Dates to Remember:

October 1, 2015:
Registration opens for the 2016 Conference. Take advantage of the lower rates by registering early!

Call for Presenters Opens:
Consider sharing your knowledge with other PDS customers. Presenters are eligible for conference registration discounts.

December 1, 2015:
Last day for the "Early Bird" discount
on conference registration rates.

April 19, 2016:
Last day for the room discount
at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina.

May 10-13, 2016:
2016 PDS UGA Conference held at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina in Tampa Bay, Florida!

What our attendees say...

I greatly enjoyed the conference. I love seeing all the PDS employees and users that I've seen/met over the last five years. Those connections mean a lot."

Tiffany Lyons

Be The Match/NMDP

Great conference -- so much opportunity to learn so much more about the system and see how other clients are using it. Great job!"

Ivy Kiel


2016 Conference Location

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

The PDS User Group Association (UGA) Steering Committee is pleased to announce the location for our 2016 UGA conference. The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina in Tampa Bay, Florida, will host our 4-day conference event starting at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 and ending at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016.

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina
700 S Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: (813) 221-4900

To reserve a room for the PDS UGA 2016 Conference

We've negotiated a reduced room rate of $159 (plus taxes, currently 12%). If you join the Marriott Rewards program, your internet access at the hotel will be free. As a note, we’ve completely filled our discounted government room block.

If you'd prefer to make reservation by phone, call 1-877-622-3140.

See the Conference Highlights page for details on the conference agenda! Hopefully you are already thinking about how you'll justify your attendance to this education-packed event! It is no coincidence that our strongest users are the ones who regularly participate in our conference events. Nothing takes the place of the networking that occurs when we gather as a collaborative group!