The California Hotel & Lodging Association produces and participates in many types of events for the benefit of our members and the industry.  From speaking at local industry meetings to statewide conferences, CH&LA seeks to educate and inform the lodging industry on the latest issues and opportunities.

We’re always adding educational events to keep the industry updated, so please be sure to keep checking back!

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"CH&LA's seminar series, Disaster Preparedness, was very timely and provided industry-specific examples, crisis planning, and opened up a dialogue with emergency planning personnel that was invaluable to those in attendance."

Jim Kelly
Regional Director, Loss Prevention
Marriott International


Google Analytics 101

Have you already set up your free Google Analytics account but are unsure of how to find the data that’s really useful to your business? In this webinar, Liz guides you through identifying your audience, how visitors are finding your website, which pages your visitors like and which pages could use improvement, and what actions they’re taking on the site.

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

Security Alliance Forum & Expo

Join Northern California hospitality professionals for a full day of security training and updates. This one-day conference is jam-packed with networking, education and a security expo that will showcase products and services for security professionals. Hosted by the California Hotel & Lodging Association and their security groups; the San Francisco Security Directors Alliance and the South Bay Security Directors Alliance, this conference was planned by industry security professionals for industry security professionals. Registration includes breakfast and lunch.

New Year New Laws Seminar

2015 InnSpire Conference & Trade Show

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Practical Strategies to Create a Stronger Safety Culture

The safety record of any business is a reflection of its safety culture. Attendees will learn the secrets to creating and maintaining a strong safety culture where workers prioritize safety, and take pride in their safety record. They will learn the seven components that make a culture strong and encourage workers to support and buy-in to the concept of an injury free workplace. Additionally, they will learn how to implement strategies that allow good organizations to sustain a strong safety culture indefinitely

Board Meeting

Legislative Action Summit

On March 18, 2015, the California Hotel & Lodging Association, in conjunction with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and the California Association of Boutique and Breakfast Inns (CABBI), will host its 14th Annual Legislative Action Summit (LAS) at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento. Please check back for more information and registration details.

AH&LA 2015 Legislative Action Summit

For the first time ever, the American Hotel & Lodging Association and the National Restaurant Association are joining forces for the AH&LA Legislative Action Summit and the NRA Public Affairs Conference. Our collective events will take place April 13-15, 2015 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. This partnership is an incredible opportunity for our industries to come together in front of lawmakers in Washington, D.C., and demonstrate the strength and prowess of the hospitality industry. Collectively, we represent millions of employees and add billions of dollars to the economy.