Events, Conferences, and Expos for Short Term and Vacation Rental Industry Professionals
Attending events and conferences is a great networking opportunity for all industry professionals. Luckily, 2022 is brimming with vacation rental industry events.
In-person events and conferences are a great way to build your network, learn about new resources, and spark inspiration. As the industry continues to adapt to the new normal, this is the best time for all to learn from experts and interact with peers.
Why should you attend such events?
These events are places where you can interact with your peers and find solutions to the problems you might be facing in your business. Vacation rental events bring people from all over the world together. This provides all an opportunity to learn from experienced professionals, experts and also peers.
Improving your knowledge
Whether you’re just starting out or are a seasoned professional in the industry, there is always an abundant room to grow. Sometimes, it’s a simple matter of a different perspective, a different approach, or a simple anecdote that might help. Whatever it is, these events provide many learning opportunities.
Generating and creating new ideas is the biggest challenge of the new normal. Ideas are the currency of the new world. In these events you might find your next great idea for your property. Interact with your peers and experts of your industry. Many of the conferences and events these days are geared towards creating inspiration-worthy moments.
But how do you keep track of everything going on in the short-term and vacation rental industry?
We’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of all the events we found in Europe and the Americas. Click the name of each event to learn more.
We’ll keep this list updated with details, and add more events as we find them, so be sure to check back.
List of Vacation Rental Industry Events 2022
|Event||Location||Start Date||End Date||Description|
|NWVRP Annual Conference||Seaside, OR||3rd April||5th April||The Northwest Vacation Rental Professionals Conference boasts that sessions here span everything from revenue management to laundry, “there will be key takeaways for everyone involved or interested in our industry.”|
|VRMA Spring Forum||Chicago, Il||11th April||12th April||The VRMA Spring Forum plans to provide a new way to network with peers and innovative educational opportunities for vacation rental professionals.|
|VRM Intel Live! Series||Wilmington, NC||27th April||27th April||The first in a series of road-show-style events, the VRM Intel Live! Series hopes to exhibit technological and educational resources for property managers on a smaller scale designed to facilitate learning and conversation.|
|VRM Intel Live! Series||Branson, MO||18th May||18th May||The second in a series of road-show-style events, the VRM Intel Live! Series hopes to exhibit technological and educational resources for property managers on a smaller scale designed to facilitate learning and conversation.|
|VRMA Executive Summit||Manalapan, FL||1st June||3rd June||An exclusive event designed for executive-level leaders focused on business strategy, organizational excellence, sustained growth, and charting a vision for their company’s future.|
|VRM Intel Live! Series||Breckenridge, CO||June||June||The third in a series of road-show-style events, the VRM Intel Live! Series hopes to exhibit technological and educational resources for property managers on a smaller scale designed to facilitate learning and conversation.|
|DARM||Nashville, TN||9th August||10th August||The Data and Revenue Management Conference has been instrumental in bringing the top minds in data and revenue management together to move the industry forward. This event is intended for short-term rental executives, revenue managers, and marketers.|
|Hotel Data Conference||Nashville, TN||10th August||12th August||The Hotel Data Conference “will provide you with expert analyses, new strategies, and tangible best practices.”|
|Streamline||Scottsdale, AZ||7th September||9th September||A three-day gathering for the Streamline family of property managers and partners focused on education, networking, and fun!|
|GuestyVal||Austin, TX||13th September||14th September||For the first time in the USA, this two-day networking and learning event is for Guesty customers and partners.|
|TNS Next||Minneapolis, MN||18th September||20th September||The Travel Net Solutions annual get together for customers and partners to “learn, collaborate, and push boundaries by sharing best practices with one another.”|
|VRM Xtravaganza||Orlando, FL||19th September||20th September||A one-of-a-kind place for educational, networking, and technology resources for vacation rental managers in Florida.|
|Glamping Show USA||Aurora, CO||4th October||5th October||A unique indoor/outdoor event focused on glamping, campgrounds, cabins, tiny houses, and RV parks.|
|BookDirect US||Miami, FL||18th October||19th October||One of Europe’s largest events is coming to the US for the first time! A hybrid virtual and live event with speakers, panel discussions, and workshops.|
|VRMA International||Las Vegas, NV||23rd October||25th October||The largest US event in the industry, VRMA’s International Conference brings professionals from around the world together to “learn, innovate, and collaborate.”|
|VRM Intel Live! Series||Lake Tahoe||3rd November||3rd November||The fourth in a series of road-show-style events, the VRM Intel Live! Series hopes to exhibit technological and educational resources for property managers on a smaller scale designed to facilitate learning and conversation.|
