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Washington Association for Career and Technical Education

Summer Career and Technical Education Conference

"WE ARE CTE...for Every Student's Success"


August 7-10, 2016 – The Davenport Grand Hotel (Spokane)


Sponsored by:



Registration Open!


Keynote Speakers:


Opening Session

Valerie Andrews
Author, Coach, and Composer


Tuesday Breakfast Session

Jason Wetzler
Student, Oklahoma State University


Click Here for Summer Conference Flyer


Click Here for Accepted Sessions - posted 5/2/16


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* * * * Paper Registration (purchase orders / checks) - Word / pdf * * * *


All registrations include WA-ACTE dues.  Dues for current members are renewed and nonmembers automatically become members.


Online Registration (credit cards only)

Please Note: Online registrations incur processing/service fees of 4.95% of the credit card charge and $3.95 per registration, which 100% is paid by the registrant.

To avoid processing/service fees, please use paper registration.

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WA-ACTE Special Group Rate (per diem) $96 single / $106 double / $116 triple / $126 quad

Rates Available 8/5/16 to 8/10/16

Book by 7/8/16

Self-Parking Rate for Registered Guests $10/day
The Davenport Grand Hotel, 333 West Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane WA 99201, 800-918-9344

Click Here to Book Your Hotel Group Rate


  • New this year...conference starts on Sunday.
  • All Sunday sessions open to all registrants at no additional cost.
  • Advance registration rates available through 7/15/16
  • Registration increases by $50 after 7/15/16
  • After 7/31/16 register onsite
  • Registration includes lunch on Monday, breakfast on Tuesday, and up to 28 clock hours for entire conference
  • STEM training offers up to 32 clock hours for entire conference (see more information below)
  • Single day, retired, and student registrations available
  • Special rate for Oregon or Idaho ACTE members (email
  • See registration form for all prices including section meals and additional section or national dues
  • The following sessions require Summer Conference registration, but also additional session registration at no additional cost:


STEM Training Schedule:

  • Day 1, Saturday, August 6, 12-4 (4 hours) - Onsite Shop Safety and CTE Law at the NEWTECH Skill Center
  • Day 2, Sunday, August 7, 8-4 (8 hours) - James Sullivan with Bubba's Tower at the NEWTECH Skill Center
  • Day 3, Monday, August 8, 8-4 (8 hours) - General Session and spending time with the vendors on laser/engravers at The Davenport Grand Hotel
  • Day 4, Tuesday, August 9, 8-4 (8 hours) - Will Lewis, PVC Submarine Project get parts and build day (prepare to go purchase PVC) at the NEWTECH Skill Center
  • Day 5, Wednesday, August 10, 7-11 (4 hours) - Will Lewis, PVC Submarine Testing (location TBD)




Silent Auction

Sunday, August 7 & Monday, August 8, 2016

Bid Sheet



Policy: WA-ACTE Summer CTE Conference, The Davenport Grand Hotel, Spokane WA, August 7-10, 2016. Advance registration through July 15. Late registration (additional $50) after July 15. Registration ends July 31. After July 31, please register onsite at The Davenport Grand Hotel. Please fax purchase orders to 360-357-1491 or email to When your registration is submitted you are registered for the conference, whether your registration is paid for or not and are subject to the cancellation policy. The registration and payment or purchase order must be received no later than July 31. A $50 handling fee will be charged for credit card declines or checks returned for insufficient funds. Email with any cancellations or substitutions by July 31. Substitutions: Substitutions will not be accepted unless received in writing from the original registrant by July 31. Registrants unable to attend may send a substitute. A letter from the original registrant authorizing the substitution must be emailed to or faxed to 360-357-1491 by July 31. Cancellations: A $100 cancellation fee (per person) will be charged for all refunds requested in writing by July 31. Request for refunds must be submitted in writing to or faxed to 360-357-1491. No refunds will be issued after July 31. Purchase orders will be billed a $100 cancellation fee per registrant. No-shows will be charged the full amount. All requests must be made in writing. Dues are individual, non-transferable, and non-refundable. Meal tickets are non-refundable. Service fees are non-refundable. Any refunds will be issued by check.



Call for Presentations - Deadline March 11

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