13th February 2019 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM (GMT-04:00) America/New_York
February 13, 2019
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC, USA
Now in its 31st year, Destination Showcase is North America's only one-day event that connects meeting planners with CVBs so they can better understand how CVBs are the key to making meetings and events successful. This dynamic show offers Destinations International members the opportunity to connect with the nation's top planners in one location.
NEW FOR 2019
Destinations International is partnering with the national chapter of PCMA to deliver world-class education to business events strategists attending the event including a general education session as well as interactive breakout sessions. Join industry peers and colleagues for a morning of meaningful exchange where you will be challenged to think differently about your business, the event experience and your own development. Sessions will feature educational content delivered by experts and professionals from various fields, focusing on practical cases you can apply instantly.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: LESLIE ODOM JR.
Tony and Grammy Award-winning performer, Leslie Odom Jr., has taken the entertainment world by storm across a variety of media - spanning Broadway, television, film, and music. Best known for his breakout role as 'Aaron Burr' in the smash hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, Odom Jr. received a 2015 Drama Desk Award nomination and won the Tony Award for "Best Actor in a Musical" for his performance. He also won a Grammy Award as a principal soloist on the original cast recording.