Convention Center Connection Blog

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posted by Maren Dougherty, on September 30, 2020 in Events, Meeting Planners, News and Developments
Several pages from the Convention Center's annual report are shown like they're in a magazine.

With a total regional impact of $1.3 billion, Fiscal Year 2019 was a record-breaking year for your San Diego Convention Center. From July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019, 143 events brought...

February 27, 2020
Maren stands in front of a Convention Center entrance

Exactly one month ago, I started working at the San Diego Convention Center. While I moved from Los Angeles to assume this Director of Marketing & Communications role, I was familiar with the...

February 5, 2020
A couple looks onto the bay and a few boats are floating on the water and lit up with lights.

On Sunday, December 8th, we threw a first-of-its-kind celebration for our 30th anniversary. Season’s Showcase was a community gathering and a viewing party of the local time-honored San Diego Bay...

December 12, 2019
A few people examine a wall of hanging photos of Convention Center community activities

Hundreds of San Diego Convention Center staff, partners and stakeholders gathered on Thursday, October 24th to celebrate our 30th anniversary. The luncheon honored the people who have contributed...

October 25, 2019
Twitch attendees enjoy an exhibit in the hall

A sea of purple spread out from our building throughout downtown and across the San Diego region. That purple is Twitch.

TwitchCon is the semi-annual gathering of Twitch, the livestreaming...

October 4, 2019
San Diego Comic-Con's 50th event and the Convention Center's 30th anniversary are commemorated in this chocolate bar.

The San Diego Convention Center is offering attendees a unique and fun set of comic-themed chocolate bars, including a flavor that commemorates not one, but two milestone events in one....

July 16, 2019
Attendees walking through an exhibit hall during Comic-Con 2018.

It's that time of the year for comic book fans, cosplayers and pop culture lovers alike to assemble at the San Diego Convention Center.

The 50th annual Comic-Con is here and the event is...

July 11, 2019
Tables and green umbrellas out on a lawn with convention center building in the nearby background

Our in-house catering partner Centerplate regularly pulls off incredible feats with their food and beverage service. At Cisco Live 2019, the team reached a new level of achievement.


June 25, 2019

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