Meeting & Event Planners
What Is The Hospitality & Tourism Summit Chicago?
The Hospitality & Tourism Summit is an industry conference featuring a trade show, educational sessions and networking opportunities where 1,250+ top planners, concierges, suppliers & industry professionals connect before the busy summer season!
Why Should Meeting & Event Planners Attend?
Find new and exciting venues and vendors at the Trade Show
Position yourself as a player in the industry
Get better at the educational breakout sessions
Enjoy food and drink samples from some of Chicago's best and newest venues
Recharge your own batteries
Find great new entertainment options for your events at the Entertainment Showcase
Meet other meeting and event planners, concierges, social media influencers, and industry professionals
Keep yourself on the cutting edge with industry trends and insights
Earn CMP credits by attending the educational sessions
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What Do Other Planners Say?
The Vistria Group
Executive Administrative Asst.
The Hospitality and Tourism Summit has given me the resources to succeed in my career. Thank you Ateema!
John Buck Corporation
Joan Hohs - Meeting Planner
I cannot thank you enough for hosting the Hospitality & Tourism Summit. As always, you outdid yourselves. I look forward to this event every year so I can reconnect with vendors and meet new ones. The speakers’ knowledge and excitement about the industry is contagious.
Kate Postle - Meeting Planner
I saw this as a great opportunity to network with local Chicago vendors and people I've seen at past networking events and now I get a chance to meet them in person.