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Event Name:2020 Oklahoma Conference on Tourism
Description:The Oklahoma Conference on Tourism is an annual event that helps Oklahoma's tourism industry work together to grow our attractions and communities. With the help of a line-up of experts, attendees are kept abreast of the latest trends, tactics and tools needed to maximize opportunity, energize marketing efforts and set the path to sustained growth. They gain insight into current and coming travel trends, share best practices with industry peers, and get real ideas on how to reach more prospective travelers every day. The Oklahoma Conference on Tourism is held in conjunction with the RedBud Awards.

Don't forget to use the hashtag #oktourismconference during the conference! 
Event Date:5/12/2020 - 5/13/2020
Location:Meinders School of Business at OCU
NW 26th Street
(NW 26 & McKinley, west of Classen)
Oklahoma City, OK 73106

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Tuesday, May 12
10:00 - 12:00pm Exhibitor move-in / set rooms / AV check
Meinders School of Business, Oklahoma City University
12:30 - 1:00pm Registration / Exhibit Review 
Attire: Business casual/logo-wear for daytime
1:00pm Keynote Presentation / General Session - 3rd Floor Gardner
Presenter Details to Follow
2:00pm Break - Exhibit Review
2:30pm     Concurrent Workshops - Executive Classrooms 107, 117, 119, 120
Presenter Details to Follow
3:30pm Break - Exhibit Review
4:00pm General Session / Speed Dating - 3rd Floor Gardner
6:00pm Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction at Oklahoma History Center 
7:00pm RedBud Awards Dinner Program at Oklahoma History Center
Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell will Co-emcee the RedBud Awards program
9:00pm Oklahoma Conference on Tourism Adjourns
9:15pm Buses return 
Wednesday, May 13
Meinders School of Business at Oklahoma City University
2501 N Blackwelder Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Attire: Business casual/logo-wear
8:00am Registration, Exhibit Review, and Continental Breakfast
8:30am Welcome & Opening General Session – 3rd Floor Gardner
Details to Follow
10:00am Break & Exhibit Review
10:30am         Concurrent Workshops - Executive Classrooms 107, 117, 119, 120
Details to Follow
11:30am Break & Exhibit Review
12:00pm OTIA Annual Meeting & New Board Installation (Open to all members) - Meinders, OKC 
Working lunch provided, Executive Classroom 120
2:00pm Oklahoma Lakes and Countries Association Board Meeting - Meinders, OKC 
Executive Classroom 107

Full Registration
Includes daytime educational sessions, all meals, breaks and the RedBud Awards Gala.
  • Members* - $275
  • Non-members - $305
RedBud Awards Gala ONLY
  • Members - $130/ticket
  • Non-members - $155/ticket
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Overnight Accommodations    

Staybridge Suites Oklahoma City Downtown
120 South Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
King Suites $115
Two Queen Studio Suite $125
includes complimentary breakfast
Room Block listed under: OK Conference on Tourism
Room Block cut-off date: May 1, 2020

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5/12/2020 - 5/13/2020
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