GMID 2022

Vancouver Convention Centre 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia

Join us for the Global Meetings Industry Day at the Vancouver Convention Centre on Thursday, April 7th. HOW BIG TECH FOSTERS DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION with Special Guest, Kati Quigley - Senior Director, Global Industry Marketing at Microsoft AGENDA 8:30-9:30 – Registration, Breakfast, Networking 9:30-9:45 – Welcome Announcement, Thank our Sponsors (Claire Smith) 9:45-10:30 – Kati

Cold Drinks, Hot Topics

The Flying Whale Waterfront Café at FlyOver Canada 999 Canada Place - Suite 201, Vancouver, British Columbia

PCMA Canada West Presents: Cold Drinks, Hot Topics! Calling all Tourism & Hospitality Professionals: Explore ways to navigate the current job market and find balance within the powershift. It's an exciting time within the industry - let's talk about it! Join us to discuss the following topics: An employer's perspective – Attracting new talent and

See the Forest through the Trees: Find your stride with Nature’s Boardroom

Westin Bayshore H2 Kitchen & Bar 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia

As event professionals, our industry has experienced more disruption than any other since the beginning of the pandemic. We are now faced with how to re-build with fewer resources. But do we want to go back to the way it was? Join us in the forest with Nature’s Boardroom to breathe, connect, and contemplate. In

Drag Me to the Tool Shed

Tool Shed Brewing Company 801 30 St NE #9, Calgary, Alberta

It’s Pride Month in Calgary! Join us on Thursday, September 29th, when we are turn the Tool Shed Tasting Room into a runway. With performances by the talented Misty Meadows, the Owner of Tool Shed Brewing, Graham Sherman, will share the story of his entrepreneurial journey, highlighting the importance of adaptability, resiliency, and collaboration. Celebrating

SPARK 2022

Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre 1000 Burrard St, Vancouver, British Columbia

Join us for SPARK 2022 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre on Tuesday, November 8th. with Special Guest, Meg Fasy - Founder, FazeFWD & eventsGIG AGENDA: 8:30-9:00 – Registration, Breakfast, Networking 9:00-9:15 – Welcome Announcement, Sponsor Thank You 9:15-10:00 – Meg Fasy Speaks, Q&A 10:00-10:30 – Networking, Coffee Break & Departure PRICING: Students - $10

Mistletoe & Margaritas – Calgary Holiday Party

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre 136 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta

Join PCMA Canada West, MPI GCC & ILEA Calgary for a holiday celebration! Learn more and register - space is limited. 'Tis the season, and this year three great organizations are teaming up for one spectacular holiday celebration! Join MPI GCC, ILEA Calgary, and PCMA Canada West Chapter in the CTCC Exhibition Hall Pre-function for

Nog & Cane – Vancouver Holiday Party

JW Marriott Parq Vancouver 39 Smithe Street, Vancouver, BC

Limited to 250 tickets, Nog & Cane: The Vancouver Event Industry Holiday Social for PCMA Canada West, ILEA Vancouver and MPI BC Chapter, returns in 2022 as an intimate cocktail party in the Fairview Ballroom at the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver. A chance to reconnect with colleagues after two years of uncertainty, while celebrating the

PCMA Canadian Chapter Reception

Hyatt Regency Columbus 350 N High Street, Columbus, OH

Join us, PCMA Canada West and Canada East, at the Canadian Chapter Reception during Convening Leaders 2023.  DATE: Sunday, January 8, 2023 TIME: 5-6PM PRICING: Students - FREE Members - FREE Non-Members - $35 LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Columbus, Franklin B Room REGISTER HERE!

MEET THE VENUE: The Commons at ATCO Park

The Commons at ATCO Park 5302 Forand St SW, Calgary, Alberta

Join us for MEET THE VENUE at the The Commons at ATCO Park on Tuesday, March 14th. PCMA Canada West, ILEA Calgary and MPI Greater Calgary Club are collaborating to


Goodco. Bar 965 Granville Street, Vancouver, British Columbia

The theme for #GMID23 is #MeetingsMatter and what better way to celebrate the return of our Meetings, Events, & Conferences than gathering with our industry colleagues. Please join us for a Strictly Social Networking Event and experience the Goodco. Bar and entertainment venue. Light bites and one drink ticket are included with your registration fee. Registration Fees*


Aroma 405 20th St E, Saskatoon, SK

Join PCMA Canada West for our first Spring Happy Hour in Saskatoon! You're invited to an industry happy hour at Aroma on Tuesday, May 16th from 4pm to 6pm. Light snacks and one beverage will be provided, as well as, a prize giveaway with a chance to win one (1) PCMA membership - valued at


MEET THE VENUE: Slate Vancouver

Slate Vancouver 670 Smithe St, Vancouver, British Columbia

Join PCMA Canada West for our first "Meet the Venue" series in Vancouver! Join us on Tuesday, May 16th for our first Meet the Venue series. A one of a kind opportunity to showcase unique venues in Vancouver and network with your peers. Aside from networking, channel your inner child and play a game of