The American Public Power Association (APPA) National Conference is public power’s most popular event of the year. Join us and tune into the political, economic, and technological trends shaping the electric utility industry. Connect changes in the global and national energy landscape to your public power utility and prepare for the challenges and opportunities ahead.
Connect with hundreds of public power leaders and policymakers from around the country. Connect with colleagues, partners and allies working to find solutions to the same critical issues YOU face.
Who Should Attend
The APPA National Conference is public power’s largest annual gathering, helping utility leaders like you connect with partners and peers while preparing for the future.
Governing boards (elected and appointed)
City council members
Utility general managers and CEOs
Senior utility managers
Utility policy and strategy makers
Future utility leaders
Public power consultants and subject matter experts
The APPA National Conference & Public Power Expo is public power’s largest annual meeting and THE place for industry suppliers to gain exposure with C-level executives and policymakers from municipally owned electric utilities. The 1,200+ attendees represent 330 unique utilities from more than 35 states. Through pre-conference seminars, keynote addresses, and breakout sessions, the conference provides broad-based education on the most critical issues facing public power.
Why should my company participate?
By participating in the APPA National Conference & Public Power Expo, your company will have exposure with and access to the people who make decisions on investments for their utilities. An integral part of the conference, the Public Power Expo is a much-anticipated event for conference attendees who want to learn about the latest offerings in:
The American Public Power Association (APPA), based in the Washington, D.C., metro area, is the service organization for the nation's more than 2,000 community-owned electric utilities. Collectively, these utilities serve more than 48 million Americans.
APPA was created in 1940 as a nonprofit, non-partisan organization to advance the public policy interests of its members and their consumers, and provide member services to ensure adequate, reliable electricity at a reasonable price with the proper protection of the environment.