**New** Aug 17, 2017 Registration Status

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About the Leadership Convention

The Leadership Convention, ERG Summit, Recruitment Expo is a training conference designed for individuals interested in professional development, Employee Resource Groups (or Business Resource Groups), and issues affecting the Asian American community.

Our theme in 2017 is Reaching New Heights: Aspire and Inspire.  NAAAP invites keynote speakers who inspire participants with their stories of struggle and triumphs. Concurrent breakout sessions (3 at a time) will focus on leadership skills including strategy and vision, managing change, and cross-cultural communication. Schedule at a Glance: The ERG Summit, arranged as a preview day, on Aug. 17.  The Leadership Convention runs on Aug. 18 and 19 and culminates in the NAAAP100 and Inspire Awards Gala. A free Recruitment Expo will run Noon to 6:00 PM.

Individuals may register as NAAAP members or guests. There is a significant price break for members, so why not consider joining one of our 27+ chapters with a year of benefits as well as a worthwhile discount on the Convention. Click here to locate your nearest chapter. NAAAP will be using SilkStart to register participants for the 2017 Leadership Convention.  One buyer may purchase multiple tickets and should use appropriate discount(s) per ticket.  As always, the Recruitment Expo is entirely free.  

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INDIVIDUAL PRICES (Advance Purchase through July 26)

(Aug 1)  Advance Purchase pricing concluded on July 31, but hapters, speakers, and sponsors with promotional codes will still be able to use them on the final Regular Prices shown below. Thank you for using the new SilkStart membership and event registration system. Don’t hesitate to ask for help at


NAAAP is pleased to host the NAAAP Employee Resource Group (ERG) Summit, a pre-convention training on Thursday, August 17, 2017.  All Access 3-Day Pass holders have access to the ERG Summit.


Group discounts are available and must be pre-approved by NAAAP Business Development Officer. Email or to inquire. 


If you are attending only the Recruitment Expo and wish to meet 40+ sponsors and recruiters, please read more about FREE attendance and pre-registration by emailing

Refund Policy

NAAAP will be able to refund Leadership Convention and ERG Summit ticket passes if requested in writing or email at least 14 days before the beginning of the Convention (before 7:45 AM on Aug. 3, 2017). Cancellations will be refunded at 100% of the purchase price, noting any promotional discounts, minus a $50 processing fee. After the Cancellation Cutoff time, you may not cancel or receive a refund, you may only provide a proxy or substitute person to use your ticket(s) by emailing that name to

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