The CSWE Annual Program Meeting (APM) is the premier national meeting in the social work education field. Each year, more than 2,500 social work educators, administrators, practitioners, students, and other key decision makers from across the country and around the world attend APM, making it the largest gathering of its kind.

The 4-day conference was held November 9–12, 2012, at the Washington Hilton and Capital Hilton Hotel properties located in Washington, DC. It offered 600+ educational sessions structured in 40 Tracks of programming.