Aspiring InnkeepersHotel Reservations Conference Schedule

Innkeeping as a Profession Workshop

Dream of becoming an innkeeper? Don't miss Innkeeping as a Profession (IAP) on January 25-26, 2020 at the Monterey Marriott in Monterey, CA. This two-day workshop provides you a behind-the- scenes look into the innkeeping lifestyle. Sessions include: Finding the perfect inn, financing, marketing, operations and more. You get to ask veteran innkeepers your toughest questions, as well as attend the InnSpire Conference opening general session.

Want more? Join us for the full, four-day event and attend all of the workshops and networking events! This is a great opportunity to meet dozens of innkeepers from around the state, get up-to-speed on education needed to be successful in innkeeping, spend time with industry suppliers and experts, and learn about CABBI from those who know it best.

Check back summer 2019 for more information.

What recent participants have said about the Innkeeping as a Profession workshop:

    "This was so valuable as I consider buying an inn. The overall content of this workshop is detailed and provides worthwhile contacts of innkeepers as well as vendors, tools and resources. I highly recommend this workshop to anyone considering this profession or ownership." – Laura, 2018 IAP Attendee

    "Thank you for an amazing two days. We learned so much from the speakers and from our networking. Exceeded our expectations in every way. We are excited to embark on this journey to find an inn." – Grace & Matthew, 2018 IAP Attendees



2019 Sponsors




Lodging Brokers Network


RezStream Hospitality Solutions




Calvista Insurance


Heartland Payment Systems




BDK America