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November Educational Program & Annual Meeting

November 5, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm EST

PCMA Southeast Educational Program & Annual Meeting

Join us Tuesday, November 5 for our November Program and Annual Meeting, at the newly renovated Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Ballroom! We’ll hear from a select panel of experienced meeting planners to discuss trending issues within $2.53 trillion the global meetings industry.

Event Schedule:
11:30am – 12:000pm: Registration & Networking
12:00pm – 1:30pm: Lunch, Annual Meeting and Program

REGISTER TO WIN AN ANNUAL PCMA MEMBERSHIP! At this event, we will host a drawing for a PCMA professional membership. Just enter your business card at the registration desk. Must be present to win!

Educational Panel Discussion:  Where is the Hospitality Industry Headed?

Read Planner Panelists & Moderator Bios >>

Planner Panelists:
Akshar Patel: Senior Director of Conventions – Asia American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA)
Kirsten Olean: CAE: Director of Meetings – Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Phelps Hope, CMP: Senior Vice President, Meetings & Expositions – Kellen Company
Nancy Touhill: Director of Meetings & Events – Wireless Infrastructure Association

David McAuley: Director, Washington, D.C. Area Office – Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau


Not in the Atlanta area, But would like to take part in the program? LIVE STREAMING IS AVAILABLE!!

The registration fee is $15. To Register, Click THE REGISTRATION LINK and choose the Live Streaming Option. Once registered, you will receive a link to join the event. **A Special Thanks to our sponsor SHEPARD AV for making the online option possible!**

Note: Live Streaming is for the one-hour Educational Program only.

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339


About the Venue:

Cobb Energy Centre is a premier venue for Broadway shows, ballet, concerts, educational shows, family performances, opera, corporate meetings, and events. Conveniently located in northwest Atlanta, at 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway at Akers Mill Road, adjacent to I-75 inside I-285.


Attire: Business casual

Online Registration fees:
Professional Member: $30.00
Associate Professional Member: $30.00
Supplier Partner Member: $50.00
Associate Supplier Partner Member: $50.00
Faculty Member: $50.00
Student Member: $25.00
Non-Member Planner: $50.00
Non-Member Supplier $75.00
Non-Member Faculty $75.00
Non-Member Student $30.00
** All Onsite Registration prices increase by $15

Non-Member Planners:
We have a limited number of complimentary tickets available for this program!*
Join us to learn more about PCMA and make new connections!
Contact Mary Cline, Director of Membership to claim your ticket. Special thanks to Cobb County Travel & Tourism for sponsoring!
*If you  have already attended one  of our events this year using the complimentary offer from Cobb Travel & Tourism, we look forward to having you join us as a registered guest. Please allow another non-member this complimentary opportunity.


PCMA Southeast is an approved CMP provider. This Program is ending approval for 1:00 clock hours for CMP-IS Domain: Strategic Planning.

Don’t delay! Online registration closes at 5pm on Friday, November 1st. You do not want to miss this PCMA SE Event!



Thank you to our sponsors:





November 5, 2019
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339 United States
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(770) 916-2800
Lisa Kraus GardnerNovember Educational Program & Annual Meeting