New year, new events! In 2020, there will be plenty of conferences and fairs for property managers to attend. These are all excellent opportunities for you to network and learn more about the vacation rental industry. Mark your calendar as we have listed the upcoming vacation rental events in 2020!

The list will be regularly updated. Come back often to make sure you don’t miss anything!

Events In February

  • 25/02: More Bookings Direct Conference. London, England. 
    A unique one-day event for short-term rental managers and property management companies looking for alternative ways to drive more direct bookings.

Events In March

  • 04/03-08/03: ITB-Berlin. Berlin, Germany. 
    The world’s largest tourism trade fair, representing hotels, tourist boards, tour operators, system providers, airlines and car rental companies, among others.
  • 11/03: The Shortyz 2020. London, England. 
    Short-Term Rentals Awards. The Shortyz recognises individual and company best practice and achievement. Among the attendees: rentalpreneurs and accommodation owners, vacation rental operators, channel managers, Property Management Software (PMS) and Reservation Management System (RMS) providers, Online Travel Agencies (OTAs), property professionals, insurance companies…
  • 12/03: Short Stay Show. London, England. 
    Discover the latest trends in hospitality, property and technology.
  • 15/03-17/03: VRMA European Conference. Lisbon, Portugal. 
    A conference where you can get educational tools, opportunities to network and to meet suppliers/vendors who offer services for your business.
  • 23/03-25/03: KigoWorld. Barcelona, Spain. 
    Get some insights about the latest innovations, network and consult experts.
  • 24/03-25/03: SKIFT Forum Europe 2020. Madrid, Spain. 
    A conference with TED-style talks and Q&As with business leaders and creative thinkers.

Events In April

  • 27/04-28/04: VRMA Spring Forum. Chicago, Ilinois. 
    Network and participate in trainings and workshops on challenges met by professionals in the vacation rental industry.

Events In May

  • 06/05-08/05: Spring 2020 Summit – OPMA. Miami, Florida. 
    Meet and exchange ideas with other leaders and decision makers. Event open only to OPMA managers and supplier members.
  • 18/05-20/05: Phocuswright Europe 2020. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 
    A large gathering of travel executives, investors and startups, with great network opportunities.

Events In September

Events In October

Events In November

  • 02/11-04/11: World Travel Market (WTM) 2020. London, England. 
    Network and listen to industry leaders about travel trends and innovations.
  • 04/11-06/11: HOST 2020. London, England. 
    Europe’s most important accommodation event.
  • 12/11: Short Stay Show. Barcelona, Spain.
Have we missed anything? Let us know in the comments and we’ll update the list!