61st annual Convening Leaders
PCMA Convening Leaders showcases the latest innovations in event technology, meeting design and business event strategy. Having grown 29% over the last decade, more than 4,000 passionate meetings industry leaders participate in three days of unparalleled education and orchestrated networking.
Community, with purpose.
Participants of Convening Leaders come from richly diverse backgrounds; they are conference designers, disruptive educators, networking orchestrators, technology masters, and tireless entrepreneurs, above all, they are meeting professionals.
Conversation, with synergy.
Our speakers are fueled by their desire to push boundaries and pursue new ideas, technologies and businesses; collaborating with you to shape the future of meetings and events.
Who Should Attend?
Convening Leaders provides cutting-edge education and real networking opportunities for all meetings industry professionals, including planners, suppliers, faculty and students.
Related professionals such as marketing managers, tradeshow/exhibit managers, facility operations managers and C-level professionals can also benefit from the premier education and networking event of the year that allows you to network with industry leaders, discover innovative solutions to save time and money, enhance your performance, and explore how world issues impact the meetings industry.
Headquartered in Chicago, PCMA represents 6,500 meeting industry leaders throughout the globe. With 17 chapters in the United States, Canada and Mexico, our members include planner and trade show/exhibit professionals, suppliers, faculty, students and Emeritus.