The National Postal Forum (NPF), the premier mailing and shipping conference that works directly with the United States Postal Service (USPS) to provide the most comprehensive educational and networking platform available… is back, in person and in Phoenix. 

Facing the Future Together combines a fearless forward-thinking attitude with the joyous sense of community that was missed over the past two years. Together once again, we’ll reunite in groups or one-on-one to learn and thrive through NPF workshops, USPS sessions and renewed collaboration. We’ll help each other continue to grow as individuals, business, and as an industry.

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Interested in becoming a speaker at NPF?


NPF is pleased to welcome abstract educational submissions related to the mailing and shipping industry. The NPF staff will make careful considerations. Submission deadline is January 28, 2022. 

2022 NPF Program Schedule

Sun 15
May 2022
  • 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM Spend Sunday morning planning your NPF experience or meeting with USPS executives and your fellow NPF peers!
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Period 1 Workshops
  • 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Period 2 Workshops and Orientation Session
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Period 3 Workshops
  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM NPF Welcome Reception
Mon 16
May 2022
  • 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM USPS General Session
  • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Exclusive Exhibit Hall Time
  • 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Period 4 Workshops
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM Period 5 Workshops
  • 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Period 6 Workshops
  • 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Networking in Exhibit Hall
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Period 7 Workshops
  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PCC Reception
Tue 17
May 2022
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM USPS General Session
  • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Exclusive Exhibit Hall Time
  • 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM Exhibit Hall Open
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Period 8 Workshops
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Period 9 Workshops
  • 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Period 10 Workshops
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Exhibit Hall Reception
Wed 18
May 2022
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Period 11 Workshops
  • 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Period 12 Workshops
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Period 13 Workshops
  • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM NPF Partnership Recognition Luncheon
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Period 14 Workshops
  • 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Period 15 Workshops
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Closing Event


Your 2022 NPF activities and dates are subject to change. Please check back often for updates.


Industry/Market Segments that attend the NPF

  • Associations
  • Banking
  • Catalog
  • Colleges/Universities
  • Credit Card
  • Credit Union
  • Database Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Federal Government
  • Financial Services
  • Fullfillment
  • Health Care
  • Hotel/Travel
  • Insurance
  • Lettershop Mail Order
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Military
  • Nonprofit
  • Parcel Shipping

NPF Education: Information. Innovation. Technology.

The future is coming at you fast at every turn. Attendees of the NPF will be in the driver’s seat, learning the tools, cutting edge technologies and gaining front-row access to knowledge imparted by USPS leaders and the most influential industry visionaries. All of which will translate into even better best practices and more cost-effective ways of doing business. Attendees have the opportunity to choose from a diverse educational curriculum including USPS led sessions and multidisciplinary topics such as:

eCommerce, Steps to Shipping Success
Informed Visibility: Real Time, Real Data
Leadership and Professional Development
Mail Operations: Fulfilling the Needs of your Customers
Pushing the Envelope: Why Mail Works
The Evolution of Delivery: From Mailbox to Mail “inbox”

For a detailed description of workshops in these tracks, visit our Workshops page.

Experience the Largest Industry Trade Show!

Innovation in Action

Explore over 100 top industry companies serving the mailing and shipping industry. Discover expert services and state-of-the-art products ranging from automation support to web print and more. Take advantage of the largest mailing and shipping trade show event and find the solutions that will work for you.

US Postal Service

This is your opportunity to explore technology and engage with USPS leaders in their premier exhibit booth. This booth has been recognized as one of the favorite exhibits at the CES conference! Discover all that the USPS has to offer to help you grow your business.

NPF Learning Lab

Participate in a whole new level of stimulating mini-workshops at the NPF Learning Lab, located in the heart of the Exhibit Hall. Feature presentations are scheduled throughout Exhibit Hall hours and include a variety of  topics. Find the solutions you seek, plus the opportunity for one-on-one time with presenters and postal experts!

Expand Your Networking Connections


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Industry Influencers


Featured Workshops


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