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21st Annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit & Trade Show

July 26, 2017 @ 7:00 am - July 28, 2017 @ 3:30 pm UTC-8


This educational summit is designed to educate attendees on how to become a hotel owner or investor, share lodging & industry trends, learn how to market to minorities and look at diversity issues affecting the lodging industry.

Hosted by the National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators & Developers (NABHOOD)


Are student discounts available?
A full-time hospitality student may complete early registration discounted rate of $200. A Professor’s discounted rate is $200. Rates will increase after the early registration deadline has expired on May 31, 2017.  To register, you can go online or please email or call Debra Samson  at 954-792-2579 or  Dsamson@NABHOOD.com.

What does the registration fee include?
The conference fee includes Wednesday and Thursday evening Reception, Thursday and Friday Continental Breakfasts, Thursday and Friday luncheons, all food and beverage breaks, all sessions and materials, and the participant roster.

What is the cut-off date for the early registration discount?
The early registration discount ends at midnight on Tuesday, May 31, 2017

What is the latest date that I can make hotel reservations?
The hotel is holding a block of rooms for Summit attendees at a special, therefore, you should make your reservations by July 11, 2017. Please make reservation early because rooms will sellout.

What is the Summit Conference registration cancellation policy?
Cancellations must be submitted in writing no later than Tuesday, June 12, 2017. All cancellations are subject to a $200 cancellation fee. There will be no refunds after June 12, 2017. Substitutions are permitted for an additional fee of $200 and must also be submitted in writing no later than Tuesday, June 12, 2017. No substitutions may be made at the conference. Call or email Shirley Gleman  at 954-792-2579 / Sgleman@gate.net to make substitutions or to cancel. There will be a $40 fee for any returned checks.

Can I register to attend part of the conference; i.e., a day or a session or two?
Registration is available for the full conference or daily registration.

What is the dress code?
Business professional

How can I sign up to sponsor?
For sponsorship, contact Shirley Gleman at 954-792-2579 or email Shirley at sgleman@gate.net

When will I receive the attendee roster?
You will receive the roster in Excel format by E-Mail on upon arrival at the conference.

When will the conference program be available?
The conference program will be available June, 2017.

Who should attend this conference?
Hotel Owners, Hotel Investors, REITs, Lenders, Special Servicers, Wall Street, Private Equity, Investment Bankers, Asset Managers, Management Companies, Franchise Companies, Renovation/Construction, Asset Managers, Consultants, Appraisers, Attorneys, Brokers, Developers, Architects/Designers, Hospitality Students, Hospitality Professors, Vendors

How many people attend the Conference?
Typically we will have about 400 attendees from all over the United States as well as the Caribbean and other international attendees.

Can I bring my spouse or a Guest?
You may bring your spouse or a guest to the Wednesday and Thursday evening receptions for a fee of $125. Your spouse or guest can also attend the complete Summit or attend daily for a rate and must be registered in advance when the main attendee is registering online or with our office. To register with our office, call or email Shirley Gleman at 954-792-2579 / sgleman@gate.net. Have a credit card available when you call to register your spouse.

CANCELLATION/REFUNDS: Cancellation received in writing by June 12, 2017 is refundable less $200 per person processing fee. Cancellation received after June 12, 2017 is non-refundable; however, for an additional fee of $200 substitutions are permitted. All requests must be in writing. Horizons International Group reserves the right to qualify all registrants & allow or prohibit anyone from attending or exhibiting at this event.

Click Here for the NABHOOD 2017 Summit Agenda




Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel
1633 N Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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(305) 374-3900

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