AH&LA Fall Conference

Held in conjunction with the International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show & BDNY
November 8-12, 2013
New York, New York 
 

**Please note: AH&LA advanced registration is now closed. To register for the Hospitality Leadership Forum at IHMRS, the International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show, or BDNY please do so at www.ihmrs.com or onsite at the Javits Convention Center. To register for AH&LA special events (i.e. Inaugural Gala, Women In Lodging Luncheon, or the Under 30 Gateway Networking event) you can do so on-site at the event locations or at the AH&LA booth #1859. Any questions? Please contact Lauren Pravlik at lpravlik@ahla.com.

Click here to download the registration form. 
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Schedule of Events - as of November 6, 2013 (dates and times are subject to change)
 

All meetings at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center unless otherwise noted.  

Friday, November 8, 2013 

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
AH&LA Industry Real Estate Financing Advisory Committee Meeting 
(invitation only)
Bank of America Merrill Lynch, One Bryant Park

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 
AH&LA Audit, Certification & Credentials Committee Meeting 
Duke of Windsor Suite,The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue 

2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
AH&LEF Scholarship Committee Meeting 
Park Avenue South, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue 

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
AH&LA Fall Conference Welcome Reception (members only)
Vaderbilt Room, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue

Sponsored by: 
Heartland

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
AH&LA CEO Reception & Dinner (invitation only)
The New York Palace, 455 Madison Avenue

Presented by: 

2012 USA Today  
Supporting Sponsors: American Express, BMI, Heartland Payment Systems 

 
Saturday, November 9, 2013

9:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Hospitality Leadership Forum at IHMRS
Presented by: AmEx small
$159/person; $89/student

11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
AH&LEF Board of Trustees Meeting
1E12
Sponsored by: HCareers

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
AH&LA Governmental Affairs Update with Congressional Speakers
Metropolitan Suite, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
HotelPAC Hosts AH&LA’s Incoming Chair’s Reception and Live Auction
(Must be registered to attend.)
Peacock Alley Private Dining Room, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue
Presented by: WageWatch Heartland

7:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 
98th Annual International Hospitality Ball
Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street (at Grand Central)
Call HANYC at (212) 754-6700 to purchase.

Sunday, November 10, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
AH&LA Student Chapter Presidents Breakfast (invitation only) 
1E04/05

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
 

AHLEI Certification Commission Meeting
1E02

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
AH&LEF Scholarship Recipient Breakfast
1E12

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
AH&LA Small and/or Independent Property Advisory Council Meeting
1E17

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show and BDNY

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Keynote Seminar: Reviews, Ratings and Revenue: Managing Reputation in the Age of Social Media
1E08

11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
AH&LA Board of Directors Meeting/Lunch/Annual Meeting of Members
1E13/14/15
Sponsored by: HCareers

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Seminars

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. 
AH&LA Inaugural Gala honoring Incoming Chair John Fitzpatrick, president/CEO, Fitzpatrick Hotel Group, North America

The Plaza Hotel, Fifth Avenue at Central Park South 

Presented by: AmEx small  
Supporting Sponsors: Heartland Payment Systems, Sealy, Inc.  
Tickets: $300/person

Monday, November 11, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
AH&LA Allied Council Meeting
1E16

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
AH&LA Women in Lodging Executive Council Meeting
1E04

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
AH&LA Under 30 Council Meeting
1E17

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
AH&LA Extended Stay Council Meeting
1E03

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
AH&LA Resort Executive Committee Meeting
2D06/07

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show and BDNY

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
WIL Keynote Seminar: Top Female Restaurant Leaders Dish on Their Success
1E08

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
AH&LA Women in Lodging Luncheon 
(
separate registration required - $50/WIL Members; $25/Students, $75/General Admission)
1E13/14

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
AH&LA Technology & E-Business Committee Meeting
1E17

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Seminars

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
AHLEI Training & Education Advisory Council Meeting
2D04/05

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
AH&LEF Golf Classic Committee Meeting
2D01

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
AH&LA Lodging Industry Rating Advisory Committee Meeting
2D02/03

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
AH&LA Communications Committee Meeting
1E04

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
AH&LA Food & Beverage Committee Meeting
1E16

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
AH&LA Annual Press Reception (invitation only)
New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas

8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
AH&LA Under 30 Gateway Networking Event: Not Your Boss’s Party
The Muse New York, 130 West 46th Street
(separate registration required - $30/member; $40/nonmembers; must be age 21-29 to attend)
Sponsored by: HCareers
 
Tuesday, November 12, 2013

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
AH&LA Labor Relations Council Meeting
Morgan Suite, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
AH&LA Human Resources Committee Meeting
Carnegie Suite, The Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue
Sponsored by: HCareers

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show 
 
 
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