New Member Orientation – 3rd Quarter 2022


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 to take full advantage of all we offer!

This will be an interactive session led by the membership chairs of our 17 North American Regional Chapters. New and prospective members will hear an overview of benefits, hear testimonials for their peers, and participate in breakouts for how to best utilize their membership.


Expert Series: Digital Event Marketing + Communities


Where is everybody? After months of preparations and investments in your event's content and experience, don't let your ROI be ruined by sub-standard marketing. Join DES expert and event marketing guru, Rachel Stephan, for a sneak peek into her new DES module on "Marketing + Communities" for your hybrid and virtual events.


Just Plane Smart – Manage Travel Costs and Build Attendance with Airline Partnerships

• Gulf States CHAPTER
PCMA Together Platform

The recent increase in air travel costs, last-minute changes, and overall challenges can easily send even the most experienced planners into a tailspin as they affect budgets and registration numbers. In this session, the Southwest Business Meetings team will share best practices in establishing an airline partnership to enhance your meetings and events. You will

Webinar: How to Budget & Price Your Hybrid Event


The new normal is full of twists and turns for the event industry, from restrictions to lockdowns to hesitations. Hybrid events are a great opportunity to expand your event while reducing the risk. Learn how organizers should budget and price their hybrid events.


White Sox vs Detroit Tigers Outing

• Greater Midwest CHAPTER

Join us for a night at the ballpark! A limited number of tickets are available for each category. Planners wanting to be hosted for this event can apply here. Contact Jacky for sponsorship interest – Title, Planner Registration, and Happy Hour opportunities available!

On Your Mark, Reset…Go

• Capital CHAPTER
Westin Alexandria 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA

More Than Ever, the Importance and Need for Strategic Planning Lean staff, new leadership, instability of resources – while we are seeing the return of in-person meetings, it comes with these rotating challenges that event professionals are working through. Let’s take the time to reflect, refocus and reset on what trends and solutions we can

Softball Game – NYPCMA vs. MPIGNY

• New York Area CHAPTER
Central Park North Meadows, Field (enter at 97th Street or 102nd Street), New York, NY

Join us for the NYPCMA vs. MPIGNY softball game!

Red Sox Social 2022

• New England CHAPTER
Fenway Park 4 Jersey Street, Boston

The Boston Red Sox will challenge the Toronto Blue Jays at night game at Fenway Park, preceded by a networking reception at the brand-new concert venue adjacent to the Park, MGM Music Hall at Fenway.  Be among the first to see this new space, while enjoying food, fun and the hometown team! $85/person includes a


IBTM Americas 2022

Centro Citibanamex Av. del Conscripto 311, Lomas de Sotelo, Hipódromo de las Américas,, Ciudad de México, CDMX

IBTM Americas is the CONNECTION BRIDGE for the PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY OF MEETINGS AND EVENTS INDUSTRY across the AMERICAS. Our purpose is clear: DO BUSINESS, NETWORKING, ENGAGE AND INSPIRING through a 365-DAY BUSINESS PLATFORM with digital and face-to-face initiatives.PCMA Conversation Starters son conversaciones entre pares para conectar, intercambiar conocimientos de forma grupal y mejorar la toma de