Register today to attend CALED’s 2022 Annual Conference in Long Beach on May 10-12!

CALED intends to provide an educational and safe event in the following ways:

  • Hold several outdoor sessions, tours, and discussion sessions to help you re-connect with your peers.
  • Based on weather or changes with the pandemic, we will be prepared to pivot as needed.
  • For those of you (sponsors and attendees) that have a credit with us, we will reach out to you on how to apply that to this conference.

To see the Conference Agenda, click here.

Registration is closed. If you need to register, contact Devin Yoshikawa.

Attendees will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID test prior to participating in conference sessions.

Hyatt Regency Long Beach – SOLD OUT

Tours available

Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00pm: Deep Dive into Converting City-Owned Assets (Adaptive Real Estate Repositioning Strategies)

Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00pm: Downtown Long Beach Walking Tour: SOLD OUT!

Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00pm: CALED Listening Session

For those uninterested in the Wednesday tour options, there will be an on-site CALED Listening Session for members who want to give feedback to CALED staff. No sign-up is needed to attend this session. Check the agenda for more information.

Thursday, May 12th at 10:30am: Port of Long Beach Boat Tour

CALED is committed to providing a safe conference environment for all attendees through the following methods:

  • Following CDC and local guidelines regarding masking and capacity restrictions
  • Holding the conference in a venue that prioritizes safety protocols
  • Locating hand sanitizer stations in high-traffic areas
  • Providing attendees the option to designate their social distancing comfort level via a sticker on their nametag (e.g. red for keep your distance; yellow for elbow/fist bumps only; green for handshakes/hugs okay)
  • Holding several outdoor sessions, tours, and discussion sessions to help attendees re-connect with peers
  • Based on weather or changes with the pandemic, prepared to pivot as needed
  • Professional staff available to address any attendee concerns

Not comfortable traveling via air? Consider these options for alternative transportation to the conference:

Due to the outdoor nature of the conference here are some packing tips:

  • Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Comfortable clothes and shoes

IEDC Accredited Event



CALED Event Cancellation Policy

CALED is pleased to incur expenses on your behalf to process your registration. If necessary, you may cancel your registration up to seven days before the day of the event (April 30) and your registration fee, less a 15 per cent handling fee, will be credited to a future CALED event of your choice or your CALED membership (to be used within a 12-month period). All cancellations must be sent to CALED in writing in order to be valid. CALED does not provide cash refunds for any reason. Registrants who cancel less than seven days before the day of the event and all no shows are responsible for full payment. You may make a substitution at any time.

Thank you to our conference supporters!

Host City and Presenting Sponsor:
City of Long Beach

Conference Partner:
Governor’s Office of Business & Economic Development