DOWNLOADABLE IMAGES: Chattanooga Tourism Summit 2023 

  • Barry White, Chief Executive Officer, Chattanooga Tourism Co.
  • 2023 Chattanooga Tourism Summit Keynote Speaker, Paul Ouimet 

Chattanooga TOurism Summit 2023 | September 26 |

The countdown is on for the 2023 Chattanooga Tourism Summit! Join us for the Tourism Summit on Tuesday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center, hosted by Chattanooga Tourism Co. This event promises to be a beacon of inspiration and insight for all.

Top Reasons Why You Can’t Miss This Year’s Chattanooga Tourism Summit:

  • Discover Tomorrow: Dive deep into "Evolving Tourism: Using Global Trends to Map our Future." Unearth the future and stay ahead of the game. 
  • Insights from the Experts: Gain valuable insights from Paul Ouimet, a distinguished global industry leader with over 25 years of experience in travel and tourism.
  • CEO’s Take: Obtain firsthand knowledge of our local industry straight from the top through remarks from Barry White, Chattanooga Tourism Co.’s President and CEO. 
  • Connect with Your Partners: The exhibitor showcase is your chance to interact, network, and find that game-changing partnership or tool
  • Level Up Your Skills: Following the main program, seize the golden opportunity for skill enhancement. Attend one of two complimentary post-summit professional development sessions, open to all Summit registrants.

This summit isn't just another event. It's a peek into the future, a chance to steer your strategy by leveraging global trends. Visit the Chattanooga Tourism Summit site to learn more and register now.


11:00-11:45 AM          Exhibitor Showcase and live entertainment.

11:45 AM-1:00 PM     Luncheon & Main Program

1:15-2:00 PM              Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Thank you to our 2023 Chattanooga Tourism Summit Partners:

  • HOST PARTNER: Chattanooga Convention Center
  • TOURISM CHAMPION PARTNER: EPB, First Horizon Bank, Miles Partnership, Vision Hospitality
  • SCENIC CITY PARTNERS: Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport Authority, Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, DeFoor Hospitality Group, LEO Events, Truist Bank
  • EXHIBITORS: Chattanooga Times Free Press, CTM Media Group, First Horizon Bank, Hospitality TN, Kals International, LLC, LEO Events, Reagan Outdoor Advertising, Vision Hospitality Group


Purchase Chattanooga Tourism Summit Tickets Now

About the Chattanooga Tourism Co. 

The Chattanooga Tourism Co. serves the community by using visitor-generated funds to inspire people to visit and connect them with authentic Chattanooga experiences. Visitor spending contributes to a quality of place, resident savings, thriving local businesses, job creation, capital investment, and public services including education and safety. The 700+ Tourism Co. partners represent a variety of industries including lodging, dining, food and beverage, attractions, manufacturing, finance, government, healthcare, retail, and more.  
MEDIA CONTACT: Hannah Hammon, Chattanooga Tourism Co. or 256-996-5788