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Welcome to Philadelphia!

CPhI, the world’s largest Pharmaceutical industry event brand, is coming to the heart of the US pharma market, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in downtown Philadelphia, on May 5th-7th, 2020.  CPhI North America has historically brought together over 15,000 pharma professionals under one roof, and is approaching what promises to be the largest edition of the event to date. With over 80% of the industry having an office in the tri-state region around Philadelphia, it is a must-attend event! This is your opportunity to join forward-thinking revolutionaries from across the North American supply chain who are looking for partnerships that can drive their products forward.

Pennsylvania Convention Center

Located in the heart of downtown Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Convention Center is one of the few convention centers that is uniquely woven into the city’s landscape, offering visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves and enjoy the full cultural, culinary, and retails experiences of the city. More than 10,000 hotel rooms and hundreds of restaurants, shops, historical attractions, and cultural institutions are within walking distance of the Center.

The Pennsylvania Convention Center opened its doors in 1993 and underwent a substantial expansion that was completed in 2011. Today, the Center consists of more than 2 million square feet of space, including seven exhibit halls totaling 679,000 square feet of exhibit space-528,000 square feet of which is contiguous exhibit space.


There are many parking options—both garages and lots—conveniently located within blocks of the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Below are just a few options. 

Please note that you may need to call ahead to confirm availability and rates.


1Realen Gateway15th & Vine StreetTom Dunn215-563-1550G1050 | 7"

Phila. Parking Authority

15th & Vine StreetRocco Morrotto215-683-9684L115 | NA
3DLC Parking Services12th & CallowhillPatrick Femia215-829-8200L214 | NA
4EZ ParkBroad & Vine StreetHarvey Spear215-733-0700L150 | NA
5Convention Center Parking Facility 1324 Arch StreetAl Gallon267-239-0676G540 | 8"
6Five Star 1300 Market Street Jeffrey Eckman 215-546-7524G650 | 5' 10"
7EZ Park1201 Vine/NW Crn.Harvey Spear215-733-0700L50 | NA
8EZ Park12th & Vine/SW Crn.Harvey Spear215-733-0700L250 | NA
9Parkway12th & Vine/SE Crn.Zerihum Belay215-640-3810L200 | NA
10Parkway12th & Filbert StreetZerihum Belay215-575-4005G860 | NA
11Central11th & Race StreetChris Sherman215-563-3650G260 Valet  | 7'
12Parkway8th & Arch StreetZerihum Belay215-640-3810L126 | NA
13Gallery II Garage11th & Arch StreetPam Grossman215-568-4025G750 | 6' 2"
14Phila. Parking Authority10th & Ludlow StreetRocco Morrotto215-683-9684G450 | 7'
15EZ Park8th-9th/Race to VineHarvey Spear215-733-0700 L300 | NA
16Parkway815 Arch StreetZerihum Belay215-640-3810L120 | NA
17EZ Park912-20 Arch StreetHarvey Spear215-733-0700L80 Valet | NA
18Phila. Parking Authority10th & Filbert StreetRocco Morrotto215-683-9684G850 | 6'2"
19Central Parking System8th & Filbert StreetChris Sherman215-563-3650G1222 | 6'7"
20Phila. Parking Authority 801 Chestnut StreetRocco Morrotto215-683-9684L75 | NA
21Five Star Jeweler's Row8th & Chestnut StreetJeffrey Eckman215-546-7524G400 | 7'
22Five Star Jeweler's Row711 Chestnut StreetJeffrey Eckman215-546-7524L100 | NA
23Parkway*12th & Race StreetPaul Gotwald215-563-5421L275 | NA
24Phila. Parking Authority5th & Market StreetRocco Morrotto215-683-9684G656 | 6'6"
25Five Star13th & Market StreetJeffrey Eckman215-546-7524L162 | NA
26Parkway11th & CherryZerihum Belay215-640-3810L65 | NA
27Parkway10th & ArchZerihum Belay215-640-3810L40 | NA
28ParkwayBroad & RaceZerihum Belay215-640-3810G418 | 7'
29Parkway15th & RaceZerihum Belay215-640-3810G218 | 7'

*Trucks are permitted to park in this 24 hour lot. Pre Pay Stations are available for the number of trucks and spaces utilized.

Discount Parking

Following is a list of parking lot companies who are offering discounted group parking for events held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. All arrangements are to be made between the client and the parking lot company. 

Central Parking System

11 Penn Center

1835 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

(215) 563-3650

Contact: Steven Grabosky 


150 N. Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19102

(215) 640-3810

Contact: Zerihun Belay 

Convention Center Parking Facility

1324 Arch Street         

Philadelphia PA  19107         


Contact:  Al Gallon 

Looking for a Place to Stay?


CPhI North America has designated Convention Housing Partners (CHP) as the official hotel provider for 2020 to help you secure exclusive hotel room rates at some of the best hotels and properties in the area, many within walking distance to the convention center.


Need help booking your hotel? Contact CHP at:

US: 1-866-876-0610 International: +1-415-813-6088, extension 8

Hours: 7 am and 5 pm Pacific Time

[email protected]


Discover Philadelphia


As America’s birthplace, Philadelphia is the nation’s only UNESCO World Heritage City. 


There’s an incredible array of good food to eat in Philadelphia, and there’s a story behind every dish. 


Philadelphia is a city of vibrant neighborhoods bordered by a region of charming towns, with each area owning a distinctive personality.


From restaurant openings, new menus and chef dinners to theater shows, museum exhibitions and special events, Philadelphia's got it all!


CPhI North America has appointed the following travel partners:

  • Flights: Skyteam
  • Accomodation: Convention Housing Partners (CHP)
  • Exhibitor Onsite Supplier: Freeman

If you are being contacted by any other third party, be aware that these are not official partners.

Attendee lists: To protect the privacy of our audience, Informa Markets does not sell attendee or exhibitor list data for CPhI North America. Email solicitations from third parties claiming to offer access to names/contacts of the “attendee database” are completely fraudulent, and are in no way associated with CPhI North America or our parent company Informa.