Education & Certification


Payroll Congress

APA Congress

Payroll Congress 2021
May 18-20, 2021
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Nashville, TN

An American Payroll Association and GPMI Collaboration

APA and GPMI’s premier educational event allows attendees to build a customized education program from a wide variety of workshops covering topics pertaining to domestic and foreign payroll, accounts payable, human resources, management, benefits, technology, and career development.

The Annual Congress provides unparalleled networking and the opportunity to hear the latest legislative and regulatory changes directly from government representatives and industry experts. Plus, it features the industry’s largest payroll, AP, and finance Expo.

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2021 Pricing


Colleagues and Nonmembers: All-Access Congress registration includes a 1-year APA Membership.

Register by February 1, 2021 to receive access to TWO webinars covering the most up-to-date compliance issues.

Day Passes

Can’t attend all three days but still want to go?
1 Day: $550 - member; $705 - non-member
2 Day: $1,100 - member; $1,410 - non-member

Who Should Attend

Any professional involved in payroll, accounts payable, human resources, benefits, and technology.

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Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, TN 37214

All Payroll Congress housing reservations must be made through the Payroll Congress Housing Bureau. Hotel reservations must be made by April 22, 2021, to ensure availability at the group rate. Rooms and group rates may not be available after this date. After April 22, 2021, please call the Payroll Congress Housing Bureau at the numbers listed for assistance in locating accommodations.

Online: Attendee | Exhibitor
Phone: (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT)
Domestic (U.S. & Canada) - (888) 266-7660 | International - (972) 349-5882

Room Rate*: $239.00 - Single/Double; $259.00 - Triple; $279.00 - Quadruple
*All room rates are inclusive of the resort fee but do not include $2.50 city tax per night and 15.25% sales and occupancy tax (subject to change, without notice). Resort fee includes:
     •  In-room wired and wireless high-speed internet access
     •  Wireless high-speed internet access in public areas (excluding convention center)
     •  Fitness Center access
     •  Designated complimentary in-room beverages
     •  Daily newspaper
     •  Local and toll free 800 telephone calls (20 minutes per call)

Cutoff Date: April 22, 2021

Event Policies

Please read our policies regarding registration, transfers, substitutions, cancellations, refunds, travel arrangements, and consent to use your photograph and contact information.