The Regional Association Council (RAC) Leadership Development Workshop focuses on developing future regional leaders and enhancing relationships between the regional nonprofit associations in the promotional products industry. This annual event provides regional association leaders with comprehensive training and networking opportunities—the peer-to-peer interaction fosters and enhances relationships among all the regional associations.
The industry's largest trade show provides the opportunity to see thousands of promotional products and more than 1,200 exhibitors. The PPAI Expo serves as the launch pad for the year, with new events and products every year. This 5-day event includes two days of educational sessions followed by three days of open show floor with products from companies all around the country.
Join Us! Promotional Products work! Week is an industry-wide event dedicated to celebrating the power of promotional products and the value they create. This annual event serves as a cornerstone for recognizing the importance of working with promotional professionals, while creating awareness for promotional products as a powerful and effective advertising and marketing medium.
PPAI's Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.) 2019 will be held May 15-16. PPAI members and staff met with senators, congressional representatives and their legislative staffs on Capitol Hill to discuss legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. L.E.A.D. delivers information about the strength of the promotional products industry straight to Capitol Hill.
Expo East brings the PPAI Expo experience to the Northeast. More ideas, more products, more vendors and more energy make the successor to Promotions East a must-attend event. This 3-day event includes one day of educational sessions, followed by two days of open show floor with thousands of products. New events and products are added every year, so don't miss out. At Expo East attendees will see more products, get more education and find more opportunities.
The industry’s foremost conference for professional women who share a common vision to achieve success. A knowledge community of the industry’s best and brightest women. WLC 2019 is an opportunity to network with other women in the promotional products industry. This 3-day event includes live education to learn from industry experts while earning credits toward certification.
The SPARK Conference is THE event for young professionals in the promotional products industry. Young professionals are the largest portion of the workforce in America and this is where you can build your network, learn how to lead, and share ideas. Participants will have the opportunity to become engaged, educated, and connected with topics specific to the beginning stages of a successful career in the promotional products industry.
The PPAI North American Leadership Conference (NALC) delves into the most relevant, top-of-mind business issues and ideas impacting the promotional products industry with an emphasis on networking events, leadership development, strategic foresight, emerging business issues, trends and best practices. PPAI offers live education sessions to help attendees get a few steps closer to earning their certification.
The PPAI Tech Summit delves into the most relevant, top-of-mind technology issues, challenges and ideas impacting the promotional products industry. It is designed for IT professionals, decision makers and executives responsible for their organization’s technology environment. PPAI live education provides opportunities to learn from industry experts while earning credit toward certification.