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  • FEC Record: Outreach

FEC to host San Diego Regional Conference in October (2019)

May 30, 2019
A banner for the San Diego Regional Conference on October 29-30, 2019

The Commission will hold a regional conference in San Diego, California, on October 29-30, 2019. Commissioners and staff will conduct a variety of technical workshops on the federal campaign finance laws affecting federal candidates, parties and PACs. Workshops are designed for those seeking an introduction to the basic provisions of the law as well as those with more experience.

Registration information

Registration is a two-step process:

  1. Step One: Provide some basic information about yourself and select the workshops you’d like to attend. Complete Step One here.
  2. Step Two: Visit our secure payment website to submit payment and complete your registration. Complete Step Two here.

The conference registration fee is $585 per attendee. The registration fee increases to $635 per attendee for registrations received after 5:00 p.m. (ET) on September 27, 2019. The fee will be fully refundable up until 5:00 p.m. (ET) on September 27, 2019, and 50% refundable up until 5:00 p.m. (ET) on October 14, 2019. No refund will be made for cancellations received after 5:00 p.m. (ET) on October 14, 2019. Complete registration information is available on our conference website.

Hotel information

The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay, located at 1441 Quivira Road in San Diego, California.

After completing Step One of the registration process, attendees will receive a confirmation email containing a link to make hotel reservations at a group rate of $194 per night. Alternatively, you may make reservations by calling 619-224-1234. You must identify yourself as an FEC Regional Conference attendee to receive the group rate.

Please note that the block of rooms is available on a first come, first served basis. To ensure your spot, book your hotel after completing both steps of the registration process, but no later than October 7, 2019.

Conference agenda

Workshops begin at 9:15 a.m. each morning and conclude at 4:15 p.m. on Day 1 and at 2:45 p.m. on Day 2. A full agenda is available here.

Workshop materials

All conference attendees will all receive a binder with printed materials at the conference. Prior to the conference, all attendees will also receive an email with links to download electronic versions of all the training materials.

FEC conference questions

For any questions concerning the 2019 FEC San Diego Regional Conference, please call the FEC’s Information Division at 1-800-424-9530 (menu option 6). You can also send an email to


  • Author 
    • Isaac Baker
    • Communications Specialist