We are a philanthropic organization of women leaders in the fields of food, fine beverage and hospitality. The by-invitation membership, composed of over 2,300 members in 40 chapters in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico, is highly diversified and reflects the multifaceted fields of contemporary gastronomy and hospitality.
Thanks to all who made the 2017 LDEI Annual Conference a success. It is not too early to start thinking about the 2018 annual conference, being held in Seattle, October 11-14, 2018 at the Renaissance Hotel Seattle Downtown. The theme is "Gray Skies, Bright Ideas."
The Renaissance Seattle Downtown
October 11-14, 2018
Conference rate: $229 per night, single/double occupancy.
Occupancy tax: 15.6%
Reservation cut-off date: September 10, 2018