The 2021 virtual conference will be held on November 4th and 5th of this year. It will be available via zoom and attendees may also attend in person if they so choose. Rooms are not being reserved by NCAPI for attendees that choose to come in person.

The Private Protective Services Board of North Carolina (PPSB NC) has approved all 12 hours of virtual training for continuing education credits.

The schedule is below. Check often for updates and additional information as the conference approaches.

Thursday, November 4

0800-0810 Welcome/Opening Remarks                                           NCAPI President
0815-0915 PPS Overview/Updates                                                  Director Paul Sherwin
0915-0930 Break
0930-1030 Ethics & the PI                                                                Kelly Riddle
1030-1045 Break
1045-1145 Retainer Agreements                                                      Jimmie Mesis
1145-1300 Lunch
1300-1400 Business Survival in the Age of COVID                          Kelly Riddle
1400-1415 Break
1415-1500 NC Innocence Inquiry Commission                                Lindsey Smith / Beth Tanner
1500-1515 Break
1515-1600 NC Innocence Inquiry Commission                                Lindsey Smith / Beth Tanner
1600-1630 Break

Friday, November 5

0800-0900 Testifying in Court                                                           Hal Humphreys
0900-0915 Break
0915-1015 Testifying in Court                                                           Hal Humphreys
1015-1030 Break
1030-1130 Detection or Deception – TSCM Bug Sweeps                Jimmie Mesis
1130-1300 Lunch
1300-1345 Marketing Your PI Business One Hour a Day                 John Hoda
1345-1400 Break
1400-1445 Marketing Your PI Business One Hour a Day                 John Hoda
1445-1500 Break
1500-1630 Child Custody Cases                                                      Greg Hatcher