Calendar of Events

Learning & Networking

PACA members have the opportunity to develop relationships with industry peers at PACA-sponsored meetings, mixers and events.

PACA holds an annual meeting each fall, which serves as the organization’s business meeting and features updates from state agencies, board elections, awards presentations and outstanding keynote speakers.  The Summer Summit is PACA's executive retreat featuring presentations, networking opportunities and the annual golf outing and sporting clays tournament.


Other meetings are held periodically on an as-needed basis.  Continue to check our calendar to view a list of all upcoming events, certifications, committee meetings, etc.


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Upcoming Events

Below is a complete list of upcoming events.  Each item indicates whether the event is open to the entire industry or PACA members only.

There may be multiple pages of events, so please sure to click on the dots at the bottom of the calendar to advance pages.

Event date: 2/22/2018 Export event
Kallie ADMIN Kline

PACA Safety Conference

Formerly known as the Spring Thaw


Toftrees Golf Resort
1 Country Club Lane
State College, PA 16803


Who Should Attend:

  • Plant safety personnel
  • All mining engineers
  • Plant operations supervisors
  • Contractor supervisors

Benefits of Attending

  • Six (6) hours of refresher training
  • Hear new approaches to training issues
  • Legal implications of actions
  • Peer discussions

Key Topics

  • Managing Contractors on Site
  • Behavioral Based Safety
  • Effective Crisis Management
  • Diesel Particulate Management
  • Use of Rock Mechanics
  • Legally Sound Accident Investigation
  • Hands-On Incident Management


More information / To register...