Special Evening Events

Networking doesn't stop at night at ASTA Global Convention 2018. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and build on those all-important relationships during special evening events taking place throughout the Convention. After all, our industry is about connecting people to places and experiences.
 

Monday, August 20th     |     Tuesday, August 21st    |     Wednesday, August 22nd     |     Thursday, August 23rd


Monday, August 20

Embassy Receptions: Travel the World!
 

Embassy Receptions: Travel the World!

Experience a world of drinks, food, and entertainment representing cultures from around the globe. Choose from select participating embassies to explore, taste the authentic food & drinks, and learn about their country during this special reception. Participating embassies for Monday, August 20th include:
  • Barbados
  • Jamaica
  • South Africa
Tours are $25 per person and pre-registration is required. To register, login to the Attendee Service Center.
 

Tuesday, August 21

Tuesday, August 21 – Welcome Reception at Washington Hilton Tuesday, August 21 - ASTA / NACTA Independent Advisor (IA) Reception Tuesday, August 21 - ASTA Premium Member Reception (Premium Members Only)

Welcome Reception at Washington Hilton

ASTA Global Convention 2018 kicks off with an
opening reception where attendees can enjoy cocktails and hor’devours while relaxing and unwinding on Washington Hilton’s beautiful terrace.
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ASTA / NACTA Independent Advisor (IA) Reception

More information coming soon!
 

 

 ASTA Premium Member Reception (Premium Members Only)

Join your fellow ASTA Premium Members for a reception at Washington, DC's first winery, District Winery. Enjoy wine and local beer, passed hors-d'oeuvres and networking after attending the ASTA Global Convention 2018 official welcome reception taking place at our event venue, Washington Hilton.
Registration is required and transportation will be provided from the Washington Hilton.
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Wednesday, August 22

Wednesday, August 2 - Embassy Receptions Part 2: Travel the World! Wednesday, August 2 - Annual ASTA Advocacy Dinner (Ticketed/Invited Attendees Only)

Embassy Receptions Part 2: Travel the World!

Choose from select participating embassies to explore, taste the authentic food & drinks, and learn about their country during this special reception. Participating embassies for Wednesday, August 22nd include:
  • Bahamas
  • Chile
  • Hungary  
  • Kenya 
Tours are $25 per person and pre-registration is required. To register, login to the Attendee Service Center.

Annual ASTA Advocacy Dinner (Ticketed/Invited Attendees Only)

The ASTA Advocacy Dinner is an annual black-tie event that brings together exclusive industry leaders and travel professionals for an inspiring evening in an elegant setting. Join us for a memorable evening during ASTA Global Convention 2018 to celebrate ASTA's influence in shaping the policies affecting the retail travel business today.
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Thursday, August 23

     

More information coming soon!