2019 PD Banner

Conference Agenda 

Prospect Development features four days of industry-leading education around the key pillars of prospect development — prospect research, relationship management, data analytics and campaigns — with plenty of networking time built in. Browse the schedule below, and keep an eye out for full session descriptions to come soon. 

"I have been coming to the Apra conference for many years, and each time I learn new things and meet new colleagues and, most importantly, reconnect with long-time friends." 
— Prospect Development 2018 Attendee

Tuesday, July 30

3 – 6 p.m.
Registration, Volunteer and Hospitality Desks Open

Wednesday, July 31 

7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Registration, Volunteer and Hospitality Desks Open
– 9 a.m.
Breakfast for Data Analytics Symposium, New Researchers Symposium and Pre-conference Session Attendees
9 a.m.  5 p.m.
New Researchers Symposium
9 a.m.  4:30 p.m.
Data Analytics Symposium
9 a.m.  12 p.m.
Pre-conference Workshops (morning sessions)
10:15 – 10:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
12 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (lunch on own)
1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Pre-conference Workshops (afternoon sessions)
1:30 – 5 p.m.
Executive Leadership Cohort (additional registration required)
2:30 – 2:45 p.m. 
Refreshment Break
– 7 p.m. 
Opening Reception

Thursday, August 1

7:30 a.m.  3:30 p.m.
Registration, Volunteer and Hospitality Desks Open
– 9 a.m.
Breakfast with Exhibitors 
8:30 – 9 a.m.
Get Involved with Apra!
– 10 a.m.
Opening Keynote Presentation
9 a.m.  5 p.m.
Data Analytics Symposium (includes Prospect Development keynote presentation)
10  10:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall 
10:30 a.m.  12 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
12  1 p.m.
Lunch & Apra Awards
1:15  2 p.m.
Vendor Sessions
2:15  3:45 p.m. 
Breakout Sessions
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. 
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall 
4:15  5:15 p.m.
Breakout Sessions

Friday, August 2 

6:30 – 7:30 a.m.
Apra Walks
8 a.m.  1 p.m.
Registration Open 
8 a.m.  3:30 p.m.
Volunteer and Hospitality Desk Open
8  9 a.m.
Breakfast with Exhibitors
– 10 a.m. 
Apra Talks Roundtable Networking Event 
10 – 10:30 a.m. 
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall 
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. 
Breakout Sessions
11:45 a.m.  12:30 p.m.
Vendor Sessions
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch and Exhibit Hall Open 
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
2:45  3:45 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
3:45  4 p.m.
Refreshment Break 
4 – 5:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
9 – 11 p.m.
President's Reception

Saturday, August 3

7:30 – 8 a.m. 
Breakfast
9 a.m.
Breakout Sessions
9:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break
9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Breakout Sessions
10:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Breakout Sessions


Schedule subject to change.