 2017

You may also make reservations by calling the hotel directly at (916) 443-0500 and be sure to let them know you are with the ILC Conference.






Other Hotels Near the Sacramento Convention Center

Below is a list of hotels that are located near the Sacramento Convention Center. We strongly recommend securing your hotel room(s) as soon as possible. Rates will increase as the demand for rooms increase… so don't delay.

Download a List of Other Hotels




Resources While You're in Sacramento

Sacramento has a lot to offer than just sunshine and disability rights advocacy. Below a link for a list for directions to the convention center, restaurants in the area, public transportation, and hospitals & pharmacies.

Download a List of Sacramento Resources