Meeting Details

Join colleagues and others in the engineered wood industry at the 2023 APA Annual Meeting and EWTA Info Fair held in Palm Desert, California this October. Business meetings and a welcome reception will be held Saturday, Oct. 14, with sporting events, Info Fair and networking held on Sunday, Oct. 15.

The General Session will include a keynote address and “State of the Industry” and “State of the Association” addresses by APA Board of Trustees Chairman Ashlee Cribb and APA President Mark Tibbetts and the presentation of the Bronson J. Lewis Award.


It’s easy to register for the annual meeting online. Registration fees are $845 for APA members, Info Fair exhibitor and Engineered Wood Technology Association members. The registration fee for spouses is $510. Attendance at APA’s Annual Meeting is limited to APA and EWTA members and invited guests.

Registration fees cover all meeting functions, including the receptions on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, and all meals on Monday. The golf and tennis tournaments are not included in the registration fee. If you plan to participate, please sign up for these special events on the registration form. The registration deadline is September 22, 2023.

When registering online, fees are payable by credit card or check. For ACH payments, choose pay by “Check” and “Send Invoice” when you register to generate an invoice. ACH instructions are posted in the Documents tab on the event website. Full refunds will be made for cancellations received by September 22, 2023, less a $100 processing fee. For registrations received after September 22, 2023, registration fee for APA members, Info Fair exhibitor and Engineered Wood Technology members will be $945 and registration fee for spouse/partner will be $610.

APA/EWTA will be collecting the full amount of the event costs from attendees at the time of registration. Registrants may transfer their registration to a colleague at any time. Should you cancel your registration after the cancellation date (September 22) or circumstances arise that prevent you from attending, no refunds will be given after the event registration deadline.

By completing your registration for this event, you are acknowledging that a risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By attending this event, you and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. We ask all attendees to follow national, state and local guidance from health officials to minimize risk for themselves and other attendees at this conference.

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