First Drafts Due: Written Paper & Presentation Slides

December 1, 2019

Please submit your first draft materials.

Photos & Bios Due

January 8, 2020

Our attendees want to know you! Please submit a high-resolution photo of yourself and a brief bio. These will be posted to the PMCA website and published in the trade press. For examples, visit

Topic Summary Due

January 13, 2020

Your topic summary is a great opportunity to pique interest in your presentation. It will be printed in the official program booklet, posted on the PMCA website and published in the trade press. There is no word count requirement. For examples of past topic summaries, visit

Final/Revised Materials Due: Written Paper & Presentation Slides

March 15, 2020

In addition to your final slides, please include any videos, audio clips, additional media, handouts, etc. you will use in your presentation. Videos should be copied on a hard drive rather than relying on a link for streaming.

Beyond the Basics Rehearsal

April 19, 2020

Speakers presenting in the Monday morning Beyond the Basics program should report to the ballroom to set up and run their presentations and demos. Time is TBD.

Production Conference Begins

April 20, 2020

The PMCA 74th Annual Production Conference begins at 8:00 a.m.

Speaker Q&A Due

May 25, 2020

Please use the PMCA uplink to submit your answers to questions collected from the audience.