Past Meetings



NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

December 10 - December 11, 2014
Austin, TX

The next NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee meeting is scheduled in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday, December 10, and Thursday morning, December 11 at the Hyatt Regency Austin Hotel, 208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas.


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NASWA Board of Directors Meeting

December 04 - December 05, 2014
San Diego, CA

The next Board of Directors meeting will be held at the Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter Hotel, 910 Broadway Circle, San Diego, California on Thursday, December 4 and Friday morning December 5, 2014.  The Board meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, and adjourn by 11 a.m. on Friday.  All state administrators are invited and encouraged to attend the Board meeting.  

on Wednesday, December 3rd, the Board will conduct a facilitated Strategic Planning Session – all Board of Directors members are strongly encouraged to attend, and all State Administrators are invited to participate in the session.  Please make your hotel and travel plans to include the Strategic Planning Session, which will begin on Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by 5:00 p.m.

Click here for the meeting agenda for the Board of Directors Meeting. (Document size: 139 pages, 6.53 MB)


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NASWA Employment & Training Committee Meeting

November 13 - November 14, 2014
Washington , DC

The next meeting of the Employment and Training Committee is scheduled for Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th.  The meeting will be held at Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:00 AM on Thursday all day and end Friday at Noon. 


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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

November 13 - November 14, 2014
Washington , DC

The next meeting of the Administration & Finance Committee is scheduled for Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th.  The meeting will be held at Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:00 AM on Thursday all day and end Friday at Noon. 


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NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

November 06 - November 07, 2014
Denver, CO

The next meeting of the NASWA Labor Market Information Committee is scheduled for November 6-7, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Magnolia Hotel, 818 17th Street Denver, Colorado 80202.  The meeting will start at 8:00 a.m. on November 6, 2014 and end at 12:00 AM, November7, 2014.



Equal Opportunity in the Workforce System 2014

October 29 - October 31, 2014
Washington, DC

NASWA's Equal Opportunity Committee will be hosting the Equal Opportunity in the Workforce System 2014, October 29-31, 2014, in Washington, DC. This 2.5 day event includes informational exchange with the top leaders of the several agency partners and equal opportunity training provided and supported by NASWA's EO Committee members and other partners.

Visit the Conference website.


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2014 National UI Directors' and IT/Legal Issues Forum

October 20 - October 23, 2014
Salt Lake City, UT

The Utah Department of Workforce Services invites you to join us in Salt Lake City, Utah for a meeting of Creating Connections in the 21st Century. The 2014 NASWA UI Directors' Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum will be held October 20-23, 2014.

For 78 years, NASWA has provided a voice in Washington for state workforce agency administrators. Attend this conference for an invaluable forum to share innovative ideas, polices and best practices for the federal-state unemployment insurance (UI) system that can be applied to your own circumstances and used to improve UI services in your home state. 

Visit the Conference website.


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78th Annual NASWA Conference

September 17 - September 19, 2014
Burlington, VT

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) and the Vermont Department of Labor are pleased to invite you to the 78th Annual NASWA Conference. It will be held September 17-19, 2014 in Burlington, Vermont at the Hilton Burlington.

For nearly 80 years, NASWA has provided a voice in Washington for state workforce agency administrators. This conference is an invaluable forum to share innovative ideas, policies and best practices that can be applied to your own circumstances and used to improve services in your home states.

Visit the Conference website.


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

July 17 - July 18, 2014
Denver, CO

June 30, 2014, is the deadline for the on-line registration. Cancellations on or before June 30 will be assessed a processing fee of $20.00. Cancellations after June 30 will not be refunded.


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NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

July 15 - July 16, 2014
Denver, CO

The NASWA IB Subcommittee will meet starting at 8:30 a.m. (Mountain time zone) on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 and ending at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. The meeting will be held at the Grand Hyatt Denver Hotel, 1750 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado 80202-3999.


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Equal Opportunity Committee Webinar

July 15 - July 15, 2014
Washington, DC

The Equal Opporunity Committee will meet via Webinar on July 15, 2014 at 3 p.m. EST. Click here for the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

June 12 - June 13, 2014
San Diego, CA

The next meeting of the Administration and Committee is scheduled for Thursday, June 12 and Friday, June 13.  The meeting will be held at the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay – Downtown, 601 Pacific Highway, San Diego, California, 92101. The meeting will start at 8:30 AM (PST) on Thursday, June 12 all day and end Friday, June 13 at noon. Click here to view the meeting agenda.  



NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

June 10 - June 11, 2014
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee is scheduled for all day, Tuesday, June 10 and all day Wednesday, June 11, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.   The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday June 10, and end by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 11. 

Click here for the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Board of Directors Meeting

June 05 - June 06, 2014
San Francisco, CA

The next Board of Directors’ meeting will be held at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel, 609 Sutter Stree, San Francisco, California on Thursday, June 5 and Friday morning June 6, 2014.  The Board meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, and adjourn by 11 a.m. on Friday.  All state administrators are invited and encouraged to attend the Board meeting. Click here for the draft agenda for the Board of Directors Meeting.  Please note, there also will be a meeting of the Executive Director Selection Committee, which is the NASWA Executive Committee (President, President Elect, Past President, Treasurer, Secretary, Information Technology Board Director (non-voting), and National Labor Exchange Board Director (non-voting ) plus selected state administrators who have volunteered to help select a new Executive Director for next Association year. 



National Labor Exchange Operations Committee Meeting

May 28 - May 29, 2014
Chicago, IL

The next meeting of the NLX Operations Committee is scheduled for May 28-29, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe St, Chicago, IL, 60603.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, May 28 all day and end Thursday, May 29 at noon. 

Click here to view the draft meeting agenda.


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NASWA Employment &Training Committee Meeting

May 28 - May 29, 2014
Washington , DC

The next meeting of the Employment and Training Committee is scheduled for May 28-29, 2014.  The meeting will be held at The Liaison Capitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, May 28 all day and end at noon on Thursday, May 29. 

Click here for the meeting agenda.


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

May 01 - May 02, 2014
Madison, WI

The NASWA UI Committee meeting is scheduled for May 1-2, 2014, and will be held at the Madison Concourse Hotel, One West Dayton Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703.

The Committee will meet starting at 8:00 a.m. (Central time zone) on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and ending at Noon on Friday, May 2, 2014.


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2014 National IB & Federal Programs Training

April 29 - April 30, 2014
Madison, WI

The 2014 National IB & Federal Programs Training Conference is scheduled to be held on April 29-30, 2014, in Madison, Wisconsin. NASWA encourages states to have their Interstate and Federal Program Coordinators participate in this essential training. 

The training starts at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 29th and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30th. 

This two-day training conference is designed to promote cooperation among states in managing Interstate and Combined Wage Claim (CWC) operations and to promote efficient administration of the Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) and the Unemployment Compensation for Ex-servicemembers (UCX) programs. This year's boot-camp approach will encourage effective and efficient implementation and use of the UI Interstate Connection Network (ICON). Information will be shared about optimal use of ICON applications through discussions of state interfaces and benefits realized. The interstate benefits national meeting provides a forum for discussion of what's working in states, current challenges, and issues related to the Interstate, CWC, UCFE, and UCX programs, as well as process improvements and innovations.

For full details visit the conference website.


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NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

April 28 - April 28, 2014
Madison, WI

The NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee meeting is scheduled for April 28 and will be held at the Madison Concourse Hotel, One West Dayton Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703.

The NASWA IB Subcommittee will meet a half a day starting at 1:00 p.m. (Central time zone) on Monday, April 28, 2014. In additional to actions items, the Subcommittee will also prepare for the National IB and Federal Programs Training held on April 29-30, 2014. The registration fee for the National IB and Federal Programs Training covers this half day meeting.

If you are attending the Subcommittee meeting please register for both the committee meeting and the National IB and Federal Programs Training meeting.  



NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

April 23 - April 24, 2014
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the NASWA Labor Market Information Committee will be held April 23-24, 2014, at the Liaison Captitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC, 20001. The meeting will begin at 8:00 a.m. on April 23, 2013 and end at 12:00 AM, April 24, 2014.

Click the here to view the meeting agenda.



NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee Meeting

April 02 - April 03, 2014
Fort Lauderdale, FL

The next meeting of the Equal Opportunity Committee is scheduled for April 22-23, 2014.  The meeting will be held at the B Ocean Fort Lauderdale, located at 999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.


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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

March 27 - March 28, 2014
Fort Lauderdale, FL

The next meeting of the Administration and Finance Committee is scheduled for Thursday, March 27th and Friday, March 28th.  The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty Six, 2301 SE 17th St Causeway, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33316.   The meeting will start at 8:00 AM on Thursday, March 27th  all day and end at noon on Friday, March 28th.