|The Phocuswright Conference||Phoenix, AZ||14th November||17th November||A platform for decision-makers and C-level executives to network, develop relationships and increase brand awareness.|
|VRM Intel Live! Series||Florida||30th November||30th November||The final event in the series of road-show-style events, the VRM Intel Live! Series hopes to exhibit technological and educational resources for property managers on a smaller scale designed to facilitate learning and conversation. This one should be exciting!|
|Exporv||Cancun||30th November||3rd December||The biggest event for property and short-term rental managers in LATM, this four-day conference is a great opportunity for networking, and full of educational and informative sessions.|
|Event||Location||Start Date||End Date||Description|
|FITUR||Madrid||19th January||23rd January||The International Tourism Trade Fair is a five-day event geared toward the Spanish-speaking and LATM Markets.|
|Urban Living Insights Series, Build to Rent||London||23rd February||23rd February||A series of half-day events for urban innovators at the cutting edge of hospitality, real estate, and living.|
|Urban Living Insights Series, Senior Living||London||16th March||16th March||A series of half-day events for urban innovators at the cutting edge of hospitality, real estate, and living.|
|Recharge||Paris||28th March||29th March||A series of “short and punchy” sessions formulated to help stimulate collective conversation, collaboration, innovation, and value creation to help drive your business and the sector forward. Designed for leaders in real estate and hospitality.|
|1er Réseau de Conciergeries Locatives de France||Nantes||28th March||29th March||An exhibition for short-term rental concierges with working and exchange committees, and educational sessions focused on building the future of concierge services.|
|Urban Living Insights Series, Work/Offic||London||20th April||20th April||A series of half-day events for urban innovators at the cutting edge of hospitality, real estate, and living.|
|Hotel Revenue Forum||Milan||5th May||5th May||A one-day opportunity for networking and training for the Italian revenue management community.|
|Urban Living Insights Series, STRZ/Fortune||London||18th May||18th May|
|Shortyz||London||18th May||18th May||The Shortyz Awards aim to recognize excellence among your peers in the STR industry, highlight innovation and industry best practices, reward achievement, and celebrate start-up technology, as the sector navigates the ‘new normal.’|
|Short Stay Summit||London||19th May||19th May||A one-day education and networking event, the 2022 Short Stay Summit focus is “Capitalising on Growth.”|
|Serviced Apartments Awards||London||19th May||19th May||Awards recognizing excellence at an individual, team, and corporate level for the serviced apartment, aparthotel, extended stay, and short-term rental industries.|
|Scale Rentals||Barcelona||26th May||26th May||A series of events for property managers with 50+ listings and vendors tailored to help them scale. The events in this series are not open to the public, you must apply and be approved as a vendor or attendee.|
|Urban Living Festival||London||6th July||7th July||A leadership and investment event for urban innovators and investors to collectively define the future of how and where people stay, live, and work.|
|VRWS||Porto||15th September||16th September||Connecting the global vacation rental community – Hosts, Property Managers & Industry Pros – through an independent conference to help attendees understand what’s coming, how to get more bookings, streamline workflows and maximize rental income.|
|TTG Travel Experience||Rimini||12th October||14th October||TTG Travel Experience is Italy’s key B2B show for the promotion of global tourism in the country and the marketing of its tourism offer worldwide. This three-day event is a great event to discover new trends, meet experts, and expand your network.|
|Vitur||Malaga||6th November||7th November||The VITUR Summit fosters a space to connect and learn for the European short-term rental sector. Establishing a supportive network for professionals to come together and share timely, practical, and inspirational knowledge, developing the pillars which will shape the future of our industry.|
|bto.trave||Florence||24th November||30th November||A combination of in-person and online events to explore the “new present” and “the future of digital tourism.” Opening day will be in person on 24 November. Then each day of the four-day online portion will have a different focus: Digital Innovation, Destination, Food and Wine, and Hospitality.|
|Scale Rentals||Paris||November||November||The second event in the series for PMs with 50+ units in the French-speaking Market.|
|Scale Rentals||Milan||December||December||The third event in the series for PMs with 50+ units in the Italian-speaking Market|
|Event||Location||Start Date||End Date||Description|
|ITB||Virtual||8th March||10th March||Digital, sustainable and resilient solutions for the global tourism industry. Normally hosted in Berlin, this year’s event will be virtual.|
|ELEVATE Summit||Virtual||9th March||10th March||Breezeway’s virtual conference is dedicated to property management operations, featuring industry influences, leaders, and experts.|
|ITB Digital Business Day||Virtual||17th March||17th March||A day for virtual networking and developing business interests, supplemented by on-demand sessions from the ITB Convention.|
Events, dates, and locations are subject to change with or without notice.
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