Wyoming Tourism Conferences


Annual Wyoming Governor’s Hospitality & Tourism Conference

Each year in January or February, the Wyoming Office of Tourism in conjunction with the Wyoming Lodging and Restaurant Association (WLRA) plan the Wyoming Governor’s Hospitality & Tourism Conference!  The incredible conference is attended annually by over 400 industry representatives and has grown into a premier event dedicated to celebrating and educating Wyoming’s second largest industry.  Attendees have an opportunity to network with industry leaders and buyers from across the state, to gain cutting-edge best practices and to increase their competitiveness.

Opening Keynote
(Wyoming: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going) – Diane Shober, Wyoming Office Of Tourism


Annual Fall Hospitality & Tourism Summit

Each fall, the Wyoming Lodging and Restaurant Association (WLRA) and the Wyoming Travel Industry Coalition (WTIC) come together to hold an annual Fall Hospitality & Tourism Summit. The Fall Summit offers Lodging Tax Boards, Chamber, DMO’s and CVB’s a venue for discussing current efforts, trends, hot topics, challenges and opportunities for future growth, as well as an opportunity to hear from industry leaders.

2017 Session: Insights from 2017 and Redefining Success
(Highlights included Call of the WY, the Great Solar Eclipse and rapidly evolving KPI’s)- Diane Shober, Executive Director


2017 Session: Stakeholder Outreach
(2018 Co-op program, local outreach strategy and regional discussion session)- Kristin Dialessi, Brand Integration Senior Manager and Michell Howard, Senior Director of Brand Strategy