EAPA 2018 Conference & EXPO Minneapolis
Conference dates: October 11-13, 2018. Pre-Conference Training Courses: October 9 - 10. EXPO: October 10-12. For more information, visit


EAPA Chapter/Branch Leader Town Hall meetings for 2018
The next EAPA Chapter/Branch Leader Town Hall meeting will be held during the EAPA 2018 Minneapolis Conference in October. Meetings are hosted by the EAPA Board of Directors and include updates from the Board committees, task forces, and EAPA staff. There is plenty of time for discussion on topics that interest you! Forward any questions or suggestions for agenda topics to Future virtual meetings will be held in the EAPA online meeting room. Detailed agendas and log-in instructions with dial-in numbers will be sent out prior to each meeting. 

Labor Chapter virtual meetings The Labor Chapter is entirely virtual. For more info about upcoming meetings, visit


South Africa branch announces 20th Anniversary Conference
The EAPA-SA and Pan-African Eduweek "CREATING THE FUTURE - Innovative Solutions to uniquely African EAP Challenges" will be held 18th - 21st September, 2018, at the Boardwalk Hotel & Convention Centre, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. For more info and to register, visit

Metropolitan Tokyo Branch to host 1st Japan conference of Global Women for Wellbeing 
EAPA Metropolitan Tokyo Branch will be hosting 1st Japan conference of Global Women for Wellbeing (GW4W) on September 22nd, 2018 at the Teikyo University in Tokyo Japan. GW4W Japan seminar will have speakers from Japanese Ministry of Health, Welfare and Labor, experts from Asia and USA, occupational physicians from prominent Japanese corporations to discuss worklife, menopause, and EAP/Wellness programs for women in Japan. For more infortion, read the flyer. Register here (Japanese).


Designing a new model of Employee Support Services (ESPs) for Ireland and the other members of the European Union
The EAP Institute announced a meeting between Maurice Quinlan Director of the EAP Institute Ireland  and Don Jorgensen of Arizona-based Human Factor Consulting USA will take place in the Tower Hotel Waterford Ireland on Saturday 25th of August 2018 to advance the design of a new model of Employee Support Services (ESP’s) for Ireland and the other 27 member states of the EU. For more info about this meeting contct For further information contact

Developing an Integrated Employee Health and Wellbeing Programme
The EAP Institute will be offering this seminar at the following locations and dates: Portlaoise, Midlands Park Hotel, Thursday 20th September 2018, Dublin, Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St, Thursday 23rd  May 2019, Sligo, Radisson Blu Hotel, Rosses Point, Thursday 20th June 2019. For more information, click here