Frequently Asked Questions
When will online registration begin?
Online registration now open! Click here to register today.
What are the registration deadlines?
Early registration ends at midnight, September 1
Standard registration ends at midnight, October 1
Late registration begins after October 1
Who qualifies as a guest?
A guest is someone who accompanies you to enjoy the visit to Kansas City, not to participate in Conference sessions nor earn continuing education hours.
What does a guest registrant get?
Admission to the Exhibit Gala, access to refreshment breaks, plus the opportunity to purchase tickets for special events and field sessions.
I’m a sponsor, how do I register?
Click here and use the registration code given to you by APT. This will guarantee that you are registered at the complimentary or discounted rate promised.
I’m a speaker/session chair, how do I register?
Click here and use the registration code given to you by APT. This will guarantee that you are registered at the discounted rate promised.
What if I have to cancel my registration?
If you cancel through August 28, APT will refund all but $25
If you cancel August 29 – September 25, APT will refund all but $100
If you cancel after September 25, APT will refund only $100
May I transfer my registration to someone else in the event I cannot attend?
Yes. You can modify your registration online, including changing the name of the registrant, affiliation, etc. Retain your confirmation email for directions to make modifications.
Is there a group discount?
No group discount is available.
What meals are provided?
Your full Conference registration includes:
Dinner at the Exhibit Gala
Continental breakfast on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
Full day field session and workshop attendee registrations include served continental breakfast and lunch on each day they meet.
Does APT offer scholarships to attend the Conference?
APT does not have scholarship funds for Conference attendance.
Click here for options on arriving to Kansas City.
Most Conference activities will take place at The Brass on Baltimore (formerly The Baltimore Club), located within the historic Kansas City Club building. APT has secured special Conference rates at four terrific hotels all within convenient walking distance.Click here to see hotel information and rates. Please make your hotel reservation by Friday, October 9, 2015 to secure the Conference rate. Reservations made after this date may be subject to the prevailing hotel rates.
Continuing Education Hours
How do I apply for CEs?
Forms will be available onsite for AIA LUs, engineering PDHs and Canadian architect CEs.
Will you be providing a list of the conference attendees?
Yes. A list of Conference registrants will be posted online during the Conference and then updated post-Conference.
What is the dress code?
Business casual for most events, casual attire for workshops, and casual attire with good walking shoes for field sessions.
What will the weather be like in November?
The month of November is characterized by falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing from 61°F to 47°. Throughout November, the most common forms of precipitation are light rain, light snow, moderate rain, and thunderstorms.