Michigan Hotel Conference powered by MRLA & AHLA

You’re invited to the 2023 Michigan Hotel Conference in Detroit! Join fellow hoteliers from across Michigan 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 Michigan 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.

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12:00PM             Registration                                                 

1:15PM              Welcome Remarks                                                   

Chip Rogers, President & CEO, AHLA

1:20PM              Hotel Industry Outlook                                           

Rich Kawamoto, Director of Sales, Amadeus

1:40PM              Let’s Talk about Workforce

Edie Lowe, Vice President, Strategic Accounts, Actabl

2:10PM               Sponsor Meet & Greet/Break   

2:30PM              AHLA Foundation Fireside Chat

Jenn Clark Fugolo, Vice President of Advancement, AHLAF

Dr. Karthik Namasivayam, Director, Michigan State University

2:50PM               Advocating for your Business: MRLA Update

                                           Justin Winslow, President & CEO, MRLA

3:05PM               Advocating for your Business: AHLA Update                                                 

Chip Rogers, President & CEO, AHLA

3:30PM              Closing Remarks                                                       

4:00PM              Networking Reception                                                           


Date & Time

June 13, 2023 – 1pm-5:30pm


Saint John's Resort

44045 Five Mile Rd.

Plymouth, MI 48170