Education & Certification


Chapter Leadership Summit


Chapter Leadership Summit

November 9-10, 2018
233 South 4th Street
MEET Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV

This conference is now SOLD OUT.

Please email if you would like to be added to a waiting list.

Program Overview

The Chapter Leadership Summit is a FREE event focusing on growing your chapter and operational issues impacting chapter leaders. Local Chapter Officers from across the country will discover useful, important and helpful information to organize a successful chapter.

Chapter Officers will have a day and a half to network, lead and motivate each other. Along with tons of networking, the conference will provide educational sessions for specialized training in various topics including fiscal responsibilities, general chapter operations, social media, study groups, and planning events from our hand selected guest speakers.

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Who Can Attend

Registered chapter officers and leaders, who are also APA members, are eligible to attend this FREE event.

Registration Deadline

Chapter leaders must register by Friday, August 10. Spaces are limited. Meet with your chapter officers to decide who the lucky attendees will be!


Friday, November 9
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.      Registration
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.      Opening General Session
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.      Networking Session

Saturday, November 10
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.     Morning General Session
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.   Workshop 1
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.     Lunch Networking Session
1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.        Workshop 2
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.        Workshop 3
4:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.        Closing General Session

Closing Cocktail Reception hosted by Global Cash Card

Recertification Credit

Earn 2.5 Recertification Credit Hours (RCHs), .25 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), or 2.5 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits when attending this conference.

Hotel Accommodations

Golden Nugget Las Vegas
129 Fremont Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101

One complimentary double-bed hotel room will be provided to each APA affiliated local chapter. Two chapter officers from the same chapter can share a hotel room or purchase an additional room at the special rate of $109.00/night with a $10.00/night Resort fee, plus applicable taxes.

Hotel check-in is Friday, November 9 at 3:00 p.m.; check-out is Sunday, November 11 at 11:00 a.m.

The room rate is offered three days pre-and post-conference dates (midweek and weekend rates apply) subject to availability of guest rooms/category at the time of the reservation request.

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in MEET Las Vegas and hotel guest rooms up to two devices per day.

Event Policies

Cancellations to the conference without penalty must be made by Friday, November 2.

A substitution to replace a registered individual with a different chapter officer will be accepted up to the day of the conference.

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

Questions? Email Chapter Relations or call (210) 226-4600.