Meetings and conventions are important to the Columbus community. As the majority of travel around the country is currently on hold, Columbus has ensured proper health and safety protocols are in place, including a citywide mask requirement and many of Columbus’ vibrant businesses, including restaurants, attractions, shops and more, have safely reopened and are ready to welcome residents and visitors alike.


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Columbus, the 14th largest city in the United States as well as the fastest-growing city in the Midwest, is a smart and open community with a dynamic convention package that can fit the needs of any group. Located within a one-day drive or one-hour flight from more than half of the U.S. population, Columbus is easily accessible for all. Learn More.

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  • 1.8 million sq. ft.
  • 373,000 sq. ft. contiguous exhibit space
  • 75 meeting rooms
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By 2022:

  • 5,000+ hotel rooms downtown
  • 2,700 hotel rooms connected/adjacent to Greater Columbus Convention Center
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  • 40+ nonstop destinations
  • 150+ daily departures
  • 10 minutes from downtown


PCMA Convening Leader January 8-11, 2023Columbus is proud to have been selected to host PCMA’s Convening Leaders in 2023. Known as one of the nation’s most creative, forward-thinking and exciting cities, we look forward to showing thousands of attendees how Columbus is transforming meetings.

See how we showed attendees of ASAE’s 2019 Annual Meeting & Exposition that more is possible in Columbus, and find out what to expect during Convening Leaders 2023. 

Will your group be next?

Contact us or submit an RFP now.


No matter where you are in your planning process, our highly skilled team of dedicated professionals is here to make your next meeting, conference, trade show or event in Columbus a success.