meetings & conferences

The Association presents the Annual Conference and Expo in the fall and the Legal and Legislative Conference in the spring. Representatives of member agencies network with colleagues, learn about the current issues affecting the industry and view the most current collection tools and services to make their businesses more successful.

California Association of Collectors 100th Annual Conference & Expo

October 9-10, 2017
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa, Rancho Mirage, CA

The CAC 2017 Convention will be held October 9-10, 2017 at the beautiful Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA. This event is designed to provide a platform for education, information, and networking opportunities.

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ACA Training - Advanced FDCPA Issues
Presented Monday morning. Separate registration is required.

Go beyond the essentials of the FDCPA.  Take a look at relevant court decisions, CFPB guidance and regulatory enforcement actions impacting compliance with the FDCPA.  Identify potential liability and defenses under the FDCPA.  

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa

41000 Bob Hope Dr.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Our resort in Palm Springs offers a relaxing oasis set against a backdrop of mountains and palm trees in the heart of the desert. Revel in the timeless comforts, classic conveniences and modern technologies that have made Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa a choice destination for a sun-drenched escape.

The premier Rancho Mirage resort, just a short drive from Palm Springs, is convenient to the world-famous Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, El Paseo shopping that has been compared to Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills and fine dining at a stunning number of local and chain restaurants.
The resort, located on 240 lush acres, has recently been renovated to include a fresh, new color palette, expanded fitness center, refurbished spa, redesigned boutiques and more. Make a splash at one of our three pool settings. Splashtopia, our two-acre water playground, features a 450-foot lazy river, two 100-foot water slides, cliff-side Jacuzzi, sandy beach and fountains and sprinklers to give your kids endless amounts of fun.

Take time for yourself, and replenish your body and soul, at our 20,000 square foot spa. New heights of relaxation will be discovered with our exhilarating treatments that use pure essences of desert botanicals. Our 27-hole championship golf course will challenge amateurs and pros alike with palm tree-lined fairways and incredible mountain vistas.

Hotel Reservations

Our special group rate is $189 plus 13.45% tax per night. To make your reservation online, go to  You can also call 1-800-THE- OMNI and ask for the “CAC” rate. The group rate expires at 5:00pm on September 15, 2017. However, the room block set aside for CAC is subject to sellout prior to that date. We encourage you to make your reservations early.
Resort Service Charge

Currently the resort charge is $10.00 per night (taxable), which includes; toll free, credit card, and local calling, entrance to our fitness center, in-room high-speed Internet access, in-room coffee and tea, overnight self-parking, access to Splashtopia for registered resort guests and daily newspaper available at Front Desk. These items are subject to change.

Airport Details

Palm Springs International Airport: approximately a 10-minute drive.

Ontario International Airport:  approximately  a  90-minute drive.