2023 ACM West Conference & Trade Show

You are invited to join leaders from Community Media Centers, PEG access facilities, local government departments, educational institutions, community organizations, and equipment and media vendors at the ACM West Region Conference and Trade Show. Attend informational workshops, see the latest equipment/media resources at the trade show, and network with community media professionals and vendors.

Want to save money on your registration?  Become a member of the Alliance for Community Media! Find out how to become a member. We’re also extending our member rates to our friends in NATOA.


Wednesday, February 22: Pre-conference seminar. Opening reception.
Thursday, February 23: Trade show, plenary, workshops, and WAVE Awards Ceremony.
Friday, February 24: Trade show, plenary, and workshops.

Full schedule coming soon.


Mar Monte Hotel
1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard
Santa Barbara, CA

Discount rate is available, booking link coming soon.


Full Conference Pass: includes all conference events, meals, and a ticket to the WAVE Awards Ceremony. Special offer for groups of 4. Discounted pricing for ACM and NATAO members ends January 31st.

Pre-Conference Ticket: includes the pre-conference in-depth seminar held on Wednesday afternoon. Please note this is not included in a full conference pass and must be purchased separately if you wish to attend. $50.00.

WAVE Awards Ticket: only includes entry to the WAVE Award Ceremony on Thursday night. $50.00.

Vendor Hall Only Pass: you’ll have access to the vendor/exhibitor hall, but no meals, no workshops, no other conference events. Free.