The Administrative Professionals Day Conference on April 22 is a fun and engaging event designed to enhance your professional skills and recharge your spirit, putting your professional development on the fast track. This conference will provide you with tips and strategies to increase your productivity and improve your performance.

We offer subject-specific pre-conference workshops on April 21 for an additional cost. You can register for a morning session, an afternoon session, or both.


Format: Classroom or Online

When: Apr. 21-22, 2022

Cost: $209 - $427

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education celebrates the office professionals who make offices work. Come join us for exceptional professional development activities.

Pre-Conference Workshops:
Communicating Effectively to One or One Hundred
Dan Strohl, Communications Consultant

Time and Contact Management using Outlook
Greg Creech, MCAS-I, CompTIA CTT+, Techedutainment Services, Inc.

View Pre-Conference Workshop & Speakers Descriptions for more information.

Conference Keynote Session:
Boss Moves: Meeting and Exceeding Your Boss’s Expectations
Laura Finney, Chief Empowerment Officer, Laura Finney Enterprises

You will also have opportunities to learn new skills and strategies during the following breakout sessions:

  • Boss Moves: What Does It Really Take?
  • The Superstar Administrative Professional: The Great Balancing Acts
  • Sharpening Your Writing Skills
  • Using Inclusivity to Positively Impact Your Workplace
  • Financial Wellness in 2022
  • Microsoft Teams: Beginner to Pro

View Conference Session & Speakers Descriptions for more information.

Top Reasons why you should attend...

  1. Walk away with professional and leadership tips that will add value to your role and relationship with your boss
  2. Discover how to prepare yourself to move ahead
  3. Expand your network of peers and professional experts
  4. Stand out on the job with ideas you can use every day
  5. Recharge your spirit and refresh your professional skills


For out-of-town attendees: a special hotel rate of $89, including parking, is now available at the Georgia Center Hotel for the Administrative Professionals Day Conference on April 21 & 22, 2022. The rooms can be reserved for Wednesday evening, April 20, and Thursday evening, April 21. Please call 706-542-2134 to make a reservation over the phone and receive the special rate. Be sure to mention you are attending the conference.


Who Should Attend?

  • Office Managers
  • Executive Assistants
  • Administrative Assistants, Associates and Specialists
  • HR Coordinators, Specialists, and Associates
  • Meeting Planners
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Office Assistants and Clerks

Course Information

Course Date Info: 

Pre-Conference Workshops (only offered in-person)
Thursday, April 21, 2022
Morning Session: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session: 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
View Pre-Conference Workshops & Speakers Descriptions

Conference Day (offered in-person and virtual)
Friday, April 22, 2022
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
View Conference Sessions & Speakers Descriptions

Course Format:
Classroom or Online

UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
Course Fee(s): 

Conference only - $229
Virtual Conference only - $209
One (1) Pre-conference workshop & Conference - $328
Two (2) Pre-conference workshops & Conference - $427

Pre-Conference Fee covers:

  • Pre-Conference workshop instructions & materials
  • Conference meals, speaker fees & materials

In-person Conference Fee covers:

  • AM & PM Breaks, and Luncheon
  • Speaker Fees
  • Conference instructional materials

Virtual Conference Fee covers:

  • Speaker Fees
  • Conference instructional materials

All payments must be received before the pre-conference/conference begins. You are not registered until we receive payment.

Laura Finney, Chief Empowerment Officer, Laura Finney Enterprises

Dan Strohl, Communications Consultant

Sayge Medlin, Assistant Director and Public Service Associate, J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development, University of Georgia

Ken Chrzanowski, Business Development Officer, Georgia United Credit Union

Chris Menard, Senior Training Specialist, SurePoint Technologies

Greg Creech, MCAS-I, CompTIA CTT+, Techedutainment Services, Inc.

View Pre-Conference Speakers Descriptions

View Conference Speakers Descriptions