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APA WA 2024 Conference

Join us on October 16–18 in Bellevue, WA.

The Washington Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA WA) invites you to the 2024 Annual Planning Conference, to be held October 16-18, 2024, in Bellevue, WA at the Bellevue Washington Convention Center.

The theme of the 2024 APA WA Conference is Renewing the Plans: Embracing Innovation & Resiliency

The conference will provide the opportunity to share and network with your professional planning colleagues from around the state (and beyond) to share ideas in these changing times.


Join the SW Washington Chapter of the American Planning Association for a walk along Vancouver’s beautiful waterfront and ice cream! We will gather at the Grant Street Pier at 6:00 PM on Thursday, May 16 for a short walking tour followed by scoops at the newest Salt & Straw. Bring your curiosity about waterfront development and planning in Southwest Washington.

Keynote Speakers 

Keynote speaker info coming soon.


There are several ways to participate in the conference and showcase your organization by becoming a sponsor or an exhibitor.

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Both the Courtyard Seattle Bellevue/Downtown and Seattle Marriott Bellevue are excited to welcome you in October. Reserve today before it's too late.

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The APA WA 2024 full conference program will soon be available.


Thank You to Our Sponsors and Exhibitors

Annual Sponsors







Conference Sponsors 

Lanyard Sponsor

Main Keynote Sponsor

WiFi Sponsor

Awards Lunch Sponsor

SCJ Alliance
Western Washington University
West Seattle Bike Dad