Sign Up

Your Profile will be reviewed by Admin
Mar 2018


Google Map

PLA 2018 - Public Library Association



Event Overview:

Plan ahead for PLA 2018! The biennial PLA Conference holds a reputation for excellence as the largest conference devoted to public library professionals. The multi-day event offers nearly 200 top-quality education programs, social events that include author luncheons and networking receptions, and a bustling exhibits hall featuring the latest in products and services.

The PLA Conference is the premier professional development event for public librarians, public library workers, trustees, Friends, library vendors, and others with an interest in public libraries.

About PLA:

The Public Library Association (PLA), with more than 9,000 members, is one of the fastest growing divisions of the American Library Association (ALA), the oldest and largest library association in the world. Founded in 1944, PLA is a member-driven organization that exists to provide a diverse program of communication, publication, advocacy, continuing education, and programming for its members and others interested in the advancement of public library service.

This is a biennial event.

Past Statistics: 99% of Attendees Visit the Exhibits 68% of Attendees Visit the Exhibits Three or More Times 42% of PLA attendees have operating budgets in excess of $1 million 22% of PLA attendees have operating budgets in excess of $5 million
Sponsorship Details:
Interested in sponsoring? Become a PLA Partner when you sponsor an event or conference feature. Your company will receive increased visibility (i.e. signage, acknowledgement in conference materials) at PLA Conference and be recognized by our attendees and members as an integral part of the public library community.


MORE events +

Display Makers +

Promo Makers +

Other Services Providers