We look forward to seeing you at the 2023 KPATA Conference!

Heroes. Hurdles. Hope

April 17th & 18th, 2023

Salina, KS

Keep checking back here for all the details!

Conference Objectives

Registration and Conference Details

Webster Conference Center. 2601 N Ohio St, Salina, KS. April 17th from 1:00pm – 4:15pm and April 18th from 8:30am – 12:30pm (KPATA Membership meeting following from 1:00-2:00pm). Keynote: Stephen P. Zwolak, M.Ed. Cost to attend: IN-PERSON: $70 for KPATA Members, $110 for non-KPATA members. VIRTUAL: $40 for KPATA Members, $80 for non-KPATA Members. Register to attend here.

Session Sneak Peek

Social and Networking Dinner

Social and Networking Dinner
Monday April 17th from 6pm – 8pm
Martinelli’s Little Italy
158 S Santa Fe Ave, Salina, KS 67401
Classic family style meal which will include fresh salad, alfredo pasta with chicken, red meat sauce with pasta and dessert. Gluten free option available. COST: $20/person (includes dinner, tax and tip). Drinks available for purchase separately.
Transportation options for Social and Networking Dinner:
Best Cab Salina services Salina, KS and surrounding area. Phone: 785-827-7433
Uber / Lyft: uber.com, lyft.com or App

Vendor Booths

Register to host a booth here!

Host a Vendor Booth at our upcoming conference! Cost: $100 per booth ($50 for non-profit agencies). Register here to host a booth!

Recommended Hotels

Comfort Inn & Suites. 1949 North 9th St. 785-502-8007. Rate is $101 for each room suite or standard. Includes Breakfast. Cutoff for room rate is April 1st, 2023. Holiday Inn Express (undergoing some construction). 755 West Diamond Drive (I-70 and North 9th St). 785-404-3300. Rate is $129.99. Includes Breakfast. Cutoff for room rate is March 16, 2023. Hilton Garden Inn. 3320 South 9th Street. 785-309-0440. Rate is $112 (online code: KPAT). Cutoff for this rate will be March 13, 2023.

Call for Proposals

Proposals are due by Feb. 22nd, 2023. Submit a topic proposal here: https://kpata.wufoo.com/forms/kpata-state-conference-call-for-proposals-2023/

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KPATA Conference 2023. Salina, KS. April 17th & 18th