Conference refund deadline

September 15 is the deadline to receive any refund for conference registrations.  As an association, we have to keep our budget intact, and the venue requires us to confirm attendee counts before the event.  This means we must have a final head count; if we go below, our association pays the difference.  Thank you for your understanding.

Recruitment, Retention & Retirement Workshop

This workshop is for all attendees! Do you work a lot of overtime? Not many recruits? Losing good people? Attend this workshop to delve into these subjects. This complex problem won’t be solved by any singular action – this is going to take our entire community. How can the Chapter, its Subcommittees, the State 911 Office, its Subcommittees, and other […]

TC Supersession: Understanding the DV Cycle of Violence

Domestic violence is a growing public health crisis and often the #1 call for service for many Law Enforcement agencies across the country. In this session, attendees will learn about the components of the DV cycle and how power and control are at the core of the DV cycle. Understanding the dynamics of domestic violence can help Telecommunicators become more […]

Banquet Reception

Meet in the lobby for refreshments and mingling.  The basket auction closes at 6 pm, so get your last minute bids in.  Doors for the banquet open at 6:15pm.

We Need To Talk

It’s okay, to not be okay. The uncomfortable and sometimes overwhelming stress responses to vicarious, cumulative trauma is a normal response to the not normal job that dispatchers have. What can we do about it? We have to flip the script! We need to normalize our stress responses to emergency services work and look for healthy ways to process stress […]

Doctor’s Office

Do you worry your PSAP’s GIS data quality? Do you go crossed-eyes when you hear about a ‘spatial MSAG’? Feeling lost in this Next Gen world? Need a second opinion on your data?  Then you’re in luck! WA-APCO and Comtech are teaming up to hold a mobile ‘Doctor’s Office’ during this year’s WAAPCO Conference. Bring your laptop, and a copy […]

Preserving APCO History and APCO Commercial Advisory Council Update

This presentation will include an update on the work of the Commercial Advisory Council and Historical Committee, Presented by Tina Jackson, The Spectrum. Class Location: Classroom A. Tina Jackson has been in the Spectrum Strategy and FCC Licensing arm of our industry for 40 years.  She has done countless training sessions on the overall licensing process and regulatory initiatives in […]