Host Agency Reviews Announces a Call for Speakers for 2024 Host Week

Mary Stein
August 21, 2023

Host Week provides an ideal platform for emerging presenters to impart creative and actionable insights to thousands of travel advisors. 

Minneapolis, Aug. 21st, 2023 – Host Agency Reviews (HAR), the leading online resource that connects travel professionals to industry resources, is accepting speaker proposals to fill EduSpots for their 2024 Host Week event. 

The Host Week event, scheduled to take place Jan. 29th-Feb. 2nd, 2024, aims to bring together travel advisors, suppliers, and industry professionals for a week of education and industry insights. As part of its advisor-centered event, HAR is seeking engaging and innovative proposals for its educational workshops, “EduSpots.”

“We pride ourselves on featuring an array of EduSpots that reflect diverse topics and perspectives,” said HAR Founder, Steph Lee. “With 2,500 Host Week registrants last year, we’re dedicated to a lineup centered around quality of content, NOT a speaker’s prior presenting record. Host Week is an ideal platform for emerging presenters to share creative and actionable insights to thousands of travel advisors. If you have a creative idea, we will make space for you!”

Host Agency Reviews welcomes proposals from industry professionals passionate about imparting knowledge to their industry peers. In the past, EduSpot topics have included:

  1. Training clients on how to communicate
  2. Using technology to scale your agency
  3. Video and podcast agency marketing
  4. Understanding client personalities to help sell
  5. Monetizing airfare
  6. Building financial infrastructures for your agency
  7. Developing travel advisor fee structures
  8. Diversifying advisor revenue streams
  9. And more . . . 

EduSpot segments will be 20-25min. and proposals include providing a brief abstract plus main takeaways participants will glean from your presentation. The deadline for submitting proposals is Sept. 15, 2023, and selected speakers will be notified in late September.

To view full guidelines and submit your proposal, go here. To learn more about the 2024 Host Week Event, please visit HAR’s full event page here.


Host Agency Reviews® is an independent website connecting travel agents to leading industry resources. With over 230+ combined host, franchise, and consortium profiles and 4,400+ reviews, it's the largest directory for agents on the web. Founder and former host agency director, Steph Lee, started Host Agency Reviews in 2012 to provide critical support for travel professionals to start and grow their agencies. Since then, the HAR team has expanded the site to include a robust industry blog, a free weeklong travel agency startup program, the Travel Agent Chatter quarterly podcast, Friday 15 weekly Q&A live stream, and Host Week, an annual virtual industry event to recognize and amplify independent agents and the hosts, franchises and consortia that support them. Oh, and we like to have fun. Lots of fun. :)

Press Contact: Mary Stein, Senior Content Manager, Host Agency Reviews |