by By Hunter R. Slaton | September 23, 2009

Last week, the Professional Convention Management Association announced its annual meeting keynote, general session and plenary speakers. The meeting, which will be held Jan. 10-13, 2010, in Dallas, will feature Malcolm Gladwell, author of The Tipping Point; Ambassador Nancy Brinker, founder of the breast cancer activist group Susan G. Komen for the Cure; and the CEOs of American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Fairmont, FedEx, Loews, Starwood and more. PCMA also is offering a break to those who register for the conference by Nov. 2 -- a 10 percent per-night discount on any room within the hotel block. For more on the registration savings options, click here.