Events for Private Investigators in 2016

Below is a list of upcoming events for private investigators in 2016. We update this when new events are announced, so make sure you check back for updates! If your event is not on the list, please send an email with details to

CALI Online PI TEST PREP course

When: Anytime Where: Online This 10-hour course is divided into nine lessons, each focusing on an area that is important to private investigation work. Each lesson contains lecture content, interactive review cards comprised of practice exam questions, and flashcards of vocabulary terms. At the end of the course, students will take a final test, which is a practice test to help them prepare for the California PI exam. The first seven lessons of this course are topic areas covered in the California PI exam. The last two lessons of this course, Business and Licensing, do not appear on the actual exam, but are important and vital parts of building a private investigation business. These two areas are addressed to give students additional knowledge and support as they begin their careers as private investigators. More Information

Counter Espionage Lecture - Security

When: January 22, 2016 Where: The Leas Eastington Stonehouse Gloucestershire GL10 3SQ United Kingdom Two 45min sessions on the basics of Counter Espionage, where the weaknesses in most organisations lie and the fundamental basics of espionage technique. More Information

Counter Espionage Lecture - Security (Bristol)

When: February 19, 2016 Where: Radisson Blu Hotel Broad Quay Bristol United Kingdom Two 45min sessions on the basics of Counter Espionage, where the weaknesses in most organisations lie and the fundamental basics of espionage technique. More Information

IMARC Conference

When: February 24-26, 2016 Where: Argosy Casino and Hotel 777 Argosy Casino Parkway Riverside, Missouri More Information

NLITE Training

When: March 12, 2016 Where: Embassy Suites Sacramento Riverfront Promenade 100 Capitol Mall Sacramento, CA 95814 Newly Licensed Investigators Training & Education (NLITE) is an introductory course that is the foundation of CALI's Professional Development Program. The course covers the basics that every new licensee needs to know in order to begin a career as a Private Investigator in the State of California. NLITE provides an overview of the profession, the must haves when starting and operating a business, the laws that new PI's must be familiar with, ethical issues and professional responsibilities. Each attendee will leave with the practical knowledge and tools needed to be a successful Private Investigator and business owner. More Information

CALI Legislative Day

When: March 14, 2016 Where: Sacramento Library Galleria 828 I Street Sacramento, CA 95814 One of CALI’s paramount goals is to serve as a legislative force for our industry. We complete this through a number of avenues, but one of our most significant is our annual Legislative Day - Campaign for CALI!! On Legislative Day we gather in Sacramento and meet with our state representatives and/or their staff to present CALI’s position on pending and/or future pertinent legislative issues. This day also helps to build and foster our relationships as constituents, and help our cause for future issues and concerns. We hold a briefing session prior to the meetings and then a post discussion to summarize our experience. If you have never participated—don’t worry! We provide you with the necessary tools and a seasoned member to accompany and guide you. More Information

NCISS 40th Annual Hit the Hill and Conference

When: April 5-8, 2016 Where: Embassy Suites Blatimore Inner Harbor & Grand Historic Venue 222 St. Paul Place Baltimore, Maryland More Information

National Association of Legal Investigators (NALI) Annual Conference & Seminar

When: April 28-30, 2016 Where: Crowne Plaza Hotel Atlanta, Georgia Those who register for the conference can attend the pre-day seminar, "Cyber-Source Intelligence Training," on April 27 for free. For those who register and pay by February 15, you will be entered for a chance to win a $500 gift card at the conference. More Information

South Carolina Association of Legal Investigators 31st Annual Conference & Seminar

When: May 5-7, 2016 Where: Kingston Plantation Embassy Suites 9800 Queensway Blvd Myrtle Beach, South Carolina More Information

Associations One 2016

When: May 19-21, 2016 Where: Crowne Plaza Columbus Dublin 600 Metro Place North Dublin, Ohio 43017 Associations One has a long history of providing valuable education on the most relevant topics of the day. The Associations One 2016 promises to be the best opportunity in the Midwest to enhance your knowledge, increase your earning potential, further your career, and network during this event dedicated to investigative and security guard professionals. Reserve your space today! More Information

CALI Annual Conference

When: June 9-11, 2016 Where: Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa Indian Wells, California Join the California Association of Licensed Investigators for its 2016 Annual Conference , Shining Light on Investigationsto be held June 9-11, 2016 back to the beautiful Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa by popular demand! The CALI Conference boasts high profile keynote presenters and sessions as well as an absolutely wonderful venue - a not to miss event! More Information

World Investigators Conference

When: August 16-19th, 2016 Where: Montgomery, Texas PI Magazine and Texas Association of Licensed Investigators (TALI ) invite you to attend the 2016 World Investigators Conference to be held at the La Torretta Lake Resort in scenic Montgomery, Texas. Bring the family, your golf clubs, your boat or jet ski to this amazing lake side resort which includes a waterpark, a lazy river, and multiple swimming pools for the kids of all ages. The World Investigators Conference only takes place every 5-6 years and has a reputation of attracting the largest group of private investigators from around the world. More Information

Licensed Private Detectives Association of Massachusetts Annual Conference

When: September 16 and 17th, 2016 Where: Massachusetts More Information

FAPI Annual Litigation and Investigators Conference

When: September 21-25th, 2016 Where: Central Florida The conference program features a pre-conference event and two days devoted to educating private investigators, law enforcement, attorneys, paralegals, investigative reporters, and those wishing to learn more about investigations. More Information

Arizona Association of Licensed Private Investigators

When: September 24 and 25th, 2016 Where: El Conquistador Resort 10000 N Oracle Rd Tucson, AZ 85704 The AALPI Topics and Panels so far are as follows: Private Investigations Laws and Ethics, Forensic Evidence Panel, Expanding your Fields of Work, Body Language Interpretation, Working with other Private Investigators, Strategies for Maximizing you P.I. Agency’s Organization. Possible additions: Gang Activity and Identification, Financial Investigations, Human Trafficking. More Information

Indiana Association of Professional Investigators Annual Conference

When: October 1st, 2016 Where: Wyndham Indianapolis West 2544 Executive Drive Indianapolis, Indiana The event will include an evening meet and greet the night before with the conference and speakers to follow on October 1st. More Information If your event is not on the list, please send an email with details to

PISPWV Conference

When: October 14-15th, 2016 Where: Morgantown, West Virginia More Information

Go Go Gadget 3.

When: November 1, 2016 Where: Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte/Ayrsley Charlotte, North Carolina This is as small group of attendees with keynote speakers along with hands on - sharing with an open discussion by attendees. Rick Casta of Lawgical, (ServeNow, PInow, ServeManager) will present Serving Process in a Connected World - why reliable software is so important. As other Gadget events in the past we will discuss covert cameras and GPS. We will have open floor for all attendees to discuss and share gadgets. More Information Does your association have an event scheduled in 2015 that you would like to see highlighted? Email details to to be included. Read about Delta Force PI's Security Service