• April 10, 2019 - April 11, 2019
    11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Come experience our brand new training center!  

Day 1 – The VMDAEC’s Online Presence

Location:  VMDAEC Training Center, 1293 Salem Church Road, Palmyra, VA 22963

11:00 a.m.    Tour of the new training center
NOON           Lunch
1:00 p.m.      The NEW VMDAEC Website & Social Media Tips
2:00 p.m.      Break
2:15 p.m.      The NEW VMDAEC Website & Social Media Tips
3:30 p.m.      Adjourn

5:30 p.m.      Hospitality – The Draftsman Hotel, Charlottesville, VA
– 6:15 p.m.


Facilitator: VMDAEC Staff
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Topic includes:
  • An introduction to our new website.
  • The Association’s social media presence.
  • Tips and tricks on your iPad.

Day 2 – Cybersecurity

Location:  The Draftsman, 1106 W. Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903

7:00 a.m.      Breakfast
8:30 a.m.      Fraud Schemes Investigated by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service
                              – Mike Romano, US Postal Inspection Service
9:30 a.m.      Building a Culture of Cybersecurity and Finding the Right Tools to Combat Cyber-attacks
                              – Scott Kaylor, NISC
10:30 a.m.    Break
10:45 a.m.    Cybersecurity: Victim to Victor
                              – Doug King, Lockheed Martin Energy/Rappahannock Electric
11:45 a.m.    Cybersecurity from a National Standpoint
                              – Barry Lawson, NRECA
12:45 p.m.    Lunch
1:45 p.m.      Adjourn

Facilitator: TBD
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Venue Phone: (434) 984-8000

Venue Website:

1106 W. Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22903, United States


Hotel Accommodations:

The Draftsman Hotel    
1106 W. Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 984-8000

Group Room Rate:

  • Nightly Room Rate for Wednesday, April 10th – $139
  • 2 days pre- and post-event at group room rate, based on availability

Reservation Process:

  • Use the online link to book your room: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/choak-the-draftsman-autograph-collection/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2

Reservation Cut-off Date:

  • The last day to make your reservation and receive the group rate is April 3, 2019

Check-in/Check-out Times:

  • Check-in is after 3:00 pm
  • Check-out is by 12:00 pm


  • $15 per night – valet only

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