The Collins College Of Hospitality Management

Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference

Schedule of Events: Tuesday, October 18, 2016

8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Registration/Networking and Continental Breakfast


8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.            

Welcome and Conference Overview

  • Bruce Baltin, Managing Director, CBRE Hotels

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.          

CVB Insights and Perspectives

Moderator: Brandon Feighner, Director, CBRE Hotels

Panel Members:

  • Charles Harris, Sr. Vice President, Marketing, Visit Anaheim
  • Patti Mac Jannett, Sr. Vice President, Business Affairs, Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board
  • Kerri Kapich, San Diego Tourism Authority

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.              

Industry Trends

  • Valerie Woods, Director of Business Development, Hotels - STR

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.        

Break


10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.        

Local Perspectives & Outlook on Major Markets

Moderator: Lauren Schlau, President, Lauren Schlau Consulting

Panel Members:

  • Dan Mishell, California Travel & Tourism Commission
  • Skip Hull, CIC Research
  • Kimberly Ritter-Martinez, LAEDC

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.          

Lunch

Keynote Speaker: Gary Sherwin, Visit Newport Beach


1:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.            

CBRE Hotel's 2017 Lodging Forecast

Moderator: Bruce Baltin, Managing Director, CBRE Hotels

Panel Members:

  • Brandon Feighner, Vice President, PKF Consulting         
  • Jacqueline Chen, Senior Consultant
  • Amanda Hanson, Consultant