Calendar


Oct
21
Wed
2020
Factory Vendor Showcase @ Online - Zoom
Oct 21 @ 9:00 AM – Oct 22 @ 4:00 PM

Mark your calendar for October 21 and 22, 2020 to join your fellow public safety communications professionals at the California APCO Vendor Showcase.
This year brings several big changes to the event. First, we are co-hosting the event with our Southern California sister Chapter, CPRA. It will be a truly statewide Vendor trade show. Next, we will be offering a two day event with training and vendor presentations. and Last, we will be completely virtual. Meetings and trainings will be held via the Zoom platform. The event will still be free to attend for all. Registration will be required.
The day will be filled with opportunities to network with your peers, visit vendors and learn about products.

When: October 21-22, 2020, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Where: Zoom (details will be coming on how to logon)

Cost: Free with registration.

Come see vendor presentations!

For updated vendor and event information, please visit the event website
http://www.napco.org/meetings/vendor-showcase/


Jul
13
Tue
2021
Training – Kenwood Viking Radio Programming @ Online-Zoom
Jul 13 @ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

In partnership with JVCKenwood, The Northern California Chapter of APCO International is offering a free training event titled “Kenwood Viking Radio Programming”.

The training will be online only, offered live, with no recordings. The class will be two hours long on Tuesday, July 13. Seating is lmiited. If the class fills up, please put your name on the wait list.

The first hour of the class will be an introduction to Kenwood’s Armada programming software, and the second hour will focus on encryption for the Viking series radios.

The online link will be mailed to registrants a few days in advance, along with instructions on how to check in and attend.

Click the register button to visit the site and register.

Oct
26
Tue
2021
Factory Vendor Showcase @ The Center at District 56
Oct 26 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Mark your calendar September 12, 2019 to join your fellow public safety communications professionals at the N CA APCO Vendor Showcase. The day will be filled with opportunities to network with your peers, visit vendors and learn about products, and lunch will be provided!

When: Tuesday, October 26 2021, 8:30am – 3:00pm

Where: The Center at District 56, 8230 Civic Center Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95757

Cost: Free with pre-registration. $30 at the door.

Come see vendor presentations!


 

Aug
7
Sun
2022
APCO International 2022 @ Anaheim Convention Center
Aug 7 – Aug 10 all-day

About

APCO 2022, APCO International’s Annual Conference & Expo, is the premier event for public safety communications officials, from frontline telecommunicators to comm center managers to public safety communications equipment and services vendors. Starting August 7, APCO 2022 offers four days of educational sessions, committee meetings and special events, paired with two full days of exhibits.

When and Where Is It?

APCO 2022 will be held August 7-10, in Anaheim, California. The Exhibit Hall will be open August 8-9. Various hotels near the conference will be offering special rates to APCO 2022 attendees.

Who Attends?

Our conference attendees represent a wide range of organizations, including emergency communications centers, law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical services, and government agencies, along with service providers and commercial vendors.

Why Attend?

  • Education: Attendees can earn up to 20 CEUs from 10 professional development tracks with more than 120 individual sessions focused on frontline telecommunicators, leadership development, comm center management, cutting edge issues, technology and more.
  • Networking: Four special events (extra fees may apply) with engaging speakers provide an opportunity to learn, laugh and participate in industry-building activities with other public safety communications attendees and exhibitors.
  • Exhibits: More than 200 vendors, representing a wide range of public safety communications products and services, launch new products, provide equipment to test drive, and meet with attendees to discuss purchases or problems.
  • Involvement: Attendees can attend ECC tours, career advancement sessions, and healthy living seminars, as well as donate blood to a local blood bank. All attendees are invited to the general business sessions, and qualified APCO members can vote and attend committee meetings.
  • Fun: Attendees can meet and mingle at the APCO Block Party or tour the city with special discounts to Anaheim attractions.

How Do I Register?

Registration opens in April 2022 with Flash Day. APCO members who register on Flash Day get a $100 discount on their registration fees.

www.APCO2022.org

Oct
25
Tue
2022
Factory Vendor Showcase @ The Center at District 56
Oct 25 @ 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Vendor Registrations Now Open!

Mark your calendar for October 25 and 27 to join your fellow public safety communications professionals at the California APCO Vendor Showcase. The day will be filled with opportunities to network with your peers, visit vendors and learn about products, and lunch will be provided!

When: Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 8:30am – 3:00pm
Where: The Center at District 56, 8230 Civic Center Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95757

When: Thursday, October 27, 2022, 8:30am – 2:00pm
Where: Quiet Cannon (at Montebello Country Club), 901 Via San Clemente, Montebello, CA 90640

Cost: Free with pre-registration. $30 at the door.

Come see vendor presentations!


 

May
2
Tue
2023
9-1-1 Goes to Sacramento 2023 @ Capitol Event Center
May 2 – May 3 all-day

California APCO, Northern and Southern Chapters, are partnering with CalNENA to promote this joint event.

Register here:

Oct
9
Mon
2023
Factory Vendor Showcase @ The Center at District 56
Oct 9 @ 8:30 AM – Oct 10 @ 3:00 PM

Mark your calendar for October 9 and 10 to join your fellow public safety communications professionals at the California APCO Vendor Showcase. The day will be filled with opportunities to network with your peers, visit vendors and learn about products, and lunch will be provided!

