Personnel Institute

Event
Information

At ACSA's Personnel Institute, the workshops, seminars and presentations will empower HR staff—whether veterans or newcomers to the world of HR—to discover new ideas, stay up-to-date on the latest research and legal issues, and learn new concepts and ideas for future implementation in the HR office or the district.

This three-day event with its mix of interactive and workshop sessions presented by practitioners, consultants and attorneys will offer information and provide insight into the issues and laws that confront HR departments.

Keynote Speaker Announcement!

Amelia Vance: "Student Privacy with an HR Leans: Not Just Ed Tech"
Director of Education Privacy & Policy Council
Future of Privacy Forum


Oct. 3-5, 2018
DoubleTree Berkeley Marina


Personnel Institute Full Registration:

ACSA Member: $499
Non-Member: $799

One Day Registration (Wednesday):

One Day Registration (ACSA Member): $249
One Day Registration (Non-Member):
$449

One Day Registration (Thursday):

One Day Registration (ACSA Member): $249
One Day Registration (Non-Member):
$449

Hotel & Travel

Oct. 3-5 | Register for the Institute

Berkeley, CA

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Berkeley Marina

200 Marina Blvd,
Berkeley, CA 94710

Personnel Institute rate of $189 is available to Personnel Institute attendees until the block sells out or September 11, 2018.

Access the 2018 Personnel Institute Hotel Registration Site.

Event Schedule

Oct. 3-5 | Register for the Institute

Schedule at-a-Glance

Wednesday

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: First Time Attendees Workshop/Breakfast
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.: Breakout Sessions
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch / Ray Curry Award
1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Reception

Thursday

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch /Featured Speaker
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions
3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Reception

Friday

7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Breakfast/Keynote Speaker
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions

Schedule of Events - Coming Soon

Keynote Speakers

Oct. 3-5 | Register for the Institute

Keynote Speakers

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Amelia Vance

"Student Privacy with an HR Leans: Not Just Ed Tech"
Director of Education Privacy & Policy Council
Future of Privacy Forum

Amelia is the Director of Education Privacy and a Policy Counsel at the Future of Privacy Forum. She leads FPF’s work to ensure the responsible use of student data and education technology in schools, helping educators with resources and information, and seeking inputs from all stakeholders to ensure students succeed. Her team runs the Education Privacy Resource Center website, FERPA|Sherpa, reviews applicants to the Student Privacy Pledge, tracks state and federal legislation, and creates publications on student privacy trends and major topics. She has been invited to speak about student privacy for a wide variety of audiences, including the U.S. Congress, Federal Trade Commission, U.S. Department of Education, state and local education agencies, and ed tech companies. Prior to FPF, Amelia was the Director of the Education Data & Technology Project at the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE). Amelia is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the International Association of Privacy Professionals.

Sponsors &
Exhibitors

Oct. 3-5 | Apply to be a Sponsor/Vendor

Sponsors & Exhibitors

At ACSA’s Personnel Institute, the workshops, seminars and presentations will empower HR staff—whether veterans or newcomers to the world of HR—to discover new ideas, stay up-to-date on the latest research and legal issues, and learn new concepts and ideas for future implementation in the HR office or the district.

This three-day event with its mix of interactive and workshop sessions presented by practitioners, consultants and attorneys will offer information and provide insight into the issues and laws that confront HR departments.

Download Sponsor/Vendor Application and Contract

Ray Curry Award

Oct. 3-5 | Register for the Institute

Ray Curry Award

Each year, the ACSA Human Resources Council Personnel Institute Committee awards to an outstanding human resources or personnel administrator, the Ray Curry Award. The award will be presented to the chosen human resources/personnel administrators on Wednesday, Oct. 5 during the Personnel Institute. The award presentation is a part of the Council and Committee's on-going efforts to recognize human resource/personnel administrators; specifically, the human resource or personnel administrators who most reflects the ideals, character, commitment, and dedication to the field of human resources or personnel administrators, as exemplified by Ray Curry and all he stood for in the field of human resources or personnel.

2018 Ray Curry Award nomination form

Criteria for Selection

Nominee must:

  • Be a member of ACSA
  • Have contributed or displayed accomplishments in the role of human resources/personnel administrator at the district, region or state levels
  • Possess outstanding professional qualities and traits
  • Have been a contributor to the success of professional development activities and functions sponsored by the ACSA Human Resources Council
  • Exhibits other significant contributions in the field of human resources/personnel administration

Nominating Procedures:

  • Nominations are to be submitted only by members of ACSA, the ACSA Human Resources Council, School District Superintendents and/or ACSA Regional Presidents
  • Biographical information about the nominee must be submitted by the nominating individual and included with the nomination from and supporting letters
  • If selected, the award recipient is expected to be in attendance at the Personnel Institute - Oct. 5-8, specifically at the Award Ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2018.