On invitation and a scholarship grant from the Professional Conference Management Association (PCMA), PCAAE, represented by its CEO, Octavio B. Peralta, participated in the PCMA Convening Leaders Conference held on January 8-11, 2017 at the Austin Convention Center in Texas, U.S.A. There were over 5,000 participants from 36 countries. Also an attendee and a scholarship beneficiary was PCAAE member, Raysolyn Natividad of the Cement Manufacturers Association of the Philippines (CeMAP).
The conference, an annual event for the business events industry, provided multi-session unique learning experiences filled with inspirational presentations, real-world case studies, peer exchange and access to leading solution providers. The theme of the event was “Designing Collaboration” and featured a programme on how audience behaviours are evolving and where design and collaboration intersect.
PCMA www.pcma.org is the definitive authority in education, business networking and community engagement for leaders in the global meetings, convention and business events industry. With more than 6,500 members and 50,000 customers, PCMA drives innovation through risk-taking, research and data-driven decision- making.