PMEA Annual In-Service Conference

2017 PMEA Annual Conference Information – Erie Bayfront Convention Center (Erie, PA)

Mark you calendars now for the  2017 PMEA Annual Conference, April 19-22 in Erie, PA at the Erie Bayfront Convention Center. Throughout this year’s conference,  over 85 professional development sessions will be presented by outstanding clinicians from throughout Pennsylvania and across the country. The 2017 conference will also feature performances by 35 outstanding ensembles from all genres of music and age levels. At least 10 hours of Act 48 continuing education credits will be available. This event will also feature an Urban Music Educators Symposium on Friday, April 21 – stay tuned for further information. Returning this year will be the PMEA Awards Breakfast on Saturday morning, April 22. Admission to the PMEA Awards Breakfast is included in your conference registration however; you will need to indicate your intentions to attend the awards breakfast when registering.

*Be sure to check out the full Tentative Schedule and 2017 Conference Insert.

See any sessions that peak your interest? Volunteer to be a Presider! Deadline to submit the form is Monday, January 30.

Three registration rate periods will be available: Early (until 2/15/17); Regular (2/16 – 4/12/17) and On-site (4/13 and later). Registration rates are as follows (registration will be available in early December):

Hotel Information

PMEA will be utilizing several hotels in the Erie area. Two of the properties are located beside the convention center. They are the:

Additional hotels with PMEA room blocks are the:

Registration Information and Rates

Registration for the 2017 PMEA Annual In-Service Conference is now available!

Three registration rate periods will be available: Early (until 2/15/17); Regular (2/16 – 4/12/17) and On-site (4/13 and later). Registration rates are as follows (registration will be available in early December):

Registration Early Bird Regular On Site
Full Conference       
      PMEA Member  $145.00  $160.00  $175.00
      Collegiate Member  $30.00  $35.00  $45.00
      Retired Member  $10.00  $15.00  $15.00
      Non-Member  $245.00  $260.00  $275.00
 Daily Rate (Thursday or Friday)  $80.00  $90.00  $100.00
 Family Members/MS/HS Students (Call PMEA Office for details)  $30.00  $40.00  $45.00

2017 PMEA Annual In-Service Conference Registration Form 

2017 PMEA Annual In-Service Conference Registration Policies