Who Attends?

The GCCA Convention is the world’s leading conference dedicated to senior-level executives and suppliers involved in temperature-controlled logistics, transportation, and warehousing.

To view the current list of Convention attendees – CLICK HERE

Rates & Fees

Member – Warehouse & Transportation$1,899
Member Associate – Sponsor$1,999
Member Associate – Non-Sponsor$2,499
Accompanying guest or spouse not working within the industry. Rate includes participation in guest activities/tours and attendance at receptions.
GCCA Golf Classic
(includes Green Fees, Boxed Lunch, Cart fee, and Range Balls)
Tomcar Activity | opposite Golf
(includes a Boxed Lunch and transportation).
GCCA Food Bank Volunteer Opportunity | opposite Golf (cost will cover Boxed Lunch and transportation to food bank)$50

Not a member? Learn more about membership here or contact us today.

Cancellation Policy

There is a $150 cancellation fee before August 16, 2023. There are no refunds after this date, however you can make attendee substitutions after this date. To make an attendee substitution at no additional charge, please call GCCA headquarters at +1 703 373 4300.

Hotel & Travel


The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

6902 E Greenway Pkwy

Scottsdale, AZ

Discover a serene oasis at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, a four-star destination in North Scottsdale, Arizona. Located near versatile dining and shopping at Kierland Commons, our hotel offers a stimulating experience in the Sonoran Desert.

Hotel Room Reservations

The deadline to make a reservation at the discounted rate has now ended. If you would like to be placed on the waitlist for a discounted room, please email Lydia Barr, Manager of Education and Events, with the dates you would like to book.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation is 24 hours prior to arrival and any cancellation within 24 hours will be charged a one (1) night’s room revenue fee, with exception of a personal or medical emergency where verification can be provided.

If you do not plan on attending Convention or no longer wish to stay at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa please do not cancel your reservation with the hotel. Instead, please contact Lydia Barr for assistance as we currently have a waitlist for hotel rooms.

Dinning Options

Your Convention Registration covers many of your meals and snacks while at the event. However, we do realize that attendees will need dinner options for those days outside the programming:


Alternative Hotels Near Westin Kierland

AC Hotel by Marriott North Scottsdale – Scottsdale, Arizona (next to Westin Kierland)

The Westin Kierland Villas – Scottsdale, Arizona (.4 miles from Westin Kierland)

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess – Scottsdale, Arizona (1.6 miles from Westin Kierland)

Sheraton Desert Oasis Villas – Scottsdale, Arizona (2 miles from Westin Kierland)

Hilton North Scottsdale at Cavasson – Scottsdale, Arizona (3.6 miles from Westin Kierland)

Scottsdale Marriot at McDowell Mountains – Scottsdale, Arizona (3.1 miles from Westin Kierland)

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch – Scottsdale, Arizona (4.1 miles from Westin Kierland)

JW Marriot Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa (6.1 miles from Westin Kierland)

Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North (11.9 miles from Westin Kierland)

Unauthorized Housing

Please be vigilant if approached by any company or service that implies or claims to be an official housing provider of Global Cold Chain Alliance and/or GCCA Convention. The association does not work with any outside firms and has not authorized anyone to call attendees or exhibitors to assist in booking rooms. We have been made aware of other housing companies or travel agencies that may be aggressively pursuing you, or your company, to book guest rooms through their company at supposedly significant discounts. Reservations made through these “pirate” agencies or companies will be at your own risk. The following company is an unauthorized housing provider and has been sent a cease-and-desist letter. If you are contacted by one of these “pirate” companies, please notify us immediately by emailing email@gcca.org.


Date Range
September 24-27, 2023

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Event Type
In Person

Event Category

United States