Membership Summit
date_range October 19-21, 2020
location_city Bloomington, MN, USA
location_on Hyatt Regency Bloomington-Minneapolis

For more than 30 years, Membership Summit has supported the evolving role and the impact of the membership professional

This community of partners, inclusive of both membership and partnership roles, targets discussions about changing trends in the destination marketplace, redefining membership and partnership responsibilities to maximize impact, recalibrating the sponsorship value proposition and more.

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Take advantage of focused discussions about developing advocacy, inclusion or on-dues funding models.
Exchange ideas
Join the conversation through engaging roundtables to collaborate and seek higher performance with your peers on critical topics like database management, partnership collaboration, evolving sponsorship opportunities and more.
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Gain new insights from practitioners that share successful practices and exemplify how to strengthen membership and partnership and sponsorship programs.

Membership Summit group photo

Attendees at the 2018 Membership Summit gather for a group photo in Greater Palm Springs, California.

Attendees by Budget Size

Attendees come from destinations of all shapes and sizes. Network with peers from your budget group, or meet people from cities large and small.

Attendees by Job Title

Membership Summit welcomes attendees from all job levels. Whether you're just starting out or you have years of experience under your belt, you'll find colleagues in the same career path as yourself!

2020 Membership Summit

October 19-21, 2020
Bloomington, MN, USA

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Judi has been in the hospitality industry for over 15 years before starting her own company, HOLLA! Productions, where she is known as a fear researcher and corporate event emcee.
Hosted by peers from CVBs across the country, the panel provides insights on membership growth, retention and sustainability.
Participating attendees come prepared with a one-minute speech on an initiative they have implemented in the past year. There is no shortage of creative problem solving in this session!
These popular peer discussion groups center around specific topics relevant to membership professionals. Past topics include: corporate sponsors, national tourism week and restaurant week.
Bob is known for his high-content, interactive, motivational presentations. He's a top-rated keynote speaker at conferences and state and national association meetings throughout the US and abroad.
The annual Learning Lab is an offsite experience at a local attraction that gives attendees a hands-on look at outstanding examples of membership and partnership at work in the community.
2019 Schedule

Take a look at last year's full schedule of events.

Summit Presentations

View and download copies of concurrent session presentations from the 2019 Membership Summit.

Download of past presentations is a benefit available to Destinations International members. Please use your member login to access the presentations, or contact us if you need assistance.