Visit Orlando Celebrating Travel & Tourism Luncheon

Visit Orlando's Celebrating Travel & Tourism Luncheon
Thursday, May 9

Program | Location | Keynote Speaker | General Session | Tourism Ambassador |
Corporate Table Sponsors
| Corporate Table | Rates | Photography

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 Registration & Networking
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 General Session
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
 Member Connect
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
 Celebrating Travel & Tourism Luncheon
Hilton Orlando
Hilton Orlando
6001 Destination Parkway
Orlando, FL 32819
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Doug LanskyDoug Lansky
Travel writer, thought leader on tourism sustainability, innovation, trends and destination development.

Doug Lansky has been living abroad and traveling for the last 20 years in over 120 countries. He is the author of 10 books. Doug had a weekly syndicated travel column in over 40 newspapers, hosted a Travel Channel show, served as a correspondent for Public Radio's Savvy Traveler show, and served as travel editor for Scandinavian Airlines inflight magazine. He has contributed to publications such as National Geographic Traveler, Reader's Digest, Esquire, Men's Journal, National Geographic Adventure, Huffington Post and Tnooz. Doug has spoken to a sold-out audience at National Geographic Headquarters, for the United Nations World's Tourism Organization, as a speaker at corporate events from Google Travel to Amadeus, and filled the largest halls at ITB Berlin for five years in a row. Click here to watch Doug's video.

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Using Data to Maximize RevPAR

TravelClickThe number of travelers is increasing, room supplies are growing and rates are escalating, economic growth is expected to slow, unemployment is below 5%, consumer buying behaviors are changing and millennials are about to surpass Gen X as the biggest spenders. What does all this mean? What is your next move?

This important hotel industry update will provide insights into group and transient booking trends, how Orlando compares to other markets and suggestions for how to maximize RevPAR in 2019 and beyond. This don't-miss session will help you strategize for the future.

John HachJohn Hach

John Hach is senior hotel industry analyst and advisor with TravelClick, a company offering innovative, cloud-based and data-driven solutions for hotels around the globe to maximize revenue. He joined the company in 2004 and has over 39 years of ecommerce marketing experience within the travel industry. John is a regular industry speaker, his insights and perspective have been featured on CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg and the New York Times.

John is a graduate of Chicago State University and has served as a guest lecturer and advisor at Roosevelt University, Boston University and Cornell University's School of Hotel Management. He has served as Chairman of the Florida Commission on Tourism and as an Executive Director of the California Tourism Industry Association.

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Academy Sports + Outdoors

British Airways
Clear Channel Outdoor

The Florida Mall
Insurance Office of America

The Mall at Millenia
Orlando Economic Partnership
Orlando Health
Orlando International Airport

Orlando Magic
Orlando Premium Outlets
Orlando Sanford International Airport

Patina Restaurant Group
Pegasus Transportation
Smart City

Tupperware Brands
Wells Fargo

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Gold Sponsors

Fun Spot America

Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts, U.S.

Silver Sponsors

Advent Health
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Four Seasons Resort

Hello! Florida
Hyatt Regency
I-Drive Business Improvement District

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
The Launch Group
Margaritaville Resort

Merlin Entertainment
Rosen Hotels & Resorts Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
Xenia Hotels & Resorts

Bronze Sponsors

DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld
Embassy Suites Orlando - International Drive

Loews Hotels at Universal Orlando
Melia Orlando Suite Hotel at Celebration
Orange County Convention Center
Tishman Hotel Corporation

Universal Orlando Resort Hotels
Villas of Grand Cypress

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista

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To purchase a Corporate Sponsorship click here.

Signature Luncheon Sponsorship

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General Session & Luncheon = $95
Luncheon = $55

General Session & Luncheon = $120
Luncheon = $80

Luncheon = $20

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Any person who attends Visit Orlando's Celebrating Travel & Tourism Luncheon grants permission to Visit Orlando to record his or her visual/audio images, including but not limited to photographs, digital images, voices, sound or video recordings, audio clips, or accompanying written descriptions, and, without notifying such person, to use his or her name and such images for any purpose, including advertisements for future programs and events.

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