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

 

The Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS)

ALIS is the leading and largest hotel investment conference in the world. Nearly 2,600 top industry leaders attended ALIS in January 2014. 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.

New Year, New Laws Seminar

The New Year brings many legal and operational changes that could affect your profitability. Learn about them in this comprehensive seminar.

2015 InnSpire Conference & Trade Show

Join us for the award-winning InnSpire Conference & Trade Show in Sonoma wine country. Check www.InnSpireConference.com for event updates.

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

CABBI Council Meeting

New Year, New Laws Seminar

The New Year brings many legal and operational changes that could affect your profitability. Learn about them in this comprehensive seminar.

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

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

San Diego County Hotel-Motel Assn Gold Key Awards

Audit & Investment Committee Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee/CHALPAC Meeting

Handbooks 101

10 Most Critical Policies Every Hotelier Should have in their Employee Handbook

As hoteliers it is always a challenge to stay compliant with, and ahead over, California’s many employment laws. One of the keys to maintaining compliance with California’s employment laws is to distribute a company handbook that carefully outlines various policies and procedures. In our webinar we will identify the 10 most important personnel policies that need to make it in your company handbook.

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.

Education Foundation Board Meeting

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. 

Hotel Council of San Francisco Hotel Heroes

CABBI Council Meeting

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

Hotel Owner Conference

Last year's Hotel Owner Conference was a huge success, so back by popular demand, join the California Hotel & Lodging Association June 11-12, 2015 for an exclusive conference held at the historic, state-of-the-art Silverado Resort & Spa, in the world famous Napa Valley. The conference will bring together hotel owners, brands, brokers, CEO's, and other hotel industry experts for a conference all about networking, deal-making and high-level education. The conference will provide a strategic forum to demonstrate your products, technology, and equipment; as well as discuss service solutions with hotel owners who are looking to grow their portfolio. Visit ...

Gov’t and Legal Relations Committee Meeting

CABBI Council Meeting

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee Meeting

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

Nominating Committee Meeting

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

CABBI Council Meeting

Education Foundation Board Meeting