Being Black in the Business Events Industry: A Community Conversation Series

This event has passed. View the recording here: Bold & Brave: Telling Our Stories Please join the GMC PCMA Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Task Force on Thursday, August 20, 2020 from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm for the first in a series of educational events titled “Being Black in the Business Events Industry”. Our

Virtual Happy Hour

Join us every other Thursday via zoom to catch up with your GMC PCMA community! Every Other Thursday at 4pm Central time. *Please use your real name to be entered into the room.* Email for more information. Add to  Google Calendar    Outlook Calendar (.ics)   Yahoo Calendar Meeting URL: Meeting ID: 596 184 969  

Student Insight Series: Emerging from COVID

Join PCMA Chapters in our new collaborative Student Insight Series where students and young professionals from across North America can learn from a panel of established industry experts. 

Quarterly Education Webinar: The Business Events Story

Join us on September 10th as we continue our conversation with industry stakeholders to share lessons learned and insights for the future of business events.  What has changed since June? What is anticipated for the remainder of 2020 and looking into 2021? How are meetings being transformed and planned for the future? If you are

Authentic Answers to Uncomfortable Questions

This session has passed. Please view the recording below:   Authentic Answers to Uncomfortable Questions asks uncomfortable questions about and around the implications of race in the hospitality industry. As the workplace often reflects the values of society and culture, this webinar will divulge into specific experiences and explore views from three event professionals

Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Lunch & Learn – Bold & Brave: How Did We Get Here? Bold & Brave: How Did We Get Here?  The Past, Present & Future of Racial Justice in America - and in the Meetings, Events and Hospitality Industry Please join the Inclusion, Diversity & Equity Task Force for our next webinar “Bold & Brave: How Did We Get Here?  The Past, Present & Future of

November Quarterly Education Webinar

Multiple Locations and Online   Join us on November 10th for the GMC PCMA Quarterly Education Event in collaboration with Association Forum Meeting Professional SIG! The theme of revive, resilience, rejuvenate, will have three TED-Style type talks. One focused on How PCMAHQ is shifting Convening Leaders to an Omni-Channel event; One focused on diversity and inclusion; and One

IDE Lunch & Learn: Millennials in the Movement   How younger generations are pushing the Black Lives Matter Movement forward, and what that means for the business events industry.  Join the GMC PCMA Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Task Force's resident millennials (Morgan Prewitt, CMP, and Alli Shebek, DMCP) for a conversation on the racial justice movement from the younger generation's perspective. The


Register for PCMA U and hear from some of PCMA's 20 in Their Twenties Class of 2021! As a Student or Young Professional, you probably have a lot of questions about the industry, your future career, and more. Register today and submit your questions to get the answers you're looking for. PCMA U will be

GMC Virtual Fall Student Day

Our industry is ever-changing so join GMC PCMA for a Virtual Student Day focusing on virtual platforms and the reality of hybrid events moving forward! Laura Welsh, Chief Executive Officer at Conference Solutions, will lead the discussion focusing on the growing new opportunities in our industry. Students can emphasize the synergy of their skillsets focusing

Virtual Holiday Mixer

Grab your drink of choice and join us as we wave goodbye to 2020!   Wear your most creative ugly sweater and you could win a fabulous prize - hint the GMC PCMA Board of Directors are the judges :)   The festivities will include Jingo de la Rosa, a local artist from Indy, teaching

Joint Education with IAEE Chicago

Renaissance Schaumburg

COLLABORATED & EMPOWERED BY: IAEEMWC & PCMA GMC are spinning the hottest tracks of summer! Collaborate with your peers at our (7) round table, sizzling, hot topics. This meeting won’t miss a beat! Breakout Session Hot Topics Delivering BIG while understaffed with limited resources F&B trends in meetings & exhibit floor drivers Reimaging your event