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Asian American Psychological Association 2017 Annual Convention

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Greenspun Hall in the University of Nevada Las Vegas

4505 S. Maryland Pkwy

Las Vegas, NV 89154

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RISE IN SOLIDARITY: Comradery Through Our Interdisciplinary

**Cocktail Hour Registration at the Lucky Dragon Hotel Pool Area Thursday October 5th, 6pm-8pm**


REGISTRATION FEES (Friday and Saturday Lunches Included):

Professional Member:
early bird registration $160
after early bird registration $185
on-site registration $195

Professional Non-Member:
early bird registration $185
after early bird registration $210
on-site registration $220

Student Member:
early bird registration $70
after early bird registration $90
on-site registration $100

Student Non-Member:
early bird registration $85
after early bird registration $105
on-site registration $115

Retiree:
early bird registration $70
after early bird registration $90
on-site registration $100

Family Member: $15

OPTIONAL:

Friday Night All-You-Can-Eat and Karaoke Mentor/Mentee Social Dinner: $35 flat rate

Saturday Night Banquet:
professional member $55
professional non-member $65
student member $35
student non-member $45
retiree $35
family member $45

FREE Continuing Education Credits: We are offering 4 CE sessions (total of 6 credits) through Alliant International University Continuing Education. Alliant International University is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) and the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) to provide mandatory continuing education for mental health professionals.


IMPORTANT DATES:

SAVE MONEY with early-bird online registration by
**September 1st, 2017**

ALL online registration (early-bird and regular) will end **September 22th, 2017**


REFUND POLICY:

Attendees must cancel on or before September 8th, 2017 to receive a full refund. Cancellations made 9 or less business days prior to the convention, or failure to appear for the convention, will result in forfeiture of all registration fees.

Attendees can submit a refund directly through Eventbrite.

CONTACT:

If you have any questions about conference registration, please contact Registration Co-Chairs, Ming Tu and Will Tsai, at aapaconventionreg@gmail.com.


THURSDAY October 5th (Pre-Convention/Welcome Day):

10:00am-2:30pm Pre-Convention Meetings (@UNLV campus)

3:30pm-5:00pm AAPA GAMES (@UNLV campus)

6:00pm-8:00pm Cocktail Registration Hour at the Lucky Dragon Hotel

Cocktail Registration Hour: Start your conference with drinks and good company! Come mingle with current, past, and emerging leaders of AAPA in a relaxed environment. The Cocktail hour provides a relaxed environment for AAPA Convention attendees to meet and greet. It is a great networking opportunity especially for students and early career professionals.

FRIDAY October 6th (Convention Day 1):

**Free Shuttle between Lucky Dragon Hotel and UNLV from 7:30am-9:30am and 5:30pm-7:30pm**

Convention Location: Greenspun Hall and BEH Hall (Frank and Estella Beam) at UNLV

8:00am-8:50am Registration

9:00am-10:20am Welcome and Keynote Address

10:45am-5:00pm Breakout and Poster Sessions

7:00pm-9:00pm Mentor-Mentee Social Dinner; All-You-Can-Eat and Karaoke at The Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino

Mentor-Mentee Social Dinner: The AAPA Social Dinner on Friday allows students, young professionals, and more established faculty and mental health professionals to connect socially over food and karaoke. Students will have an opportunity to learn from professional members around various areas of interest or development. If you are interested in attending this reception as either a mentor or mentee, please indicate that when completing your registration. Please note that you are not required to participate as a mentor or mentee to come to this Social Dinner. Everyone is welcome! You can email Wells Ling at wling@slu.edu for questions or more information.

SATURDAY October 7th (Convention Day 2):

**Free Shuttle between Lucky Dragon Hotel and UNLV from 7:30am-9:30am and 5:30pm-7:30pm**

Convention Location: Greenspun Hall and BEH Hall (Frank and Estella Beam) at UNLV

8:00am-8:50am Registration

9:00am-5:00pm Breakout and Poster Sessions

5:10pm-6:30pm Closing Session

7:00pm-9:00pm Annual Banquet; Formal Dinner at The Lucky Dragon Hotel

SUNDAY October 8th (Convention Day 3):

11:00am-1:00pm Townhall with Chinese Buns and Tea


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Students are offered the opportunity to volunteer at the AAPA convention. Selected volunteers will assist with convention functioning and have unique opportunities to network with fellow students/professionals. Additionally, volunteers will reive complimentary convention registration (lunches included) and banquet as a “thank you” for their contribution.

Interested students should contact the AAPA Volunteer Committee Co-Chairs. Please look for a confirmation email with volunteer-specific information before registering online for the convention.

If you are interested in volunteering and would like more information, please fill out the following form:

AAPA Volunteer Contact Information


HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS

AAPA has blocked off hotel rooms at the Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino at 300 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102.

COST: $135 per night, $18 resort fee (very competitive rate for that weekend in Vegas; please book ASAP since we could only block a limited number of rooms)

**the website says $28 dollars resort fee but that will be reduced to $18 upon check out from the hotel**

The hotel is about a 15 minute drive (depending on traffic) from the AAPA Convention at UNLV Greenspun Hall and about a 10 minute drive to the Las Vegas strip. If you are interested in this booking, please click here: BOOK LUCKY DRAGON. If you have issues with the link, please contact Kristie Nguyen at 702-579-1239. If you would like to book more than two nights beyond October 5th and October 8th, please indicate this to Kristie Nguyen to determine whether the AAPA discount will still be eligible for the nights after those dates. Be sure to mention Asian American Psychological Association when booking!

NOTE: The discounted booking is only available from October 5th to October 8th.

Link to book Lucky Dragon Las Vegas: BOOK LUCKY DRAGON


OTHER INQUIRIES?

For any general questions or concerns, please contact the convention co-chairs: Gloria Wong-Padoongpatt (gloria.wong@unlv.edu) and Nic Rider (nicole.rider@gmail.com).



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4505 S. Maryland Pkwy

Las Vegas, NV 89154

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