BiG Conference Schedule

Mar. 30 to Apr. 1, 2021  |  Louisville, Kentucky

OFFICIAL CONFERENCE HOTEL
Galt House, 140 N. 4th St., Louisville, KY, 40202 — PH: 502-589-5200

SELF-PARKING RATES: $15 per night, event day self-parking for $12.

GROUP PLANNERS HOTEL
Meeting Planners make reservations through BiG office by contacting Jennifer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 800-628-0993.

Room and tax are included in your registration fee for March 30 and 31, 2021 only. Incidental charges are the responsibility of the individual delegate. Upon check in a major credit card will be requested from the hotel for incidentals.

TRAVEL INDUSTRY HOTEL
Hotel rooms and incidental charges are the responsibility of all travel industry delegates.
Make reservations directly with
Galt House, 140 N. 4th St., Louisville, KY, 40202 — PH: 502-589-5200

TRAVEL INDUSTRY MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS ONLINE HERE >

 

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

  • Conference Registration : 
Welcome to BiG Travel Conference, meet the staff that will take care of you for the next three days, and network with like minded boomers and travel industry delegates
  • Opening Icebreaker Reception 
: Cocktail reception with hors d’ oeuvres served for all delegates in a networking atmosphere.
  • Opening Dinner & Entertainment: Louisville Tourism and the Muhammad Ali Center are excited to roll out the red carpet for AATC’s 2021 Opening Event. Enjoy a knock-out evening at the historic Muhammad Ali Center, a stop on US Civil Rights Trail. Located in the heart of downtown Louisville and just one block away from AATC host hotel The Galt House, the Muhammad Ali Center is a cultural attraction and international education center that is inspired by the ideals of its founder and Louisville native Muhammad Ali. The Ali Center’s innovative and immersive visitor experience, public and educational programming, and global initiatives carry on Muhammad’s legacy and inspires exploration of the greatness within ourselves. The evening will feature true southern hospitality, fine Kentucky cuisine and Bourbon as well as opportunities to enjoy local music and art. Attendees will experience two-and-a-half levels of award-winning exhibits that introduce Ali’s epic life through six core values: respect, confidence, conviction, dedication, giving, and spirituality. The Ali Center includes an amazing five-screen orientation theater film, historic Civil Rights era media footage, an interactive timeline of Ali’s life, video of Ali fights and hands-on boxing fun

 

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

  • Breakfast : Start your day with at this energizing breakfast. With plenty of hot and cold options, including eggs, bacon, fruit, oatmeal, breakfast potatoes and pastries just to name a few delicious items for your choosing.
  • Seminar : This great program will help you grow.
  • Keynote Address : Going BiG with delivering customer experience.
  • Marketplace I : Travel planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Meet travel planners from around the country that can deliver Tour Groups from their community outreach to your destination.
  • Official Luncheon : This is a great networking opportunity.
  • Sightseeing tours : Enjoy the sights and sounds of our host city. Learn of its history and entertainment spots. A great time for delegates to network.
  • Reception & Entertainment : Spend the evening on your own exploring Louisville's fantastic culinary scene.  Click here to explore your dining options.

 

Thursday, April 1, 2021

  • Breakfast : Start your day with at this energizing breakfast. With plenty of hot and cold options, including eggs, bacon, fruit, oatmeal, breakfast potatoes and pastries just to name a few delicious items for your choosing.
  • Vendor Spotlight : Learn more about the Vendors.
  • Destination Showcase : Highlighting the latest "hot" destinations!
  • Marketplace II : Travel Planners and industry delegates meet for one-on-one discussions for potential business opportunities and computer generated appointments. Meet travel planners from around the country that can deliver Tour Groups from their community outreach to your destination.
  • Closing Luncheon : Sponsored by the 2022 Host.