Sunday, November 27, 2016

Time Event Location
By Appointment -     Operators Only Shuttle Service to Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Monday, November 28, 2016

Time Event Location
  8 am - 6 pm Registration Open
- City Tour Information
- Supplier and TSP/Sponsor Booth Setup - Atrium Ballroom
Marquis Foyer
  8 am - 10 am Special Delegation Breakfast & Orientation
(China, India, & Japanese Delegations)
World of Coca Cola
  11 am - 5 pm Atlanta City Tours Tours depart from Marriott Marquis Staging Area
  12 pm - 4 pm Travel South USA Board Meeting Marriott Marquis M103
  2 pm - 4 pm Southern Travel Supplier Workshop
Gaining Market Share in the Global Marketplace - It's All a Balancing Act
Marriott Marquis Ballroom D
  4 pm - 5:30 pm Networking Reception with Global Partner Representatives
(Australia, Benelux, Brazil, China, France, & Italy)
Marriott Marquis Foyer
  7 pm - 10:30 pm It's Showcase Time! - Opening Night Event
Hosted by Explore Georgia & Atlanta CVB
Buses begin departing at 6:30 pm
Atlanta History Center

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Time Event Location
  8 am - 5:30 pm Registration & Marketplace Open Marquis Foyer
  8:00 am - 9:00 am International Networking Breakfast Marquis Ballroom
  9:00 am - 10:15 am Opening Remarks & Travel South Road Trips Marquis Ballroom
  10:30 am - 12:15 pm Marketplace Session #1
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Atrium Ballroom
  12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Rhythms of the South Luncheon
Hosted by Rhythms of the South - Atlanta, Nashville & New Orleans
Marquis Ballroom
  2 pm - 4:45 pm Marketplace Session #2
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Atrium Ballroom
  7 pm - 9:30 pm An Evening of Taste & Tunes of the South
Hosted by TSUSA State Tourism Offices
Buses begin departing at 6:45 pm
Boiler Room
Ponce City Market
  9:30 pm - 12 am Hard Rock Cafe Afterglow Party
Hosted by Hard Rock Cafe
Hard Rock Cafe Downtown Atlanta

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Time Event Location
  8 am - 5 pm Registration & Marketplace Open Marquis Foyer
  8:30 am - 9:15 am International Networking Breakfast Marquis Ballroom
  9:30 am - 12:15 pm Marketplace Session #3
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Atrium Ballroom
  12:30 pm - 1:45 pm Alabama Stories & Music Luncheon
Hosted by Sweet Home Alabama
Marquis Ballroom
  2 pm - 4:45 pm Marketplace Session #4
Pre-scheduled Appointments
Atrium Ballroom
  7 pm - 10 pm "Y'all Ball" Reception & Dinner
Hosted by South Carolina Dept. of Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Southern Exchange at 200 Peachtree
Whitehall Ballroom

Thursday - Sunday, December 1-4, 2016

Time Event Location
  8 am - 12 pm International Buyer Shuttle Service to Airport Depart from Marriott Marquis Staging Area
  International Showcase Super Fam Tours
  1. Expect the Unexpected: Cowboys, Waterfalls, Wineries, & Hidden Lakes - Georgia
  2. Southern Heritage - Alabama, Mississippi, & Tennessee
  3. Blues & Rock 'n Roll with a Splash of Country - Arkansas, Mississippi, & Tennessee
  4. There's Only One Kentucky - Kentucky
  5. The Best of Neighbors: Cars, Arts, & Country Stars - Tennessee & Kentucky
  6. Rockets & Rock 'n Roll Tour (Japanese Delegation Only) - Alabama, Mississippi, & Tennessee
  7. From Gone with the Wind to the Scenic City and Music (Chinese Delegation Only) - Georgia & Tennessee
  8. Rockets, Rock 'n' Roll, & Choo Choo's (Indian Delegation Only) - Alabama & Tennessee
Depart from Marriott Marquis Staging Area