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​We're back!
After a year off, the annual Tennessee Governor's Conference on Hospitality and Tourism
is returning in 2021 bigger and better than ever!

The 2021 Governor's Conference is produced by
in partnership with
The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development
The Rutherford County Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville SE Murfreesboro
Our Wonderful Sponsors and Exhibitors

As always, this year's conference will offer cutting-edge educational and professional development sessions

as well as outstanding social and networking opportunities.

Features of this year's conference include:

Outstanding Speakers and Topics

No Increase in Conference Registration Fees from 2019

General Sessions Only

TN Dept. of Tourist Development Rural Tourism Pre-Conference Seminar
(By Invitation Only: Contact Abbie Gristy,

Women in Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Reception

Opening Night Reception at The Grove

Returning by Popular Demand from the 2019 Conference: TouchPoints! Session

HospitalityTN PAC Golf Tournament
(Separate Registration Required)

Thursday Afternoon Wind-Down Reception

2021 Stars of the Industry Gala & Awards Dinner
(Separate Registration Required)


We are fully committed to conducting a successful, productive and, above all else, safe conference.
We will work closely with our partners to follow all applicable current guidelines, CDC recommendations,
and host venue policies to ensure best practices are implemented and followed.
Conference attendees, by registering for the 2021 Tennessee Governor's Conference on Hospitality & Tourism,
agree to abide by those policies and practices.


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