University of Pittsburgh
Conference Services Manager
10:00am – 11:00am
From catering to technology needs, the University of Pittsburgh offers comprehensive conference and event-planning services to groups of all sizes. The University of Pittsburgh’s beautiful meeting and conference facilities include the University Club, Alumni Hall, the William Pitt Union, the Petersen Events Center, and the O’Hara Student Center, just to name a few. Pitt’s campus offers easy access to the many attractions – arts, dining, shopping and sports among them – of the most exciting sections of Pittsburgh, including downtown, the South Side, and Pitt’s own neighborhood of Oakland, the city’s cultural heart. Nearby Schenley and Frick parks offer hundreds of acres for outdoor recreation.
Manager of Special Events
11:30am – 1:30pm (includes lunch)
PNC Park was not built just for baseball! Its wealth of entertainment opportunities makes it a perfect venue for all kinds of events and meetings. PNC Park has successfully hosted concerts, seminars, corporate meetings, trade shows, wedding rehearsals and receptions, holiday and birthday parties, bar and bat mitzvahs, fundraisers, employment expos, cocktail receptions and more.
Special thanks to our sponsors, PNC Park for hosting lunch!
Heinz History Center
Director of Events
1:45pm – 2:45pm
With more than 25 years of event planning experience, Maura prides herself on customizing events based on individual’s needs. Creative and flexible when planning events, Maura’s goal is to make sure every client leaves the History Center happy, as evidenced by the high volume of repeat customers. From a 25-person retreat to a 2,500 full-facility wedding reception or corporate gathering, the History Center can accommodate events of every size and style with a wide array of room options.
City Tour & Scenic Overlook
2:45pm – 4:00pm
Before heading back to the headquarter hotel, we will be treated to a tour of Pittsburgh with a stop at a scenic overlook.