Sep 20 / 2016

7 Sessions you don't want to miss at the Pa. Women's Conference

On Oct. 6, the highly anticipated Pennsylvania Conference for Women will gather some of the country’s biggest names to talk…

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Aug 24 / 2016

13th Annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women

The Pennsylvania Convention center will host the 13th annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women on Oct.6. Nearly 9,000 will attend this day of networking,…

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Aug 23 / 2016

$10 million conference for Women in Engineering coming to PCC

The world's largest conference of female engineers will land in Philadelphia in October, and bring an estimated economic impact of at least $10.1…

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Aug 17 / 2016

Philadelphia hospitality industry’s $500 million summer

Philadelphia's hospitality industry had a gangbusters summer this year. A $500 million summer, that is, due in part to the Democratic National Convention…

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Aug 10 / 2016

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…

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July 23 / 2016

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…

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July 6 / 2016

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…

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June 8 / 2016

When, where is the 2016 Democratic National Convention?

The Democratic National Convention this July is expected to attract more than 50,000 people to the Philadelphia region for the four-day event.…

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June 7 / 2016

Wizard World Comic Con draws thousands of 'big nerds'

Wizard World Comic Con drew tens of thousands of fans, many of them in costume as a wide range of comic-book and anime characters. After waiting…

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June 2 / 2016

"Green Team" launched at Pennsylvania Convention Center

The Pennsylvania Convention Center (PCC) has launched a "Green Team" to complement its existing core of sustainability programs.

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June 1 / 2016

Wizard World Comic Con returns to Pennsylvania Convention Center

Pop culture fans will be able to meet their heroes at Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia that gets underway Thursday afternoon at the Pennsylvania…

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May 18 / 2016

Convention Center to dedicate theater to Michael Nutter

Pennsylvania Convention Center officials will name the facility's multipurpose theater after the former mayor of Philadelphia, whose second…

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