General Information



The 2018 Arizona Correctional Educators, Inc. (ACE) Professional Development Symposium is a three-day event which will be held May 30 - June 1 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort. 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.




Symposium Cost Full Registration ($300), One Day ($170)
Date Wednesday, May 30th – Friday, June 1st, 2018
Registration Wednesday, May 30th at 4 pm – 6 pm
Thursday, May 31st from 8 am – 5 pm
Friday, June 1st from 8 am – 2 pm
Location & Accommodations

***Guest Room Rate: $133.00 single or double occupancy / $148.00 triple occupancy / $163.00 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 2018 Federal Per Diem Guidelines

Group rates are effective three days before and after contracted dates, subject to availability. Check-in is 3:00 PM. Check out is at 11:00 AM. Guest room rate includes the following complimentary amenities: *Full American breakfast daily, *Evening Reception, *High-speed wireless Internet for all Hilton Honor members, *No Resort, Porterage or Housekeeping fees, *Complimentary Self-Parking. Individual reservations must be canceled up to 48 hours prior to arrival to avoid one (1) night room and tax charge.

Online Booking Code: Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort

Hotel Reservations: You may call Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort direct to make your room reservation at: 1-800-362-2779 or local at 480-949-1414 and refer to the 16th Annual Professional Development Symposium (ACE) to secure the discounted group rate. Please make your room reservation by Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

Guest Room Cut-off Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort
5001 N. Scottsdale Rd. | Scottsdale, AZ 85250
(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 Paul Johnson (602)542-0971
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