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First Line Supervisors Training

Glen Allen, VA | April 10 – 13, 2018 | VACP Leadership Education

Registration is now open for the First Line Supervisors School being held April 10-13, 2018. Registration deadline is Friday, March 16, 2018.

This is a four-day training program that has been designed for those newly appointed (or soon to be promoted) as supervisors and is most applicable to individuals who have had little or no prior supervisory training. This program is designed to assist officers in their transition to their new role as supervisor.

For registration and detailed program information, please click here.

125th Annual IACP Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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125th Annual IACP Conference

Orlando, FL | October 6 – 9, 2018 | Conferences

Activity Image The IACP Annual Conference and Exposition is the largest and most important law enforcement event of the year — more than 14,000 public safety professionals come here to learn new techniques, advance their knowledge and careers and equip their department for ongoing success. When you bring your team to IACP 2018, your agency will achieve better results and operate more efficiently and effectively.

You’ll get unlimited access to:

  • Non-stop learning opportunities: IACP 2018’s top-notch education program explores the topics most important to you and your team. Choose from 200+ workshops in 12 targeted tracks, and learn proven strategies and crucial information that you can put to use right away.

  • Innovative equipment and new technology: See live demos, hands-on exhibits and new products in action — over 600 exhibitors showcase their latest offerings to fully equip law enforcement professionals and help your department do the best job possible to serve and protect your communities.

  • Valuable connections: Spend time with fellow officers and expand your professional network — IACP provides you with multiple opportunities to make important connections, broaden your perspectives and expand your circle of professional contacts.

- See more at: http://www.theiacpconference.org/event-overview/#site-navigation

 

Hotel Information

DEL-MAR-VA Hotel Block

The VACP has arranged for a block of 70 rooms at two different hotels for Delaware, Maryland & Virginia IACP Conference attendees — the Hilton Grand Vacations Seaworld and the Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal.

The Hilton Grand has ONLY KING BED STUDIOS and is approximately 2.29 miles from the Convention Center. The Crowne Plaza has ONLY TWO QUEEN BED ROOMS and is approximately 1.9 miles away. Both are served by conference shuttles.

To book a room at one of the hotels in the block, follow the reservations link (not the hotel link). Please note that while the VACP has made these group arrangements, individuals are responsible for making and managing their own hotel reservations.

* THIS HOTEL BLOCK IS INTENDED FOR ONLY DELAWARE, MARYLAND AND VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION MEMBERS AND POLICE DEPARTMENTS.  IF YOU ARE A VENDOR/EXHIBITOR OR FALL INTO ANOTHER CATEGORY PLEASE BOOK YOUR ROOM THROUGH THE IACP WEBSITE AT http://www.theiacp.org/techhousing *

RESERVATIONS:
CLICK HERE to complete your housing reservation. A confirmation will be sent to you from OnPeak, IACP's Official Housing Partner.

Reservation cutoff date is July 1, 2018, after this date all rooms in the Del-Mar-VA Block will be released to the general conference population.

HOTELS:
Hilton Grand Vacations Seaworld — KING BED STUDIOS ONLY

6924 Grand Vacations Way
Orlando, Florida 32821
Phone: (407) 239-0100
Room Rate: $129/night + taxes (single/double occupancy King studio suite)

Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal — TWO QUEEN BED ROOMS ONLY
7800 Universal Blvd
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone: (407) 355-0550
Room Rate: $172/night + taxes (single/double occupancy 2 Queen bed room)

Guarantee Policy
Please provide a valid credit card to hold your reservation. Credit card MUST expire after the date of the event. First night's room and tax is also payable by check. Please make checks payable to "onPeak". Reservation(s) not guaranteed are subject to cancellation.

Changes Policy
If you need to make any changes or cancellations to your reservation on or before 09/13/2018, make your changes ONLINE or call (866) 524-7456. Changes or cancellations to your reservation after this date must be made directly with Hilton Grand Vacations at SeaWorld at (407) 239-0100 or Crowne Plaza Orlando Universal at (407) 355-0550, as applicable. All changes are based on availability.

Cancellation Policy
If the guest cancels after 3pm local time, 72 hours prior to the date of arrival, the guests credit card will be charged for one (1) night's room and tax or the deposit will be forfeited.

Special Policy
An early departure fee may apply if hotel is not notified of an early departure prior to or at check in. Failure to check-in on your scheduled arrival date will result in a no-show charge of one night's room and tax.


Delegate Information

IACP Conference Registration

Registration for the IACP Conference must be made directly with IACP. Visit the IACP Conference website at http://www.theiacpconference.org for more information. (Register early to save over 21%!)


