Traffic Generating Activities

A number of features designed to increase traffic flow have been placed in the exhibit hall. They include:

Opening Reception

Thursday, Aug. 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
New for 2014 is an opening reception inside the exhibit hall. 

Poster Sessions

Poster Sessions are next to the exhibits in the same exhibit hall. 

Massage Break Lounge

Attendees and exhibitors will be able to take a break from the convention with complimentary upper-body seated “chair” massages provided by certified massage therapists.

Exhibits-Only Hour

Friday, Aug. 8, noon-1:00 p.m.
With no competing substantive sessions, attendees are encouraged to visit the exhibits during the Exhibits-Only Hour.

Coffee With the Authors

Saturday, Aug. 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Coffee will be served during author signings in individual publisher booths.

Visa Gift Card Give-Away Booth

New in 2014 the Visa Gift Card Giveaway will be expanded to two times per day. Seven $100 Visa gift cards will be given away during each drawing on Thursday, Aug. 7 through Saturday, Aug. 9 at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., and on Sunday, Aug. 10 at 11:00 a.m. Attendees must be present to win. 

NEW in 2014  - APA's Career Fair and Employer Booths

New this year is an interactive career fair area designed to increase ROI for participating employers and create more appeal and value for job seekers.

NEW in 2014 - Technology Exhibits Area

New this year is an area on the show floor for exhibitors who provide technology tools for psychologists.

Exhibit Hall Refreshments

Attendees will join exhibitors for refreshments in the exhibit hall at a time to be determined.