Get your 2023 calendar ready because it’s time to plan which vacation rental industry events to attend this year.

Exciting gatherings are happening worldwide, where you can network with other professionals and get up to speed with the latest trends, technology and best practices to grow your business.

We’re planning to attend many of these events. Tell us which ones you’re going to, and we’ll see you there!

Short Stay Conference Greece 

At the Short Stay Conference, you can listen to top international speakers, attend various workshops to improve your hosting services and meet exhibitors who can help you upgrade your service.

This year, the event’s motto is “Go Beyond”, which hints at how you’ll learn to deliver amazing guest experiences and outshine the average host.

Plus, our CEO James Burrow is participating in the panel! See the full list of speakers here.

Date: 18th-19th February 2023
Location: Ancient Elaionas Campus Conference Centre, Athens, Greece
Ticket Price: €19.00 for 2 days

The Shortyz 2023

The Shortyz will take place in the UK’s tallest sculpture, the ArcelorMittal Orbit, in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. 

The prestigious award ceremony will recognise innovation, excellence, and achievement, and celebrate the start-up technology reshaping the industry.

Date: 26th April 2023
Location: ArcelorMittal Orbit, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, UK
Ticket Price: £217.39

The Short Stay Summit

The Short Stay Summit is a conference and exhibition organised by the European Holiday Home Association (EHHA), UK Short Term Accommodation Association (STAA) and the Vacation Rental Management Association (VRMA).

Attend this event to expand your network, stay ahead of the curve and grow your business, while celebrating the short-term rental industry’s resilience. 

We’ll be in booth number 7, so come and find us there!

Date: 27th April 2023
Location: Old Billingsgate, London, UK
Ticket Price: £298.80

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ITB India

Over 150 speakers will attend ITB India, along with hundreds more sponsors, buyers and professional attendees.

The 3-day trade show and convention is the perfect place to build connections and strengthen relationships in the fast-growing Indian and South Asian Markets. 

As well as the conference, workshops & seminars, you’ll have plenty of networking opportunities.

Date: 26 – 28th April 2023
Location: JIO World Convention Centre, Mumbai, India
Ticket Price: From $10 for early-bird tickets

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Guesty Val

Short-term rental festival Guesty Val is coming back in 2023 by popular demand.

The event, which takes place in the bustling cultural hub of Tel Aviv, promises good times with great people, and plenty of delicious food to top it off.

It’s a unique conference welcoming property managers, real estate developers, OTA representatives, third-party service providers, and anyone in the short-term rental business.

Date: 8-10 May 2023
Location:  Tel Aviv, Israel
Ticket Price: $699

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VITUR Summit

In the sunny Mediterranean city of Malaga, Spain, professionals in short-term Rentals, serviced apartments, and alternative accommodation will unite for VITUR Summit.

The event’s organisers want to build a short-term rental ecosystem where fresh ideas and best practices can flourish.

It will be a place for the European short-term rental sector to connect, learn, establish a supportive network and share practical and inspirational knowledge.

Date: 10th -12th May 2023
Location: Malaga, Spain
Ticket Price: From €48.65 for early bird tickets

The Book Direct Show

As the name suggests, the Book Direct Show is about helping property managers hone their direct booking strategies. 

Direct bookings can be more lucrative, and this conference promises plenty of actionable tips to generate more.

The Book Direct Show strictly focuses on education over sales pitching and hosts a carefully selected panel of direct booking experts, with no OTA involvement. 

Date: 16th May 2023
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Ticket Price: €249

Scale Rentals by BookDirect

The key themes of Scale Rentals 2023 will include AI, data trends, exit strategies, profitability, PR, property acquisition, owner relationships, and much more. The conference content will also be tailored according to attendees’ selected topics of interest. 

Only property managers can attend Scale Rentals. There’s a strict no-sales-pitch policy, meaning the conference focuses purely on education to help you achieve sustainable growth and success. 

Date: 17 – 19th May 2023
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Ticket Price: €199

NEXT: Track & Atlas Customer Conference

NEXT is TravelNet Solutions’ annual customer gathering, where growth-oriented hospitality leaders will gather to learn, collaborate, and share best practices with one another. 

The conference will likely take place in September 2023. Keep an eye on the TravelNet Solutions website for more details to be announced!

Date: 27th-29th April 2023
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Ticket Price: TBC


DARM (Data and Revenue Management) conference is a unique event offering educational sessions, industry-leading keynotes, awards and cool networking events.

It’s the perfect event for vacation rental executives, revenue managers, marketers, and tech leaders who want to prepare for the future. 

Just keep your eye out for updates. This event has yet to be confirmed, and there’s a chance it won’t go ahead.

Date:  TBC 
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Ticket Price: TBC

Level Up 2023, Streamline Summit

Streamline Summit, organised by the Streamline family of property managers, promises a 3-day Summit where attendees will enjoy a valuable combination of education, networking, and fun.

So far, few details of this year’s event have been announced. But, you can save the date or register to keep an eye out for updates. 

Date: 6 – 8th September
Location: Arizona, USA
Ticket Price: 749 USD then 799 USD

Vacation Rental World Summit

The 10th edition of the Vacation Rental World Summit will take place in the Museu Maritimo of Barcelona. Industry experts and professionals worldwide will share their combined knowledge and provide insights into how to get more bookings, streamline your workflow and maximise your income. 

You can also participate in fun activities like the scavenger hunt, golf tournament and cruise party. 

Come and introduce yourself – we’ll be in booth 14!

Date: 3rd – 4th November 2023
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Ticket Price: See website for details

VRMA International Conference

The Vacation Rental Management Association advocates for the vacation rental industry, and its annual conference provides education, information, and networking opportunities for property managers.

Expect education on interesting topics like sustainability, fostering good relationships with neighbours, earning guest loyalty and more.

Date: 22 – 25th October 2023
Location: Orlando, Florida, USA
Ticket Price: TBC

Expo Renta Vacacional

Expo Renta Vacacional is a conference for short-term rental professionals in Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean.

It’s a chance to network, listen to talks and participate in educational sessions and workshops. 

Set in the idyllic location of Cancun, you’ll even have the chance to sail the Carribean with industry peers. 

Come and say hello to us at booth 110. Discuss major channels like Kayak Metasearch.

Date: 8 – 11th November 2023
Location: Cancun, Mexico
Ticket Price: $85 (early bird price)

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Scale Rentals: Milan and Paris

Scale Rentals is for professionals who manage at least 25 properties, and want to scale the sustainability and profitability of their business.

The conference will cover topics like property acquisition, profitability, franchising, exit strategies and much more. As well as high-level interactive sessions and workshops, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to network with other business owners. 

You just have to decide whether to attend the Paris or Milan event!

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Milan, Italy
Date: 23rd – 24th November 2023
Ticket Price: From €45 + IVA
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Paris, Italy
Date: 29th November – 1st December 
Ticket Price: From €199
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