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 1,300 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 (January 12-16) of educational sessions followed by three days (January 14-16) of open show floor with products from companies all around the country.
PPAI's Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.) 2020 will be held May 6-7. PPAI members and staff will meet 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 2020 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 Product Responsibility Summit offers two full days of education focused on the most-pressing business implications, challenges and opportunities associated with compliance. Facilitated by industry thought leaders and leaders in compliance, this eye-opening event will explore the latest developments, as well as best practices.