Reception at Convening Leaders

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, PA

Save the date for the Convening Leaders GMC reception at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 6, 2019.

Awards Ceremony & Reception

Bridgeport Art Center, Skyline Loft 1200 W 35th St, Chicago, IL

Join us at the Bridgeport Art Center Skyline Loft on February 7 to celebrate the 2018 GMC Award Winners!

March Educational Program

The Blackstone 636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Register now for our March Educational Program at the Blackstone Hotel in Chicago on March 11, 2019.

Industry Xchange 2019

Alhambra Palace Restaurant 1240 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL

The meetings industry in Chicago is big and bold. Be a part of your meeting community at this year’s Industry Xchange. Join us at the Alhambra Palace Restaurant on Thursday, April 4, 2019 and be part of the most important day in Chicago’s meetings and event industry. This year’s Industry Xchange (IX) will explore today’s most compelling issues and celebrate our industry. It will be a truly unique, exciting and very different experience!

June Educational Program

Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus 2815 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook, IL

Join us on June 13 for our June Educational Program at the Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus.

September Educational Program

Loews Chicago O'Hare 5300 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL

Join us on September 18 for our September Educational Program at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel. We’ll enjoy an expert-led educational session followed by a networking reception.

Annual Signature Event

WhirlyBall Chicago 1825 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL

Join us for GMC PCMA’s Annual Meeting on Thursday, November 7 at 4:00pm followed by the ALL NEW Signature Event at Whirlyball Chicago from 5:00 – 9:00pm.

November Educational Program

Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel 163 E Walton Pl, Chicago, IL

Join us for the November 19 Educational Program at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel.

Annual Leader’s Day

Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel 163 E Walton Pl, Chicago, IL

Join us on November 19 the our Annual Leader's Day at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel.

Holiday Mixer

Swissotel Chicago 323 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL

Join us December 16 for our Holiday Mixer.

GMID 2020 Goes Virtual


Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) is April 14. GMID was created to be an international forum for advocacy, awareness, and celebration for the business events industry. Each year, event professionals from around the world come together to raise the collective voice of our community.

In 2020, GMID will look very different.

2nd Annual GMC PCMA Golf Classic

Itasca Country Club 400 E. Orchard St, Itasca, IL

Join us at the beautiful Itasca Country Club for the 2nd Annual GMC PCMA Golf Classic! This will be a great day of networking and leisure on a mature, championship course. Exceptionally fun to play for anyone from a scrap player to a 30 handicap, and every single hole is postcard worthy! This will be