APQC's 2018 Process and Performance Management Conference program is jam-packed with a variety of sessions. See the listing below for more information about what you can expect.


Happening prior to the conference, APQC offers an array of half-day and full-day workshops–designed for beginner to advanced level practitioners–led by APQC experts. Workshop registration is not included in the full conference registration. We know that choosing which workshop to attend could be a bit overwhelming, but we are here to help. Start by looking at our suggested workshop roles and tracks.

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Breakout Sessions

Attendees can select from 25 breakout sessions available throughout the conference. Participants are broken into smaller groups for hour-long sessions led by practitioners showcasing their organization’s successful programs and practices. The breakout sessions are categorized according to five tracks that denote general topic areas. Attendees are not required to follow any single track and can move between tracks to choose the ideal combination of sessions to suit their needs.

Breakout descriptions coming soon!


Keynote Sessions

This conference offers keynote lectures given by renowned thought leaders and influencers. These presentations gather all conference attendees in a general session and last about an hour each.

Check out the keynote speakers' bios today; their descriptions are coming soon!


Accelerated knowledge Sessions

You’ve experienced a TED Talk, right? Taken from that same format, our storytellers are given 20-minutes to grab your attention by sharing their narratives, giving you ideas and concepts that will be exciting and memorable. These are two 20-minute sessions that could change your career!

View the Accelerated Knowledge Session speakers; descriptions coming soon!