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Winter Board and Chief Executives Meeting
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 - Thursday, January 11, 2018
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 E Princess Dr Scottsdale, AZ 85255 UNITED STATES
  • The January conference is an ideal venue to map out our industry priorities for the coming year, and we are developing an agenda that will focus on all of the major issues and challenges that lay ahead.

    For travel planning purposes, we will begin with ancillary meetings on Tuesday, January 9, followed by a welcome reception that evening. Our board segments will take place all day Wednesday and Thursday morning, and we will conclude by 11:30 a.m. on Thursday to allow time for early-afternoon departures or a round of golf if you so choose (please contact Elfreda Montgomery if you wish to play).  

    Business casual attire for all social events and meetings.

  • At this time, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is sold out. For your convenience we have researched nearby hotel properties. Please use this listing as a resource or feel free to contact another preferred hotel. (EEI does not have a contracted block at these alternate hotels and cannot guarantee availability or room rates. Guests are responsible for their own for transportation to/from the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess.)


    Sheraton Desert Oasis Villas
    17700 North Hayden Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
    (480) 515-5888
    1 mile (5 minute drive)

    The Westin Kierland Resort
    6902 E. Greenway Parkway, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
    (480) 624-1000
    3 miles (8 minute drive)

    Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountains
    16770 N. Perimeter Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 502-3836
    2 miles (6 minute drive)

  • The hotel is approximately 25 minutes from the Sky Harbor International Airport. Taxi rate, one way, approximately $65 plus gratuity. For car service reservations, please visit Transtyle, or call 800-410-5479.
  • Wednesday, January 10
    8:30 am- 11:30 am

    Desert Off-Road tour is a unique opportunity to explore the Sonoran Desert via four-wheel drive vehicles. Each off road vehicle is driven by an Arizona cowboy guide who will entertain and educate you with interesting and entertaining facts about the desert and the early settlers that called this rough wilderness home.

    10:30 am – 2:30 pm

    A Taste of Old Town Scottsdale is a walking food and historical tour that opens your mind and palette with tales full of rich history – one taste at a time.

    The restaurants will range from casual to upscale, but each location is unique to Arizona and the local culture. Throughout the tour, you will explore the local arts district, 5th Ave shops and you will be immersed in the surrounding history and architecture Old Town Scottsdale has to offer.

    Please contact Elfreda Montgomery if you have any questions.