Register 2017

When: The Maine Event: Creating Positive Climates for Youth is June 29-30 / Summer Training Academy Pre-Conference is June 28
Where: Holiday Inn by the Bay in Portland, Maine

  • The Maine Event Conference Registration Only – Registration: $250
  • The Pre-Conference Summer Training Academy Registration Only – $199
  • The Maine Event Conference AND The Pre-Conference Summer Training Academy Combined Registrations – Registration: $449 
  • Special Rate – To receive the coupon code for group of 5 or more, for students, or Americorp Members contact Donna Duffey at or 800-294-4322.


The Conference: The Maine Event: Creating Positive Climates for Youth is the 2017 combined annual conference of the Positive Youth Development Institute (PYDI) and the Collaborative for Perpetual Innovation (CPI). For professionals interacting with youth in or out of school, this conference offers the latest in research and practice in creating climates positive for everyone and strategies in social trust and youth development. Come visit the beautiful state of Maine this June and attend. View agenda here. 

The Pre-Conference Summer Training Academy: 
The Summer Training Academy is a premier pre-conference opportunity sponsored by Bolster Collaborative to improve your work with young people by learning from nationally recognized trainers. These sessions strengthen skills, expand knowledge, and improve practice through the in-depth exploration of content that is not possible in a conference setting. View options here.