Questions

If you have any questions or problems related to hotel reservations, please contact Audrey Altovilla, VA Association of Chiefs of Police, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or (804) 285-8227.

If you have any questions pertaining to the IACP Conference itself, please contact the IACP directly at 1-800-THE-IACP.

Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 43rd Session | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 43rd Session

University of Richmond, VA | September 17 – November 15, 2018 | VACP Leadership Education

Applications are now being longer being accepted for the 43rd Session of PELS being held September 17-21, October 15-19, & November 12-15, 2018. Application deadline is June 15, 2018.

The Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) program is an intensive three-week leadership education program conducted in cooperation with the University of Richmond.  The curriculum is liberal-arts/humanities based and focused on the study of leadership at an advanced level.

This program is designed for individuals who currently serve in command/executive level positions within their agencies.  The objective of this program is to acquaint participants with best practices in leadership, challenge them to reflect upon their own leadership competency, and examine ways of achieving both personal and professional growth.

For application and detailed program information, please click here.

2018 VACP Annual Training Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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2018 VACP Annual Training Conference

Roanoke, VA | September 9 – 12, 2018 | Conferences

The 93rd Annual Conference of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police and Foundation will be held September 9-12, 2018 at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, VA!

Our thanks to Roanoke Police Chief Tim Jones, the Roanoke Police Department, and the other Roanoke Valley area police departments for hosting us once again!

Hotel InformationDelegate InformationExhibitor Information | Golf TournamentSponsorship InformationQuestions?

 

DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Fredericksburg, VA | June 28, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Lexington, VA | June 14, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT) | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT)

Roanoke, VA | June 3 – October 3, 2018 | VACP Leadership Education

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Session of ILCT being held June 3-8 & October 1-3, 2018. The application deadline is April 1, 2018.

The Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT) is an eight-day, intensive leadership education program.  This program is focused on the study of leadership at an intermediate level and is designed for individuals who currently serve in or are soon to be promoted to mid-level management positions within their organizations.

For application and detailed program information, please click here.

DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Wytheville, VA | May 24, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

VACLEA Summer Conference 2018 | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VACLEA Summer Conference 2018

Virginia Beach, VA | May 16 – 18, 2018 | Conferences

The 2018 Summer Conference of the Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (VACLEA) is scheduled for May 16-18 at the Holiday Inn & Suites North Beach, Virginia Beach, VA.

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DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Richmond, VA | May 14, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Bedford, VA | April 9, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

April 9, 2018
6:00 – 10:00 PM

Location

Bedford County Fire & Rescue
1185 Turning Point Road
Bedford VA 24523

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training — Bedford – Apr. 9

Registration will close at 1700 on April 5. After that, please call Earl Preas at 540.676.3297.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please email Earl Preas at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).

New Chiefs / Deputy Chiefs Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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New Chiefs / Deputy Chiefs Training

Glen Allen, VA | March 27 – 30, 2018 | VACP Leadership Education

Registration is now open for the New Chiefs/Deputy Chiefs School being held March 27-30, 2018. Registration deadline is March 2, 2018.

This is a four-day training program that has been designed for individuals who have been recently appointed or elected to the position of chief executive of their agency, assistant or deputy chief executive, or for those individuals who act in those roles in their absence. This program is designed to assist newly promoted/appointed executive level personnel in their transition to their new role.

For registration and detailed program information, please click here.

DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Front Royal, VA | March 22, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

DUID Training Program | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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DUID Training Program

Newport News, VA | March 14, 2018 | Other Training Opportunities

The Commonwealth Attorneys' Services Council (CASC) will be conducting six DUID Training Programs across the Commonwealth in 2018. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs.

Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.

There is no charge for this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2018:

  • Newport News – March 14, 2018
    Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

  • Front Royal – March 22, 2018
    Warren County Public Safety Building

  • Richmond – May 14, 2018
    Virginia State Police Academy

  • Wytheville – May 24, 2018
    Wytheville Community College

  • Lexington – June 14, 2018
    Virginia Military Institute

  • Fredericksburg – June 28, 2018
    Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or at 757-253-4994 if you have any questions.

VACP Midyear Conference 2018 | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VACP Midyear Conference 2018

Henrico County, VA | February 26 – 27, 2018 | Conferences

The 2018 VACP Midyear Conference will be held FEBRUARY 26-27 at the Hilton Short Pump Hotel & Conference Center in Henrico County, VA.

Hotel Information

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump (western Henrico County)
12042 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23233

Room Rate: $93 single/double plus taxes.

