PAA hosts a variety of networking events statewide and regionally throughout the year to engage all the members of your company. Becoming an active member within the association provides endless opportunities.
Online Speed Business Networking – February 23rd, 2021 This is a great opportunity for Apartment Management Companies to meet suppliers and learn about products and services! Each individual supplier will register for the event and preference which management companies they would like to meet. The event will begin with scheduled five minute sessions where suppliers have the chance to tell you about their product and service. Registration to open towards the middle of January!
Best of Apartment Living – Call to Entry The Best of Apartment Living gives apartment owners and their communities the opportunity to shine and prove that they have what it takes be the ‘Best of Apartment Living! Apartment communities can enter into the program in various categories and have their properties secretly shopped by an industry third-party company. Results are announced at the Awards program. Registrations for apartment communities to participate open in late March.
State Capital Conference – Harrisburg Hilton – May 3rd & 4th This is the opportunity that members can meet their local legislators. This is a two-day event full of meetings with legislators, speakers, and member meetings. Look for this registration to open in April.
Golf Outing – Philadelphia Cricket Club – Monday, June 7th, 2021 This event has been a long tradition with apartment owners and the folks who supply the apartment industry with products and services. PAA will take over two golf courses at the Cricket Club for a golf tournament and fun! Registration to open the first week of May, 2021 for members.
Maintenance Mania – June 30th, 2021 – Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Harrisburg This event brings Service Technicians, Service Technician Supervisors, Property Managers and apartment owners across the state to compete in an individual competition amongst their peers! The technicians will be timed and compete against each other in various skill-based games focused on frequent maintenance issues. Maintenance Mania is sponsored by the National Apartment Association (NAA), Pennsylvania Apartment Association (PAA) and presented by HD Supply, a leading distributor of maintenance and renovation products. Regulations will be posted closer to the date of the event registration which will open in March.
TopGolf – Pittsburgh, July 14th TopGolf is a unique way to play golf. Groups or individuals can play golf. TopGolf has unique technology that allows you to hit a live ball and follow your ball virtually! Unlike on the golf course, music is being played adding to the atmosphere of fun! Even if you don’t ‘play’ golf this is a fun time. Look for registration to open the first week of June.
Summer Breeze Shindig – July 15th - West Chester This is an outdoor happy hour party like no other! PAA will kick-off the Summer Olympics with their own competition with ziplines, axe-throwing, badminton and much more fun. This is a fantastic team-building opportunity event. Oh, did we mention there are treehouses throughout the grounds to kick-back and enjoy the summer breeze! Show your team spirit while having some fun! We will open registration the first week of June.
Golf Outing - Lancaster Country Club – September 27th PAA is very excited to host this outing at the Lancaster Country Club, one of the top golf courses of Pennsylvania! Registration will open the first week of August. Registration will be limited as there is only one course we will be playing. Mark your calendar and don’t miss out on this opportunity!
Best of Apartment Living Awards This event announces the winners for the Best of Apartment Living entries and celebrated is by all members. Winners receive an award for being the ‘Best of Apartment Living’!
PAA Trade Show & Education Conference – October 21st, Valley Forge Casino & Convention Center The Trade Show & Education Conference is a one-day show featuring education for the multifamily industry along with a showroom floor featuring exhibitors that provide products and services for the apartment industry! Look for exhibitor registration to open in March for PAA members and April/May for non-members. Attendee registration to open late spring.
Techno Happy Hour! – December 3rd This event is based around everything technology! A panel discussion with leaders in technology along with booths for technology companies to promote their business. After the technology panel discussion, we will have a happy hour like no other! A ‘silent disco party’! Registration to open the first week of November.
All in-person events that are listed for 2021 will depend upon our current pandemic and ability to host regarding the state of Pennsylvania’s mandates. At any time, an event could be cancelled out of the control for PAA. Your safety is our top concern. Any event prior to the 3rd quarter and an in-person event may not be permitted. If the event is permitted, all safety protocols will be followed and announced prior to the individual event.