Student Insight Series

The PCMA Student Insight Series aims to expose students to different aspects of the Business Events Industry and perspectives of working professionals at all career levels. This month’s topic: “Negotiating


Hyatt Regency New Orleans 601 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, LA

PCMA EduCon 2022 will be hosted at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans on June 5–8, 2022, and streaming LIVE from wherever you call home. Complete with top-notch programming, non-stop

Boost your Performance with Better Brain Health

Boost Your Performance   Is stress or anxiety affecting your performance at work or personal life?  Do you want to strengthen your decision-making skills?  Are you struggling to find the

New Member Orientation (Q3)

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

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

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

CMP Virtual Study Group – Fall 2022

The PCMA Gulf States Chapter is forming a study group for anyone accepted to sit for future CMP Exams. We will be starting the course on Wednesday, September 7, meeting on Wednesday nights. The course will run every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CDT until November 11.

Experts on Demand – Enhancing Your Team with Independent Planners & Industry Professionals

For years, contractors and independent planners have been a large part of the business events industry. As the industry recovers, staffing levels are still low, the workforce is limited, causing associations and corporations to look to these highly experienced freelance planners to assist with everything from registration, onsite support, full-service planning, and even sponsorship sales

Jingle Mingle Austin Holiday Celebration

Thompson Austin 506 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX

Central Texas Meetings & Events Industry Holiday Reception Tuesday, December 6, 2022 | 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thompson Austin Bayberry Room by Wax Myrtle's - 4th Floor Registration: $65 Per

Jingle Mingle Holiday Celebration with IAEE DFW

Texican Court Hotel | Two Mules Cantina 501 W. Las Colinas Blvd, Irving, TX

In partnership with IAEE DFW Join us for the annual Jingle Mingle event benefitting IAEE DFW's Chapter Charity, North Texas Food Bank Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 4:00-7:00pm. Texican Court

2023 PCMA Convening Leaders

Greater Columbus Convention Center 400 N High Street, Columbus, OH

Join us Jan. 8-11, 2023, when PCMA Convening Leaders brings its flagship education and networking event to Columbus, Ohio — Experience Columbus will host PCMA’s education and networking event at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

Chapter Reception at Convening Leaders

Hilton Columbus 402 North High Street, Columbus, OH

Kick off Convening Leaders and celebrate with your Gulf States colleagues and friends.