COGMA 2017  - Roanoke, Virginia
This year's conference will be held Tuesday, Sept. 12th through Thursday, Sept. 14th in the city of Roanoke.

Roanoke, originally named Big Lick, is nestled between the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains on the Roanoke River. 

Continuing Legal Education
This year's conference will provide 12.5 hours of CLE credits, including 2.0 hours of Ethics.

Hotel
The conference will be held at The Hotel Roanoke.
The group rate is $107/night (plus tax) for single occupancy or $127/night (plus tax) for double occupancy.  Deadline to reserve rooms under the group rate is Saturday, August 12th.  Reservations should be made by calling the hotel at 540-853-8250 and using group code "COGMA" or "Conference of Government Mining Attorneys."  There are a limited number of rooms available at the conference rate, so reservations should be made as soon as possible. 
The Hotel Roanoke is a short walk to the market, restaurants, bars, the greenway, and art, history and science museums.