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CCAO/CEAO Winter Conference

The County Commissioners and County Engineers Associations of Ohio will host their Annual Winter Conference and Trade Show on Wednesday, December 4 thru Friday, December 6, 2019. Join your colleagues to learn innovative ways to better serve Ohio county government.

Conference sessions, trade show, meals and hotel rooms:

Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH  43215. Early bird registration discount deadline: Nov. 13.

Conference Networking Events 

Wednesday evening Opening Reception in the Trade Show – Meet your friends and the exhibitors for food and beverages in the trade show
Thursday afternoon ice cream social – Open to all conference registrants. Stop after lunch and thank the exhibitors!
Thursday evening – Reception and Banquet – Installation of 2020 CCAO and CEAO officers
Late Thursday evening – Dueling Pianos International –  back by popular demand, join us for a high energy, all request, sing along, clap along rock n’ roll comedy show

Educational Sessions

CCAO Program Sessions
CEAO Program Sessions
CCAO/CEAO Affiliate Program Sessions


Conference registration is closed. You may register onsite at the conference.

Registration Desk Location
Conference Registration – Wednesday, December 4 thru Friday, December 6 – Hyatt Regency (2nd floor) in County Foyer
Trade Show Registration – Wednesday, December 4 and Thursday, December 5 – Hyatt Regency (2nd floor) in Delaware Foyer

Credit cards are being accepted for registration payments.

Registration Options 

A. Full Conference (Conference registration; Wednesday welcome reception; Thursday breakfast, lunch, trade show ice cream social, reception, banquet entertainment; & Friday breakfast)*
B. Thursday Only (Conference registration; Thursday breakfast, luncheon, trade show ice cream social, reception, banquet & entertainment)*
C. Friday Only (Conference registration & Friday breakfast)
D. Meetings Only (CCAO/CEAO affiliates only. Conference registration, coffee breaks and ice cream social – no meals.)
E. Spouse/Guest (Conference registration, Wednesday welcome reception, Thursday luncheon, trade show ice cream social, reception, banquet & entertainment & Friday breakfast)* Vendors cannot register as a spouse or guest.
Note: *No portion of the registration fee will be used to purchase alcoholic beverages.

Trade Show, Sponsorship and Hospitality Suite Information

Exhibit space is officially SOLD OUT as of Nov. 6. Sponsorship opportunities and hospitality suites are still available to enhance your firm’s exposure.

As a courtesy to CCAO/CEAO, we request that companies refrain from entertaining registrants during the reception and banquet on Thursday evening during the conference. We have set aside Wednesday evening after 7 PM for companies to have an opportunity to entertain and explore the Columbus area.

Hotel Reservations

Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH  43215, 888/421-1442 click here for online hotel reservations. Room rate:  $139 single/double/triple/quad.  Hyatt reservation cut-off date was Nov. 13.

Other Conference Information

Map of downtown Columbus and parking
Experience Columbus (CVB)