Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

20 in their twenties

20 in their twenties 
is designed to engage the best and brightest in the Meetings, Conventions and Business Events industry in the world. These individuals will have a PCMA platform to showcase their talents and how they will shape the meetings industry of the future.

The Class of 2015 will be selected in October and recognized at Convening Leaders January 11- 14, 2015 in Chicago, IL.


August 6, 2014 Applications Open
September 19, 2014 Applications due to PCMA headquarters
September 24, 2014 References due to PCMA headquarters
October 1 - 30, 2014 20 in their Twenties Review Committee Selects Recipients
by November 1, 2014 All applicants are notified
January 11 - 14, 2015             Convening Leaders in Chicago, IL 

For more information, please contact Erin Shamus at eshamus@pcma.org or 312.423.7264
  • Criteria

  • Application Process

  • Selection Process

  • Award Benefits

  • Continued Engagement with PCMA

  • 2014 Inaugural Class

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