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HFTP Now Accepting Concurrent Session Presentation Proposals
for Annual Convention and Tradeshow

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) is now accepting CONCURRENT SESSION presentation proposals for the Annual Convention & Tradeshow  taking place October 11-14, 2010 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel in San Diego, California.

Deadline: Friday, February 12, 2010

Theme: HFTP 2010: Launch a New Era of Excellence

Presenters will receive a complimentary convention registration.

Presenters will be responsible for their own travel and hotel expenses incurred by participating in the convention.

All presentations must be non-proprietary and educational in nature, not sales or product specific.  Submitting an outline does not guarantee a slot on the education program.

  • Submit a session title and a 2-3 sentence session description
  • Submit 3-5 learning objectives
  • Indicate if the proposed session is for the Club, Hotel, Technology, Leadership Unlimited or General Track
  • Include contact information for proposed speaker(s)
  • Attach biography and colored photo
  • Presentation should be 75 minutes
  • E-mail submissions to Linnet Baskett, Meetings & Events Manager at  by February 12, 2010.

Notification of Acceptance:

The primary presenters of all submitted applications will be notified by May 28, 2010, whether or not their submissions were accepted.

Questions? Contact the HFTP office at (800) 646-4387 or +1 (512) 249-5333 or via email at

About HFTP

HFTP, Austin, Texas, USA and Maastricht, The Netherlands, founded in 1952, is the global professional association for financial and technology personnel working in hotels, clubs and other hospitality-related businesses. HFTP provides first class educational opportunities, research, and publications to thousands of members around the world, the premiere hospitality technology conference HITEC--founded in 1972. HFTP also awards the only hospitality specific certifications for accounting and technology --the Certified Hospitality Accountant Executive (CHAE) and the Certified Hospitality Technology Professional
(CHTP) designations. HFTP was founded in the USA as the National Association of Hotel Accountants. For more information, visit


HFTP Education Department
11709 Boulder Lane, Suite 110
Austin, Texas 78726 USA
Telephone (800) 646-4387 | +1 (512) 249-5333
Fax +1 (512) 249-1533

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