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


Network Ninja with Event Internet Planning

PSAV’s Network Ninja presentation is designed to be fun, informative and most of all useful for those involved in planning Internet services for meetings and events. The presentation is very general and not too technical. Its content is designed to assist those who buy and sell HSIA services regularly for their events. Each attendee will walk away with a better understanding of what is needed to deliver a rich Internet experience and the associated costs that go along with it.

Boutique Design West

BDwest was created to deliver a more specialized, more design-focused and more productive trade fair experience for hospitality design professionals

Keeping up with California’s Changing Labor Laws

This webinar will present an overview of California’s changing labor laws, including minimum wage increases in the coming years, overtime rules for metro areas, and keeping track of time & attendance.

SFSDA Meeting

Our speaker for the next SFSDA meeting will be led by Jim Abrams, CH&LA Member Legal Advisor.

EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit 2017

Join the West Coast's largenst digital conference of 300 + industry leaders.

CABBI Council Meeting

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

California Travel Summit

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CABBI Council 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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