Monthly Archives: February 2023


KILLYLEAGH, NORTHERN IRELAND, 06 February 2023 — PCMA today opened registration for Convening EMEA, taking place in one of most sustainable cities in the world, Copenhagen, from 20 – 22, September 2023. PCMA also announced the opening keynote speakers Nathan Furr and Susannah Harmon Furr, authors of The Upside of Uncertainty: A Guide to Finding Possibility in the Unknown, which was named #2 in Forbes Best Business Books of 2022. Convening EMEA is an omnichannel event offering digital and in-person participation for business event professionals and creatives to share learnings and collaborate to build a stronger future for the global business events community. In-person registration offers delegates an allaccess pass to the educational conference held at the Bella Center Copenhagen, as well as social activities and an opportunity to explore Copenhagen with a plethora of exploration tours on offer. Convening EMEA, expected to be a sell-out meeting, aims to bring over 500+ global industry leaders together for the flagship event in aim of building a stronger future for the global business events community. With this mission at the heart of the programme Nathan and Susannah aim to demonstrate how the global business events industry can turn uncertainty into a force of good. “We have co-authored a book called the Upside of Uncertainty. It’s a guidebook for finding possibility in the unknown. We live in uncertain times, but the good news is there are tools for having courage and resilience in finding possibility even when it feels frightening. We are so excited to workshop these tools in Copenhagen” said Nathan and Susannah Furr. “The planning for this year’s Convening EMEA is fully underway, and we are very excited about how the programme looks thus far. In addition, we cannot wait to unfold our beautiful Copenhagen and share with the PCMA participants all our favourite parts of the city. Whether a boat trip, our sustainability walk through Tivoli Gardens, a visit to the multifunctional BLOX building, or any of the other tours and social evenings, we have planned, participants will experience first-hand what a sustainable, liveable and welcoming city Copenhagen is,” said Kit Lykketoft, Director of Convention, Wonderful Copenhagen 2/2 Registration and further details and registration are available at