2017 Sponsorship Opportunities
CSG West offers unparalleled opportunities for private sector entities to engage with regional and national leaders by supporting our mission to strengthen state legislative institutions through facilitating regional cooperation, the sharing of best practices, and cultivating more effective legislators.
Sponsors value the regional focus, and intimate, accessible atmosphere CSG West events are known for. We encourage you to learn more about our programs and consider supporting the CSG West mission while building lasting networking connections and friendships.
CSG West annual meetings are known for their regional focus, accessibility and collegial atmosphere. As the largest gathering of Western lawmakers, the annual meeting provides policy-makers and other stakeholders a unique space to discuss policy issues affecting the West, promote regional cooperation, learn from dynamic speakers and network with nearly 600 attendees.
Date: August 15th-19th, 2017
Location: Tacoma, WA.
Border Legislative Programs
Private sector stakeholders can take advantage of unparalleled opportunities to engage with state lawmakers and other officials from the U.S. and Mexico and to strengthen this unique, important bilateral relationship. CSG West’s border legislative programs are designed to further cooperation and enhance policy-makers’ abilities to address shared concerns.
- The Border Legislative Academy (BLA), which will launch June 1-3, 2017, in conjunction with the University of California San Diego's Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, will assist newer legislators of the 10 U.S.-Mexico border states tobecome more effective leaders.
- The Border Legislative Conference (BLC), launched in 2002, is the premier facilitator for ongoing dialogue amonst state legisltaors in hte U.S.-Mexico border region. The BLC empowers legislators to engage in the binational agenda by bringing together industry experts and leaders from both countries to discuss common challenges; share best practices; and promote innovation and collaboration.
The Western Legislative Academy (WLA), an annual three and a half-day intensive training program, is an opportunity for Western state legislators in their first four years of total service to sharpen skills needed for effective lawmaking, building support for the legislature as an institution and giving legislators from different states the opportunity to learn from each other. The WLA reinforces CSG West’s mission to provide opportunities for Western state legislators to share good ideas across state borders.
Attendees: 44 legislators from the 13 western states.
Date: November 29th - December 2nd, 2017
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
For more information on sponsorship opportunities please contact CSG West's Executive Director, Edgar Ruiz, at 916-553-4423 or firstname.lastname@example.org