Events & Seminars

ConferenceDirect hosts a variety of education and networking events each year, and we welcome our Preferred Partners to attend.

Event Location & Date

Los Angeles:  March 24-29, 2018
Loews Hollywood

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Our Annual Partner Meeting & Trade Show (APM) is your opportunity to meet one-on-one and discuss business opportunities with many of our 200+ Associates who are responsible for booking more than 3.75 million room nights every year.

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APM 2019
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
March 3-7, 2019


Signature Events

Held four times a year, these events bring together our Top Customers, Associates and Partners for 2 ½ days of education and networking.  CDX is held in the spring and fall for our Association Customers, CD Forum is held in the fall for our Corporate Customers, and CEO Summit is held in the fall for exclusively for Association Executives.  Attendance is limited to 150 people to encourage authentic interactions and intimate educational settings.

CDX18 Chicago

February 27 – March 1, 2018

Hyatt Regency Chicago

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CDX18 Fall

Dates & Location to be announced

CD Forum 2018

Dates & Location to be announced

CEO Summit 2018

Dates & Location to be announced

For event information, please contact J.J. Wills:

2018 Signature Customer Events Information Request

2018 Signature Customer Events





2018 Locations & Dates

IndustryInsights half day meeting planner seminars are held in key cities across North America and provide our customers with up-to-date statistics and trends, current meetings industry content, and “Hot Topic” discussions, as well as the opportunity to network with ConferenceDirect Associates and Partners.

Check back again soon for our 2018 lineup of locations and dates. For information on attending, as a planner or partner, please contact Christopher Baum, Senior Vice President and Publisher, at or (213) 379-3345.