Meet Us Here


The DMCVB’s convention sales team will be attending conventions and events across the United States and Canada. We’d love to meet you and share all the news about the great development taking place here in the region.


We hope to meet you soon. We will be participating in the following events:


  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Convening Leaders, Jan. 6-9, Pittsburgh, PA


  • Association Management Company (AMC) Annual Meeting, Feb. 2-8, Austin, TX
  • Black Enterprise Women in Power Summit, Feb. 28-March 2, Las Vegas, NV
  • CESSE Mid Winter CEO Meeting, Feb. 24-27, Kiawah Island, SC
  • Destination Showcase D.C., Feb. 13, Washington, D.C.
  • Meetings Michigan Connect Chicago Dinner, Feb. 25, Chicago, IL
  • Meetings Professional International Mid-Winter Symposium, Feb. 5, Ann Arbor, MI


  • Christian Meetings & Conventions Association (CMCA) Spring Showcase, TBD, Greenville, SC
  • ConferenceDirect Annual Partner Meeting, March 3-7, Atlanta, GA
  • Connect Diversity, March 18-20, Birmingham, AL
  • EnVision 2019, March 12-15, Las Vegas, NV
  • Meetings Michigan – Meetings Professional International Mid America, March 3-5, Lexington, KY
  • Meet NY, March 6, New York, NY
  • Michigan Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) Annual Education Conference, March 6-8, Mt. Pleasant, MI


  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Xperience Design Project, April 11-12, National Harbor, MD
  • Destination Celebration, TBD, Kansas City, MO and Minneapolis, MN
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives Associ8@5:08, TDB, Metro Detroit
  • Tigers Opening Day Familiarization Tour, April 4, Detroit, MI


  • HelmsBriscoe ABC, May 28-31, Houston, TX
  • Meetings Michigan Expo, May 10, TBD
  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Chicago Golf Outing, TBD, Chicago, IL


  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) World Education Congress (WEC), June 11-13, Toronto, Canada
  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Education Conference, June 23-26, Los Angeles, CA
  • Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) Championship Tournament, June 27-30, Detroit, MI
  • Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) National Education Conference & Expo (NEC), June 25-27, Detroit, MI


  • Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) Annual Meeting, July 23-25, Baltimore, MD
  • Destinations International, July 23-26, St. Louis, MO
  • Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP) Reunion, July 12-14, Detroit, MI
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Convene Conference, TDB, Washington, D.C
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) OrgPro, July 17-19, Crystal Mountain, MI


  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting, Aug. 10-13, Columbus, OH
  • Conference Direct CDX, TBD, TBD
  • Connect Marketplace, Aug. 25-27, Louisville, KY
  • Experient e4, TBD, TBD


  • Family Reunion Planning Seminar, Sept. 29, Detroit, MI
  • International Meetings and Expositions (IMEX) America, Sept. 9-12, Las Vegas, NV
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) Diamond Awards, TBD, TBD
  • State of Black Tourism, TBD, Washington, D.C.


  • State of Michigan Familiarization Tour, TBD, Metro Detroit
  • Taste of Michigan Luncheon (Destination Michigan), Oct. 9, Grand Rapids, MI


  • Destination Michigan Showcase and Luncheon, Nov. 8, Bath, MI
  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Great Lakes Education Summit, Nov. 3-5, Traverse City, MI
  • National Coalition of Black Meeting Planners, TBD, TBD
  • Women’s’ Diversity Conference, TBD, National Harbor, MD


  • Holiday Showcase, Dec. 12, Chicago, IL
  • IAEE Expo! Expo! Dec. 3-5, Las Vegas, NV
  • Lansing Holiday Party, Dec. 4, Lansing, MI