to the 2006 Western Regional Meeting held at the happiest
place on earth…Disneyland, California!
The Beta Lambda chapter is delighted
to host the 2006 Western Regional Meeting. We cannot wait
until February 2006 for all the fun and excitement to
begin! This year’s event will be held in the City
of Anaheim, in sunny Southern California.
The meeting will be held at the
DoubleTree Hotel, adjacent to the block of Orange, Disneyland
and the California Adventure theme parks. Special "twilight
rate" tickets will be available for entry into the
parks. Brent Woodford, Senior Vice President of Planning
and Control, of The Walt Disney Company,
will be our luncheon speaker on Saturday, February 11th,
2006. Brent promises to give an entertaining presentation
about Disneyland's 50th anniversary, the new theme park
in Hong Kong, and other exciting initiatives within The
Walt Disney Company!
The theme for this year's meeting
will be Financial Literacy. This conference
will allow all chapters to be recognized for their excellence
and contributions to Beta Alpha Psi. Many ideas will be
exchanged throughout the event to improve chapter programs
. It will be a great opportunity to network and develop
teamwork and leadership skills. This experience will benefit
each and every participant. You do not want to miss out!
Our goal for the conference is
to achieve full participation from all chapters in the
Western Region. We highly encourage schools to take part
in this year’s Best Practices Competition. Each
chapter will have the opportunity to compete by making
presentations to a panel of judges consisting of business
professionals and experts in the accounting and finance
field. We wish you luck!
We hope all attendees will have
a memorable experience at this year’s conference.
To help everyone prepare for this event, we have some
• Be sure to register early!
We will let you know when the national office registration
• Be sure to start early to compete in the Best
• Be aware of this year’s theme, Financial
• Be prepared to meet leading professionals from
the accounting and finance industry.
And lastly and most importantly….
• Be excited and ready to
have fun at the happiest place on earth!!!