Working directly for your agency or as part of a training team, we produce internal training meetings of any size. We also produce inter-agency and public conferences sponsored by your agency. Call us to get the full picture of what we can do for your agency. We adapt to your purchasing requirements without compromising the results you seek.

LA Police Chief Willam Bratton
LA Police Chief William Bratton speaks
at a conference managed by CD

Our government services include:

Training and Executive Retreat Program Development

  • Assessing your training/executive development needs
  • Identifying expert providers with experience appropriate to your agency
  • Creating programs relevant to your requirement and within your budget

Conference Coordination and Administration

General project oversight

  • Planning committee logistics and coordination
  • Master plan development and monitoring


  • RFP development, site selection, and contract negotiation
  • Materials and signage
  • Meeting planning, catering and AV procurement
  • Temp/on-site labor management
  • Registration — on-site and online
  • Financial management and accounting
  • Post-event evaluation and reporting, continuing education credit administration

Content development

  • Topic and theme development
  • Speaker prospecting and recruitment

Marketing and outreach services

  • Participant marketing, including database management, website development and management, direct mail and email marketing, print and online advertising
  • Sponsor and exhibit marketing and sales, including offer development, prospect development and sales representation
  • Editorial and sponsorship writing, including press releases and white papers
  • Interagency and cooperating organization outreach coordination

Photo: Elizabeth Daigneau, GOVERNING, used by permission