Why Attend This Event?
The 53rd Annual Symposium & Exhibition is:
  • the largest gathering of certified and/or licensed pedorthists and suppliers to the prescription footwear profession in the US.
  • consistently top-rated by the attendees each year.
  • your one-stop shop for education, networking, industry trends and latest in technology in the pedorthic footcare profession.
  • the one place where you can see more than 100 exhibits offering the latest in technology, products and services that will help you run a successful business.
  • where you can learn from the experts.
  • accredited by ABC & BOC and you will be able to earn CEU’s for recertification.
  • the most important professional program you can attend this year!
What’s New?

  • Follow the behind the scenes blog on what we’re doing to get ready for this annual event.  Read about the latest in education sessions, speakers, new exhibitors, things to do in Little Rock and so much more.
  • Visit the Social Media Lounge in the exhibit hall and learn how to incorporate Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media into your marketing plan.
  • The Learning Lounge offers small round-table idea exchange opportunities on specific topics with a facilitator where you can go and share with other Pedorthists what has worked for you, best practices and so much more on a myriad of topics.  If you don’t find a topic that you’re interested in, start your own.
  • Daily newspaper that features articles, recaps, leadership interviews, exhibitor spotlights, program updates and attendee question of the day all related to your industry.
Content is King
Now more than ever, the real value of attending a meeting comes from the content of the education program.  The Annual Symposium & Exhibition Education Program Committee is dedicated to providing you, the attendee, with the tools and methods you need to take back to your business and apply immediately.
The PFA Education Program has always provided dynamic content and the ability to strengthen your knowledge to tackle the issues facing business owners in today’s economy.  Here’s what some 2011 attendees had to say:
Testimonial #1
“The education I received during the Symposium was outstanding.  It didn’t end when I walked out of the session rooms.  It continued in the exhibit hall and at the networking events.  I’m looking forward to going to Little Rock.”
Testimonial #2
“The sessions were outstanding and one of the best PFA Symposium’s I have attended.”
Testimonial #3
“I walked away from the Symposium with new tools to run my business and treat my customers more effectively.”