Conferences and Meetings

The League brings together the best minds from in and outside the field to provide practical knowledge, develop effective leadership, relay best practices, provoke debate, and identify emerging trends.

In addition, please visit Learning and Leadership Development, where the League offers a variety other learning opportunities and resources.

Coming to Conference? Special Offer to League Members!

Holland America Line and the Seattle Symphony invite you to extend your visit and embark on a round-trip cruise to Alaska, June 7-14, following the Conference. Special group fares have been arranged and opportunities to meet other League members and their guests are being planned.

Holland America Line, a Seattle Symphony corporate sponsor, is offering the League of American Orchestras members the following:

  • Special group pricing on a variety of rooms. Many include ocean views and verandahs. Make a deposit early for the best selection of rooms.
  • Package includes 7 nights in a Stateroom or Suite, delightful dining options, and onboard amenities on the ms Westerdam, one of Holland America’s newest mid-sized ships.
  • Watch the sun set over the Olympic Mountains while cruising beautiful Puget Sound, after a 4pm departure from Seattle on June 7.
  • Invitation to a League cocktail party while at sea on Sunday, June 8
  • Dine with League group members by selecting the early dining option at 5:45pm in the Main Dining Room.
  • Itinerary includes cruising scenic Glacier Bay National Park and visiting Alaskan ports at Juneau, Sitka, Ketchikan, and Victoria, BC (passport required).

This special offer is available to League members subject to availability.

For reservations call 1 877 SAIL HAL (1 877 724 5425) and ask for the League of American Orchestras group pricing. (Group Code: TQJ, Voyage W450). To learn more, visit Holland America Line Alaskan Cruise June 7-14.

Please note that there are a limited number of rooms allocated for the League group, so book early to get your choice of staterooms or suites. The deposit will vary by room size, but is required within 48 hours of booking. Final payment is due March 24, 2014. Gratuity (approximately $12/day/guest) and tax additional.

For questions, email Group Contact Linda Stevens, board member, Seattle Symphony, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Upcoming League Meetings and Conferences

Conference 2014
Seattle, WA
June 4–6, 2014
with Pre-Conference Seminars June 2–4

2015 Mid-Winter Managers Weekend
New York, NY
January 25-26, 2015
Crowne Plaza Times Square ($190 per night)

Conference 2015
Cleveland, OH
May 27-29, 2015
with Pre-Conference Seminar May 26-27

2016 Mid-Winter Managers Weekend
New York, NY
Jan 24-25, 2016
Crowne Plaza Times Square ($199 per night)


Name badges for all meetings are generously provided by TALASKE l Sound Thinking.