When: Monday, October 9, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM for training, and Tuesday, October 10, 8:30am – 2:00pm for the vendor tradeshow
Where: The Center at District 56, 8230 Civic Center Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95757

When: Thursday, October 12, 2023, 8:00am – 3:00pm
Where: Holiday Inn, 14299 Firestone Blvd., La Mirada, CA 90638

Cost: Free with pre-registration. $30 at the door.

Come see vendor presentations!


 

Feb
29
Thu
2024
Grant Writing Class – Grant Writing USA @ West Sacramento City Hall
Feb 29 @ 9:00 PM – Mar 1 @ 4:00 PM

Welcome! If you’re ready to learn how to find funding sources and write winning grant proposals, you’ve come to the right place. Beginning and experienced grant writers from city, county and state agencies as well as healthcare organizations, nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged to attend. You do not need to work in the same profession as the host agency.

Itinerary and Location: This workshop February 29th – March 1st, 2024, 9-4 both days with lunch on your own from noon to 1:20. View a map of the workshop location and review the learning objectives for this course.
Parking: Parking for visitors is limited. Overflow parking is available across the street. Download Map

Tuition: Tuition is $495 and includes everything: two days of terrific instruction, workbook, and access to our Alumni Forums that’s packed full of tools, helpful discussions and sample grant proposals.

COVID Guidelines: Local health and safety guidelines will be followed. If online learning is more comfortable for you, please visit our complete calendar of events for a list of our monthly Zoom classes.

CEU Credits: Various CEUs and university credit are available for this class. For complete details click here.

Payment Policy: Payment by credit card at the time of enrollment is preferred, however, you may pay later by check. Our registration system will auto-generate a personalized invoice/receipt for you immediately after you enroll. If you choose to pay by check, it is your responsibility to print the online invoice and guide it through your purchasing channels. We do not mail invoices. Payment by check or card is required by the workshop date unless other arrangements are made.

Purchase Orders: If you work for a government agency and want to pay by purchase order, when you register online choose the “pay by check” option. The web site will auto-generate a printable invoice. Print the invoice, give it and your purchase order to your purchasing department and they’ll send the check. That’s it!

Cancel Policy: Tuition is set regardless of method of instruction and will not be refunded if instruction occurs remotely at another time. Withdrawals are allowed up to one week prior to the workshop. Tuition refunds – less a $30 admin charge – are made by check and mailed within 5 working days of receiving your cancellation. If you cancel within one week of the workshop or if you’re registered for a workshop and fail to show up, you are obliged to submit your tuition in full and are then prepaid for and welcome to attend any future workshop we offer within one year of the workshop you cancelled. If you register within 10 days of the class, you may cancel your registration up to 5 days after by notifying us via email at cs@grantwritingusa.com. Tuition refunds – less a $30 admin charge – are made within 5 working days of receiving your cancellation notice.

Questions? Email or call The Client Services Team at Grant Writing USA, at 800.814.8191, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (PT).

Mar
1
Fri
2024
Grant Writing Class – Grant Writing USA @ West Sacramento City Hall
Mar 1 @ 9:00 PM – Mar 2 @ 4:00 PM

Welcome! If you’re ready to learn how to find funding sources and write winning grant proposals, you’ve come to the right place. Beginning and experienced grant writers from city, county and state agencies as well as healthcare organizations, nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged to attend. You do not need to work in the same profession as the host agency.

Itinerary and Location: This workshop February 29th – March 1st, 2024, 9-4 both days with lunch on your own from noon to 1:20. View a map of the workshop location and review the learning objectives for this course.
Parking: Parking for visitors is limited. Overflow parking is available across the street. Download Map

Tuition: Tuition is $495 and includes everything: two days of terrific instruction, workbook, and access to our Alumni Forums that’s packed full of tools, helpful discussions and sample grant proposals.

COVID Guidelines: Local health and safety guidelines will be followed. If online learning is more comfortable for you, please visit our complete calendar of events for a list of our monthly Zoom classes.

CEU Credits: Various CEUs and university credit are available for this class. For complete details click here.

Payment Policy: Payment by credit card at the time of enrollment is preferred, however, you may pay later by check. Our registration system will auto-generate a personalized invoice/receipt for you immediately after you enroll. If you choose to pay by check, it is your responsibility to print the online invoice and guide it through your purchasing channels. We do not mail invoices. Payment by check or card is required by the workshop date unless other arrangements are made.

Purchase Orders: If you work for a government agency and want to pay by purchase order, when you register online choose the “pay by check” option. The web site will auto-generate a printable invoice. Print the invoice, give it and your purchase order to your purchasing department and they’ll send the check. That’s it!

Cancel Policy: Tuition is set regardless of method of instruction and will not be refunded if instruction occurs remotely at another time. Withdrawals are allowed up to one week prior to the workshop. Tuition refunds – less a $30 admin charge – are made by check and mailed within 5 working days of receiving your cancellation. If you cancel within one week of the workshop or if you’re registered for a workshop and fail to show up, you are obliged to submit your tuition in full and are then prepaid for and welcome to attend any future workshop we offer within one year of the workshop you cancelled. If you register within 10 days of the class, you may cancel your registration up to 5 days after by notifying us via email at cs@grantwritingusa.com. Tuition refunds – less a $30 admin charge – are made within 5 working days of receiving your cancellation notice.

Questions? Email or call The Client Services Team at Grant Writing USA, at 800.814.8191, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (PT).