February, 23rd - 26th, 2020
Albuquerque, New Mexico


Registration opens September 1st, 2019

Don't miss our best available rate!


"Change Your Perspective" with AIHP in Albuquerque this spring!

Who is AIHP?

The Association of Independent Hospitality Professionals (AIHP) is the voice of small independent lodging across the United States and beyond. Our members are independent lodging properties, unique lodging, hospitality professionals, aspiring hospitality professionals and allied partners that support our industry with their products and services. We are a member-driven, non-profit organization that focuses on professional development and advocacy for our industry. We’re a collaborative and passionate community solving the challenges of being an independent lodging property owner and professional host in a changing travel environment.

AIHP is an unwavering advocate for the wide landscape of independent hospitality properties and professionals. We keep our subscribers and members up-to-date on ongoing industry issues and topics such as online travel agencies (OTAs, ADA requirements, hospitality news, and more).


Educational Sessions

AIHP is proud to provide a wide variety of timely and  engaging educational sessions to independent property owners, hosts, and managers. Stay informed on everything from ADA updates and taxation concerns to emerging culinary trends to share with your whole team!

Our presenters include successful current and former innkeepers, prominent small business owners, and representatives of the Summit’s most popular Allied Partners. From intimate classroom settings to large keynote sessions, you’ll have the ability to learn from and engage with a diverse group of talented presenters.

If you’d like to present or recommend a session topic, please contact Andrea Bushweiler, the 2020 Summit Content Planner, at [email protected]


2020 Summit Marketplace

Expect only the best at the AIHP Summit Marketplace! 

Bring your property’s shopping list and get ready to find what’s new in the Marketplace, from industry favorites to new businesses on the scene offering exciting, fresh, and innovative products. 

Meet and greet with businesses representing each facet of property ownership, including acquisition, management, and marketing. Summit Marketplace Exhibitors have one thing in common — desiring to ease your struggle and boost your success as an independent lodging owner, manager, or decision-maker.

You’ll find product samples, cutting-edge demonstrations, and have the opportunity to get a quote or place and order right on site, all while mixing and mingling with other hospitality professionals from all over the nation!

Interested in exhibiting in the Marketplace or becoming a Summit sponsor? Click here to review the 2020 Exhibitor & Sponsor Package! Exhibitor registration opens Monday, August 19th, 2019.


Aspiring Day

Inviting spaces, delicious breakfasts, and entrepreneurship — oh, my! If you often find yourself daydreaming about your future as a small lodging owner, you can’t miss the second annual AIHP Aspiring Day at the 2020 Knowledge Sharing Summit & Marketplace.

Join us Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 for a full day of educational sessions and a networking lunch to connect with the AIHP Board of Directors — be sure to bring your questions! Then stick around to join the rest of the industry on Monday, February 24th for the 2020 Summit General Session and the opening of the nation’s largest industry Marketplace. Find inspiration, meet the AIHP Allied Partners, and enjoy the Marketplace Reception with more opportunities to network, learn from the best, and enjoy a lively evening of fun!


 . . . and so much more!

Between all of the learning, networking, and shopping, get ready for some serious fun! Build professional relationships, make new acquaintances, and connect with old friends at the 2020 Summit Party, Marketplace Reception, AIHP Giving Back Event, and over delicious breakfasts and lunches at the Albuquerque Convention Center | Hyatt Regency Albuquerque.

More information coming soon!