CMAA's World Conference and the Club Business Expo is the Association's most visible event of the year. Over the past several years, audiences of nearly 5,000 have attended this event, held in major cities throughout the United States. The World Conference fulfills CMAA's mission to provide a variety of relevant education opportunities that reflect the latest trends in the club industry.
The event offers a wide variety of learning and networking opportunities. With three tracks - Pre-Certification, Post-Certification and Executive - attendees can attend education sessions specialized to their needs. All education is member-driven and -approved. The more than 70 sessions are carefully selected to meet the current needs and interests across the ten competencies needed for success in the profession.
The Club Managers of Association of America’s 89th World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo is designed for the professional managers of membership clubs.
The event offers a wide variety of learning and networking opportunities.
The Club Business Expo (CBE) is the Club Managers Association of America’s Annual Exposition held in conjunction with its World Conference. The combined educational program and exposition is the largest industry event of its kind, bring together general managers, CEOs and COOs from the most prestigious clubs around the world. Management teams from clubs including country, city, yacht, military, athletic and golf facilities will convene to make purchasing decisions, network, attend educational sessions, track industry trends and seek tools to help them achieve their professional management goals.
This event provides a cost-effective way for you to reach the club facility decision makers from around the country and the world. These decision makers are:
Looking for new products and services to improve performance
Eager to learn about new trends and innovations that will benefit their bottom line;
Seeking current information to guide and validate their future purchasing decisions;
Meeting face to face to discuss a potential purchase;
The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is the professional Association for managers of membership clubs. With close to 6,500 members across all classifications, our manager members run more than 2,500 country, golf, city, athletic, faculty, yacht, town and military clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote and advance friendly relations among persons connected with the management of clubs and other associations of similar character; to encourage the education and advancement of its members; and to assist club officers and members, through their managers, to secure the utmost in efficient and successful operations.