2018 Destination Showcase
2018 Destination Showcase
Feb 13, 2018

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Your event begins and ends with the destination.

Join this dynamic one-day event offering meeting professionals the opportunity to easily connect with over 140 destinations, and better understand how CVBs are the key to making your meeting a total success.

 
Are you a CVB or destination organization? Learn about exhibitor opportunities here.
 

Get Inspired, Learn, Network

Innovation
Network
PCMA
Learning Labs
Demos
Reception
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KEYNOTE SPEAKER
 

Jose Andres at Destination Showcase

José Andrés

Culinary Innovator, International Business Visionary and Owner of ThinkFoodGroup

 
Named “Outstanding Chef” by the James Beard Foundation and recognized by TIME magazine on the “Time 100” list of most influential people in the world, José Andrés is an internationally recognized culinary innovator, passionate advocate for food and hunger issues, author, television personality and chef/owner of ThinkFoodGroup.
 
TFG is the team responsible for renowned dining concepts in Washington, DC, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami and Puerto Rico. These include minibar by josé andrés, Zaytinya, Oyamel, Jaleo and China Poblano at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, The Bazaar by José Andrés at the SLS Hotel Beverly Hills and South Beach, and Mi Casa at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Puerto Rico.
 
TFG also supports José’s media, creative and education projects, as well as philanthropic and social efforts. In 2015, Andrés and his ThinkFoodGroup received the special honor “Master Entrepreneur” by the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Greater Washington awards program.
 
 

SCHEDULE

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 13, 2018 

 
9:00am - 5:00pm
 
REGISTRATION
9:00am - 11:00am PCMA EDUCATION SESSION (OPEN TO ALL PLANNERS)
11:00am - 11:30am DOORS OPEN FOR KEYNOTE ADDRESS
11:30am - 12:30pm KEYNOTE ADDRESS FEATURING JOSE ANDRES
12:30pm - 1:30pm MOVING LUNCH IN THE HUB
1:40pm - 5:00pm NETWORK EXCHANGE IN THE HUB

 
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at [email protected].
 

Registration
$0
Free for Planners
Qualified planners register for FREE for this unique, one-day education and networking event.
Destination Exhibitors
We welcome CVBs and destination organizations to participate through one of several exhibit or sponsorship packages. Advanced registration discounts available through December 1, 2017.
location
Washington
,
DC
Destination Showcase will take place in the Grand Ballroom of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Sponsors