2019 IAP2 North American Conference - Leveraging P2 to Create Thriving Communities

ANNOUNCING the Schedule-at-a-Glance!

Join us in Charlotte, North Carolina for the 2019 IAP2 North American Conference September 4 - 6, 2019! Charlotte is a city rich in history and diversity, having almost 200 neighborhoods radiating from the central Uptown neighborhood.

Read the Schedule-at a-Glance featuring over 50 professional Development opportunities including sessions, field trips, workshops and more! This is your opportunity to learn from presenters from around the globe. We have presenters from 14 States, 9 Canadian Provinces, and 4 Countries including Finland and Australia.

Never been to an IAP2 North American Conference? Check out materials from our 2018 Conference held in Victoria, BC!

2018 North American Conference Group Work Photo

2019 Conference Registration Fees

Timing is EVERYTHING! Check out our 2019 Schedule-at-a-Glance to preview speakers, sessions, themes, and SO much more! 

Full conference registration covers most pre-conference events, opening reception, Thursday and Friday activities including breakfast, lunch, and the Core Values Awards Gala and dinner.

Register now

Regular Pricing
... starting July 2
Pricing At the Door
... starting Sept. 4
IAP2 USA Member $725 (usd) $825 (usd)
International IAP2 Member $725 (usd) $825 (usd)
Non-Member Rate $875 (usd) $975 (usd)
Student / Americorps $400 (usd) $400 (usd)
One-Day Admission **
IAP2 USA Member $400 (usd)
International IAP2 Member $400 (usd)
Non-Member Rate $450 (usd)

** must indicate day of attendance at registration 

All cancellations and requests for refunds for the 2019 IAP2 North American Conference must be made in writing as indicated below. Requests must be sent to IAP2 USA at info@iap2usa.org.

Telephone requests will not be honored.

Full Refunds require at least 30 days' written notice and must be submitted by the end of the day Monday, August 5, 2019. Those cancelling will receive a full refund, minus an administrative fee of $50.00.

No Refunds – There will be no refunds for cancellation requests received less than 30 days prior to the start of the North American conference on September 4, 2019. However, a substitute may be named and that registration will be honored. Please email your substitution information to info@iap2usa.org prior to the start date of the conference.

Workshops & Field Trips – IAP2 USA reserves the right to cancel workshops and field trips not meeting the required 8 person minimum by the end of the day Monday, August 5, 2019. In the event a workshop or field trip is cancelled, registrants will be given the option to transfer to another workshop or field trip with invoice adjustments made to reflect the new course cost or will receive a full refund. Cancellation of a workshop or field trip does not in any way impact the terms for cancellation by the registrant described above.

Attn: Students, Americorps Members, Non-profit Staff!

Are you a full-time student, active AmeriCorps member, non-profit staff or new community advocate? You may qualify for a conference scholarship! Click here to learn more.


Conference Activities

Conference Attendees enjoy free admission to all conference workshops, courses and field trips. Space is limited so, you MUST pre-register for these activities in order to gain entry. Select the photos to read activity descriptions, and buttons to register ahead of time. 

2018 North American Conference Group Work Photo

Hotel Information!

Stay close to the action by reserving your room at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel! NOTE: Conference room block pricing is subject to availability. Please let us know if you have difficulty reserving your hotel room.  

The conference block discounted pricing is now closed. 

Make your reservation!

Visiting Charlotte

Welcome to the Queen City: a Southern jewel whose one-of-a-kind attractions and unique beauty shine brightly. Our crowning glory? A friendly, diverse and creative class of people who thrive on adventure, inclusiveness and the constant curiosity to seek what's new and what's next.

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IAP2 Core Values Awards Gala

Join us as we celebrate the best of the best in P2 in North America. We will be celebrating and learning about the amazing projects that have been taking place from the northern tips of Canada to the southern corners of the United States.

Each year, IAP2 Affiliates around the world celebrate excellence in the profession through the IAP2 Core Values Awards. The awards go to projects and organizations which best demonstrate IAP2's Core Values.

If you are registered for the 2019 IAP2 North American Conference as an attendee, your admission is part of your conference registration. Bring a guest to the festivities! Gala tickets cost $80 USD.

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Become a Sponsor

decorative imageNew look, new feel, new tools! New in 2019 - the IAP2 North American Conference mobile app! Available across all interfaces, your information is only one click away. Start conversations with attendees from around the globe and show them how and why they should work with your organization.

Each level of sponsorship offers different ways to interact with conference attendees. What are you waiting for?

Sponsorship Package        Sponsorship Form

Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors!

Core Values Awards Gala Sponsor

Outreach Experts is a full-service public affairs and external relations firm with a focus on stakeholder engagement, public participation and inclusion of marginalized and excluded groups.

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Opening Reception

Lunch Activities

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Health Break Sponsors

Scholarship Sponsors

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