2018 Conference Information

Hello and welcome to our 2018 Annual Training Conference informational webpage.  Here you will find links for registration, sponsor and exhibitor opportunities. 

This years conference is being held at the Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa in Groton, Connecticut from May 20th, 2018 through May 23rd, 2018.  This will be the 80th annual conference for the Middle Atlantic States Correctional Association. 

The conference theme is: Partners in Progress: Putting the Pieces of the Puzzle Together

2018 MASCA Conference Activity Schedule

.SUNDAY, MAY 20, 2018

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm- Grand Ballroom Early Registration & Exhibitor Setup
Hotel Checkin Mystic Marriot Hotel & Spa
6:00 pm Presidents Reception - The Wine Room & Patio at the Octagon Restaurant
hors d'oeuvre & cash bar - All are welcome

MONDAY, MAY 21, 2018

7:30 am Registration Open
7:30 am -5:00 pm Grand Ballroom-Exhibitor area open
STUDENT DAY:8:00am Students will meet in Conference Room 3

8:30 am: Breakfast & Welcome- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors 
Master of Ceremony:
Corey Davis

Welcome Remarks:
Jennifer Lopez, MASCA President
Scott Semple, Commissioner of the Ct. Department of Corrections

9:00 am to 10:15 am: Keynote Plenary - Grand Ballroom with exhibitors
Chief Anthony Campbell
New Haven Police Department
BREAK 10:15am-10:30am

10:30 am -11:45 am: Workshops-  Various Rooms
Noon to 1:30 pm –MASCA Awards Lunch-  Grand Ballroom with exhibitors

MASCA President’s Award for Innovation in Corrections:
Governor & Mrs. Dannel Malloy

MASCA President’s Award for Innovation in Community Corrections
Marcus M. Hodges, Associate Director
Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency
1:45 pm -3:00 pm: Workshops- Various Rooms
3:00 pm -3:15 pm: Break- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors

3:15 pm -4:30 pm: Workshops-  Various Rooms
4:30 pm: MASCA General Membership Meeting= All are welome – location TBD

TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2018
7:30 am: Registration

7:30 am -4:30 pm Grand Ballroom: Exhibitor area open 
8:30 am: Breakfast & Welcome- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors

Master of Ceremony:
Corey Davis

 9:00 am to 10:15 am: Keynote Plenary- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors
Dr. Mathew Abraham
The GEO Group, Inc.
10:15 am-10:30 am: Break- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors

10:30 am -11:45am: Workshops-  Various Rooms
Noon to 1:30 pm: MASCA Awards Luncheon  – Grand Ballroom with exhibitors
Carl Robinson Award
Sal Russoniello Award
Founder’s Award
Harold Miller Award
Grand Ballroom 
Moderated by Deputy Commissioner Cheryl Cepelak,
Connecticut Department of Corrections

3:00 pm -3:15 pm: Break- Grand Ballroom with exhibitors
3:15 pm -4:30 pm: Workshops - Various Rooms
6:00 pm: MASCA’s 80th Anniversary & Champaign Party 
Marriott Ballroom 
Food & cash bar - All are welcome as we celebrate 80 years of excellence!


8:00 am: Breakfast- Grand Ballroom

9:00 am -Noon-Closing Session- Grand Ballroom
Peter D. Markle, Assistant United States Attorney
Brent Peterkin, Statewide Coordinator for Project Longevity

Special Offers for Conference Attendees
Conference attendees and their families receive 20% off of Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa Services and Products.  Call ahead to book your reservation.