PCPA Annual 2023 Conference

Welcome to the 2023

PCPA Annual Conference!

April 19- 20, 2023 - PCPA Heads of Houses/ Board of Directors
April 20-21, 2023 - PCPA Annual Conference

Venue: The Sanctuary, 965 Anglum Rd, Hazelwood, MO 63042 (15 minutes from the St. Louis airport)

Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites-St. Charles, MO-Old Town 1410 S 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301 Hotel Reservations Link



The PCPA Annual Conference will be held at The Sanctuary in suburban St. Louis, MO. Only 15 minutes from the St. Louis airport for those who will fly and within less than a day’s driving distance for members from across Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Alabama. This high-tech, welcoming space will offer a comfortable venue for learning during keynote speeches, panel discussions, interactive workshops, and networking with publishing and adjunct member colleagues and friends. There will be plenty of food and fellowship, too!


Keynotes & Workshops

Click here to learn more about our dynamic and informative keynote speakers.

Click here to learn more about the 13 (or more!) different workshops we'll be offering at the 2023 Annual Conference. When you register, you'll select one of the offerings in each of the three time slots. And, if you just can’t decide, all who register for this conference will have access to the available workshop recordings after the conference. (a few will be so interactive that they won’t be recorded)


Click here to see the full agenda.

This annual event provides an excellent opportunity to:

  • learn from experts
  • be inspired for the future
  • network with colleagues in similar roles
  • discover new suppliers and potential partners
  • explore the energetic, beautiful, quaint city of St. Charles
  • and much more!


Hotel Accomodations 

We have an excellent group rate of $139+ taxes per night at the new Hampton Inn & Suites only a short walk to Old Town St. Charles.

Click here to make a reservation with our PCPA discounted rate at the Hampton Inn & Suites-St. Charles Old Town.

The deadline for this rate is March 24, 2023 and rooms are available on a first come, first served basis.


Video Recordings:

All who are registered for the Annual Conference will receive links to view the video recordings of the rich line-up of keynote speeches and workshops. We expect that nearly all, if not all, of our presenters will give us permission to record their sessions, but some will be so hands-on and interactive that they won’t be recorded.

In addition, there is a new option to purchase the recordings for your entire staff. Please see the Pricing section below.



  • Early bird special for members by February 10, 2023 is only $139 per person…a $60 per person savings!
  • Early bird Teambuilding Registration for members: The past two+ years have been challenging! Publishing Members who want to use this event as a teambuilding experience and bring 60% or more of their staff will receive a very special discount of only $99 per person! This is $100 off of the regular price! Deadline is February 10, 2023. For more information, please contact PCPA Executive Director Beth Lewis.
  • Regular registration for members by April 3, 2023 is only $199 per person.
  • Regular registration for non-members by April 3, 2023 is only $249 per person.
  • Members only: If you want to purchase access to all of the available keynote and workshop recordings to use for professional development with your entire staff, you may do so for only $799.


After March 17, 2023 there will be no refunds for cancellations however you may substitute another registrant.