• PMCA's Annual Production Conference, now in its 70th year, is a premier technical conference for the confectionery and related industries. It is held in beautiful Lancaster, PA and attracts several hundred attendees. A supplier exhibition, educational sessions featuring live demos and audience tasting samples, an interactive chocolate workshop and many networking opportunities are all part of the experience.

  • Rotate through interactive stations featuring live demos and tasting samples. Learn about cocoa origins, chocolate processing, then roll up your sleeves and participate in hand-tempering, enrobing, moulding and truffle-making fun!

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016, during the annual production conference

  • Gain experience on balancing the art and technical aspects of producing a variety of chocolate centers. Practice skills and techniques learned in class through hands-on work.

    "I had a ball and learned a ton! The course exceeded my expectations and the instructors were fantastic!" Student – 2012 PMCA Premium Chocolate Centers Course

 PMCA is an international association that enhances the companies and careers of confectionery and snack professionals through inspired learning and the building of long-term personal connections, which empowers our members to create products that bring people joy.

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