Miami, Miami Beach To Host Huddle, Encounter 2024
VISIT FLORIDA has announced that Florida Huddle and Encounter 2024 will take place July 29 to July 31, 2024 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, hosted in partnership with the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Florida Huddle is the Sunshine State’s Official Travel Trade Show, showcasing the best of Florida to international and domestic tour operators, wholesalers and media with one-on-one-appointments, educational sessions, and networking. Florida partners that typically attend are CVBs, hotels, resorts, attractions, and theme parks.
VISIT FLORIDA President and CEO Dana Young said, “With Miami as a hub for domestic and international visitors, we are looking forward to hosting travel professionals from around the globe at Florida Huddle and Encounter to facilitate new business possibilities to drive visitation to every region of the Sunshine State.”
Florida Encounter, one of the longest running appointment trade shows in the MICE industry, will take place in conjunction with Florida Huddle 2024. Encounter features appointments between fully hosted, qualified planners with proven business for Florida and Florida suppliers.
David Whitaker, President & CEO of the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, said: “Miami and Miami Beach is delighted to be the next host destination for Florida Huddle and Encounter 2024. We proudly welcome VISIT FLORIDA and this important group of tour operators, wholesalers, and media. Located in the heart of South Beach, the delegation will be inspired by the history, art and culture of our meetings campus while enjoying our new reimagined Miami Beach Convention Center.”