Please make hotel reservations by contacting the hotel directly at (800) 445-8667 and be sure to ask for the "VACP Conference rate." Reservation cutoff date is February 1st. After this date rooms may be available but the conference rate is not guaranteed. We recommend making reservations as soon as possible.  It is easier to cancel a room later if you cannot attend than it is to get a conference rate room after the block closes.

 

Delegate Information

AGENDA

2018 Midyear Conference Agenda (PDF)

REGISTRATION

Member/NonMember Registration Fee: $225
(Fees cover Monday's breakfast, breaks and lunch and Tuesday's breakfast.)

Cancellation Policy:
Due to commitments to the hotel there will be no refunds of conference registration fees relating to cancellations made on or after February 12th. Fees will be reimbursed at 100% prior to February 12th if written notification is provided to the meeting planner, Audrey Altovilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).


Exhibitor Information

EXHIBITOR FEES & REGISTRATION

The Exhibit Hall is now SOLD OUT.  Thank you to all of our registered exhibitors! To be notified about future opportunities to exhibit, contact Audrey Altovilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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The VACP invites you to exhibit at our 2018 Midyear Conference – February 26-27 – at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump.  Space is limited so, if interested please complete registration as soon as possible to reserve your booth.  Please do not mail registration forms.

Hotel Info: See above.

Booth Fee: $500/each
(Cost covers table, chairs and electrical; Monday breakfast, breaks and lunch; and Tuesday breakfast and break for two representatives as well as a quick introduction of your company to our attendees.)

Additional Exhibit Personnel: $100/each

Delegate Folder/Bag Inserts of Company Info: $50/each

 

Please return the registration form, signed and dated, to Audrey Altovilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  Or you may fax it to (804) 285-3363.

Payment:
We accept credit cards and checks. Credit card info may be included on the registration form. If paying by check, please mail to:

VACP Midyear Conference
880 Technology Park Drive, Suite 100
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellation deadline is February 12th.  Cancellation prior to this date must be done in writing and sent to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  After 
February 12th, refunds will not be provided.

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2018 VACP Winter Conference Exhibitor Conditions

Set Up:
Exhibitors will be able to set up starting at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, 2018 or on Thursday morning at any time.  Conference start time is 8am on Monday, February 26th.

Booth Provisions:
There are a total of 20 tabletop booths.  Booth includes 6 foot skirted table, two chairs and electrical.

Hold Harmless Clause:
“The exhibitor assumes the entire responsibility and liability for losses, damages, and claims arising out of exhibitor’s activities on the Resort premises and will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the resort, its owner, and its management company, as well as their respective agents, servants, and employees from any and all such losses, damages, and claims.”

The Hilton Short Pump will not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage or claims arising out of exhibitor’s activities on the premises except for any claims, loss, or damages arising directly from its negligence. 

General Conditions:
Exhibitors may not sublet or assign their space to others.  The exhibit fee allows only one company per booth.  Multiple exhibits require a separate exhibit fee for each booth.

Cancellation of the exhibit booth must be made by February 12, 2018, at which time all registration fees will be refunded to the exhibitor.  No refund will be made if the exhibitor fails to notify VACP of the cancellation or if cancellation is made after February 12, 2018.

Paying exhibitors will be issued conference badges that must be worn at all times.

Combustible materials or explosives are prohibited; fire extinguishers and exits must not be obstructed.  Sounds from audio machines must be subdued and not disturbing to other exhibitors.  Exhibitors agree that they shall hold harmless the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police and/or the hotel from all liability and damages from whatever cause.  Exhibitors are responsible for securing their display materials.


Sponsorship Information

The VACP couldn't provide all we do to our members without the generous support of our private and public sector sponsors.  If your organization would like to help sponsor the VACP Midyear Conference, please contact Audrey Altovilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Additional information about Sponsorship Opportunities with the VACP is online at http://www.vachiefs.org/index.php/support/sponsorship_opportunities/.


Questions

For more information, contact Audrey Altovilla, VACP Event Planner, at (804) 285-8227 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 42nd Session | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 42nd Session

University of Richmond, VA | January 8 – March 8, 2018 | VACP Leadership Education

Applications are now being longer being accepted for the 42nd Session of PELS being held January 8-12, February 5-9, & March 5-8, 2018. Application deadline is October 15, 2017.

The Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) program is an intensive three-week leadership education program conducted in cooperation with the University of Richmond.  The curriculum is liberal-arts/humanities based and focused on the study of leadership at an advanced level.

This program is designed for individuals who currently serve in command/executive level positions within their agencies.  The objective of this program is to acquaint participants with best practices in leadership, challenge them to reflect upon their own leadership competency, and examine ways of achieving both personal and professional growth.

For application and detailed program information, please click here.