Embassy Suites Downtown Orlando - 191 E Pine Street, Orlando, FL 32801

12:00 pm

Registration - Embassy Suites Downtown Orlando

1:00 pm

Orlando Welcome | Embassy Suites

  Thomas C. Chatmon, Jr., Executive Director, Orlando Downtown Development Board

1:30 pm

The Sociable City | Nighttime Economy Seminar

  Jim Peters, President, Responsible Hospitality Institute

2:15 pm

Assure Safety — Public Safety and Venue Safety

  Heath King, Lieutenant, Police Department Charleston, SC

  Paul Seres, Founding Trustee and Vice

 President, New York City Hospitality Alliance

4:15 pm

Enhance Vibrancy — Entertainment and Public Safety

 Marjorie Ferrer, Former Executive Director, Delray Beach Downtown Development Board

  Shain Shapiro, Founder and CEO, Sound Diplomacy and Music Cities Convention


5:30 pm

Preparing for Night Tour

6:00 pm


7:30 pm

Dinner on Own - Nightlife Scavenger Hunt

2:00 am

Closing Time Observation - If you Can

FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017

Embassy Suites Downtown Orlando - 191 E Pine Street, Orlando, FL 32801

9:30 am

Night Tour Recap | Lessons Learned

10:00 am

Plan for People — Mobility and Quality of Life

  Jocelyn Kane, Executive Director, San Francisco Entertainment Commission

  Allison Harnden, Nighttime Economy Coordinator Pittsburgh, PA 

11:00 am

Action Plan Development Workshops

12:00 pm

Closing Session

1:00 pm

Program Ends


Orlando, FL  — June 8-9, 2017


Why Attend

Build a Team



Learning Objectives



International Summit New Orleans

Sociable Cities

Nighttime Economy

Public Safety

College Guide

Nighttime Management Panel

Economic Studies Panel

Video Testimonials


Bring a Team to Orlando

 Hospitality | Safety | Development | Community


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RHI is a nonprofit organization founded in 1983 with a mission to assist businesses and communities to plan safe and vibrant places to socialize. RHI's Sociable City events create an organized opportunity to connect and share information with peers and access resources from RHI.  © 2017 Responsible Hospitality Institute