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

 

CABBI Council Meeting

CH&LAEF Online Auction to Support Hospitality Education

The CH&LA Education Foundation is conducting its spring auction from Monday, April 14 through Thursday, April 24, 2014, through the premiere auction site, BiddingForGood.com. The Education Foundation’s online auction is a great opportunity to contribute to California’s lodging industry.

We are asking for gift certificates is to raise funds which support the hospitality scholarship program and our ongoing efforts support hospitality education in California – both of which ultimately benefit the lodging industry by providing more pre-qualified and trained candidates.

Click here to visit the Online Auction webiste, and see for yourself the wonderful offers that...

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Women In Lodging Webinar - Doing More Than Getting By

So many of us are managing work and managing life, but not always with the greatest ease, effectiveness or enjoyment.  Many of us are are trying to do too much, avoiding the hard stuff, or moving too fast to enjoy it.  We are also trying to do what’s expected, managing stress as best we can, and working towards visions of success that we think make sense.

5th Annual CCC/CSU Symposia - Hospitality Now

For the past years five years,  the Community Colleges’ Statewide Family and Consumer Science Advisory Committee of faculty and administrators has conducted statewide symposia to bring hospitality industry representatives, CCC/CSU faculty and students together to discuss issues that are relevant to the future of the industry.

2014 Southern California Hotel & Lodging Conference

Join CH&LA and AAHOA for the best and biggest hospitality conference and trade show in Southern California. This one-day of education, industry trade show and networking is free to all hotel staff. Each year over 500 hoteliers attend this special event to get educated on a variety of industry topics and to attend the trade show to see and buy the latest new products and services.

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

Saving Water with Rebates in the Sacramento Region

Many water providers have a wide array of rebates and other water saving programs available for both commercial, industrial and institutional customers and residential customers.  The Regional Water Authority (RWA) has received grant funding to accelerate the installation of water efficient fixtures and appliances including toilets, showerheads and clothes washers. A description of these regional programs, funding options, and incentive processing protocols will be provided.  General water savings tips for commercial, industrial and institutional properties will be also included.

Executive Committee Meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Hotel Owner Conference

The inaugural Hotel Owner Conference, presented by the California Hotel & Lodging Association, will be held June 11-12, 2014, at the historic, state-of-the-art Silverado Resort & Spa, in the world famous Napa Valley. The Hotel Owners 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 you with 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.

2014 California Travel Summit

The 2014 California Travel Summit will bring together dynamic presenters, just-in-time education and incredible networking opportunities. You will hear and see it all, everything you need to reinvent and boost your business. The California Travel Summit is a world-class convention for the best of quality education and development for professionals in travel, tourism and hospitality.

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee Meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

CABBI Council Meeting

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee Meeting

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

InnSpire Conference Committee Meeting

AH&LAEF Golf Classic

At the 27th Annual AH&LEF Golf Classic, we'll play four days of golf, make great contacts, and provide invaluable support to the Foundation.  Now that's what we call a business meeting.

Education Foundation Board Meeting

Nominating Committee Meeting

CABBI Council Meeting

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

Executive Committee Meeting

Gov’t & Legal Relations Committee/CHALPAC Meeting

Date subject to change.

Board of Directors Meeting

Date subject to change.

Annual Membership Luncheon & Stars of the Industry Awards

CH&LA’s national affiliate, the American Hotel & Lodging Association created the Stars of the Industry awards program more than 40 years ago to recognize outstanding accomplishments in the lodging industry. Today, the concept remains the same — to honor lodging employees and properties that best symbolize the quality service of the industry.

Local Associations Gov’t Relations Call

Education Foundation Board Meeting

2015 InnSpire Conference & Trade Show

Check www.InnSpireConference.com for event updates.