State of the Industry 2021

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center 2345 McGee St, Kansas City

Join fellow event professionals as we gather in-person/virtually for the 2021 State of the Industry panel. Support our Chapter as we learn how travel, events, and life are continuing to evolve within our industry.  Our panelists will share their successes and challenges from the early stages of industry recovery and how they are preparing for

Student Insight Series

Avoiding First Job Fails: Lessons Learned the Hard Way Consider this panel the “know before you go” meeting to prepare for your first professional job. Dahlia, Lisa and Cara will share the difficult experiences and failures they lived through so you won’t have to make the same mistakes! Who: Students & those interested in learning

New Member Orientation

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

Past-Presidents Happy New Year Reception!

Please join us for a fun tradition where the chapter's Past Presidents help us ring in the new year and get ready to head off to Convening Leaders. Even if you are not attending Convening Leaders, we'd love for you to attend! The final details of our reception location are still being finalized but please

PCMA Convening Leaders 2022

  PCMA Convening Leaders brings its flagship education and networking event to Las Vegas on January 9-12, 2022. Caesars Entertainment Corp. will host the multi-day event at CAESARS FORUM, a 550,000-square-foot conference center opening in 2022 in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.  Thousands of business events professionals and community leaders from around the

Convening Leaders: Chapter Reception

Harrah's Las Vegas

Come join Heartland Chapter members at our annual Convening Leaders Chapter Reception to kick off the conference. Our receptions will be held on Sunday, January 9th from 4:30-6:00 PM at Harrah's in the Silver room.

Google Suite Tips

  Join presenter Dr. Dale Fisher, Assistant Superintendent for HR, Deerfield Public School District 109, Deerfield, IL for a virtual event on January 18, 2022 at 1:00 pm CDT about Google Tips to Increase Your Productivity and Effectiveness Since its original debut back in 2006, G Suite has quickly evolved to become one of the

Annual Awards & Installation Banquet 2022

  Please plan to attend our Annual Awards & Installation Banquet on February 10, 2022 at the Westin Crown Center. 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm         Registration  - outside of Benton’s Prime (on top floor of the Westin) 5:00 pm - 6:00pm  Reception – Benton’s 6:00 pm -9:00 pm Awards Dinner –

E3 Conference 2022

margaritaville 494 Tan Tar A Drive,, Osage Beach, Missouri 65065, Osage Beach, MO

Plan to join us at Margaritaville Lake Resort in the Lake of the Ozarks, June 12-14, 2022 for the Heartland Chapter’s next E3 Conference: Educate. Engage. Experience. the event will feature discussions about new strategies and techniques that you can immediately integrate into your events. You’ll be joining the best and brightest meeting and event