Classified Conference

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Classified Conference
Join us in Glendale for our annual event!

Our annual Classified Conference promises learning and fun. The 2019 conference will take place October 18-20 at Hilton Los Angeles North in Glendale. You can attend workshops and seminars on a variety of professional issues and enjoy our Saturday evening soirée. We hope you will join us at the Classified Conference!


Conference registration

You may register your attendance with the union starting on July 30. The registration fee is $100 for one attendee, $75 each for two attendees, and $50 each for three or more attendees from the same local.

Room reservations 

Make room reservations at the Hilton Los Angeles North in advance. Rooms are $159 per nite.

Getting there

Hilton Los Angeles North​
100 West Glenoaks Blvd.
Glendale, California 912202

By plane: The Hilton is about 10 miles from the Bob Hope Airport in Burbank (BUR).

By car: The hotel is situated in northern Glendale. Find directions from your location on the map below.


Workshops and events

On Friday, we will be hosting a special seminar to provide networking opportunities on current issues.

On Saturday, three sets of workshops offer learning on a wide range of topics. Here’s a sampling of workshops from past years:

  • Organizing – Best Practices
  • Union 101 – The Essentials
  • Legal Update
  • Bargaining 101
  • Personal Empowerment
  • Discipline – Rights and Responsibilities
  • Managing Stress in the Workplace
  • Fun Stress Reduction
  • Legislation & Lobbying 101
  • AFT+ Member Benefits
  • AFT Connect 

After Saturday’s workshops, you can wind down at our always popular themed social event.

Tentative schedule

Friday, October 18

1 p.m. Registration opens

4:30 p.m. President’s Collaboration

7 p.m. Opening Night Reception with heavy hors d’oevres and no-host bar

Saturday, October 19

8 a.m. Breakfast: General Session I

10 a.m. Workshops

11:30 a.m. Lunch: General Session II

1:15 p.m. Workshops

3 p.m. Workshops

4:30 p.m. Dinner on your own

7 p.m. Social Event

Sunday, October 20

8 a.m. Breakfast: General Session III

12 noon Conference ends


Contact Rebecca Perez or phone our Administrative Office in Burbank at (818) 843-8226.