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


CABBI Council Meeting

Topics to Avoid at the Breakfast Table

Jeff Thurrell of Fisher & Phillips LLP will present a an engaging briefing of relevant topics that are not easily discussed in the workplace. The briefing will discuss political chatter in the workplace, free speech issues, and cases and decisions from the National Labor Relations Board; California’s new marijuana legislation and what it means for employers and their employees; and other timely topics such as transgender employees and ways for employers to deal with issues of gender and sexuality in the workplace.

AH&LA Legislative Action Summit

AHLA and AAHOA are uniting the hotel industry to show lawmakers the strength of our industry in what will be your most important meeting of the year.  Learn more and register now at

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Northern California Hotel & Lodging Conference

CH&LA and AAHOA have partnered to bring the largest one-day conference and trade show in Northern California to the South San Francisco Conference Center this year.

Southern California Hotel & Lodging Conference

CH&LA and AAHOA have partnered to bring the Southern California Hotel & Lodging Conference to Pomona, California.

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee/CHALPAC Meeting

SFSDA Monthly Luncheon

This month's meeting Steven Vargas, CFE, Area Director, Safety & Security will be hosting and our speaker will be Mark Hernandez, A.L.E.R.T. Program Coordinator for the SFPD. 

California Travel Summit

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CABBI Council Meeting

CH&LA Board of Directors Meeting

SAFE - Security Alliance Forum & Expo

Join 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

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee/CHALPAC Meeting

CABBI Council Meeting

AH&LA Fall Conference & International Hotel/Motel Restaurant Show

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