Illinois Hotel Conference powered by IHLA & AHLA

You’re invited to the 2023 Illinois Hotel Conference in Chicago! Join fellow hoteliers from across Illinois for an afternoon of networking and learning about the very latest policy issues impacting your hotel. 

You’ll hear from guest speakers and longtime industry leaders who will share updates on:

  • Key policy issues impacting Illinois hotels
  • Workforce challenges and solutions
  • Best practices for revenue generation
  • Key national & local industry initiatives

A special networking reception with complimentary drinks and appetizers will follow. Mark your calendar and invite all your hotel colleagues to this special afternoon event.

IL Sponsors


12:00PM             Registration                                                 

1:05PM               Welcome Remarks                                                   

Kevin Carey, EVP & COO, AHLA

1:20 PM              How the Latest Industry Data Impacts You

                                           Brandon Gill, Sales Executive, STR

1:55PM               HSMAI: Best Practices for Revenue Generation


2:15PM               Sponsor Meet & Greet/Break                                              


2:40PM               Let’s Talk about Workforce


3:00PM               AHLA Foundation


3:10PM               Advocating for your Business: AzLTA Update

                                           Michael Jacobson, President & CEO, Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association

3:25PM               Advocating for your Business: AHLA Update                                                 

Kevin Carey, EVP & COO, AHLA

4:00PM               Closing Remarks

Kevin Carey, EVP & COO, AHLA






Date & Time

October 5, 2023 – 1pm-5:30pm