General Information



The 2018 Arizona Correctional Educators, Inc. (ACE) Professional Development Symposium is a three-day event which will be held May 31 - June 2 at Chaparral Suites Scottsdale. This Symposium is a learning and sharing opportunity where teachers, corrections officers, and other industry professionals from all around Arizona gather to teach, learn, view, shop and support Secure Care Education in a collaborative, productive, positive environment.




Date Wednesday, May 31st – Friday, June 2nd, 2017
Registration Wednesday, May 31st at 4pm – 6pm
Thursday, June 1st from 8am – 5pm
Friday, June 2nd from 8am – 2pm
Location & Accommodations

***Guest Room Rate: $94.00 single or double occupancy / $109.00 triple occupancy / $123.00 quad occupancy / Sales tax is 13.92% / $35.00  incidental fee per night. 

***PLEASE NOTE*** The guest room rate will be adjusted according to the 2017 Federal Per Diem Guidelines

Group rates are effective three days before and three days after contracted dates, subject to availability. Check-in is 3:00 PM. Check out is at 12:00 Noon. Guest room rate includes the following complimentary amenities: *Full American breakfast daily, * Evening Reception, *Individual Airport Transportation (6am-9pm Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport / Please contact the hotel for more information), *USA Today delivered daily (Mon-Fri), *In-room wired and wireless, * No Resort, Porterage or Housekeeping fees and Complimentary Parking. Individual reservations must be cancelled up to 48 hours prior to arrival to avoid one (1) night room and tax charge.

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Hotel Reservations: You may call Chaparral Suites Scottsdale direct to make your room reservations at (800) 528-1456 or local at (480) 949-1414 and refer to the group name

“Arizona Correctional Educators (ACE)” to receive the group rate. Please make your room reservations by May 2, 2017.

Guest Room Cut-off Date: May 2, 2017

Chaparral Suites Scottsdale
5001 N. Scottsdale Rd. | Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(800) 528-1456 or local at (480) 949-1414

Enjoy the convenience of a prime location in the heart of Scottsdale near fabulous shopping, fine dining, exciting nightlife, spas and championship golf.  Each of our 312 spacious suites offers a private bedroom, spacious living room and wet bar, refrigerator and microwave. 

Self-parking is complimentary
Nightly valet parking is $22 per night
Business wear or smart casual. Please dress comfortably, making sure you bring a sweater to each session, as the temperature in the meeting rooms can fluctuate.
Breakfast and lunch are provided on both Thursday and Friday.  If you have special dietary needs, please contact the person listed in the Questions section below.
Schedule Schedule not yet available for download
Contact ACE President Marvy McNeese (928)777-7616
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