Click here to view the meeting agenda.  


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2014 NASWA Winter Policy Forum

February 20 - February 21, 2014
Washington , DC

The NASWA Winter Policy Forum is scheduled to be held in Washington, DC, on Thursday, February 20, and Friday morning, February 21, 2014, in Washington, DC.  Information regarding the agenda and hotel information will be made available as soon as possible.  The Winter Policy Forum is preceded by the Board of Directors' meeting on Wednesday, February 19, 2014.

For full details visit the conference website.


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NASWA LMI Committee Webinar

January 29 - January 29, 2014
Washington, DC

LMI Committee Chair Aaron Fichtner has scheduled a webinar for Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 3:00 PM (Eastern).  Chair Fichtner plans to discuss and organize priorities for 2014.


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NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

January 23 - January 24, 2014
Phoenix, AZ

The next meeting of the NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee is scheduled for all day, Thursday, January 23 and Friday morning, January 24, 2014.  The meeting will be held at Hotel Palomar Phoenix CityScape, 2 East Jefferson Street, Phoenix, Arizona.  The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 23 and end by 11:30 a.m., Friday, January 24, 2014. 
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NASWA E&T Committee Meeting

January 16 - January 17, 2014
Albuquerque, NM

The first in-person meeting of the NASWA Employment and Training (E&T) Committee for the 2013-2014 association year is scheduled for January 16-17, 2014 in Albuquerque, NM at the Hotel Andaluz, 125 Second Street NW, Albuquerque, NM  87102.  The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 16th, and will conclude by noon on Friday, January 17th.  

Those who plan to attend the meeting must complete two steps:  (1) make hotel reservations and (2) register for the meeting.

If you do not plan to attend, or have any questions...please contact Yvette Chocolaad at ychocolaad@naswa.org
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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

January 09 - January 10, 2014
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the Administration & Finance (A&F) Committee is scheduled for January 9-10, 2014.  The meeting will be held at the Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2014 all day and Friday, January 10, 2014, until noon. The A&F Committee will hold a joint meeting with the UI Committee on Thursday, January 9, 2014. The joint meeting also will include a meeting with the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means staff.

Click here for the meeting agenda.  


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

January 09 - January 10, 2014
Washington, DC

The NASWA UI Committee will meet on starting at 8:00 a.m. (Eastern time zone) on Thursday, January 9, 2014 and ending at Noon on Friday, January 10, 2014.  The UI Committee will hold a joint meeting with the A&F Committee on Thursday, January 9, 2014.  The joint meeting also will include a field trip for a meeting with the U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means staff.
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National Labor Exchange Operations Committee Meeting

January 09 - January 10, 2014
New York, NY

The first meeting of the 2014 National Labor Exchange (NLX) Operations Committee is scheduled for January 9-10, 2014. The meeting will be held at The Roosevelt Hotel New York City, 45 E. 45th St, New York, NY 10017. The meeting will start at 8:30 AM (EST) on Thursday, January 9, 2014, and end Friday, January 10, 2014 at 2:30 PM (EST).

Meeting Registration
All members planning on attending the meeting need to register online for the NLX Operations Committee meeting; this will allow NLX staff to plan accordingly for meeting materials and scheduled breakfasts and lunches. In addition to registering for the meeting on NASWA's website, you must also make reservations at the hotel (reservation information below). There is no registration fee.

Hotel Reservations
A block of rooms has been reserved at The Roosevelt Hotel New York City at a rate of $204.00 (prevailing government per diem). The guestroom rate will be made available three days pre and post event based on hotel availability. 

To reserve a room at the Roosevelt Hotel New York City, please click the hotel reservation link below or call 1-888-833-3969 (888-TEDDY-NY) and place your reservation under the room block "NLX Committee Meeting" to reserve a room at the group rate. You can also make your hotel reservation online. If you are staying pre/post the meeting, please call to make your reservation. The room block closes Wednesday, December 18, 2013, so please call and make your accommodations as soon as possible. 

NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

January 07 - January 08, 2014
Washington, DC

The NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee  will meet two full days starting at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern time zone) on Tuesday, January 7, 2014, and ending at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2014.  The meeting will be held at the Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001.


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