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2023 VA1 Governor’s Tourism Summit

Get in the Game

November 12 – 14, 2023 | Greater Richmond Convention Center | Richmond, VA

Join your industry peers and colleagues for this special opportunity to network with colleagues and industry experts, attend presentations and panel discussions, and celebrate travel in Virginia. 

Book Your Hotel Stay!

A special group room block is available at the Hilton Richmond Downtown for $169/night (single and double rooms available).

Please use the link here to access the special rate, or call (804) 344-4300 and mention that you are attending the VA1 Tourism Summit.

The rate at the Hilton is subject to availability and reservations must be received by Monday, October 23.

Accessibility Information:
For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability please contact the Hilton Richmond Downtown hotel at 804-344-4300.

Note: As of September 15, Marriott Richmond Downtown is sold out. If you were unable to book a room at the Marriott, an overflow block is available directly across the street from the Marriott at the Hilton Richmond Downtown. Please use the link above to book your stay.

2023 Summit Information

Your 2023 VA1 Governor’s Tourism Summit includes access to all general sessions and keynotes, breakout sessions on Monday and Tuesday of the conference, the exhibitor hall, breakfast and lunch on Monday and Tuesday of the conference, as well as a VA1 Reception Monday evening.

Rates Per Person:
+++$359 Early Bird (ends September 22)
+++$399 General (after September 22)
+++$50 Student

Additional fees are required for the following optional activities:
+++$79 Sunday “VA1 Kickoff Event” at Wong Gonzalez
+++$95 Monday Pre-conference Content Workshop

To add optional activities to existing registration:

  • Click on: VA-1 Tourism Summit
  • At the bottom of the page, under the “register now” select “already registered?”
  • Enter the email address used to register and your registration confirmation number sent via email. (If you can not find your registration number, click on “forgot your confirmation number?” to receive it via email.)
  • You should arrive at the page that says “Thank you for registering for the VA-1 Governor’s Tourism Summit”. At the bottom of the page select the “modify registration” button.
  • Click “next” at the bottom of the next page
  • Click on the box that says “select” under the price for the “VA1 Kickoff Event” and/or the “Pre-conference Content Workshop” to add it to your registration, then hit next.
  • Review the registration summary page, confirm that everything is correct, and then click next.
  • Follow the instructions on the screen to pay for the added ticket(s).