El Paso Professional Development

We’re excited to bring you professional development that will help you improve your craft, your business, and give you a broader understanding of the travel industry.


Whether you’re an Active or Associate, a Freelancer Council or Editors Council member, a blogger or traditional journalist, or represent a destination large or small, we’ve come up with topics and speakers that will provide you with takeaways that can be put into action.


Click through the highlighted sessions to learn more about the session, the takeaways, and learn about the expert presenters. Those sessions with additional information and active links appear in orange.


And don’t forget, there will be additional professional development with our keynote and lunch sessions.


To follow along with all the news about our El Paso convention, use and follow the hashtag #SATWElPaso.


NOTEThis page and the individual session pages will be updated regularly as information becomes available. Additional sessions will be added as soon as confirmation is received. The sessions and speakers are subject to change.

To Improve Your Craft:


To Grow Your Business:


To Learn More About the Industry:


At Lunch:


  • The Border – A panel moderated by Roger Toll. Panelists: Derrik Chinn, Jessica Herrera

Our Speakers Include: