APT’s MISSION is to advance appropriate traditional and new technologies to care for, protect, and promote the longevity of the built environment and to cultivate the exchange of knowledge throughout the international community.

TOGETHER AGAINST INJUSTICE

Read APT's Statement against racial injustice HERE.


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Renewal for the upcoming July 2020 – June 2021 membership period is now open!. Please take advantage of this extended renewal period to renew prior to the end of the current membership year on June 30th.  Prevent your membership benefits from lapsing by renewing today. Renew Today!

This year we are offering a gift membership and matched donation opportunity so you can give a colleague, friend or mentee the gift of APT membership. Make a tax donation to APT for a non-member to join as a Student, Young Professional, Full or Retired member and your donation will be matched by an anonymous donor. Take advantage of this opportunity to introduce a colleague to APT and have your donation doubled!  Click here for additional details.

The Benefits of Membership

The Association for Preservation Technology is the premier cross-disciplinary organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving historic structures and their settings. Founded in 1968 as a joint venture among Canadian and United States preservationists, APT now has members in more than 30 countries.

As an APT member you will have the benefit of the following plus more:

 

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Statement from the APT’s Inclusion Advocacy Committee against Racial Injustice

The Association for Preservation Technology International (APT) extends our sympathies to the George Floyd family and the multitude of other African Americans who have continually been forced to endure the trauma of racial injustice, police brutality, and other blatant and subtle assertions of privilege. We are in solidarity with a nation in pain due to the overt and sustained racism demonstrated.

APT’s mission is to advance appropriate traditional and new technologies to care for, protect, and promote the longevity of the built environment and to cultivate the exchange of knowledge throughout the international community. However, the distressing fact remains that the communities that exist within the built environment have never been viewed or treated as equal. While we strive for best practices in the preservation of the built environment, it is our collective reverence of the human spirit that inspires our dedication to this profession. 

At the end of 2019, APT formed the Inclusion Advocacy Committee in a commitment to be a liaison to underrepresented and marginalized communities and in effort to collaboratively and fittingly preserve the built environment

Read the full statement