Photo: crowd from Obama's 2008 speech in Germany
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  • Space: Coworking and event space in Uptown Charlotte designed for bloggers and online media for the #DNC2012
  • Events: Parties, guest speakers, and roundtable discussions throughout the convention

Ready to get started? Registration is open and filling up quickly. Sign up today!


The PPL is located at Packard Place, a startup incubator in uptown Charlotte. We have over 20,000 sq. ft. of coworking and event space, just a few blocks from the DNC’s two primary convention venues: Bank of America Stadium and Time Warner Cable Arena. See for yourself! We’ll have amenities such as:

  • Fast internet
  • Ample electrical outlets
  • On-site food and drink
  • Equipment check-in
  • Production studios


A curated series of press conferences, round-table discussions, special guests, and educational sessions will be available to guests of The PPL during the day, helping to connect the independent media community with civic leaders and foster open dialogue.

At night, the PPL’s parties, shows, and performances will showcase local talent and provide opportunities for fun and networking.

So what are you waiting for? Grab your ticket today!