Sunday, November 26, 2017

Time Event Location
By Appointment -     Operators Only Shuttle Service to Francis Marion Hotel Charleston International Airport

Monday, November 27, 2017

Time Event Location
  8 am - 6 pm Registration Open
- City Tour Information
Francis Marion Hotel
  7:30 am - 10:00 am International Buyer & U.S. Receptive Operator Welcome Breakfast Francis Marion Hotel
  9 am - 4 pm Charleston City Tours Tours depart from Francis Marion Hotel
  12 pm - 4 pm Travel South USA Board Meeting Francis Marion Hotel
  4 pm - 5:30 pm Networking Reception with Global Partner Representatives
(Australia, Benelux, Brazil, China, France, & Italy)
Francis Marion Hotel
  7 pm - 10:30 pm Taste of the Lowcountry!
Hosted by Charleston Area CVB & South Carolina Dept. of Tourism
Buses begin departing at 6:30 pm
Lowndes Grove Plantation

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Time Event Location
  7:30 am - 9 am Shuttles Run Between Francis Marion Hotel, Marriott Courtyard Hotel, and Charleston Convention Center Hotel & Convention Center Staging Areas
  8 am - 5:30 pm TSUSA Help Desk & Marketplace Open Charleston Convention Center (CCC)
  8:30 am - 9 am International Networking Breakfast CCC - Embassy Suites Ballroom
  9 am - 10:15 am Opening Remarks & Program CCC - Embassy Suites Ballroom
  10:30 am - 12:30 pm Marketplace Session #1
Pre-scheduled Appointments
CCC - Marketplace
  12:45 pm - 2 pm Rhythms of the South Luncheon
Hosted by Rhythms of the South - Atlanta, Nashville & New Orleans
CCC - Embassy Suites Ballroom
  2:20 pm - 5:30 pm Marketplace Session #2
Pre-scheduled Appointments
CCC - Marketplace
  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Shuttles Run Between Francis Marion Hotel, Marriott Courtyard Hotel, and Charleston Convention Center Hotel & Convention Center Staging Areas
  7 pm - 12 am Free Night for All Delegates! Enjoy Charleston! Downtown Charleston

*CCC = Charleston Convention Center

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Time Event Location
  7:30 am - 9 am Shuttles Run Between Francis Marion Hotel, Marriott Courtyard Hotel, and Charleston Convention Center Hotel & Convention Center Staging Areas
  8 am - 4:45 pm TSUSA Help Desk & Marketplace Open Charleston Convention Center (CCC)
  8:30 am - 9:20 am International Networking Breakfast CCC - Embassy Suites Ballroom
  9:30 am - 12:30 pm Marketplace Session #3
Pre-scheduled Appointments
CCC - Marketplace
  12:45 pm - 2:15 pm Enjoy the Show! Luncheon
Hosted by Missouri Tourism (Visit MO)
CCC - Embassy Suites Ballroom
  2:30 pm - 5:40 pm Marketplace Session #4
Pre-scheduled Appointments
CCC - Marketplace
  5 pm - 6:00 pm Shuttles Run Between Francis Marion Hotel, Marriott Courtyard Hotel, and Charleston Convention Center Hotel & Convention Center Staging Areas
  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm "Y'all Ball Made in Tennessee" Reception and Dinner
Hosted by Tennessee Tourism and Nashville CVC
The Music Farm

Thursday - Sunday, November 30 - December 3, 2017

Time Event Location
  7:30 am - 9 am International Buyer Shuttle Service to Airport Depart from Hotel Staging Areas
  International Showcase Super Fam Tours
  1. Beaches, Boats & Boardwalks - South Carolina & North Carolina
  2. The Hip & Historic South - South Carolina & Georgia
  3. Satisfy Your Thirst in South Carolina - South Carolina
  4. Life in the Fast Lane - North Carolina
  5. Georgia's Painted Skies Journey - Georgia
  6. Southern Pearls (Chinese Delegation Only) - South Carolina, North Carolina, & Georgia
Depart from Hotel Staging Areas