APAP Conference in New York City


Representing Bates College at the APAP conference held at the Midtown Hilton.

APAP|NYC 2016, January 15-19, is the members conference of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters. Held each January in New York City, the conference is the world's largest networking forum and marketplace for performing arts professionals. Mo than 3,600 presenters, artists, managers, agents and emerging arts leaders from all 50 U.S. states and more than 30 countries convene in the city for five days of professional development, business deals and exciting performances.

APAP|NYC is the place to feel the pulse of the industry. Plenary speakers such as Stephen Schwartz, Rosanne Cash, Harry Belafonte and Ira Glass inspire attendees. Innovators from various fields share knowledge. Colleagues exchange practices and problem-solving techniques. The popular EXPO Hall is the one-stop networking hotspot with 370 exhibitors. More than 1,000 artist showcases make up a mini festival of the performing arts. 

APAP|NYC is the heart of the performing arts industry and is right around the corner! Download the APAP|NYC 2016 Mobile Appto make the most of your time at the conference!