Upcoming Events

Join us for an exciting series of professional development, education, peer exchange and immersion programs.

Save the Date: 2020 Annual Convention

Mark your calendar for July 13-15, 2020 for the 2020 Annual Convention in Chicago, IL!

Convention Sales and Services Leadership Forum

December 16, 2019
Chicago, IL, USA

CDME at Spring Learning Week

February 1-4, 2020
Washington, DC, USA

Concurrent Core Courses:

  • Destination Advocacy and Community Relations
  • Destination Marketing & Sales

Concurrent Electives:

  • Destination Economic Development
  • Destination Organization Financial Management

Convention Sales & Services Summit

February 2-4, 2020
Washington, DC, USA

Additional details to be announced soon. Sign up to get email updates.

Spirit of Hospitality Celebration

February 4, 2020
Washington, DC, USA

Registration will open soon!

Destination Showcase

February 5, 2020
Washington, DC, USA

CEO Summit

April 6-8, 2020
Greater Palm Springs, CA, USA

Additional details to be announced soon. Sign up to get email updates.

CDME Alberta Spring Courses

April 21-24, 2020
Banff, Alberta, Canada

Core Course: Strategic Issues in Destination Management
Elective Course: Destination Positioning and Branding

CMO Summit

April 26-28, 2020
Seattle, WA, USA
Additional details to be announced soon. Sign up to get email updates.

CDME at Summer Learning Week

July 10-13, 2020
Chicago, IL, USA
Registration will open soon!

Concurrent Core Courses:

  • Strategic Issues in Destination Management
  • Destination Leadership

Concurrent Electives:

  • Destination Positioning and Branding
  • Destination Organization Human Resources and Talent Development

2020 Annual Convention

July 13-15, 2020
Chicago, IL, USA

CDME Alberta Fall Courses

October 6-9, 2020
Banff, Alberta, Canada
Registration will open soon!

Core Course: Destination Advocacy and Community Relations
Elective Course: Destination Economic Development

Membership Summit

October 19-21, 2020
Bloomington, MN, USA

Additional details to be announced soon. Sign up to get email updates.

CDME at Fall Learning Week

November 2020
Location to be announced
Registration will open soon!

Concurrent Core Courses:

  • Destination Advocacy and Community Relations
  • Destination Marketing & Sales

Concurrent Electives:

  • Destination Information and Research
  • Development of the Destination Experience