Join us for the SPARK Conference July 17-19, 2019! SPARK is original conference designed by young professionals for young professionals in the promotional products industry. SPARK delivers education and networking opportunities for 80 practitioners who are at the beginning stages of their careers in the promotional products industry. Delivering a unique take on education in the industry, SPARK moves through different locations throughout the host city, giving attendees a feel for Charlotte, showcasing presentations in fresh environments and creating opportunities to network and collaborate. The conference’s programming focused on creating an educational event that has a positive impact on attendees, getting them to think creatively and helping them network and learn from their peers. For more information beyond registration, please check out our event site.
To register for any of PPAI's live education events, individuals must be listed the company roster of a business in The PPAI Directory. Each registration requires an individual login. For assistance logging in, contact Membership at 888-426-7724 ext. 3900 or email Membership@ppai.org.
Who may attend this event?
To be eligible to attend any PPAI event, you must be a PPAI Member or Associate, meaning you own or are employed by a company that manufactures, imports or resell promotional products.
5 Points will be added to your transcript after the SPARK Conference has been completed.
The 2019 program begins Wednesday July 17-Friday July 19, 2019. There will be a post-event option to stay for the community service event to donate your time and give back to the local community.
In order to accommodate as many companies and diverse ideas as possible, there will be a maximum of three attendees per company. Please email Jody if you would like to wait list additional staff members.
Member price - $495
Nonmember price - $645
Privacy By registering for the conference you agree to have your basic information published on the official attendee list and to have your photo taken at the event. Please contact PPAI should you wish to be removed.
Questions Regarding Registration Please call Jody Mello at 972-258-3026
Questions Regarding Membership Please call 888-I-AM-PPAI (426-7724) or e-mail PPAI Membership.
Does my registration fee include hotel room?
Hotel rooms are not included. Attendees are responsible for hotel rooms in addition to their SPARK registration fee. A reduced hotel room rate will be available for attendees, the rate will be updated in the near future.
Cancellations must be received in writing prior to June 16, 2019 and are subject to a $150 processing fee. Refunds will be processed within 30 days after the conference. Refunds will not be granted after June 16, 2019 nor will they be given for no-shows.
Cancellations must be received in writing prior to Friday, June 14, 2019 and are subject to a $150 processing fee. Refunds will be processed within 30 days after the cancellation. Refunds will not be granted after June 14th nor will they be given for no-shows. Please email cancellations to Jody Mello.
For the agenda, hotel registration and sponsor list, please check out our event site.