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  • Vespera on Ocean, a Marriott Autograph Hotel 147 Stimson Ave Pismo Beach, CA 93449 USA (map)
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REGISTRATION FORM (Limited time - room availability not guaranteed)

When: Wednesday – Friday, September 25 – 27, 2019

Where: Vespera On Ocean, a Marriott Autograph Collection Resort

(The newest Beach Resort on the West Coast – scheduled to open July 15th, 2019)
Pismo Beach, California Dinner is slated for Thursday Night at Giuseppe’s Cucina Italiana

The Bakersfield Association of Professional Landmen (BAPL) and the Los Angeles Association of
Professional Landmen (LAAPL) proudly presents the 37th Annual West Coast Landmen’s Institute, to be held in Pismo Beach, California, at the new Vespera On Ocean, a Marriott Autograph Collection Resort. As in the past, this year's Institute should prove to be a superb learning opportunity for all land professionals, attorneys, and other professionals who work in the energy industry.

Registration Fees for members of the BAPL or LAAPL are $175 ($225 if received after August 23rd); $225 for non-members of the BAPL or LAAPL ($275 if received after August 23rd); $100 for “Independents*” ($150 if received after August 23rd); $125 for non-member “Independents” ($175 if received after August 3rd).

These registration fees include attendance to the Institute, the Wednesday Reception, Thursday Lunch, Dinner at Giuseppe’s Cucina Italiana, Breakfast each morning, and break refreshments.

*In this context, an Independent Landman is defined as any individual who receives compensation for their services, either on a per diem or hourly basis (1099) and who does not routinely employ other Landmen to work on a contract basis for their benefit. In other words, Brokers and independents who have assistants do not qualify as an Independent Landman for the discounted registration fee.

Our guest/significant other fees for this year is still only $125 (a $425 value!) and will be strictly enforced. The AAPL will award RL/RPL Continuing Education Credits or CPL Recertification Credits for participation in this Institute. AAPL Attendance Affidavits will be available at this event. Day Carter Murphy will be coordinating CLE credits for the legal profession.

We have a limited number of rooms starting at a rate of $199 per night, King Ocean View for $229, plus other options. Room rates will be the same over the weekend, but a limited number of rooms will be available. You must make your reservation by Friday, August 23rd to take advantage of his reduced rate. Room availability is not guaranteed after this date! Independents, share a room with another and save.

Booking Instructions: Individual Reservations: Please use the booking link below to make your room reservations for the West Coast Landmen's Institute (WCLI). Reservations must be made before August 23, 2019. Any reservations within 30-days of arrival will be accepted on a space available basis at the hotel's much higher prevailing rate.

or call toll free 888.236.2427. Note: The reservation system is not currently activated within the hotel. Vespera on Ocean is located at 147 Stimson Avenue on the ocean in Pismo Beach (805.773.1011). Please be sure to enter your exact travel dates to pull up pricing. Guests can reduce or add nights of stay by adjusting their check-in/check-out dates and number of nights of stay, and then hitting “search availability.” Individuals will be responsible for their own hotel reservations. You have 72 hours prior to your arrival date in which to cancel your reservation. All no-shows and cancellations within this period will be charged to the individual. We are guaranteed a minimum number of rooms each night, so we ask that you please use WCLI’s block of rooms at the new Vespera On Ocean, if you are planning your lodging in the area for this event.

We will have a limited number of space available for a Noon Shotgun on Wednesday, September 25th, 2019, at Cypress Ridge Golf Course (prior to the WCLI) for our participants ($110 per player - includes a BBQ Burger Buffett and adult refreshments). This golf course is just nine (9) miles south from Pismo at 780 Cypress Ridge Parkway, Arroyo Grande (805) 474-7979. Please remember to complete the attached Sponsor/ Registration form if you wish to play golf or attend the WCLI.

Note: This year, our fees and sponsor benefits are the same as last year, even with our food costs almost doubling!

Do not miss this opportunity to gain knowledge in the industry and network with your local land professionals — SIGN UP TODAY REGISTRATION FORM

Earlier Event: June 27
The 2019 LAAPL Mickelson Golf Classic