64th Annual APRA Conference & Expo

August 11-14, 2014 • Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort

Stay up to date on the upcoming APRA Conference and Expo by visiting this page. If you have questions, please contact the appropriate conference committee member.

Are you a vendor? Please visit our Vendor Page for additional details and registration information. 

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Are you interested in hosting an educational session at the 2014 APRA Conference? If so, please complete the session proposal form.  Proposals must be post marked or emailed no later than March 7, 2014.  If you have suggestions for speakers or good topics that would be of interest in your particular area of expertise, please let us know!  Contact the conference committee education chair, Caryl Chase at cchase@casagrandeaz.gov or (520)421-8677.                                          

Schedule of Events (TENTATIVE)

Monday, August 11
Exhibit Hall Set-Up
Registration Opens

Tuesday, August 12
Golf Tournament
Outdoor Professionals Day Activities
Branch meetings
Opening Social-Exhibit Hall Happy Hour
APRF Poker Tournament

Wednesday, August 13
Regional Board Meeting
Education Sessions
Maintenance Day
Exhibit Hall Opens
APRF Silent Auction
Leadership 101 Training
Evening Social
Thursday, August 14
Boards & Commissions Day
APRF Silent Auction
Exhibit Hall 
Education Sessions
Student Session
Awards Dinner
President's Reception

Friday, August 15
Load Out

Location: Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort

The Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Phoenix Resort & Spa was designed to be an authentic representation of the Gila River Indian Community's heritage and culture. The architecture, design, art and legends of the Pima (Akimel O'otham) and Maricopa (Pee Posh) tribes are celebrated in every detail at our Chandler hotel, indoors and out. The AAA Four Diamond resort includes:
  • Aji Chandler Spa, a 17,500 square foot spa with 17 treatment rooms
  • Whirlwind Chandler Golf Club, with two 18-hole, Troon-managed golf courses
  • Koli Equestrian Center for riding lessons, trail rides and outdoor events
  • Four pools with cascading waterfalls and a 111-foot waterslide modeling the ancient Casa Grande Ruins
  • Tennis courts and jogging trails
Extensive indoor and outdoor Chandler meeting space including a 17,376 square foot ballroom

Experience a truly unique Phoenix resort with a multitude of on-site activities in a spectacular setting.

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