Educational Conferences




2020 Fall Conference

October 23-25
The Resort at Pelican Hill
Newport Beach, CA
(855) 857-7297

To Register
Click here to register for the Fall Conference.  Log in with your user name and password.

Book your hotel room

The MLA group rate is $475, plus tax, porterage and room attendant gratuities and a discounted daily resort fee of $35 for run of house bungalows. (Resort fee will discount upon payment). Discounted room rate is available until September 30 or until room block fills, whichever occurs first.  Check in is available at 4pm and checkout is 12pm. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night deposit and guaranteed by a major credit card.  Valid credit card required at booking. For a full refund including deposit, you may cancel up to the cut-off date.  After the cut-off date date, cancellation forfeits one night deposit.

How to reserve:  
Call 855-857-7297 to reserve your room under the MLA group block.  To reserve online, click here to go to the MLA reservations web page.

The following resort amenities and services are included in the resort fee:

  • Crystal Cove Beach Experience
  • Hourly drop-off and pick-up via the Resort Coach
  • Beach chairs, umbrellas and towels
  • Access to Spa's steam room, sauna and soaking tubs
  • Fitness Center and daily classes
  • And more


The Spa at Pelican Hill
The Spa at Pelican Hill is a haven within a retreat—a place for wellness, for healing, and for inspiration in a setting of Pacific splendor. In an atmosphere of serene, classic refinement that pleases the eye and centers you from the moment you enter, you’ll find a culture dedicated to personalization.  For the spa menu, click here.  To book your appointment, call 844-253-8078 or click here to book online.








Newport Beach
Newport Beach, California is where leisure and style come together in ten distinct neighborhoods, each with its own unique charm and natural beauty.  With the largest recreational harbor on the west coast, there are ten miles of extraordinary fishingswimmingsurfing, and aquatic sports activities.  Visitors can enjoy unlimited things to do in Newport Beach. Enjoy luxury shoppingspa treatments, championship golf, and sample a bit of the sophisticated and aspirational lifestyle found here.  For more information on dining and things to do, click here to link to the Visit Newport Beach website.
As an added resource, once you are in town, you may download the Newport Beach digital mobile concierge, AskMarina which may be used to help navigate your time! 


Map & Directions
Download the Newport Beach area map.  
Directions to the hotel.

Newport Beach and The Resort at Pelican Hill are easily accessible from several airports.  
Orange County/John Wayne (SNA) is 10 miles/20 minutes.
Long Beach (LGB) is 35 miles/30 minutes
LAX is 50 miles/50 minutes
Download the direct airline route destinations map

Airfare discount code:
Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for MLA.  Please click here to book your flights.  You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and enter Meeting Event Code NY332.  *Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.




Information and photos courtesy of The Resort at Pelican Hill and Visit Newport Beach.