Meet the leaders of the future
Vision New America and APAPA cordially invite you to attend the
2014 API Annual International Leadership Alumni Conference
Theme: “Pursuing Excellence in Leadership and Career Development in the 21st Century”
Registration Fee: $50 (Limited number of scholarships are available to those who are interested)
Payable by check, Paypal, or credit card
Please make checks payable to APAPA
APAPA National Headquarters
4000 Truxel Road, Suite 3
Sacramento, CA 95834
Date: August 8 – 10th, 2014
Location: Yin Ranch, 6319 Pleasants Valley Road, Vacaville, CA 95688 USA
Attendee accommodations: Fairfield Inn by Marriott Vacaville
370 Orange Drive, Vacaville, CA 95687
Phone: 707-469-0800, Fax: 707-446-8587
Conference program, meals, accommodations including admission to Six Flags
Discovery Kingdom will be provided by the host organizations: Vision New America
* For questions regarding travel cost:
Contact Lucy Oback at firstname.lastname@example.org or (916) 479-0339
Suggested attire: Casual business attire for Saturday program. Recreational sport
attire for Friday daytime and Sunday Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
(Expect warm weather in Sacramento area).
Registration Deadline: July 25, 2014.
For questions, call APAPA at (916) 928-9988 or email Chris Tan at
ChrisTan@apapa.org or Sokie Hul at SokieHul@apapa.org.
10 am – 12 noon Registration and accommodation assignment
12 noon Welcome luncheon with guest speaker Hon. Evan Low
12:30 pm Orientation and attendees introductions
1:30 pm – 5 pm Organized recreational sports and networking activities
6:30 pm Welcome dinner with guest speaker: pioneer trailblazer news reporter K.W. Lee.
8 am – 10 am Choice of two leadership workshops:
#1 How your Asian cultural values can add impact to your career goals:
Gain awareness of positive impressions and
perception and how to build a personal brand for success in
a competitive workplace or in one’s personal life.
#2 Importance of effective communication skills:
Identify one’s personal communication style; Learn speaking tips,
tricks, and techniques to become an effective communicator
in one’s personal and professional life.
10:15 am – 11:45 am General session: Influencing public policy: A discussion by
experienced advocates on the necessary tools, preparation and strategies to effectively
impact public policy.
Moderator: Lorena Hernandez of Comcast
Panelists: Ron Tom & Maeley Tom
12 noon Luncheon Guest Speaker: Governor Brown’s Appointment Secretary
Mona Pasquil, former Acting Lt. Gov. of California.
1 pm – 3 pm Repeat of Workshops #1 and # 2
3:15 pm – 5:15 pm Speed mentoring: Enjoy the opportunity to meet and question
successful API leaders from all sectors and age groups.
6:00 pm Dinner program: A Dynamic exchange and presentation from
youth leaders from China.
8:00 pm Social networking: dancing, karaoke, etc.
9 am – 10:30 am: Group discussion on future goals and evaluation of conference
11:00 am: Group departure for a full day of fun at the Six Flags Discovery Kingdom