Exhibitors must register through the Exhibitor Portal.

Thinking About Volunteering? 

Sign up to volunteer before registering for conference to receive a complimentary day pass for every 4 hours worked.

*If you have already purchased a registration prior to signing up to volunteer, you will not be issued complimentary or reduced-priced day passes, and no credits or reimbursements will be offered in exchange for your volunteer hours. Complimentary and discounted day passes are not transferrable.

Not yet a member?

Save an additional $200 on your full registration by becoming a member of APCO International. Learn more.

To become a member, visit the APCO membership website and then choose a membership based on your preference.

*Your membership must be purchased and paid for prior to registering for the conference in order to qualify for member pricing.  Refunds will not be given if membership is purchased after registering.

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Registration Hours

To pick up your badge or to register onsite, go to the registration area located in the Orange County Convention Center West Building, West A/B Lobby, Level 1 during the following hours:

Saturday, August 3, 2024 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 4, 2024 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday, August 5, 2024 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 6, 2024 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 7, 2024 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Cancellation/Refund/Transfer Policies

If something comes up and you simply can’t attend, cancellations and requests for refunds must be received in writing by 5:00 pm EDT July 8, 2024. Refunds will be processed less a $75 administrative charge. No refunds will be made after 5:00 pm EDT July 8, 2024, or for no-shows. Requests may be submitted via e-mail to

Substitutions may be made at any time. If you wish to substitute a participant, please contact at the earliest opportunity. Substitutions will be subject to a $25 administrative charge plus any difference in pricing.

View our Registration Terms & Conditions regarding cancellations, refunds, transfers, payment processing and payment methods.


Attendee badges must be worn during all Conference events and networking functions. You will not be admitted into the Expo or special events without your badge. Attendees must have a separate ticket to attend the Distinguished Achievers Breakfast, Food for Thought Luncheon and the Connect & Celebrate Dinner.

Attendee Bag and Gift Distribution

Attendees will receive an attendee bag and gift ticket with each full or spouse/guest registration. Tickets must be exchanged at the attendee bag and gift distribution counter next to registration.

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Photographs and video footage will be taken by APCO’s official photographer during the conference and may be used for marketing and/or editorial purposes. No photography or video is allowed in the exhibit hall. For more detailed information, please review the registration terms and conditions.