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A Few of the Top U.S. Hotel Industry Conferences

There are quite a few conferences for the hotel industry. How do you decide which ones to attend and if the value outweighs the cost?

Here's a look at five top U.S. hotel industry conferences:

Hunter Hotel Conference 

March 25-27, 2015

The Hunter Hotel Investment Conference is considered one of the top four hotel investment conferences in the nation. Since the first conference in 1989, they have had a consistent focus on what they are …. a hotel real estate and finance conference designed for hotel owners. About 1,000 attend every year, business professional dress code.

NYU Hotel Conference 

May 31-June 2, 2015

The NYU Hospitality Investment Conference features general sessions, workshops, and networking events to provide data, analysis, perspectives, insights, and opportunities. During this two-day conference, leading lodging executives, investors, developers, analysts, and economists will participate in robust discussions on diverse and timely international industry topics such as cap ex, demand segmentation, design, development, the economy, finance, forecasts, franchising, IPOs, legal issues, lifestyle and luxury markets, management agreements, OTAs, politics, residential and vacation ownership, transactions, and more.

Hotel Data Conference 

August 4-6, 2015

What does data do for you and your business? Does it drive discussion, insight, innovation? Does it make you think a little differently or change your mind completely? Data is crucial to explaining the past, understanding the present, and preparing for what lies ahead, and it is what Hotel Data Conference is all about. HDC offers original data and ideas presented by amazing speakers. Last year's event sold out...don't miss out this year!

The Lodging Conference 

October 6-9th, 2015

Over the past 20 years, more than 25,000 high-powered industry executives from around the globe have attended The Lodging Conference. It brings together the hotel industry's most influential owners, presidents, CEOs and dealmakers to strategize about development, finance, franchising, management and operations. More than just a conference, the entire event is a THINK TANK where everybody in attendance has the opportunity to join in the conversation, discuss issues, and solve problems.

The Americas Lodging Investment Summit 

January 25-27, 2016

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.

If you have to choose one or two conferences per year, make HDC one of them! For those attendees that have joined us year after year, thank you! We hope to see you at HDC 2015! Register now