Networking & Special Events

Unless otherwise noted, these events take place in the Colorado Convention Center. The Block Party takes place at the National Western Complex.

Opening General Session

Monday, August 14
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Open to all conference attendees and exhibitors. Badge needed for admission.

Keynote Presentation

General Keith Alexander, USA (Ret.)
CEO and President, IronNet Cybersecurity; Commander, U.S. Cyber Command (2010-2014) and Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service (2005-2014)

Staying Ahead of the Curve: Securing a Nation Amid Change


Distinguished Achievers Breakfast

Tuesday, August 15
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Not included in any registration. Tickets $15 per person

Keynote Presentation

Colonel Jill Morgenthaler (Ret.)
Retired U.S. Army Colonel

Leading From the Front: Leadership Amidst Chaos


Food for Thought Luncheon

Wednesday, August 16
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Not included in any registration. Tickets $15 per person

Keynote Presentation

Scott O’Grady
An American Hero and New York Times Best-Selling Author
Return With Honor

APCO Block Party!

Tuesday, August 15
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
National Western Complex

Included in the purchase of a Full Conference Registration, Spouse/Guest Registration, Exhibitor Registration or a Tuesday Day Pass. Badge needed for admission. Additional tickets $20 each.

Saddle up for a party, APCO is taking you to the rodeo!



Connect & Celebrate Dinner: Rendezvous Under the Stars

Wednesday, August 16
6:00 p.m. – 6:45 Reception
6:45 p.m – 9:00 p.m.

Tickets $45 per person

Join us for an evening where you can connect with friends and colleagues, old and new, and reminisce about the week’s accomplishments.