Tech Central


tech-centralTech Central is your hub for all things Tech – Learn, experiment, discuss, and ask the tech questions you’ve had on your mind. Open during education hours Monday – Wednesday, except for during Main Stage sessions and Lunches. Thanks to all our Tech Central Sponsors and Vendors,  click here to view them all.


Tech Central Not-to-Miss Highlights

Mark your busy schedule to spend some time in Tech Central for the sessions and for these thumb-stopping experiences:

  1. Come meet your own Hologram
  2. Experience immersive VR / AR that is mind blowing
  3. Take a selfie with the ‘Rosie’ maidbot – first housekeeping robot – think Jetson’s… 
  4. Print your photos on our hashtag photo printers
  5. Get your hands dirty demos on wordpress and graphic design [without being a coder]
  6. Experience ‘Minority Report’ interactive screens

Tech Stage

You’ll have a front row seat for eventprofs taking the stage to share innovative event tech case studies, and relevant topics that can catapult your events!

Tech Bar

DAHLIA+ AGENCY tech experts will be fielding questions on hardware and software available for the industry.

Start Up Pitch Competition

A2032Tech start-ups abound in Austin. We will showcase several inside and outside the events and watch as they compete “Shark Tank” style.

Social Media Hubs

Need the details on SnapChat, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter? We will make you gurus by the end of #PCMACL! Get hands-on instructions and join us for the scheduled huddles where we put instruction into practice!


Here’s where you have more deep dive tech sessions on event marketing, productivity, and more relative topics.

LinkedIn Corner

Let the experts guide you through creating a strong, effective profile page that will draw connections and help you build the network you need for success.

Tinker Zone

Have questions about your wordpress websites? Or how to create amazing designs and graphics without knowing adobe. We’ll show you how to dive under the hood, and ask us your hard questions.

Disruptive Tech Zone

Experience run tech like VR/AR, Microsoft HoloLens, drones and more! Test drive it and discover what you can do with it for your own events!

Tech Pods + App Alley

Interact with our showcase of the hottest tech, and learn about the essential solutions that can lead your team and events to success.

Drone Race

Make sure you sign up for the drone races and win big!

Social Media Lab

Check out our social media strategy in action and we monitor all the #pcmacl conference buzz.  Ask us how you can easily set one up for your next event! (Level 4, Outside Ballroom D)

We’re here for you! You can #askusanything at #anytime!