Wilmington, NC: On April 30 - May 3, travel industry partners in Wilmington and its island beaches will welcome the North Carolina Chapter of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials [NCAPCO] and the North Carolina Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association [NCNENA] during the 2023 N.C. Public Safety Communications Conference.  

Returning to Wilmington for a second consecutive year, the 2023 NC Public Safety Communications Conference is focused on providing educational, development and networking opportunities for public safety communications professionals, including 911 Telecommunicators. Approximately 325 attendees are expected to attend with events held at the Wilmington Convention Center. The majority of attendees will be staying at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront and will have opportunities within the conference schedule to experience local dining and businesses.  

“We are pleased to welcome back the North Carolina Public Safety Communications Conference,” states John Sneed, Vice-President of Sales & Services for the Wilmington and Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau. “We strive to provide excellent service and a memorable coastal Carolina experience so that attendees will always look forward to returning to Wilmington and our island beaches for future meetings and for leisure travel.”  

Following a series of registration day events on Sunday, April 30, the conference will begin on Monday, May 1 with an opening breakfast and keynote speaker Nathan Lee, President and Founder of the Denise Lee Foundation and will conclude with a closing banquet on Wednesday, May 3.  

For more information about the N.C. Public Safety Communications Conference, visit https://nc911conference.com/home

The New Hanover County Tourism Development Authority (TDA), d/b/a Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau, markets and develops the county and its communities’ leisure and group travel experiences for economic growth and quality of place.   


Note to Media: To arrange media interviews with conference organizers and to discuss best photo opportunities, please contact Grayson Gusa at 704-637-6262 or via email at grayson.gusa@ncapco.org   

Hannah Almeter
Communications/PR Specialist
Wilmington and Beaches CVB
910-341-4030 x126