NAPM's 2019 Annual Conference

“Catch the TradeWinds in Your Sails: Navigating Postal and Discovering Opportunities”

February 12-14, 2019 (Golf Outing Feb 11)

Tradewinds Resort, St Pete Beach, Florida  

NAPM’s 2019 Annual Conference will be held on February 12-14, 2019 (golf outing on Feb 11) at a new venue for NAPM -- TradeWinds Resort, St. Pete's Beach, Florida.

Our 2019 conference theme, “Catch the Tradewinds in Your Sails:  Navigating Postal and Discovering Opportunities,” celebrates the Tradewinds resort venue at the same time as focusing on the winds of change that our industry is dealing with and how NAPM can help members navigate what’s to come.   The conference program agenda is available here.

Agenda highlights include: (stay tuned as we finalize a few more details and check back for the official agenda!)

Tues., Feb 12, 2019:*

  • Keynote Speaker:  Hon. David Williams, Vice Chair, USPS Board of Governors
  • Special Guest Speaker:  Michael Scanlon, K&L Gates
  • NAPM Awards & Recognition
  • Special Guest Speaker Jeff Mattson, Freeborn on Mergers & Acquisitions
  • NAPM Education Session:  Introduction to Informed Visibility Data Use
  • Sponsor Presentations and Vendor Visitation
  • Conference Welcome Reception

Wed., Feb 13, 2019:*NAPM in Action (Strategic Planning Update)

  • NAPM Education Session:  The Seamless Acceptance Experience & Update
  • Special Guest Speaker:  Marc McCrery, USPS A/Vice President of Mail Entry & Payment Technologies
  • Special Guest Speaker:  Dr. Jody Tompson, Sykes College of Business, University of Tampa on Business Diversification
  • Special Guest Speaker:  Larry Buc, SLS Consulting
  • Sponsor Presentations and Vendor Visitation
  • Table Topics Networking Event

Thurs, Feb 14, 2019:*

  • NAPM Education Session:  Roadmap to Later Entry Times (USPS/NAPM)
  • Special Guest Speaker:  USPS Vice President of Network Operations Robert Cintron
  • Special Guest Speaker Phil Riebel, Two Sides North America on Keep Me Posted Campaign
  • Special Guest Speaker Juan Tosado, USPS PCSC (invited)
  • Sponsor Presentations and Vendor Visitation
  • Optional afternoon NAPM hands on Seamless/Scorecard Session (pre-registration required)

*dates/times subject to change as agenda is finalized.

Book Your Hotel Now!  Make your hotel reservations NOW and add on a few days of vacation at our new conference resort venue!  Bring the family and enjoy some well-deserved R&R before or after the NAPM event – our special room block rate of $195.00/night (base room rate) at the TradeWinds Resort is guaranteed from February 6 to February 18 for as long as rooms are available!   

To Make Your TradeWinds Hotel room reservation 

Golf Outing on Monday, February 11, 2019!  Please note that registration for the golf outing on Monday, February 11, 2019, must be made separately from the conference registration.  Visit here for more info and to register!

Interested in Sponsorship Opportunities?   NAPM greatly appreciates the support of its event sponsor members!  We could not continue to offer such great annual events without the support of our sponsors!   There are lots of different sponsorship levels available -- visit our Sponsorship web page for more information and to sign up!

Conference Registration is NOW Open -- Early Bird $100 Discount in effect until 12/15/18 Registration for the 2019 NAPM Annual Conference is OPEN!  Full registration rate is $850.00 per person ($750 if you register before 12/15/18!).   Click the below REGISTER button to register and pay for the event.  You MUST be logged in to your NAPM user profile to register.  If you are the "Key Contact" for your company, you can register multiple people from the same company at one time (as long as they are in the NAPM database).  Contact us if you need any assistance with registration!

register by clicking here

Contact Andy Phillips for more details!  And stay tuned for more information to come on this key NAPM event, including great speakers, education and information sessions, networking opportunities, and more!   Check back regularly, we will be adding more information as details are finalized