National/Annual Convention (AC) — Formatted to attract business owners and the
company’s top decision makers, the AC addresses the market’s opportunities and
threats at the ‘big picture’ level and provides an occasion for strategic networking with the
industry’s leaders.

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2023 Annual Convention – Maui, Hawaii
Sunday, October 1 – Wednesday, October 4, 2023
Grand Wailea
3850 Wailea Alanui Drive
Wailea, HI 96753

2023 AC hotel general details, click here
The hotel link above is for general information only. 
Reservations and AC Registration will open AFTER the Spring Management Conference. 
GAWDA has negotiated a discounted group hotel rate for members.
Please contact Claudinne Cerveira at with questions.

To view the preliminary agenda for the 2023 AC please click here.

2024 Annual Convention – Phoenix, AZ
Friday, October 11 – Monday, October 14, 2024
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
5350 E Marriott Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85054

2024 AC hotel details, click here