Convention Sales & Marketing Summit
December 13, 2017 Chicago, IL, USA

Convention Sales & Marketing Summit

The Convention Sales & Marketing Summit is both a disciplined-focused and cross-functional gathering of senior leadership dedicated to meetings and events. Destination professionals dedicated to developing and nurturing group and meetings business gather annually before Holiday Showcase to share ideas and solutions and explore what's on the horizon in destination sales.

New This Year: Convention Services Extension

This year, we invite destination professionals dedicated to designing and enhancing the experience of convention and meeting attendees to participate in the expanded Convention Sales & Marketing Summit to take part in discussions on successful destination event services.

Attendees will take part together in general sessions and break out for respective Shirtsleeve sessions focused on sales or services in the afternoon.

The Convention Sales & Marketing Summit offers: 

A MULTI-DISCIPLINE PERSPECTIVE: Opportunity to explore interdependencies between sales, marketing and services in the destination organization.
EXCHANGE OF IDEAS: Key discussions are highly valued as coveted time to share best practices and to inspire.
SPEAKER EXPERTISE: Gain valuable perspectives from industry leaders and Destinations International's Customer Advisory Board of planners on the latest research, practices and trends in the meetings and groups segment of our industry. 

Who should attend?

Destinations International's Convention Sales & Marketing Summit is designed for professionals who are in leadership and/or management positions within meetings, conventions, and events department of their organizations. This event is not intended for general destination organization or CVB leadership or management.


Registration is now open. Find more event details and register here.

Convention Sales

  • Member Price: US$ 395.00
  • Non-member Price: US$ 495.00

Convention Services - Introductory Discount

  • Member Price: US$ 195.00
  • Non-member Price: US$ 295.00