Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the 2021 Annual Meeting? November 29, 2021 through December 3, 2021.
  • Where will the 2021 Annual Meeting be held? The conference will be held in Monterey County. Functions will take place at the Monterey Marriott, Portola Hotel & Spa and the Monterey Conference Center. For more information, be sure to review the conference site and the full conference schedule.
  • What health and safety policies are in place for the 2021 Annual Meeting? As of October 14, all attendees must wear masks while indoors at the 2021 Annual Meeting, including the Portola Hotel and Spa, the Monterey Conference Center, and the Marriott Hotel, except while eating or drinking during meals and receptions. All attendees will also be required to provide a record of their complete COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result (completed within 72 hours prior to attending). Per the CDC, participants must be two weeks past the date of their final vaccination to be considered fully vaccinated. For updated information visit the Health and Safety page. 
  • How much does it cost to register for the conference? 
CSAC Registration  



CEAC Registration



  • What is included in the registration rate
    • A full CSAC registration includes program materials, General Sessions, Policy Committee Meetings, Workshops, Exhibitor Opening & Reception, Exhibitor Showing & Luncheon, Thursday Awards Breakfast, Thursday Luncheon, CSAC President’s Reception and Annual Banquet.
    • A full CEAC registration includes program materials, General Sessions, Thursday Breakfast, Workshops, Policy Committee Meetings, Exhibitor Showing & Luncheon, CLODS BBQ, CSAC President’s Reception and Annual Banquet. 
  • Will my organization be able to exhibit at the 2021 Annual Meeting? Yes. If you have any questions about sponsorship/exhibit opportunities or the benefits of becoming a Corporate Partner, contact Jim Manker
  • When does registration open? Online registration will be open through November 12, 2021. 

  • How do I register online? Using your personal log-in and password, log-in can be found on the registration site.

  • Forgot your login and/or password? Use the reset password featureIf you don't receive an email message, check your spam filter before contacting Patnu Vang at (916) 327-7500, extension 527 or email.

  • I'm not a member. How do I register? You must have an account to register. If you have attended a CSAC event or meeting, you may already have an account. Click here to find your account before creating a new account.

  • Never attended a CSAC conference or meeting? Create a new profile. If you are unable to create a profile, contact Patnu Vang at (916) 327-7500, extension 527 or email. Once your profile is set up, you can continue your registration. 

  • How do I reset my login and passwordIf you need help retrieving your login and password, use the reset password feature. If you don't receive an email, check your spam filter before contacting Patnu Vang at (916) 327-7500, extension 527 or email.

  • Am I a CSAC Member? Members include county affiliates, county officials and staff.
  • How do I change an existing registration? All registration changes can be sent via email to Porsché Green. You may also log-in to the CSAC Member Portal, select ‘My Account’ and click the ‘Participation’ tab. Upcoming event registrations are listed on this page to make any changes.

  • How do I cancel my registration? Advance registrants unable to attend can send a substitute, or receive a refund of the registration fee, less a $75 processing charge. All cancellations require a written request and can be sent to Porsché Green. Requests for refunds must be received by Friday, November 5, 2021. However, substitutions will be allowed beyond this date. No-shows and late cancellations forfeit the full registration fee. 

  • I can no longer attend the conference, but I missed the cancellation period. Can I still receive a refund? If you missed the cancellation deadline you are encouraged to provide a substitute. No refunds will be given after November 5, 2021. 

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