Past Meetings



NASWA Board of Directors Meeting

December 07 - December 08, 2015
Houston, TX

The next Board of Directors meeting will be held at the Hyatt Galleria Regency, 2626 Sage Road, Houston, Texas, on the afternoon of Monday, December 7 and Tuesday morning, December 8, 2015.  The Board meeting will start with lunch at noon and the meeting starting at 1:30pm Monday, and adjourn by noon on Tuesday.  All state administrators are invited and encouraged to attend the Board meeting.  The Board Book will be sent at the end of the month.  



NLx Steering Committee

December 03 - December 04, 2015
Hershey, PA

The next NLx Steering Committee meeting will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2015 and Friday, December 4, 2015, in Hershey, PA. This meeting will be held at The Hotel Hershey, 100 Hotel Rd, Hershey, PA 17033. The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 3 and end on Friday, December 4 at 12 Noon. Click here to download the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee Meeting

November 19 - November 20, 2015
Salt Lake City, UT

The NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee will have a meeting November 19-20, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The meeting will cover 1.5 days, and will take place at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek.

Click here to view the draft agenda.


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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

November 05 - November 06, 2015
Washington, DC

The next Administration and Finance Committee meeting will be Thursday, November 5 and Friday November 6 in Washington, D.C.  The meeting will start at approximately 8:30 am on November 5th and conclude at 12:00 Noon on November 6th. 

This will be an important meeting and some of the discussions with DOL will include the issues below.  A preliminary agenda will be ready the end of next week, but you should move ahead and make your reservations.  I will send a separate email with the registration to the meeting. 

The meeting will include Discussions with USDOL on the following issues: 

  • Victor Lopez, Division of Cost Determination; Office of Acquisition and Management Services:  Discussion on issues surrounding the Indirect Cost Rate.
  • Maggie Ewell and Stephen Daniels, Division of Policy, Review and Resolution:  Discussion on the new 9130s, one-stop infrastructure funding under WIOA, and other issues.
  • Anita Harvey,  Office of Financial Management, ETA:  Discussion of the June 30th Obligations/Expenditures 9130 Report.
  • Office of Unemployment Insurance:  Discussion on RJM Changes
  • Follow-up with Debbie Galloway/Laura Watson, Office of Grants Management:  Discussion on Uniform Guidance, Section 683; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; WIOA
  • Other subject areas will include UI Administrative Funding, Budget/Appropriations Outlook, Work Opportunity Tax Credit, State Roundtables, and many other topics.

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NASWA Employment & Training Committee Meeting

November 04 - November 05, 2015
San Antonio, TX

NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committee Meetings November 4 - 5, 2015 San Antonio, TX The NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committees will meet November 4th and 5th at the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.  The first day will be a joint session of all three Committees.  The second day the Committees will meet on their own.

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NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

November 04 - November 05, 2015
San Antonio, TX

NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committee Meetings November 4 - 5, 2015 San Antonio, TX The NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committees will meet November 4th and 5th at the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.  The first day will be a joint session of all three Committees.  The second day the Committees will meet on their own.

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Technology Committee Meeting

November 04 - November 05, 2015
San Antonio, TX

NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committee Meetings November 4 - 5, 2015 San Antonio, TX The NASWA E&T, LMI, and Technology Committees will meet November 4th and 5th at the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.  The first day will be a joint session of all three Committees.  The second day the Committees will meet on their own.

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NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

October 29 - October 30, 2015
New Orleans, LA

The next NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee meeting is scheduled in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Thursday, October 29, and Friday morning, October 30 at the Maison Dupuy Hotel, 1001 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, Louisiana. Click here to view the meeting agenda.


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

October 19 - October 19, 2015
Albuquerque, NM


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2015 National UI Directors' and IT/Legal Issues Forum

October 19 - October 22, 2015
Albuquerque, NM

The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions invites you to join us in Albuquerque, NM for the 2015 NASWA UI Directors’ Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum October 19-22, 2015. The 2015 conference will celebrate UI’s 80th anniversary as well be a forum to share innovative ideas, policies and best practices for the federal-state unemployment insurance (UI) system.


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79th Annual NASWA Conference

October 07 - October 09, 2015
Indianapolis, IN

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) and the Indiana Department of Workforce Development are pleased to invite you to the 79th Annual NASWA Conference.  It will be held October 7 – 9, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre.  

For additional information visit the conference website.  


