GCA 2018 Annual Convention

Annual Convention 2018


Registration & Fees

Cleveland Housing and Transportation

Sponsorship Opportunities 

2018 Speakers

2018 Sponsors



 GCA Annual Convention

September 26-29, 2018 | Cleveland, Ohio

Registration opens end of May 2018


Program Details

Learn, Grow, Connect…and have some fun when the GCA goes to Cleveland for its 77th Annual Convention. We’ll show you why Opportunity Rocks with the GCA! Hear the latest information on greeting card styles and trends, participate in round table discussions with peers, and learn that latest tips and tricks from industry leaders!

Stay tuned for our line-up of greatest hits!

Things to See and Do in Cleveland

Beyond the meeting, there is so much to do during your stay in Cleveland! Click here for more information. We also encourage you to visit Cleveland’s official convention bureau Instagram page, and start thinking about what pictures you’ll take!

Metropolitan at the 9

Located in downtown Cleveland, the Metropolitan at the 9 is the perfect location to explore the city while you are at the GCA Convention. Be sure to reserve your room by Wednesday September 5, 2018 to receive the GCA discounted rate!

Did you know?

Free home mail delivery in the US began in Cleveland in 1862. The first mailman’s uniform was debuted in Cleveland that same year!