11th Annual Orange County Tourism Conference

Orange County Visitors Association to Host Slate of Industry Experts Offering Insights Into Tourism Trends and Economics

Capitalizing on the momentum of National Travel & Tourism Week, the Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) will hold its 11th Annual OC Tourism Conference at Hilton Anaheim on Wednesday, May 8th.

This year’s conference theme is “OC Forward Together” focusing on the essential role that the tourism and hospitality industries continue to play in propelling the brand growth and economic success of Orange County.

OC Tourism Conference Details:

WHEN:  

Wednesday, May 8, 2019  

8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

WHERE:

Hilton Anaheim

777 W. Convention Way

Anaheim, CA. 92802

SCHEDULE:

8 a.m. – Registration, Continental Breakfast, Vendor Marketplace & Silent Auction

9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Conference Program

PRESENTERS:

  • Ed Fuller, President & CEO, Orange County Visitors Association
  • Caroline Beteta, President & CEO, Visit California
  • Adam Sacks, President & Founder, Tourism Economics
  • Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association
  • OC Tourism Partner – John Wayne Airport
  • Orange County Supervisor Doug Chaffee 4th District

REGISTRATION:  

Individual tickets are on sale now for $150; Organizations may also reserve a table for eight for $1500.

Industry professionals are invited to register online at eventbrite.com/e/11th-annual-orange-county-oc-forward-together-tickets-56367916957

SILENT AUCTION AND RAFFLE

Conference attendees will be entered into a raffle to win a seven-night stay at the Marriott Resort Kaua’i, including round trip air on Alaska Airlines. A silent auction benefiting OCVA will include tickets, hotel stays, dining and experiences donated by OC organizations such as Monarch Beach Resort, South Coast Plaza, OC Fair & Events Center, Knott’s Berry Farm, Fashion Island and more.

For additional information, images or to request an interview about the upcoming OC Tourism Conference, please contact Sienna Spencer-Markles, McCue Communications: [email protected]

About Orange County Visitors Association

The Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) represents more than 700 members of Orange County, California’s tourism community and is the leading resource for visitor information about the county’s 34 cities. OCVA serves as steward of The OC brand, recognized worldwide as the home of world-famous theme parks, unparalleled shopping, 42 miles of pristine coastline, renowned beachfront resorts, and innumerable activities ranging from watersports to world-class performing arts. OCVA promotes the destination both domestically and internationally, with tourism offices in seven international cities. Orange County is located in the heart of Southern California and provides easy access to all the attractions the region offers. For more information, go to www.VisitTheOC.com or call the California Welcome Center at (714) 523-3441. Follow OCVA on Facebook (VisitTheOC) and Twitter (@VisitTheOC).