2017 Regional Conferences

Hosted by the State Bar of Texas Asian Pacific Interest Section (APIS)

in conjunction with the

APIS 22nd Annual Conference

"Breaking Through to Excellence"

Official Conference Hotel

JW Marriott Downtown Austin | 110 E 2nd Street, Austin, TX 78701


Thursday, April 6 | featuring a happy hour kick-off

Friday, April 7 | featuring:

  • CLE sessions including an immigration law update, training on how to effectively lobby your elected officials, tips on how to make the perfect pitch to in-house counsel, a discussion on the role of litigators in the courtroom and the corporate boardroom.
  • The Awards Luncheon honoring outstanding members.
  • A Networking Reception "Cocktails with In-House Hounsel" highlighting our In-House Counsel guests.

Download a copy of our full schedule here


Ann Chao Sheu, APIS Chair


Punam Kaji, APIS Chair-Elect


Click here to visit the Texas APIS website for more information about the Southwest Regional Conference and APIS Conference. 


Hosted by APABA Silicon Valley 

Official Conference Location

Silicon Valley U.S. Patent and Trademark Office | 26 S. 4th Street, San Jose, CA 95112


Registration for the Western Regional Conference is now open! Click here to register!

Hotel Accommodation 

Standard Room (single/double occupancy): $269 per night plus applicable taxes & fees (Wednesday, July 19, 2017) | $139 per night plus applicable taxes and fees (Thursday, July 20, 2017 & Friday, July 21, 2017)

  • Cut-off date for the block is June 28. 
  • After the cut-off date or after the block has been filled, rooms may still be available at the negotiated rate depending on availability. Call hotel to inquire. 
  • All rates include complimentary in-room internet access. 

Check-In Time: 3 p.m. | Check-Out Time: 12 p.m.

Hotel Parking: 20% off the following valet rates: cost per vehicle is $8 on the first 30 minutes, $14 up to one hour, $6 each succeeding hour, with a maximum charge of $34/day.

Additional Parking Options Nearby: Self parking for $20/day without in-out privileges at the San Jose Convention Center which is directly connected to the San Jose Marriott. 

Other Nearby Hotels


For more information, contact the Western Regional organizers at WRC@apabasv.com


Click here to visit the APABA Silicon Valley Western Regional Conference website. 


Hosted by Missouri Asian American Bar Association

Official Conference Location

Hilton at the Ballpark | 1 S Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102


Registration is now open! Click here to register.

Hotel Accommodation

A block has been reserved for Aug. 24 - 26. The special room rate will be available until Aug. 4 or until the block is sold-out, whichever comes first. 

1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds: $169/night

Online Reservations

Reservations by phone: 1-800-445-8667 and mention group code "MAB"


For more information, contact Richard Juang at rjuang@polsinelli.com

Click here to visit the Central Regional Conference website.


Hosted by the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania (APABA-PA)

"Diversity in the Face of Adversity"

Official Conference Location

Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law | 3320 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104


View the Northeast Regional Conference schedule here


Registration for the Northeast Regional Conference is now open! Click here to register.

Hotel Accommodation

APABA-PA has obtained a discount on lodging for the Annual Banquet and NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City | 3549 Chestnut St.

Double or King Room: $149/night plus applicable taxes & fees.  This special rate is available for dates Aug. 7 - Aug. 9.  

Online Reservations

Reservations by phone: 888-627-7071 and mention APABA to receive the group rate 

Check-In Time: 3:00 pm | Check-out Time: 12:00 pm

Hotel Parking: overnight discounted parking is $18/night

Travel Discounts

  • Delta Airlines | Discounts from 2% to 10%
  • United Airlines | Discounts from 2% to 10%
  • Amtrak | 10% discount

For more information on how to book, click here


Interested in demonstrating a commitment to diversity and the advancement of APA causes? Consider sponsoring the NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference and APABA-PA Annual Banquet September 8-10. Click here to see packet for sponsorship levels or contact neregional@apaba-pa.org for more details.


For more information, contact the Northeast Regional organizers at NEregional@apaba-pa.org

Click here to visit the APABA-PA Northeast Regional Conference website. 

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