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Jul25

Pennsylvania Convention Center Announces Exhibitor Rights Expansion Under Extended 10-Year Labor Agreement

Building on a shared commitment to the success of the Pennsylvania Convention Center, facility leaders and their show floor trade partners announced today the signing of a labor agreement extension that builds on the competitive work rules and expanded exhibitor rights that were first put in place in a groundbreaking agreement that was approved in May 2014.

Jul25

How Pennsylvania's new labour deal will impact exhibitions

Pennsylvania Convention Center management has announced a 10-year labour agreement extension that means customers can now erect and breakdown their own exhibition stands regardless of size.

The extension agreement builds on a deal first approved in May 2014, with the new exhibitor rights going into effect 1 August, 2019. 

Jul25

At Pa. Convention Center, labor leaders agree to end a key practice, betting it’ll mean more work

Starting in August, leaders of the four labor unions contracted to set up shows at the Pennsylvania Convention Center will end a long-standing job

Jul25

How Pennsylvania’s new labour deal will impact meetings

Pennsylvania Convention Center management has announced a 10-year labour agreement extension that means customers can now erect and breakdown their own exhibition stands regardless of size.

Jul24
Mar6

Why Pittcon, and its $14.6M impact, is coming back to Philadelphia

Pittcon hasn't been in Philadelphia since it first came in 2013. It's coming back this year and at least two more years beyond 2020, and its return is thanks to major changes the city's undergone.

Mar4

Help wanted: Four Seasons Philadelphia to hold job fair to hire 500+

The much-awaited Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Technology Center is looking to fill over 500 jobs as it prepares for its summer opening.

The 219-room hotel will hold a two-day job fair on March 25 and 26 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Room 115 A-B at the Pennsylvania Convention Center to fulfill officials' 2018 goal of adding over 500 jobs during a "big mass hire."

Feb20

Think spring with a trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show

There is no better place to end the winter doldrums than the annual Philadelphia Flower Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. This year's theme is "Flower Power."

Feb20

Philadelphia Auto Show's Black Tie Tailgate supports CHOP

Each year, the Philadelphia Auto Show hosts a Black Tie Tailgate gala to support Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

 

Feb13

2 life sciences conventions making Phila. comebacks after years-long hiatuses

Two life sciences conventions are making their way back to Philadelphia after years-long hiatuses.

In one month, thousands of professionals in the life sciences industry, academia and government agencies will make their way to Philadelphia for the Pittcon convention, which hasn't been held in the city since 2013.