Special Events

First-Time Attendee Orientation

Join other first-time attendees to learn about HFTP initiatives and the ins-and-outs of the convention, helping you make the most of your time in Orlando and HFTP membership.

Welcome Reception and Table Top Exhibits

Enjoy your first evening of networking and tabletop exhibits, and kick off the Annual Convention.

Annual Business Meeting

Learn what HFTP has accomplished over the last year and what is planned for the coming year.

HFTP Annual Tribute to Success

(Formerly known as President's Evening)

Participate in a formal and fun evening dedicated to recognizing individuals who have made a significant impact on both HFTP and the hospitality industry. HFTP will honor the incoming HFTP Global leadership, as well as others who have helped the association achieve success. After an elegant dinner, you can dance the night away. Dress for this event is black-tie optional.

In conjunction, HFTP Helps will host a silent auction to benefit a local charity. Numerous items will be available to bid on, giving attendees the opportunity to show their support.