Eligibility

Production conference registration is open to anyone in the confectionery industry or its related industries. The technical program is geared toward industry personnel responsible for production, management, R&D, engineering and quality control.

Registration

The attendee registration form should be completed and sent with payment to:

PMCA
2980 Linden Street, Suite E3
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Tel: 610-625-4655
Fax: 610-625-4657

Checks must be in US funds drawn on a US or Canadian bank. MasterCard, Visa and American Express credit cards are accepted. Registrations received by March 19, 2018 will receive a registration acknowledgement. Registrations received after March 19, 2018 may not be acknowledged. Registration forms in both printable and online versions can be found here. On-site registration is available.

Fees

Full registration includes admission to all technical and exhibition events and food and beverage as follows: continental breakfast Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Monday lunch during supplier show and Monday evening reception, Tuesday lunch, Tuesday evening reception and dinner and the 2018 proceedings as available post conference. Monday-only registration includes admission to Monday’s technical and exhibition events and Monday’s continental breakfast, lunch and Monday evening reception.

 Full Registration – per person By March 19th After March 19th
Personnel – PMCA Member Companies $450.00 $500.00
Personnel – Non-Member Companies $675.00 $750.00
Active Faculty Members and Press $350.00 $375.00
Students $145.00 $165.00
Monday Only Registration By March 19th After March 19th
All Industry Personnel $275.00 $295.00

Cancellations received by Monday, March 19, 2018 will be refunded. Otherwise, a $20.00 cancellation fee will be applied.

After March 19, 2018 no refunds will be made. Non-refunded full registrants will receive the conference proceedings in electronic format when produced in the fall. A substitute may be named at any time.

Hotel Reservations

Hotel information will become available in the Fall of 2017.

Registration Desk

Upon arrival, all conference attendees should check in at the registration desk located in the Heritage Ballroom Lobby to pick up their registration badge and conference information. The desk will be open:

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday
3:00 – 6:00 p.m. 7:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Meeting Policies

  • While respecting the right of organizations and individuals to gather as they wish, PMCA discourages any organized meetings or activities which conflict with the technical presentations or any part of the conference program.
  • Attendees MUST turn all cell phones to silent while in the session and meeting rooms.
  • Photography is NOT permitted during any PMCA technical session.
  • Audio or video recording of any PMCA technical session or meeting is strictly prohibited.