Member Events

Destination DC Member Events
The Renwick Gallery
Connect with leaders in the travel and tourism community. Explore industry trends, technologies and happenings.

For more information please contact emily.vecchioni [at] destinationdc.com (subject: Event%20Information%20Request) (Emily Vecchioni), Member Events Coordinator at (202) 789-7074

Upcoming Events & Deadlines: 

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2018 Annual Marketing Outlook Meeting

Know Your Audience

Join hundreds of hospitality and travel industry professionals at Destination DC's annual member meeting. Learn how to effectively reach your customers with new research about Washington, DC's visitor personas and get the latest hotel forecast from STR. This is the one industry event that will help you and your business prepare for the year ahead. We look forward to seeing you there!

Registration
$140 – members

Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018
8 a.m.  – 12 p.m.

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20024

Register today

Monthly Member Office Hours

Join the Partnerships and Alliances team for Member Office Hours on the second Tuesday morning of each month. It’s a great opportunity for some face-to-face time with your account manager and additional Destination DC staff from other departments while enjoying some morning treats from Buttercream Bakeshop. Bring your questions and come ready to chat with us about ways to maximize your Destination DC membership.

Office hours are held each second Tuesday of the month from 9-10:30 a.m.

Upcoming dates include: Sept. 11, Oct. 9

Where: 
901 7th Street NW 
Suite 400 
Washington, DC  20001
(Note - Entrance is on I Street NW)

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Department Dish Webinar: Convention Sales & Services

Join our Convention Sales & Services team to learn more about the team's goals, industry trends, and other planned activities for the year ahead.

Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration link coming soon!

Monthly Member Extranet Training Webinars

Destination DC’s Member Extranet is where you control your account listings, photos, deals, events calendar, contacts and respond to leads. It’s important that your team understands how the Extranet works and how to put it to work for your business. 

Join our monthly Member Extranet training webinar. The Destination DC membership team will provide useful tips and tricks to help you make the most out of the Member Extranet and maximize your membership.

This webinar series is held each second Wednesday of the month from 2-3 p.m. 

Upcoming dates include: Sept. 12, Oct. 10

Register for a future webinar. Remember to specify your preferred date in the drop down bar.

Department Dish Webinar: Partnerships & Alliances

Join our Partnerships & Alliances team to learn more about departmental goals, industry trends, and other planned activities for the year ahead.

Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration link coming soon!

Department Dish Webinar: Tourism & Visitor Services

Join our Tourism & Visitor Services team to learn more about departmental goals, industry trends, and other planned activities for the year ahead.

Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration link coming soon!

Department Dish Webinar: Marketing & Communications

Join our Marketing & Communications team to learn more about deparmental goals, industry trends, and other planned activities for the year ahead.

Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Registration link coming soon!

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Destination DC events are a benefit of your membership. All employees of member organizations are welcome to come learn, network and socialize. Most (but not all) are free of charge.

Regular Destination DC member events include

  • Monthly Educational Forums

  • Member Mixer and Business Exchange social and networking parties

  • Annual Marketing Outlook Meeting (August) – annual membership meeting, travel and tourism forecast is shared

  • Global Marketplace – how to work with international visitors

  • Ask Me About DC (January/February) – engage and welcome Capitol Hill staff

To benefit the American Experience Foundation

  • Member Volleyball Tournament (February)

  • July 4 Celebration

If you would like to host a member event, please contact our Member Events & Publications Manager.

Contact Destination DC