General Conference Information

//General Conference Information
General Conference Information 2018-09-05T13:51:08+00:00

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

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 25, 2019 will receive a registration acknowledgement. Registrations received after March 25, 2019 may not be acknowledged. Registration forms in both printable and online versions will be available closer to the conference. 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.. 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 25th After March 25th
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 25th After March 25th
All Industry Personnel $275.00 $295.00

Cancellations received by Monday, March 25, 2019 will be refunded. Otherwise, a $50.00 cancellation fee will be applied.

After March 25, 2019 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 2018.

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.