Resilience: The Power of the Bounce Back – A POWER Chapter Virtual Program


Date: October 14 Time: Noon -1:30pm Platform: Zoom (link will be sent to your email on October 13) Cost: Free for members and nonmembers 2020 and 2021 have been full of challenges, from the COVID-19 global pandemic, to racial unrest, to parents forced to be at-home teachers. The hospitality industry has been hit especially hard

IGNITE – Sparking Conversation 2021 Industry Education Conference

Columbus State Community College Mitchell Hall Event Center 250 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, OH

Presented by MPI Ohio in partnership with PCMA POWER Chapter and the Ohio Hotel & Lodging Association. Agenda: 8:30 am - Registration/Continental Breakfast 9:30 am - Morning Keynote Speaker 10:30 am - Morning Break 10:45 am - Morning Breakout Sessions 11:30 am - Lunch Buffet 12:30 pm - Panel Q&A of Nonprofit Associations 1:00 pm

Member Roundtable: Year in Review & Plans for 2022 – A Virtual Program

It is time to celebrate successes and plan for the future.  As we near the end of 2021, let’s look back on our achievements and share insights into resolutions for 2022.  Bring your stories to share! We would also love to gather some feedback to help the PCMA POWER Chapter Board and Committees plan for

Student Insight Series

Consider this panel the “know before you go” meeting to prepare for your first professional job. Dahlia, Lisa and Cara will share the difficult experiences and failures they lived through so you won’t have to make the same mistakes! Please join us on Wednesday, December 8, at 4PM EST, for the Student Insight Series, hosted


New Member Orientation

Your membership with PCMA can put you on the right track to take your career to the next level. The information in this orientation program will help you to get started on your journey. PCMA is your gateway to the industry’s most relevant, cutting-edge information and knowledgeable leaders. So let’s get you prepped and ready


PCMA Convening Leaders

Caesars Forum 3911 Koval Ln, Las Vegas, NV

CLICK HERE to visit the PCMA Convening Leaders event website and REGISTER NOW! Join us Jan. 9-12, 2022, when PCMA Convening Leaders brings its flagship education and networking event to Las Vegas. Caesars Entertainment Corp. will host the multi-day event at CAESARS FORUM, a 550,000-square foot conference center opening in 2022 in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.  Discover why

POWER Chapter Convening Leaders Reception

Harrah's Las Vegas 3475 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV

Date: January 9, 2022 Time: 4:30-6:00pm Location: Harrah’s Las Vegas (Goldfield Room); 3475 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109 Join the POWER Chapter for a casual gathering prior to the Convening Leaders Opening Night Reception on January 9th in Las Vegas! Network with colleagues and learn about the programming we have planned for 2022.


GMID Celebration in Columbus

Greater Columbus Convention Center 400 N High Street, Columbus, OH

The disruption in the meetings industry in 2020 gave us many opportunities to look at our businesses different than ever before. We've also been offered many changes to find the good - even in the most difficult of circumstances. Although it sometimes doesn’t feel like it, there were many “gifts” that resulted from the pandemic. The challenge is to look for and find the good.


PCMA Student Insight Series

The PCMA Student Insight Series aims to expose students to different aspects of the Business Events Industry and perspectives of working professionals at all career levels. This month’s topic: “Negotiating the best contract and how to maintain lasting relationships.” This session will be hands-on, including a breakout portion. Come ready with your questions! Panel: Moira


Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans

Complete with top-notch programming, non-stop entertainment, and impeccable cuisine, EduCon 2022 is this summer’s ultimate get-together for learning and fun. Connect with colleagues over beignets, create new partnerships to propel your business, and rejuvenate your senses when you embark on the 2022 EduCon experience.

PCMA EduCon Makers Series Webinar: Production & Experience Outcomes

The team behind EduCon will reveal how they got creative with producing a revised hybrid event model, share the design and outcomes of the partner activations and experiences in The Hub and how collaborating with the host city partners and event suppliers led to the delivery of an immersive experience whether you participated in-person or