MSC Direct Custom Page for 2015 NAPCP Annual Conference
Grand Hyatt San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas
April 13-16, 2015

Use this page to plan your participation at the 16th Annual NAPCP Conference. This page is specific to MSC Direct. It's your one-stop resource that provides information on complimentary conference registration, exhibit hall details, hotel reservations, paid registrations and all things conference. 
Complimentary Conference Registration
MSC Direct receives (1) complimentary conference pass with the exhibit hall contract. The pass is *full conference access and can be used by company employees or company clients and/or prospects
 *exception is Members' Only event held on Wednesday, April 15; this event is for paying NAPCP members only, not complimentary subscribers
Step 1: Identify who will be using the pass 
Step 2: Download the registration spreadsheet. Input the required information and save.
Step 3: Upload the spreadsheet at the bottom of the page and submit. Step 3 needs to be completed by March 6, 2015.
Once the spreadsheet is submitted, the NAPCP will send each individual the link to register complimentary. Uploading this spreadsheet DOES NOT complete their conference registration. It is important for individuals to register themselves to ensure accurate information and preferences while at the conference.
Discount Conference Registration (Incentive Promotion)
MSC Direct took advantage of the exhibit hall October 1 early incentive which entitles you to a full access conference pass at a $400 discount. 

The discount registration can be used by whomever, whenever. The individual will need to register themselves through the website registration system found here. They first need to sign into their NAPCP profile to register. If they do not have a profile, they will need to set up an account here. Once registered, the individual will enter promotion code: 14PSOCTINC at time of check out, deducting $400 from the registration fee. 

The code does not expire but is available for a one time use. It can be used starting as early as today and as late as April 15, 2015. Click here for a schedule of rates and registration periods. 

Important Dates to Keep You on Track
Click here for a downloadable / printable PDF with important dates and deadlines
Overall Conference Agenda
Check out the conference schedule for details on daily activities here.
Hotel Information and Reservations
The Grand Hyatt San Antonio is the venue for the 2015 conference. The NAPCP has negotiated a conference group discount rate of $215. This rate is available until March 16, 2015. Check out all hotel details here and take advantage of the online booking system to make hotel reservations direct with the Grand Hyatt San Antonio.

Who's Attending
The NAPCP posts the attendee organizations for your review. It is updated monthly and then 
bi-monthly starting in March. Click here and scroll down to the "See ttending Organizations" icon.

Expected Attendance
Over the last 4 years, the average attendance has been 600. This includes all speakers, exhibitors, sponsors and attendees. The breakdown is 60% are end-users, 40% are providers. This translates to approximately 360 end-users and 240 providers. 

Exhibit Table Selection
MSC Direct has 1 exhibit table measuring 6' in total length. Your exhibit table number is #5. The final exhibit hall diagram will be published the beginning of March. 
Exhibit and Demonstrator Service Kit
Downloadable / printable service kit to prepare for the conference
Exhibitor, Demonstrator and Sponsors' Logistics Page
Click here to find all you need for the following:
Conference Attendee Appreciate Gifts
Please consider donating an attendee appreciation gift. These gifts will be drawn on Wednesday, April 15 at 8:45 a.m.before the morning General Session. Sponsoring companies will be recognized on projection screens and by the emcee. Ideas include: Gift cards, electronics, gadgets, etc...If you plan to contribute an appreciation gift, please contact 
Kara Austrum at

Frequently Asked Questions
Check out FAQ's for answers explaining exhibit table selection, demonstration time slots and all other questions pertaining to provider participation at the conference.
NAPCP Contact
Kara Austrum, Meetings & Events Manager
(952) 546-1880 ext. 7

When your spreadsheet is complete, choose the file and hit submit.