CONFERENCES + SUMMITS ARCHIVE

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Schedule – 2015 National Conference

UPDATED CONFERENCE GRID – NO MORE CHANGES We apologize for the many discrepancies between your conference booklet and conference grid. To help correct the mistakes, we have an Agenda Bender, and the images below contain an updated, final version of the conference grid. Download a PDF version of the conference grid. There are four pages […]

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Travel and Housing Assistance – 2015 National Conference

We know that it can be hard for some people to get the conference, and NQAPIA wants to be as supportive as possible. REGISTRATION SCHOLARSHIPS At NQAPIA, we believe that money should never be a barrier to participating. Partial and full registration scholarships for those with limited incomes are available. Priority will be given to […]

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Exhibiting & Advertising – 2015 National Conference

AAPIs are among the fastest growing minority groups in the nation and are an emerging sector of the LGBTQ community. Exhibitng or advertising at the NQAPIA conference provides maximum visibility and is a strategic opportunity to achieve marketing goals to both the LGBT and Asian American communities. Details A prospectus with detailed information about exhibiting, […]

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About the Conference

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance is a federation of LGBT Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations. NQAPIA builds the organizational capacity of local LGBT AAPI groups, develops leadership, invigorates local organizing, and challenges homophobia, transphobia, sexism, and racism. NQAPIA coordinates national conferences only once every three years. Prior […]

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2015 National Conference

Thriving Together: Queer APIs Building Community, Solidarity, & Movement A National Conference of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders Over 350 LGBT AAPIs and allies from across the nation came together in Chicago for the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance’s (NQAPIA) 2015 National Conference. The Conference was locally […]

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2015 Community Catalyst Awards

Cocktails  –  12-course Banquet Dinner  –  Dancing ABOUT THE HONOREES Dennis Chin // Former co-chair of the Gay Asian & Pacific Islander Men of New York Clara Yoon // Founder of API Project of PFLAG NYC and a proud mother of a transgender son GABRIELA-USA  // The overseas chapter of the Philippine-based organization, extending the Filipino women’s movement […]

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NQAPIA 2015 Conference

NQAPIA 2015 Conference Thriving Together: Queer APIs Building Community, Solidarity & Movement August 6-9, 2015   Every three years, we come together  to network, organize, agitate, educate and build at the nation’s largest gathering of LGBT AAPI communities. This year we’re excited to be in Chicago with Invisible to Invincible (i2i) and Trikone-Chicago in the spirit of […]

NQAPIA Immigration Update: From Buford Highway to the Beltway

This past weekend, participants at our Atlanta Regional Summit put their learnings into practice and engaged the immigration reform debate by calling on their friends and family to weigh in on legislation being considered in Washington, DC. At the Center for Pan Asian Community Services in the Buford Highway ethnic neighborhood, 20 phone bankers in […]

LGBT Asian Americans Come to Atlanta with a Sense of History

Caption: The Center for Pan Asian Community Services, site for NQAPIA 2014 Atlanta Regional  Summit   National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance brings first LGBT Asian American Conference to the South and Supports National April 5 Day of Action on Deportation   For Immediate Release April 4, 2014 Ben de Guzman 202-422-4909 Ben_deGuzman@nqapia.org Atlanta, GA- […]