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Winter Convention 2024

  • Saturday, March 23, 2024
  • 9:00 AM
  • Tuesday, March 26, 2024
  • 4:00 PM
  • Savery Hotel, 401 Locust St, Des Moines, IA


  • Attending only the Awards Banquet? You will need to purchase a meal if you wish to join us for dinner. Event registration includes the meal this is only for BANQUET ONLY attendees.
  • Non Member Guest Registration.
  • Aspiring photographers enrolled in a photography program and instructors are welcome to attend! Does NOT include Banquet Meal or any meals.
  • PPI Board Member Registration
  • PPI Life Member Registration
  • PPI Member Registration. BONUS! PPI Members do get to attend this year's Pre-Con Day on business-please register separately for this event to receive your education merits.
  • Speaker at the event

Registration is closed

Join fellow photographers for top-notch education from some of the best educators in our industry in a variety of topics. All photographers are welcome to register and attend this in-person event, it is not required to be a PPI member to attend, although we would LOVE to welcome you into the PPI family. 

Topics to include (but not limited to) Seniors, Families and Newborns with the speakers listed above. More speaker announcements coming soon!  Find more info on current speakers and see announcements on our Facebook or Instagram!

Other features of this event include multiple opportunities for networking, a vendor trade show, print competition and awards banquet.  Not only that but a costume party, shoot out with three shooting bays to get creative and learn hands-on in a fun, casual atmosphere. 

A digital print competition will be hosted prior to the convention. You must be a PPI member to win awards. Be sure to join or renew your membership!

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