Events

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

 

Executive Committee Meeting

SFSDA Meeting

This months meeting will include guest speaker, Rafael Brinner, Intelligence Officr from DHS coming to give the group a terrorism threat briefing.

CABBI Council Meeting

Southern California’s 28th Annual Visitor Industry Outlook Conference

Join the Collins College of Hospitality Management with CBRE Hotels at the 28th Annual Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference to be held at Embassy Suites LAX North Hotel. Hear from noted experts, representing a range of travel sectors, offer their best assessment of the southern California economic situation and how it may affect your business. All attendees receive an electric link of CBRE Hotel's 2017 Lodging Forecast and will be able to enjoy a continental breakfast buffet before the conference begins.

2016 GetGlobal Conference

Have you long considered expanding your hotel or company into new or additional foreign markets, but lack the knowledge and network to make it happen? If so, you may want to consider attending GetGlobal 2016.

Education Foundation Board of Directors Meeting

Women In Lodging: The Power of Curiosity

The Power of Curiosity will be presented by Annette Gregg, CMM, MBA is VP, West for AlliedPRA.

CH&LA Board of Directors Meeting

CH&LA’s 2016 Annual Meeting & Stars of the Industry Awards

On November 18, 2016, the California Hotel and Lodging Association (CH&LA) will honor the exemplary individuals and properties in the lodging industry! The Annual Stars of the Industry Awards will be held at Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes. CH&LA’s Stars of the Industry Awards will honor the lodging employees and properties that best symbolize the quality service of the industry.
 

Attracting, Hiring, and Retaining Hospitality Talent

Join Maryellen Adams, Director of Association Partnerships at CareerCo, to uncover smart, innovative ways to engage and recruit the talent you need to drive your business to continued success!

Innkeeping As a Profession

Dream of becoming an innkeeper? Don't miss Innkeeping As a Profession on January 28-29, 2017 at The Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA. This two-day workshop provides you a behind-the- scenes look into the innkeeping lifestyle.

InnSpire Summit & Marketplace

CABBI is excited to be partnering with Select Registry and the Association for Independant Hospitality Professionals (AIHP) for a joint 2017 InnSpire Conference and Knowledge Sharing Summit & Marketplace. Registration is now open!