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2020 Large-Scale Managers Workshop

​​Orange County, CA | October 7 – October 10, 2020​

​COVID-19 Update as of May 12, 2020:
Our education and event staff continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic daily. We are in weekly communication with the Orange County Convention and Visitors Bureau, with our workshop hotel, Laguna Cliffs Resort & Spa, as well as our​ h​ost communities and others. As of May 7, 2020, we are moving forward with seminar planning.​

If the situation changes, we will notify all registered attendees and sponsors promptly with detailed options for transfers or refunds.​​

​​​​Journey out west to the heart of Orange County, California to learn how the master-planned communities of Lake Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, Ladera Ranch and Rancho Mission Viejo have stood the test of time. Nestled between the mountains and the sea, these four award-winning communities stretch through some of the most idyllic areas of Southern California. Come and be inspired by the legacy of the land, thought-provoking discussions, educational seminars and genuine California hospitality.

The workshop will beg​in with registration on Wednesday and conclude Saturday before lunch.  ​​​​Attendees who plan to participate in the golf tournament are encouraged to arrive on Tuesday, October 6th. ​​​​​

Partic​​ipants should plan to remain until late afternoon on Saturday, October 10th. Enjoy accommodations at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa in Dana Point, CA, with transportation included to and from all seminars and tours.​


Registration is limited to 120 large-scale manager attendees.​



  • Lake programming and recreation
  • Lake events and activities
  • Advanced purified water system for lakefill

  • Beach Club and lake management
  • Keeping an aging community relevant
  • Communications and social media​​
  • Sports, skate and water park management
  • Large-scale event planning and management
  • Bulk internet agreement and partnerships


  • Intergenerational living
  • Community farming and land conservation efforts
  • Transportation

Please click HERE for more information about each of these host communities.​