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NYSCAA & NYSWDA's Annual Professional Development Conference: Celebrating Our Accomplishments & Forging Ahead

The New York State Community Action Association (NYSCAA) and the New York State Weatherization Directors Association (NYSWDA) are pleased to announce the dates for our 2022 annual conference. The conference will be September 29-30, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rochester, New York!

The 2022 Annual Conference will bring together representatives from New York's Community Action and Weatherization Agencies. Conference participants will gather to learn, be inspired, inspire others, and discuss strategies for meeting new challenges. We invite you to come to gain insights from a wide variety of speakers – from Community Action and Weatherization staff to academicians, policymakers, and more at this event!


Registration for the Annual Conference is currently closed.

Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund, cancellations must be sent, in writing, to Charles Barbay, [email protected], by September 15, 2022. Registered guests who cancel after September 15, 2022 will be able to transfer their registration to someone else.

Conference Program Book:

The Conference Program Book is now available!

Hotel Room Block:

This year's Annual Conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rochester, New York. The hotel room block is now full. Please contact Charles Barbay, [email protected], with any questions.

COVID-19 Protocols and Requirements for Conference Attendees:

COVID-19 conditions can change swiftly. We thank you in advance for your understanding and flexibility as we navigate hosting an in-person conference during these times and enact protocols to protect the health and safety of all guests!

We will continue to monitor and update safety precautions for the Annual Conference regularly and coordinate with trusted national resources, state and local public health agencies, and the hotels/venues hosting the event.

At this time, we ask that attendees not attend the event if they do not feel well, be prepared to mask at the event, and take a test no more than 24 hours before leaving for the event. We are committed to providing a safe, productive, and welcoming environment in which to learn.

 Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors!