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


Annual Membership Luncheon & Stars of the Industry Awards

Join us for the biggest event of the year - California Hotel & Lodging Association's (CH&LA) 125th Anniversary Celebration combined with our Annual Meeting and Stars of the Industry Luncheon.

CH&LA Board of Directors Meeting

The Best Way to Use Your Blog to Reach New Guests

There is a lot of talk about blogging and a content strategy. With all you must do running your business and caring for guests - who has time? Well, you'd probably make the time if you saw direct results from the effort. We'll walk you through the strategy behind blogging and how to use it to reach new guests.

New Year New Laws Seminar - Los Angeles

Save the date for this California Hotel & Lodging Association and Hotel Association Los Angeles joint event. More details will be updated soon.

New Year New Laws Seminar - Concord

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IAP - Innkeeping As a Profession

Dream of becoming an innkeeper? Don't miss Innkeeping as a Profession on January 26-27, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country, Santa Rosa 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 attend the InnSpire opening reception and marketplace.

InnSpire Conference & Marketplace

The InnSpire Conference & Marketplace will be heading to Santa Rosa, CA. Join us January 27-29, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country for this annual, award-winning conference. CABBI will be joined by hospitality professionals and aspiring innkeepers from around California and neighboring states for three days of education, networking and fun. Shop our award-winning marketplace and meet the industry's leading suppliers. There's something for everyone at InnSpire, so bring your staff and make the most of this annual event.

New Year New Laws - San Diego

Save the date. More details will be updated soon.