GPLEX 2024 San Diego

We are headed to sun-soaked San Diego for the 19th annual Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange (GPLEX) conference! We'll be convening there on October 18th-21st, 2024.  Stay tuned for more!

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Frequently Asked Questions

All 200 accepted applicants.

+ Do you know someone who currently lives in San Diego who would be a great attendee at this conference? Let us know so we can invite them to our on-site programming!

Attend intimate networking opportunities with a +175-person cohort and an alumni network of +1250 attendees. Establish social capital by deepening your network cross-industry and cross-sector, thus creating more opportunities to attend in-person events, foster collaborations, develop new programs, and make local friends. Learn about the best practices, programs, and policies in other organizations, Philadelphia, and other regions to evolve. Grow your understanding of issues that affect our region by learning how other cities handle similar challenges.

 

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Rooms will be available at our hotel between the Gaslamp Quarter and Little Italy in Downtown San Diego. A group block link to our hotel booking platform will be provided upon acceptance. Rooms are limited to the first 140 signups. Attendees will pay for their own hotels, but at a discounted group rate.

Departures

  • American Airlines - AA2327 

    Friday, October 18th, 2024 

    8:20 AM : Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

    Travel time: 5 h 34 m

    10:54 AM: San Diego International Airport (SAN)

  • American Airlines - AA 1489

    Friday, October 18th, 2024

    3:30 PM: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

    Travel time: 5 h 28 m

    5:58 PM: San Diego International Airport (SAN)

Returns

  • American Airlines - AA 1160

    Monday , October 21, 2024

    1:57 PM: San Diego International Airport (SAN)

    Travel time: 4 h 53 m

    9:50 PM Charlotte Douglas International Airport

    30 min layover

    10:20 PM: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)

    Travel time: 1 h 39 m

    11:59 pm: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

  • American Airlines - AA 2051

    Monday, October 21, 2024

    10:43 PM: San Diego International Airport (SAN)

    Travel time: 5 h 17 m

    7:00 AM: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)