West SUGA

Includes the States of:

Arizona - Alaska - California
Colorado - Guam - Hawaii
Idaho - Montana - Nevada
New Mexico - Oregon - Utah
Washington - Wyoming

Board Advisory Member:

Tao Elson
Butte County
530-538-6087
telson@buttecounty.net

        Agenda Committee Members:

  • Zaib Malik, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute
  • Jjibran Bashir, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute 
  • Nick Loyd, Coachella Valley Water District
  • Kim Stahl, CCCSD
  • Will Mansfield, Butte County
2016 West SUGA Training Event
Disneyland Hotel
1150 Magic Way
Anaheim, CA 92802



 Register Here

 Preliminary Schedule
 

Monday, December 5 (with 5 pm early registration)-Wednesday, December 7, 2016 (ending at 5 pm)

Could there be a more inspired setting for our 2016 regional training event than the Disneyland Hotel?  If we are looking for magic, then this is the place!  Join us for our 2016 event at the Wonderful World of Disney while we explore the Wonderful World of West SUGA!  Not only is there plenty of room for us to meet and sleep, but we have lots of opportunity for fun and networking, too!

The entire Disney Resort will be at our doorstep to explore, including Downtown Disney, Disneyland, and California Adventure....all with a wide spectrum of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.  

Make your room reservation now! The special rate for the conference is $184.00.  A limited number of rooms are reserved at this rate. To secure a room please contact the Disneyland® Resort by booking online 24/7 at http://www.mydisneymeetings.com/gdsl16a  or by calling (714) 520-5005, M-F from 8 am to 5 pm PST. Reservations must be made by Tuesday, November 15, 2016 or before the group rooms are sold out, so do not delay. Prevailing rates may apply after this date or when the group rooms are sold out, whichever occurs first. Rooms are subject to availability.  In order to receive this special rate you must identify yourself as attending West SUGA. 

Do you want to enjoy the parks?  The registration link also offers special ticket prices that are not available once you arrive at the Resort. Tickets are valid for admission between Tuesday, November 29 and Saturday, December 10, 2016.  The ticket store closes at 9:00 PM PST on Thursday, December 01, 2016 so don't delay!

Click here for a list of event sponsors.

Discounted Park Tickets:

Want to add magic to your conference experience?  

Disney is offering discounted park tickets to West Regional Training attendees.  This is a great way t spend your evenings before/after the conference?  Tickets are valid for admission from Tuesday, November 29 – Saturday, December 10, 2016.

The last day to purchase tickets online is Thursday, December 01, 2016 by 9:00 PM PST.

Click here to purchase specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Theme Park tickets.

These special ticket prices are not available once you arrive at the Resort.

Don't delay!  Prices are subject to change without notice.

Transportation Information:

The closest airport to the Disneyland Hotel is John Wayne Airport, also known as Orange County Airport (SNA).   It is approximately 14 miles away and is serviced by most major airlines. 

There are a few different transportation options.  Disneyland offers the Disneyland Express Shuttle, which runs between 8:30 am and 7:00 pm at John Wayne.  It is $20 one way and will drop off directly at the Disneyland Hotel.  You will purchase your ticket with the driver at the airport, which is located at Ground Transportation.

You may take Super Shuttle, which is approximately $26 one way, single rider.  Reservations are recommended.  You can call 800-258-3826 to make a reservation, or go to supershuttle.com to make a reservation online. 

There are also taxis available at the airport, one way to the hotel is approximately $53.

From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), it is approximately 33 miles and is serviced by most major airlines.  The Disneyland Express  is $30 one way and runs between 7:30 am and 8:00 pm.

You may take Super Shuttle, which is approximately $42 one way, single rider.  Reservations are recommended.  You can call 800-258-3826 to make a reservation, or go to supershuttle.com to make a reservation online. 

There are also taxis available at the airport, one way to the hotel is approximately $100.

Product Line Sessions Offered: 

- NaviLine Public Administration
- ONESolution Public Administration
- PLUS
- TRAKiT 

Call for User-Led Sessions:

We are looking for SunGard Public Sector software users to present topics at the 2016 West Regional Training event.  SunGard is offering generous incentives to user-led presenters.  Click here for more information.

If you have a class you would like to present, the first step is to fill out the Course Outline and submit it to SUGA Board Advisory member for the West region, Tao Elson at telson@buttecounty.net.

Presentations:

All available presentations are located on the menu bar under the “Members” pull down menu.  The database includes all presentations provided by SunGard.  As the RUG year goes into 2016 any additional presentations that SunGard provides will be added.  To go directly to the presentations page <click here>.