2017 Global Meetings Industry Day

Event Details:

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Sphinx on K
1315 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20005

Registration: 2:00 pm
Program: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Reception and Rally: 6:00 - 7:00 pm

On April 6, meetings and events professionals all around the world will come together to showcase the real impact that business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions have on communities, business and local economies.

The meetings & conventions industry contributes more than $280 billion to the national economy and puts another $88 billion back into the economy through federal, state and local taxes.

Speakers for this year's event include:

  • Erik Hansen, Vice President of Government Relations, U.S. Travel Association
  • Terence Donnelly,CMP, Vice President, Sales, Experient
  • Thomas "TJ" Maloney, Senior Director of Government Affairs, Marriott International
  • Marcus Eng, CMP, Meeting Manager, American Public Transportation Association
  • Nancy DeBrosse, CMP, Senior VP Strategic Account Management, Experient
  • Seth Turner, Director of Citizen Engagement, Congressional Management Foundation
  • Johnnie White, MBA, CAE, CMP, Senior Director, Global Education, Meetings, and Strategic Partnerships, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery


The Sphinx on K is located two blocks from the McPherson Square metro. There are three parking garages within one block of the event: 1225 Eye Street NW, 1201 Eye Street NW, and 1201 NY Ave NW.

** PCMA Capital Chapter Members with a 2017 All Access Education Pass – you are automatically registered for this event by staff. Do NOT register again.

Cancellation Policy: 

Registrants may cancel up to 7 business days before the event for a full refund, minus a $10 administration fee. Cancellation must be in writing and sent to pcmainfo@ascent-management.com. Substitutions are accepted. If you do substitute, please include the following information: 
  • Email Address
  • First Name 
  • Last Name
  • Designations
  • Job Title
  • Preferred/Badge Name
  • Company Name
  • Address
  • Phone

Event Details
2017 Global Meetings Industry Day
April 6, 2017
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sphinx on K
1315 K Street, NW
Washington, DC