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UI 101 Training for Vendors

September 29 - October 01, 2015
Washington, DC

The UI 101 Training for Vendors is designed to familiarize information technology professionals and other project staff with the concepts, laws, administrative regulations and business processes of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) program.  This is an introductory course designed to introduce participants to the basics of the UI Benefits and Tax regulations and processes at both the national and state level.  The course will start with a brief overview of the history and purpose of the UI program and take the trainees through the various steps in filing a claim, including: calculations for a monetary benefit amount; determining eligibility for benefits based upon the reason a person is no longer working, and whether the individual is able, available and actively seeking work.  Trainees will also get an understanding of the employer’s role in the UI system, including: establishment of a business entity within a state; signing up for an account with the appropriate state UI agency;  reporting of quarterly wages; reporting new hire and separation information; and responsibility for payment of taxes.  The training will also include an overview of the different claim types; system interfaces; data exchanges; UI claimant and employer appeal rights; and overpayments, adjustments and fraud issues.   

Who should attend?

The training course targets vendor and contractor staff and project managers are interested in working with State UI Agencies on their Unemployment Insurance Information Technology Modernization project for one or more states.  Class size is limit to 30 participants.

For more information on the course, including a full course description and agenda, visit, http://www.itsc.org/Pages/ui_101.aspx.  For questions, please contact John Quichocho at (202) 650- 5165 or jquichocho@naswa.org.



2015 UI Integrity Technology Symposium

September 01 - September 02, 2015
Washington, DC

2015 UI Integrity Technology Symposium
We hope you had a chance to attend the 2015 UI Integrity Technology Symposium on September 1st-2nd. It was a great success! Representatives from 53 states and territories were registered to attend! The Symposium provided a great forum for exchanging information and successful practices on integrity efforts. 

Symposium materials are now available! Click here to view. (ITSC/UI CoP account required)

Or login to the UI Community of Practice, click on the ITSC tab, login, and click on the ‘UI Integrity Symposium’ link.

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NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee Meeting

July 29 - July 31, 2015
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the NASWA Equal Opportunity (EO) Committee will be held July 29-31, 2015, at the Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, Washington, DC 20001-1527. The meeting will begin at 8:30 A.M. on July 29, 2015 and end at 12:00-noon, July 31, 2015. 

Click here to view the draft agenda.


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NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

July 24 - July 24, 2015
Washington, DC

 The NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee meeting met uly 24th, following the NASWA Veteran Services Conference 2015, "Partnering for Veterans." The Committee meeting was held in in Washington, D.C.   


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NASWA Veteran Services Conference 2015

July 22 - July 23, 2015
Washington , DC

The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) invites you to join us in the Nation’s Capital for the second NASWA Conference focusing solely on serving Veterans.  The “NASWA Veteran Services Conference 2015” will be held Wednesday, July 22 – starting at 8:00 a.m., and will end at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, 2015.  The Conference will be held at the Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel near the U.S. Capitol Building.

[For NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee members: please note, the Committee will meet on Friday morning, July 24; please include the meeting in your travel planning.]

The theme for the Conference is “Partnering for Veterans” and will focus on the fact that not one agency, not one program, not one office can serve the veteran alone – we must work together to best serve the needs of veterans. 

For 79 years, NASWA has provided a voice for all states in supporting employment and training services for all citizens, but especially for veterans.  Attend this Conference for an invaluable forum to share innovative ideas, policies and best practices for the all level of services for veterans.  Learn about existing partnerships for serving veterans and discuss ways strengthen partnerships and create new ones.

For additional details, visit the conference website.


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NLX Steering Committee

July 21 - July 21, 2015
Washington , DC

The next NLx Steering Committee Meeting will be on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, in Washington, D.C., the day before the NASWA Veterans Conference. Click here to view the meeting agenda.


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NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

July 16 - July 17, 2015
Denver, CO

The next meeting of the NASWA Labor Market Information Committee will be held July 16-17, 2015, at the Magnolia Hotel, 818 17th Street, Denver, CO, 80202. The meeting will begin at 8:00 A.M. on July 16, 2015 and end at 12:00-noon, July 17, 2015.  



NASWA Employment & Training Committee Meeting

July 15 - July 16, 2015
Albany , NY

The NASWA E&T Committee will meet July 15th and 16th at the Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, NY 12207.  The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, and will end at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2015.  

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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

July 09 - July 10, 2015
Chicago, IL

The next meeting of the A&F Committee is scheduled for Thursday, July 9 to Friday, July 10, 2015.  The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Thursday, July 9, 2015 and last all day, and end at 12:00 PM on Friday, July 10, 2015. 


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

July 09 - July 10, 2015
Chicago, IL

The NASWA Unemployment Insurance (UI) Committee will be meeting on July 9-10, 2015, at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile located at 633 North Saint Clair Street in Chicago, Illinois, 60611.

The Committee will meet starting at 8:30 a.m. (Central time zone) on Thursday, July 9, 2015, and the meeting will end at noon on Friday, July 10. There will be a joint meeting with the Administration and Finance Committee on Thursday morning, July 9.

