2019 Chattanooga Tourism Summit

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019  |  11:30 a.m.  |  Chattanooga Convention Center

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The Chattanooga Tourism Summit is the largest celebration of tourism in our region! Register today for the summit experience, which includes special pre-conference sessions, lunch, tourism update from Barry White, president & CEO of the Chattanooga CVB, keynote speaker (announcing soon), live music, live visual artist, and the EXPO featuring travel and tourism-related partners.

TOP 4 REASONS TO ATTEND

  • 800+ attendees: Network and engage on industry best practices
  • 2 breakout sessions: Acquire applicable knowledge and insights from hospitality and tourism experts
  • 10+ exhibitors: Discover new experiences, accommodations, tours, and more
  • $$$: Know the numbers on visitors, spending, and what’s driving tourism in Chattanooga

 

PRE-CONFERENCE SESSIONS | FREE (included with Tourism Summit registration)

When you register for the Tourism Summit, you’ll be prompted to select a session of your choice. The two sessions are concurrent, and spots are limited. Please note: you MUST be registered for the Tourism Summit to attend these sessions.

10:30-11:30 a.m. | Hospitality Workforce Readiness
Presented by: Industry Partners

Connect with the people and opportunities that are creating a hospitality talent pipeline in Chattanooga. Whether you’re a hiring manager or an educator, this is the session for you. A facilitated panel of hospitality and education leaders will share how they’re working together to develop future-ready students to fill available jobs. Make connections to help your student start a hospitality career or to find candidates to be your next great employee.

10:30-11:30 a.m. | Tourism Marketing Trends
Presented by: Miles Partnership

Learn how to navigate unique challenges and opportunities of travel and tourism marketing in 2019 – a session lead by Miles Partnership, a national leader in travel and tourism marketing and the Chattanooga CVB’s new lead marketing agency. Miles Partnership will share the latest research, trends, and technologies with examples from around the world. Learn what’s new, what’s hot and what is making an impact in the world of marketing, new media, travel and tourism.

PURCHASE TICKETS NOW

2019 Chattanooga Tourism Summit Partnership Opportunities:

TOURISM CHAMPION  | $5,000

  • 2 luncheon tables consisting of 16 seats total

  • Company listed in program as a Tourism Champion

  • Company receives table recognition

  • Company representative listed in program Agenda

  • Company representative to have a scripted introduction of a speaker

  • Digital branding package (to include, but not limited to): 

    • Company logo in Event Reminder

    • Social media posts on CVB’s Facebook and LinkedIn

    • Company logo on CVB website event page

    • Company logo on the digital scroll shown at event

    • Company logo integrated into event video

  • 1 complimentary Exhibitor Booth with Premiere Placement in the networking area to promote your organization; includes 6’ skirted table and 2 chairs

 

*Contact Honor Hostetler at honorh@chattanoogacvb.com for information on becoming a Tourism Champion.

TOURISM SPONSOR  | $750

  • 1 luncheon table consisting of 8 seats

  • Company logo on the digital scroll shown at event

  • Company logo on CVB website event page

  • Company listed in program

  • Company receives table recognition

 

TABLE OF 8  | $500

  • 1 luncheon table consisting of 8 seats

  • Company receives table recognition

 

INDIVIDUAL TICKET  | $65

  • 1 luncheon seat at open-seating tables designated by the CVB

 

EXHIBITOR  | $350

  • 2 seats at open-seating tables designated by the CVB

  • 6’ skirted table with 2 chairs in the networking area to promote your organization

  • Company logo on the digital scroll shown at event

  • Company listed in program

 

PRE-CONFERENCE SESSIONS  | FREE

  • Must be registered for Tourism Summit to attend these sessions. Details coming soon!



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