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."
Please join the Collins of Hospitality Management with PKF Consulting and the Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown for the 27th Annual Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference to be held at The Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown Hotel.
Enjoy a half-day of presentations, panel discussions and networking focusing on HR developments, strategies and actionable ideas. Hundreds of Bay Area business executives and HR leaders are going to be there. RSVP here: www.inspire.trinet.com
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You are invited to join Ecolab at the Silicon Valley Capitol Club for a one day seminar that will be addressing California's Drought-Related Mandates.
The hospitality Industry is changing by the minute and this creates challenges for hoteliers to keep up with the latest trends. Learn why hospitality is now a science and no longer an art. Operationally, a GM must have traditional hospitality service skills to ensure great reviews, as well as have knowledge of insurance, technology, mobile tech, and service leadership. There are more examples; this is just the tip of the iceberg!
You are invited to join Ecolab at the UCI University Club for a one day seminar that will be addressing California's Drought-Related Mandates.
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Plan to attend this pre-Super Bowl initiative and a rare opportunity for everyone to get together and recieved the same training. Join this meeting for FREE training for your staff on recognizing human trafficking, a very important subject.
Join us for this hour-long panel discussion that will examine ways in which women in the hotel industry have professionally encouraged one another through formal and informal mentorship programs. The session will review best practices for developing and implementing such a program, and explore why there is still a need for programs of this nature. Panelists will share personal experiences and focus on how providing a system for women to rise to the top through education and support can remove obstacles to success that would otherwise keep them from attaining a high level of performance.
Sponsored by Visit California
Join the California Hotel and Lodging Association (CH&LA) as we honor the exemplary individuals and properties in the lodging industry! The annual Stars of the Industry Awards will take place at the U.S. Grant Hotel in San Diego on November 19, 2015. Check back for more information.
2016 is ushering in a new era for hoteliers and now is the time to prepare your hotel to take advantage of key trends in the coming year. This exclusive webinar will highlight the top traveler trends in 2016, with strategies to attract and satisfy today's demanding traveler. As the leading cloud platform for hotels, SiteMinder empowers hotels to attract, reach and convert guests across the globe. Dedicated to the travel industry, the company's investment in traveler research helps hotels engage and influence travelers around the world across every web touchpoint.
ALIS is the leading and largest hotel investment conference in the world. Nearly 2,800 top industry leaders attended ALIS in January 2015. 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.
Dream of becoming an innkeeper? Don't miss Innkeeping As a Profession on January 30-31, 2016 at the Monterey Marriott in Monterey, CA. This two-day workshop provides you a behind-the- scenes look into the innkeeping lifestyle. Sessions include: Finding the perfect inn, financing, marketing, operations and more. You get to ask veteran innkeepers your toughest questions, as well as and attend the InnSpire opening reception and trade show.
Join us January 31 - February 2, 2016 at the Monterey Marriott as we celebrate CABBI's 25th anniversary at the 2016 InnSpire Conference & Trade Show℠. Keep checking back for details and updates on speakers, room reservations and more! Click here for a recap of the 2015 InnSpire Conference & Trade Show℠.
The HR in Hospitality Expo will be held March 14-16, 2016, and is the only event specifically for HR professionals in your industry, making it your best opportunity to connect with colleagues who share your challenges during the networking reception and lunch discussions. Plus, you'll have time to visit exhibits about the latest products and services for the hospitality industry. Admission is free to qualified professionals.