Industry Conference


January 28-30, 2019

JW Marriott & Microsoft Theater

ALIS is the leading and largest hotel investment conference in the world. ALIS in January 2018 had nearly 3,000 attendees. ALIS features numerous networking opportunities and an extensive array of seminars and panels by hotel industry experts, who discuss important trends and identify new opportunities for the year ahead.

HD Summit

February 27 – March 1, 2019

The Diplomat Beach Resort | Hollywood, FL

Hospitality Design Summit, now in its 18th year, is the industry’s only networking conference focused on ideas outside hospitality. Because everyone needs fresh thinking and new sources of inspiration, HD Summit is designed to sharpen the leadership skills executives need daily-and to provide the big ideas needed to stay ahead of the competition.

BD West

MARCH 13-14, 2019


Boutique Design West (BDwest) is the premier trade fair and conference for hospitality design professionals based or working in the western U.S., Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Attendees enjoy a VIP sourcing experience in an elevated atmosphere, with a heightened emphasis on education and a degree of personalized service unparalleled in the hotel industry.


April 7-10, 2019

hyatt regency hill country resort & spa
san antonio, Texas

HotelPoint brings together Hotel Brand Executive and Owner/Operator Executives responsible for architecture, construction, renovation and engineering for their organizations with innovative Suppliers to explore business opportunities and forge relationships in a variety of settings designed to improve their business and to expand their business partnerships.


May 15 – 17, 2019

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

HD Expo is the industry’s leading hospitality conference and trade show. Presented by Hospitality Design magazine, it offers an unmatched level of new products and services, inspiration, idea sharing and networking for hospitality professionals. HD Expo is dedicated to creating longstanding industry relationships between hoteliers, commercial designers, architects, developers, purchasing firms, and product suppliers.



JUNE 23 – 25, 2019


Serving the hospitality industry’s entire ecosystem from hotel investment and development to hotel design, management and operations, Questex Hospitality Group helps you reach every segment of the industry via our network of live events and authoritative media channels.

Every year, thousands of the world’s leading minds of the hospitality and tourism sector turn to Questex Hospitality Group to gain the latest insight, participate in debate, and come face-to-face with the key players they need to meet in order to drive their business forward and maximize their ROI. Our live events span Investment, Hosted Buyer Programs, Management & Technology Summits, and Private Networking Functions.

IHG Owner’s Conference – Core Brands

Marriott Connect

March 29 – April 2, 2017

New Orleans, Louisiana

Get ready to Go BIG in the Big Easy! Join us in New Orleans where more than 4,000 leaders representing 10 brands will gather for the 2017 Marriott Select Brands GM Conference. Engage, collaborate, network and celebrate at our biggest conference yet while reveling in all the New Orleans has to offer. Inspiring keynote speakers will kick off our Joint General Session including Arne Sorenson, President and CEO of Marriott International. Afterwards take part in a community-wide Spirit to Serve event, capped off with an epic party at Mardi Gras World!

Best Western

September 30 – October 3

At the Gaylord Texan Resort, Grapevine, TX.

The Lodging Conference

The Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa Phoenix, AZ

The Lodging Conference is one of the top hotel industry events in the world. Over the past 23 years, tens of thousands of high-powered hotel owners and executives from around the globe have participated. The event has been sold out for the last five years with attendance of 1800+ in 2017. We bring together the hotel industry’s most influential owners, operators, presidents, CEOs and dealmakers to strategize about development, finance, franchising, management, construction, design, and operations. More than just a conference, the entire event is a THINK TANK where everybody in attendance has the opportunity to join in the conversation, discuss issues, and solve problems.