Featured Meetings & Events
Coming Up In
South Florida

(Updated April 24, 2017)
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The Cookie Crash ~ with MPI (This meeting has been postponed.)
Presented by the MPI (Meeting Professionals International) South Florida Chapter on Wednesday, April 26th at the Doubletree by Hilton Deerfield Beach-Boca Raton, 100 Fairway Drive, Deerfield Beach, 4:30-7:00 PM. Program: "The Cookie Crash" - Ulla Schindler, founder of The Mindful Plate, will discuss strategies for creating healthier event menus that keep your attendees energized and still satisfied. For more information and to register Click Here.

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DORM vs. DOS Debate ~ with HSMAI
Presented by the HSMAI (Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International) South Florida Chapter on Wednesday, April 26th at the Kimpton EPIC Miami, 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, 4:00-6:30 PM. Program: "DORM vs. DOS Debate" Annual event filled with fun, networking, and learning from both the Director of Revenue Management and the Director of Sales & Marketing perspective. For information and to RSVP Click Here.

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~ D-TOUR, a Global Tourism Summit ~
The Eric Friedheim Tourism Institute (EFTI) (housed within the Department of Tourism, Recreation and Sport Management at the University of Florida) will host D-TOUR, a Global Tourism Summit at the BoardWalk Inn at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Wednesday-Thursday, April 26-27, 2017.
Addressing the transformation and disruption of the global tourism industry, and how to lead in this new environment, will top the timely agenda. With a focus on seeking answers to global issues, the Summit is open to the tourism industry as well as to businesses that rely on tourism.
For details, including sponsorship opportunities, and to register Click Here.
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CIS Certification Program ~ with SITE
Presented by Site | Florida & Caribbean (a chapter of the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence) on Monday-Tuesday, June 12-13th at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, 1111 North Ocean Drive, Hollywood. Enhance your career by becoming a Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS). Learn the fundamentals of the incentive travel industry and achieve a higher understanding of the marketing and sales part of the business. No need to have previous experience. For more information and to register Click Here.

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Chapter Meeting ~ with NACE
Presented by the NACE (National Association for Catering and Events) South Florida Chapter on Tuesday, June 20th at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort, 2000 North Ocean Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, 6:00-9:00 PM. For details and to register Click Here.

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Education Event & Board Installation ~ with MPI
Presented by the MPI (Meeting Professionals International) South Florida Chapter on Tuesday, June 27th at a location TBD, 4:30-7:30 PM. For details and to register Click Here.

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The associations of The Meetings & Hospitality Alliance of South Florida are planning major educational meetings and social events to be held throughout the year that will be of general interest to professionals in the meetings & hospitality industry. In addition to attending these events, there are usually opportunities for both members and non-members to promote their goods and services through sponsorship. To be a sponsor, make contact NOW!

The MPI (Meeting Professionals International) South Florida Chapter offers opportunities for sponsorship of various events throughout the year, including monthly Educational Chapter Meetings. These are opportunities to market your business to their 500+ members and other industry leaders. For information Click Here.

The mission of HSMAI (Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International) is to grow business at hotels and their partners through fueling sales, inspiring marketing and optimizing revenue. As an HSMAI South Florida Chapter Sponsor, you will be affiliated with one of the largest HSMAI chapters in the Americas, and you receive personal recognition from and highly visible support for your contribution. Sponsorships can be made in both cash and barter packages. For information, contact Haydee Casanova.

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The Meetings & Hospitality Alliance
of South Florida

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South Florida organizations in the Meetings & Hospitality industry.

For an overview of The Alliance - - its history, mission, guidelines, and policies Click Here.

FAME   Florida Association of Meetings and Events Professionals

FRLA   Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (South Florida Chapters)
an affiliate of NRA (National Restaurant Association)
and AHLA (American Hotel & Lodging Association)

FFEA   Florida Festivals & Events Association

GMBHA   Greater Miami & The Beaches Hotel Association

GMFEA   Greater Miami Festivals and Events Association

GMIC   Florida/Caribbean Network
a network of GMIC (Green Meeting Industry Council)
GMIC is a council of CIC (Convention Industry Council)

HSMAI   South Florida Chapter
a chapter of HSMAI (Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International)

ILEA   South Florida/Caribbean Chapter
a chapter of ILEA (International Live Events Association)

MPI   South Florida Chapter (SFMPI)
a chapter of MPI (Meeting Professionals International)

NACE   South Florida Chapter
a chapter of NACE (National Association for Catering and Events)

NAWP   Miami-Dade and Broward County Chapter
NAWP   Palm Beach Chapter
chapters of NAWP (National Association of Wedding Professionals)

Site Florida & Caribbean Chapter
a chapter of Site (Society for Incentive Travel Excellence)

SKAL   Skål International Fort Lauderdale & Palm Beaches
SKAL   Skal International Miami
clubs of Skål International

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