The 2022 Visit Detroit Activity Calendar

JANUARY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  •  American Bus Association Marketplace, Grapevine, TX
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • International Media Marketplace, New York, NY

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • CESSE Mid-Winter CEO Meeting, Annapolis, MD
  • Connect Chicago, Rosemont, IL
  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Convening Leaders, Las Vegas,
    NV

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • American Bus Association Attendance Builder, Grapevine, TX
  • ESPA (Event Services Professional Association), Kansas City, MO

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • NCAA Convention, Indianapolis, IN
  • Sales Trip, Indianapolis, IN

FEBRUARY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Heartland Travel Showcase, Cleveland, OH
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Association Management Company (AMC) Institute Annual Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Meet NY, New York, NY
  • Michigan Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Mid-Winter Symposium, TBD

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Meetingmax Unconvention, Virtual
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI
  • Visit Detroit Annual Partnership Meeting, Motorcity Casino Hotel – Sound Board, Detroit, MI

MARCH

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Midwest Marketplace, Bloomington, MN

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Michigan SGMP AEC, TBD
  • SISO CEO Summit, St. Petersburg, FL

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • D-Rover at National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Wrestling Championships, Detroit, MI
  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

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

APRIL

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism, Traverse City, MI
  • Travel Journalists Association, Fort Wayne, IN

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Cvent Connect, Las Vegas NY
  • Detroit Tigers Opening Day FAM, Detroit, MI

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Association of Iron & Steel Technology Attendance Builder, TBD
  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • NCAA Men’s Final Four, New Orleans, LA
  • NFL Draft, Las Vegas, NV

MAY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Cruise the Great Lakes Annual Meeting, Duluth, MN
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Connect Marketplace Puerto Rico
  • IMEX Frankfurt, Messe Frankfurt
  • Meetings MI Cubs Rooftop Event, Chicago, IL

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Association of Iron & Steel Technology Attendance Builder, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Connect Attendance Builder, Puerto Rico
  • Hometown Tourist Day, Metro Detroit, MI
  • IMAT Heat Treat AGMA Attendance Builder, TBD
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • Sales Trip, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Sports ETA Symposium, Fort Worth, TX

JUNE

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Travel Industry of America – IPW Marketplace, Orlando, FL
  • UK Sales Mission – London

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • ConferenceDirect – San Francisco, CA
  • DELP Reunion, Detroit, MI
  • Destination MI – Michigan Meetings Expo, TBD
  • Michigan Meeting Professionals International (MPI) WEC, San Francisco
  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) EduCon Conference, New Orleans

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • D-Rover at The Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by LearGrand Prix, Detroit, MI

JULY

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

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

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • AMCI Engage Conference – Detroit, MI
  • CEMA Summit, Nashville TN
  • Rocket Mortgage Classic – PGA tournament, Detroit, MI

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Destinations International, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • D-Rover at the Detroit Bookfest, Eastern Market, Detroit, MI
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI

AUGUST

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Educating State Travel Organizations, (ESTO), Grand Rapids, MI
  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting, Nashville TN
  • Connect FAM, Detroit, MI
  • Connect Marketplace, Detroit, MI
  • Experient Envision, TBD
  • Meetings Michigan Regiception, Detroit, MI
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives (MSAE) Annual Meeting, Michigan

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Celebrate Services Day, Metro Detroit, MI
  • ESTO (Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations), TBD
  • Recognition of Service Excellence (ROSE) Awards, Detroit, MI

SEPTEMBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • Media Familiarization Tour, North American International Auto Show, Detroit, MI

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Meetings Michigan Indy Sales Mission – Indianapolis, IN
  • PCMA Convening Leaders EMEA – Vienna, Austria
  • State of Black Tourism Sponsorship, Virtual

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • Destinations International Membership Summit, TBD
  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Hospitality Training, Metro Detroit, MI
  • IMAT Heat Treat AGMA Attendance Builder, New Orleans, LA
  • Networking Mixer, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI

OCTOBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • CONNECT Faith – Association, Little Rock, AR
  • IMEX America Tradeshow, Las Vegas, NV
  • Small Meetings Market Conference, Wichita, KS

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • D-Rover at the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon Health & Fitness Expo,
    Detroit, MI
  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Veneto Experience Lab, Scottsdale, AZ

SPORTS ACTIVITIES

  • TEAMS Conference, Oklahoma City, OK

November

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits
  • National Tour Association Travel Exchange, Reno, NV
  • Ontario Motorcoach Association, Niagara Falls, ON

SALES ACTIVITIES

  • Connect Washington D.C. – Association, Washington D.C.
  • Destination Michigan Showcase, Bath, MI
  • Meetings MI MPI Great Lakes Education Summit, TBD
  • National Coalition Black Meeting Planners, Jacksonville, FL

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

  • CMP Conclave, TBD
  • Educational Seminar, Metro Detroit, MI
  • Partner Portal Training, Detroit, MI

DECEMBER

MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES

  • Individual Travel Writer Site Visits

SERVICES ACTIVITIES

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