McLean, VA (December 9, 2019) – HCEA is pleased to announce their annual conference, HCEAConnect, will take place August 15th – 19th, 2020, at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC.

President Jeannie Wert is excited as the planning for this annual event gets underway, “HCEA brings together healthcare exhibiting corporations, association meeting planners, and our industry partners to share the latest trends and best practices; and we are thrilled to bring our conference back to the Nation’s Capital, especially during such an pivotal period in our Nation’s history. Washington, DC has so much to offer our meeting attendees, and we are thrilled to incorporate that energy and excitement into our largest face-to-face event planned for the 2020 year.”

Full program details for HCEAConnect in August will be released in the forthcoming weeks. HCEA is currently accepting registrations for their half-day program, HCEAinnovate, to be held March 29, 2020 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas in conjunction with EXHIBITORLIVE 2020.

To find out more about HCEA membership, HCEAConnect, and HCEAinnovate, please visit

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Media Contact: Michael Rosenberg, Managing Director, HCEA, phone 703.442-2081, email