Southern California Chapter

SLA updates including 2019 Annual Conference in Cleveland

  • 1.  SLA updates including 2019 Annual Conference in Cleveland

    Posted 02-26-2019 21:31

    The following information will help you take full advantage of your membership in SLA.

    This week SLA President Hal Kirkwood will be holding an online chat and will have more throughout the year.

    Please note the deadlines for the annual conference in Cleveland including early bird registration, hotel reservations, and saving money on your annual dues renewal by referring a colleague who then joins SLA.

    Upcoming dates to add to your calendar 

    Your SLA Officers have planned several activities to assist with communicating with the Board and learning more about SLA.

    • 2019 Presidential Chats hosted by SLA President Hal Kirkwood will held quarterly 2:00-3:00pm ET on the following Thursdays: February 28th, April 25th, August 15th and November 14th. All SLA members are welcome to attend.
    • 2019 Open Board meetings are open to all SLA members and are scheduled as follows:

    o   Saturday, June 15th (at SLA Annual Conference, 8:30-11:00am ET)

    o   Wednesday, October 16th (virtual, 2:30-3:30pm ET)

    • 2019 Webinars offered by your SLA Cabinet Leaders will be advertised soon.

    Look for announcements on the Open Forum for all webinars.

    SLA Annual Conference

    The SLA Annual Conference will take place June 14-18 in Cleveland, Ohio. Here's some additional brief annual conference information:

    Referral Program

    The membership referral program: Names of potential members can be submitted in our survey: Once submitted, SLA staff will conduct outreach to the potential member.

    If the new member joins after our outreach SLA you will be given $10.00 off your dues the following year.

    As always, please contact me or any of the Chapter officers or other members if you have any questions or need further information or have ideas for future activities. This is YOUR Association!

    Richard Hulser
    SLA SCC 2019 president
    Principal Consultant and President
    Richard P. Hulser Consulting
    (310) 210-7031