PLA Conference 2018

Public Library Association Annual Conference and Expo

20 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
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Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia / Pennsylvania / United States of America

Public Library Association Annual Conference and Expo is the premier professional development event for public libraries, featuring the latest in publications, media, technology, equipment, services, and supplies. PLA Conference is a targeted opportunity to connect with decision makers throughout the public library world. This 5 days event is being organized by Public Library Association (PLA). The venue of this event is Pennsylvania Convention Center which is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America. The event will be held from 20 March 2018, Tuesday to 24 March 2018, Saturday. PLA Conference 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to library sector from the leading exhibitors. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 400. Over 10,000 visitors are expected at this event. Visitor profile of this event includes public librarians, public library workers, trustees, friends, library vendors. The frequency of PLA Conference is biennial (every two years).


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  Address : 1101 Arch Street

  City : Philadelphia, PA

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 215-418-4700

  Website : Click here for venue website

Pennsylvania Convention Center

Pennsylvania Convention Center is one of the largest convention centers in the nation with more than 1 million useable square feet of exhibit space. The center is designed to accommodate different size nad types of conventions, exhibitions, conferences and other events. Pennsylvania Convention Center hosts over 250 events annualy, ranging from internationally-attended conventions to regional company retreats.


20 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
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Public Library Association (PLA)

Founded in 1944, Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is a member-driven organization, providing a diverse program of communication, publication, advocacy, continuing education, and programming for its members and others interested in the advancement of public library service.

Address: 50 E Huron

City: Chicago, IL

Country: United States of America

Phone: 1-800-545-2433 x5PLA

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Event at a glance

  Start Date 20 March 2018, Tuesday
  End Date 24 March 2018, Saturday
  Countdown 3 days to go
  Category Education, Training
  Venue Pennsylvania Convention Center
  City Philadelphia, PA
  State Pennsylvania
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Public Library Association (PLA)
  Web Site Click for official website
  Frequency Biennial
  Visitors 10,000+
  Exhibitors 400+
  Open to Trade visitors
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