ForWard: Women Advancing Hospitality

May 10-12, 2022

Hilton Chicago
Chicago, IL


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About the Event

ForWard has gone digital! Learn more about the ForWard Thinking Webinar Series.

It's time to recognize the women of the hospitality industry and champion the next generation of leaders. Over two impactful days, you'll hear important insights and candid remarks from some of the most successful women executives. We'll network, strategize, and share our knowledge to help our industry - and our women - make the next leap forward.


Learn More About Our 2021 ForWard Sponsors


Impact of Coronavirus on ForWard 2021

In light of the unprecedented situation surrounding COVID-19, AHLA's ForWard: Women Advancing Hospitality has been rescheduled to May 10-12, 2022 at the Hilton Chicago.

Joining us for this signature AHLA event will be an opportunity for our members to convene and share information as we moved ForWard together. 

If you registered for the May 2021 program:

  • Registration: AHLA has automatically transferred your registration to 2022. Please contact Allison Brennan if you cannot attend and require a refund. 
  • Booking information for 2022 will be available soon.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Show your support for this groundbreaking event and join us as a sponsor of ForWard: Women Advancing Hospitality. 

Please contact Adrienne Weil for information on sponsorship opportunities for our 2022 event.


Hotel Accommodations

The Hilton Chicago is the host hotel for ForWard: Woman Advancing Hospitality. Accommodation details will be coming soon. 


Register before January 31, 2022 to take advantage of Early Pricing. To register your group please reach out Allison Brennan,

Type Early Pricing Regular Pricing
AHLA Member $400 $500
Group Rate - 6 registrants 
AHLA Members Only
$2,000 $2,500
Under 30/Student 
AHLA Members Only
Non-members   $1,000
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