The 2021 DMCVB Activity Calendar

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JANUARY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Convening Leaders, Virtual

 

FEBRUARY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Heartland Travel Showcase – Virtual Trade Show
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) Mid-Winter CEO Meeting, Virtual
  • Destination Showcase D.C., Virtual
  • Michigan Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Mid-Winter Symposium, Virtual

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Membership Meeting, Detroit, MI, Virtual

 

MARCH

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Metro Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament, Chicago, IL
  • Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, Indianapolis, IN

 

APRIL

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Customer Advisory Board (CAB) Meeting, Virtual
  • PCMA Get to Know Webinar

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • National Collegiate Athletic (NCAA) Men’s Final Four, Indianapolis, IN
  • NFL Draft, Cleveland, OH
  • Sports ETA Symposium, Birmingham, AL

 

MAY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Midwest Travel Journalists Association, Virtual Tradeshow

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Connect Diversity, Las Vegas, NV
  • Grand Prix Familiarization Tour, Detroit, MI
  • HelmsBriscoe ABC, TBD
  • PCMA Visionary Awards Dinner, Washington D.C.
  • Rocket Mortgage Classic – PGA Tournament, Detroit, MI

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Hometown Tourist Day, Metro Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • Sales Trip, Colorado Springs, CO

 

JUNE

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • American Bus Association Annual Marketplace, Baltimore, MD
  • Circle Michigan Sales Blitz, TBD
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Association Management Company (AMC) Institute Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL
  • ConferenceDirect APM, TBD
  • Customer Webinar, Virtual
  • Cvent Connect, Las Vegas, NV
  • Meetings Michigan Expo, Detroit MI
  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) World Education Congress (WEC), TBD
  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Education Conference, TBD

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • D-Rover at The Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear, Belle Isle, MI
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Metro Detroit, MI

 

JULY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Great Lakes USA Annual Meeting, TBD

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) Annual Meeting, Detroit, MI
  • Customer Advisory Board (CAB) Meeting, Virtual
  • Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP) Reunion, Detroit, MI Virtual/Hybrid, TBD
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) OrgPro and Michigan Society of
  • Association Executives (MSAE) Diamond Awards, Kalamazoo, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • Big Ten Football Media Day, Chicago, IL

 

AUGUST

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Educating State Travel Organizations (ESTO), Los Angeles, CA
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX
  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) DELP Breakfast, Dallas, TX
  • Connect Marketplace, Tampa, FL
  • Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) Leadership Conference, Louisville, KY

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Recognition of Service Excellence (ROSE) Awards, Metro Detroit, MI

 

SEPTEMBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Circle Michigan Sales Blitz, TBD
  • Domestic Tour Operator Familiarization Tour, TBD
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Travel Industry of America – IPW Marketplace, Las Vegas, NV

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Customer Webinar, Virtual
  • Fall Familiarization Tour – National Sales, Detroit, MI
  • Family Reunion Seminar, Virtual
  • State of Black Tourism, Washington D.C.

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Metro Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • TEAMS Conference, Atlantic City, NJ

 

OCTOBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Circle Michigan Annual Meeting, TBD
  • German Sales Mission, Germany
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • North American International Auto Show Media Familiarization Tour, Detroit, MI
  • Society of Travel Writers Annual Convention, Milwaukee, WI

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Connect Faith, Round Rock, TX
  • Destination Michigan Meetings Solutions, Grand Rapids, MI

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Celebrate Services Day, Metro Detroit, MI
  • D-Rover at the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon Health and Fitness Expo, TCF Center, Detroit, MI
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI

 

November

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism, TBD
  • National Tour Association Travel Exchange, Cleveland, OH

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Customer Advisory Board (CAB) Meeting, Virtual
  • Destination Michigan Showcase, Bath, MI
  • IMEX America, Las Vegas, NV
  • Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Great Lakes Education Summit (Meetings Michigan), Traverse City, MI
  • National Coalition Black Meeting Planners, Cincinnati, OH

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Metro Detroit, MI

 

DECEMBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  •  Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Holiday Showcase, Chicago, IL

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Chairman’s Event, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Full Board Dinner, Metro Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • Colorado Springs Holiday Event, Colorado Springs, CO