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NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

July 07 - July 08, 2015
Chicago, IL

The NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee will be meeting on July 7-8, 2015, at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile located at 633 North Saint Clair Street in Chicago, Illinois, 60611.

The Committee will meet starting at 8:30 a.m. (Central time zone) on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, and the meeting will end at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2015.

Click here to view the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Board of Directors Meeting

June 04 - June 05, 2015
Chicago, IL

The next Board of Directors meeting will be held at the Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel, 505 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, on Thursday, June 4 and Friday morning June 5, 2015.  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 to view the Board Book.


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

May 14 - May 15, 2015
Baltimore, MD

The NASWA UI Committee will be meeting the week of May 14-15 at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore, 550 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. The UI Committee meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on Thursday, May 14, 2015, and will end at Noon on Friday, May 15, 2015.

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NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

May 12 - May 13, 2015
Baltimore, MD

The NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee will be meeting the May 12-13 at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore, 550 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202.

The IB Subcommittee will meet for two full days starting at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, and ending at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13. A draft agenda will be posted soon for the IB Subcommittee.

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NASWA LMI Committee Meeting

April 08 - April 09, 2015
Washington, DC

The next meeting of the LMI Committee is scheduled for April 8-9, 2015.  The meeting will be held at The Liaison Capitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC, 20001.  The meeting will start at 8:00am on April 8th  all day and end at noon, April 9th. 



NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

April 07 - April 08, 2015
Nashville, TN

The next meeting of the A&F Committee is scheduled for Tuesday, April 7, 2015 to Wednesday, April 8, 2015.  The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Place in Nashville, TN.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 all day and end at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. 


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NASWA Employment & Training Committee Meeting

March 26 - March 27, 2015
Portland, OR

The NASWA Employment and Training (E&T) Committee meeting is scheduled for March 26-27, 2015, and will be held at the Portland Marriott City Center, 520 SW Broadway, Portland, Oregon 97140.

The Committee will meet starting at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific time zone) on Thursday, March 26, 2015, and ending at Noon on Friday, March 27, 2015.  There will be a joint meeting with the Unemployment Insurance Committee on Thursday morning, March 26, 2015.

Click here for the March 26-27, 2015 Electronic Meeting Packet (10 MB)


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NASWA UI Committee Meeting

March 26 - March 27, 2015
Portland, OR

The NASWA UI Committee will meet on starting at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific time zone) on Thursday, March 26, 2015, and ending at Noon on Friday, March 27, 2015.  There will be a joint meeting with the E&T Committee on Thursday morning, March 26, 2015.

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NASWA Interstate Benefits Subcommittee Meeting

March 24 - March 25, 2015
Portland, OR

The NASWA IB Subcommittee will meet two full days starting at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific time zone) on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, and ending at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. 

Click here to view the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee

March 19 - March 20, 2015
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

The next NASWA Veterans Affairs Committee meeting is scheduled in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on Thursday, March 19, and Friday morning, March 20 at the B Ocean Fort Lauderdale Hotel, 1140 Seabreeze Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Click here to view the meeting agenda.


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NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee Meeting

March 12 - March 13, 2015
Oklahoma City, OK

The next meeting of the NASWA Equal Opportunity Committee will be held March 12-13, 2015, at Skirvin Hilton Oklahoma City, at 1 Park Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73102. Phone: 405.272.4040. The meeting will begin at 8:00 a.m. on March 12, 2015 and end at 12:00 AM, March 13, 2015. Click here to view the draft agenda.


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2015 NASWA Winter Policy Forum

February 19 - February 20, 2015
Washington, DC

On February 19-20, 2015, NASWA will host its annual Winter Policy Forum in Washington, D.C. at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. NASWA's annual Winter Policy Forum serves as the premier NASWA event for state workforce agency administrators and other workforce agency professionals to hear from and discuss current economic conditions in the U.S. with national experts in the field, discuss the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, and also learn about the legislative outlook on a variety of workforce system issues facing Congress. NASWA's Board of Directors will meet on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill prior to the Winter Policy Forum.

For full details including online registration, visit the 2015 WPF Conference site.  


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NASWA Administration & Finance Committee Meeting

January 21 - January 23, 2015
Tucson, AZ

The next meeting of the A&F Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - Friday, January 23, 2015.  The meeting will be held at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort located at 7000 North Resort Drive, Tucson, AZ, 85750.  The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 all day and end at 12:00 PM on Friday, January 23rd, 2015. 


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NLX Steering Committee

January 15 - January 16, 2015
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

The next meeting of the NLX Steering Committee is scheduled for January 15-16, 2015. The meeting will be held at GALLERYone Ft. Lauderdale—a Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel at 2670 E. Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. The meeting will start at 8:30 AM on Thursday, January 15 all day and end Friday, January 16 at 2:30 PM.

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