Events

Aug 21 \ Aug 24

American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting & Exposition

Aug 28

Your Wedding Experience Presented by David Tutera

Sep 1 \ Sep 4

American Political Science Association

Sep 6 \ Sep 11

ACN/GE Planning Event 2016

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News

Aug10

Pennsylvania Convention Center contributes to rise in hospitality jobs

The city’s hospitality industry had about 72,800 jobs in June, an increase of nearly 5 percent over last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The preliminary figures represent the most jobs held in hospitality in a single month in more than a decade.

Jul23

Road to the White House leads through Philadelphia

Philadelphia is expected to make history as it welcomes thousands of visitors for one of the nation’s most significant political conventions. An estimated 50,000 attendees are expected to turn out for the Democratic National Convention, which will be held Monday through Thursday at the Wells Fargo Center and the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

Jul6

Q&A: Pennsylvania Convention Center’s John J. McNichol

Thanks to Pope Francis, the Philadelphia region has received its fair share of international attention in the past year. It will continue this month when the Democratic National Convention comes to town. Looming large in all of this is Drexel Hillnative John J. McNichol.