2023 VRMA International Conference

Submit a session proposal to present at the 2023 VRMA International Conference, taking place October 22-25 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando!

All submissions must be received prior to 11:59 PM ET on Monday, May 22 to be considered.

Please review the tracks and suggested topics below as you prepare your session proposal:


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Business Strategy   Data and Revenue Management   Finance and Legal Operations   Guest Relations   Human Resources 
  • Succession Planning Strategic Planning 
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)
  • Workforce Development
  • Growth Strategy (Growing Listings, Connecting to Owners, etc.)
  • Sustainability
  • Strategy and Understanding of Tools
  • Understand how to Optimize OTAs
  • Actionable Analytics (Using Data to Grow Your Business)  
  • Reasons Why a Revenue Manager is Important

  • Financial Trends
  • Risk Management
  • Accessibility and Inclusivity Considerations
  • Financial literacy (Understanding financial statements, building budgets, etc.) 

  • Understanding Guest Needs (Amenities, etc.)
  • Guest Communications
  • Guest Recovery
  • Employee Recruitment, Retention and Engagement
  • Managing Difficult Employees
  • Training and Development
  • Company/Team Culture

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Marketing & Sales Owner Relations Property Services Technology Advocacy
  • Video/Digital Marketing
  • Direct Marketing Plans
  • Changes in the Sales Process (Online and Direct)
  • Getting Back to Basics for Better ROI

  • Owner Acquisitions
  • Owner Retention
  • Owner Onboarding/Owner Communication Plans 
  • Inventory Management
  • Property Inspections
  • Standards in Property Appearance
  • Housekeeping, Laundry and Maintenance

  • Software Improvements (Efficiency) 
  • Implementing AI to Streamline and Innovate/ChatGPT/AI
  • Complementing your PMS
  • Evaluating All-in-one Solutions vs. Specialized Solutions

  • Creating an Ordinance 
  • Combatting Vacation Rental Opponents
  • Using Data in Government Relations
  • Strategy & Enacting an Advocacy Plan
  • Litigation 


The VRMA Education Committee will review your information and contact you later this summer about opportunities to participate as a speaker or panelist.

Important Information

To begin the submission process, you must log in to the VRMA website.

  • If you are a VRMA member, log in here.
  • If you are not a member, you will be required to create a guest account. Select ‘non-member speaker’ as your speaker type.


Thank you for your continued support, dedication, and willingness to share your ideas, stories, and lessons learned.

Email education@vrma.org or call +1 (202) 367-1179 with questions.