The PLA Conference is located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia. Most conference events—including all preconferences and concurrent program sessions—will take place in the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Additional events will be held at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, and other venues as indicated.
Philadelphia is at the center of it all! Easy and affordable to get there, Philadelphia is only 100 miles from New York City and 130 miles from Washington, D.C.
Philadelphia has been ranked as one of the most walkable cities in the nation, but it also has a top-notch mass transit system and more.
Philadelphia has something for everyone. It’s fun, wild, quirky, historic, contemplative, and inspirational all at once. It’s the metropolis that brought the world everything from the Declaration of Independence to The Roots and beyond.