West Conference 2018
June 3-5, 2018 | Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

NACAS West Conference

June 3-5, 2018 | Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Take the opportunity to hear great keynote speakers, participate in result-oriented sessions, network with colleagues and business partners, and create connections that will enhance your business/auxiliary services. The 2018 conference will be held at the Best Western Plus in the beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho where you can enjoy lake activities and views. Apply for a NACAS West Conference Scholarship to attend.

More information to be announced soon.

About Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Business Partner Opportunities

Our Business Partners are essential to the NACAS West Conference experience, as key collaborators, content leaders, and sponsors. Learn about the special events and opportunities provided to Business Partners.

Call for Programs

NACAS West invites you to play an essential role in our regional conference. We invite members to share their expertise, creativity, and ideas by presenting at this regional conference on June 3-5, 2018 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.


NACAS West is looking for content pertinent to competencies needed by auxiliary services professionals and the CASP certification program including:

· Management

· Leadership

· Sustainability

· Business Innovations

· Strategic Planning

· Student Development

· Best Practices/Successful Operational Procedures

· Marketing, Communications, and Business Relations

· Operational Areas: Physical Facilities, Food Services, Bookstores, Card Services, Commercial/Retail, and Student Unions


To submit a proposal or find more information please visit the website.


The Call for Programs deadline is January 31, 2018.


The 2018 conference will be held at the Best Western Plus in the beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Best Western Plus hotel $139/night plus tax

Phone # is 1-800-251-7829 ext 0 and reference NACAS West

Complimentary WiFi, parking, and breakfast

Transportation: $69 round trip for a limovan from the hotel



Spokane International Airport

37 miles from the hotel


Contact hotel for transportation, Uber, or Coeur d’Alene Taxi (208-676-8294)


Sunday, June 3, 2018 (Gonzaga University & North Idaho College)

8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Campus Tour

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Conference Welcome & Keynote

2:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Sessions & Town Hall

6:30 p.m. – Lake Coeur d’Alene Boat Cruise


Monday, June 4, 2018 (Best Western Plus Hotel)

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Sessions and Business Partner Exhibit Hall

5:30 p.m. – Dinner on Your Own – Enjoy Coeur d’Alene’s Cuisine


Tuesday, June 5, 2108 (Best Western Plus Hotel)

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Sessions and Business Meeting

6:00 p.m. – Closing banquet at Elk Point


Registration Desk (Best Western Plus Hotel):

Saturday June 2, 2018 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 3, 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Monday, June 4, 7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.


More information to come.