On the Road Again

2022 Summit Schedule of Events

(Program subject to change)

Sunday, February 6

12 – 5 PM Registration, Pacific Room

12 – 1 PM Board Lunch,  Shell Room
SPONSORED BY WINE, WATER AND THE WONDERS OF NY STATE

1 – 5 PM Board of Directors Meeting, Shell Room

6 – 8 PM Reunion Party, Belmont Park
SPONSORED BY BELMONT PARK

Monday, February 7

8 AM – 5:30 PM Registration, Pacific Room

9:30 AM – 1:30 PM Local Sightseeing
HOSTED BY SAN DIEGO TOURISM AUTHORITY

2 PM – 2:45 PM First Timer Orientation, Ventana Room

MEMBER FORUMS: SHAPING THE POST-PANDEMIC WORLD OF INBOUND TRAVEL

3 – 4:45 PM Inbound Operator Forum, Ventana Room

3 – 3:45 PM DMO Forum, Shell Room

4 – 4:45 PM SUPPLIER Forum, Shell Room

6 – 9:30 PM Opening Event, SeaWorld San Diego
SPONSORED BY SEAWORLD & SAN DIEGO TOURISM AUTHORITY

Tuesday, February 8

7:30 AM – 5 PM Registration, Mission Bay Lobby

8:00 AM– 8:45 AM Inbound Operator Breakfast, Mission Bay DE

9:00 AM – 9:35 AM Annual Business Meeting, Mission Bay AB

9:35 AM – 10:00 AM State of the Industry, Mission Bay AB

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Forecast for International Travel to the U.S., Mission Bay AB

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Break

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM The Future of Travel & Tours Through the World Lens of the WTTC

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM LUNCH, Beach

1:45 PM– 2:45 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 1, Pavillion

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Working with the U.S. Commercial Service, Shell Room

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 2Pavillion

3:00 PM– 4:00 PM Technology Demos, Ventana Room

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 3, Pavillion

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Reshaping Inbound Travel Distribution – Why a Hybrid Model May be Answer

5:15 PM – 6:15 PM Wine ReceptionMission Bay Lobby
SPONSORED BY TRAVEL OREGON

6:15 PM Dine Around in San Diego

Wednesday, February 9

7:30 AM – 3 PM RegistrationMission Bay Lobby

8:00 AM– 8:45 AM Inbound Operator Breakfast, Mission Bay DE

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM General Session – International Inbound:  Rebuilding a Better Industry, Mission Bay AB
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

10 AM – 11 AM Breakout Sessions – Continuing Your Path to Sustainability, Shell Room – Will You be Ready When They are Ready?  Managing Expectations, Mission Bay AB – Protecting Yourself in an Uncertain World: the Latest on Legal Matters (Directed toward Operators), Ventana Room
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Breakout Sessions – Airlift Role in Inbound Travel Development, Shell Room – Building or Rebuilding Your Story – How Marketing Yourself is Different Now, Mission Bay AB – How to Prepare for the Constant Change in Technology, Ventana Room
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

12:30 PM– 1:30 PM LUNCH – Beach

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 1, Pavillion

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM Working with U.S. Commercial Service, Shell Room
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

3 PM– 4 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 2, Pavillion 

3 PM – 4 PM Technology Demos, Ventana Room
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Marketplace Power Hour – Group 3, Pavillion 

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM Reshaping Inbound Travel Distribution:  Why a Hybrid Model May be the Answer, Shell Room
SPONSORED BY BWH HOTEL GROUP

6:30– 10 PM California Beach Party (Reception/Dinner/Dance), Mission Bay ABC
SPONSORED BY SAN DIEGO TOURISM AUTHORITY & VISIT CALIFORNIA

Dress Code:

Business attire is required during the day Tuesday and Wednesday. Casual attire is appropriate for all other social activities.

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