NCDA Career Practitioner Institute


"Practical Techniques and Strategies for
Career Development Practitioners"

February 15, 2019 - San Diego, CA
(PDIs on February 14)
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay



Institute Registration:

registration will open in late 2018

NCDA Member Registration Fee (5 CE hours): $120.00
Non-Member Registration Fee (5 CE hours): $170.00
Professional Development Institutes (4 CE hours each PDI) Member and Non-Member Fee: $75 per PDI

Cancellations received in writing prior to February 1, 2019 will be subject to a $50 (US funds) processing fee. Due to costs NCDA incurs, NO refunds will be given after this date. If paying via purchase order, your organization will be required to fulfill the purchase order. Refunds will not be given for no-shows after the Institute.


CPI Location:

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina
141 Quivira Road
San Diego, CA 92109
(619) 221-4820

Room reservation:
Room block cut-off date will be Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Check in time 4 pm. Check out time is 11 am

$159.00 single rate, taxes do apply.
$10.00 Resort Services Program fee added to each room rate per night. (Normally $32 per night.)

Overnight parking at hotel: $20 Discounted overnight self-parking per vehicle (valued at $38 per overnight)

Airport Transportation: Super Shuttle services the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay from San Diego’s Lindbergh International Airport. The current charge is 2018 is $12.00 per person each way. (Rates are subject to change).



Thursday, February 14, 2019

7:30 am - 5:00 pm     Registration Open

Professional Development Institutes (PDIs) - optional (for an additional fee)
4 Continuing Education Contact Hours (CE)

8:00 am - 12:15 pm  PDI #1

12:15 - 1:15 pm    Lunch On Your Own 

1:15 pm - 5:30 pm  PDI #2:

Friday, February 15, 2019

7:30 am - 3:30 pm  Registration Open

8:30 - 9:45 am Opening Keynote

9:45 am - 10:00 am  Refreshment Break

10:00 - 11:00 am  Presentation Series I (three presentations per series)

11:15 am - 12:15 pm  Presentation Series II (three presentations per series)

12:15 - 1:30 pm  Welcome Lunch (included)

1:45 - 2:45 pm  Presentation III (three presentations per series)

2:45 - 3:00 pm  Refreshment Break

3:00 - 4:00 pm  Closing Keynote


Continuing Education 

NCDA Cred Comm Logo

NCDA's Credentialing Commission has approved the CPI according to the 2018 Continuing Education Manual

NBCC ACEPNCDA has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP #1003. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NCDA is solely responsible for all aspects of this program.

After the event, NCDA will send an electronic link to the evaluation.  After completion of the evaluation, the system will direct you to your online membership record where continuing education transcript can be printed. 


Professional Development Institutes 

Optional Pre-Conference Professional Development Institutes (additional fee required to participate); 4 Continuing Education Hours


Keynote Speakers - Friday, February 15, 2019

Opening General Session - 8:30 - 9:45 am


Closing General Session - 3:00 - 4:00 pm 




Presentation Series - Friday, February 15, 2019


Presentation Series I, 10:00 - 11:00 am 


Presentation Series II, 11:15 am - 12:15 pm


Presentation Series III, 1:45 - 2:45 pm




The San Diego Program book will be distribute upon arrival. For an example of a previous CPI, please view the CPI Portland Program Book