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Attendees connecting between sessions at EA Ignite Fall 2023 in Austin, TX.

Hundreds of office professionals will connect for training and knowledge sharing during Administrative Professionals Month, with keynotes by Chynna Clayton and Ashley Whillans

PORTLAND, ME / ACCESSWIRE / February 26, 2024 / The American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP) will host its largest ever EA Ignite Precision Training Conference for executive and senior-level administrative assistants in Nashville, Tenn. at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel, April 23-25, 2024. Coinciding with Administrative Professionals Month, the conference will provide exclusive training to 400 executive assistants looking to develop their skills as strategic business partners. Results of the annual ASAP State of the Profession Report will be revealed on April 24 to mark Administrative Professionals Day.

The conference boasts an impressive lineup of 20+ experts, including emcee Lucy Brazier, OBE, one of the world's leading authorities on the administrative profession.

The keynote speakers are:

  • Chynna Clayton, former support for First Lady Michelle Obama and founder and CEO of Matriarch Made Development, a consulting firm that helps companies and organizations develop high-performing administrative teams.
  • Ashley Whillans, associate professor in the Negotiation, Organizations & Markets Unit at Harvard Business School, teaching the Motivation and Incentives course to MBA students.

Attendees can expect a timely, relevant, and comprehensive program that covers AI, change management, business performance, and much more. See the full lineup here.

Attendees networking at the welcome reception held during EA Ignite Fall 2023 in Austin, TX.

Administrative Professionals Day
on April 24 will culminate in a panel discussion on the findings of the ASAP 2024 State of the Profession report. Attendees will learn about the latest data for executive business partners, from compensation to professional development and more trends changing the profession. Following the panel, ASAP will host an Admin Day Party with surprises to be announced.

About EA Ignite

EA Ignite is the leading training conference for executive and C-level assistants. Organized by the American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP), EA Ignite is an exclusive training event that is limited to 400 like-minded professionals. For more information, visit

About ASAP

At 90,000+ members and growing, American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP) is the largest international association for executive assistants and admin professionals. The Portland, Maine-based organization was founded in 2005 as a resource and community for members seeking to navigate the ever-evolving business climate and develop the skills they need to advance their careers. ASAP provides the latest role-specific training and its own online certification program, Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence (PACE). ASAP also produces the annual Administrative Professionals Conference (APC) and EA Ignite training events. For more information, visit

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