Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association
Upcoming Events

Please note that this schedule is subject to change, so be sure to check back for updates

December 4, 2014
Disney Institute

Lunch Event
Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa,
Anaheim, CA

For more information & to register, click HERE

January 11, 2015
Chapter Reception prior to Convening Leaders
Evening (5:00pm-6:30pm)
Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers,  Chicago, IL
Open to Chapter Members Only -- More information coming soon.

Past Events

Click HERE for pictures of some of our past events


November 2014

Service In Sync Community Service Programs
Members participated in one of our four fulfilling and rewarding community programs (San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County & Las Vegas).  Our chapter organized these events in support of Service In Sync, the PCMA program that encourages its members to come together and give back to their local communities on behalf of the meetings industry.
SAN DIEGO, CA, -- November 3rd for the San Diego Rescue Mission
LOS ANGELES, CA -- November 6th @ the Good Shepherd Shelter
LAS VEGAS, NV -- November 8th @ the Shade Tree
ORANGE COUNTY, CA  -- November 9th @ the Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve

October 13, 2014
-- Chapter Fundraising Event Roasting Brian Stevens prior to IMEX
Evening Event at the Mirage in Las Vegas, NV

September 26, 2014 -- Educational Program with PCMA Best in Class Speaker Mike Lyons at the Make A Wish Offices in Phoenix, AZ

September 18, 2014 -- CSI! The Crime:  A Boring, Unsuccessful Conference Has Been Committed! at the Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, CA

August 13, 2014 -- 10th Annual All Industry Hospitality Party Aboard the Inspiration Hornblower in San Diego.  Great opportunity to mix & mingle with members from 12 different associations including:
San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) • National Association of Catering Executives (NACE) • Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) •
Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC) • International Special Event Society (ISES) • Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) • San Diego Business Travel Association (SDBTA) • National Speakers Association (NSA) • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) • Site Southern California International Association of Exhibitions and Events - Southwest Chapter (SWIAEE)

July 14, 2014 --  Esri Conference:  Behind the Scenes -- at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and San Diego Convention Center.  You can click HERE to download a copy of the presentation.

May 19-20, 2014 --  "LEAP 2014” (Learn/Engage/Act/Participate), An Education Conference Hosted by the PCMA Northern California and Southwest & Pacific Chapters at The L.A. Hotel Downtown - A Hyatt Affiliate Hotel/Los Angeles, CA

March 27, 2014 -- Meeting Technology and Legal Responsibility - Do You Know the Latest? -- At the Anaheim Marriott Suites/Anaheim, CA

February, 18, 2014 -- State of Industry Joint Program with MPISCC, PCMA SW&P, ISES LA, SITE SoCal and HSMAI LA at the Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica/Los Angeles, CA

Southwest & Pacific Chapter