Events

Here are the events Cuba Journal is sponsoring or participating in:

May 15-16, 2017. SAHIC Cuba in Havana at the Melia Cohiba Hotel will be this year’s premier event for hotel, tourism and real estate development in Cuba. Cuba Journal newsletter subscribers receive a discount.


March 9, 2017. Happy Hour with Cuba Journal. Casa de Montecristo – Brickell Miami. Sponsored by Papa’s Pilar Rum.


October 23, 2016. Cuba Journal’s Editor in Chief, Simons Chase, will moderate the “Cubanisms” event at Books & Books in Coral Gables, Florida. Here is the Cubanisms book review.


October 13, 2016. Datamyne’s PREPARING FOR TRADE WITH CUBA 2016 CONFERENCE.  Come to listen, learn and speak with experts at this event about what Cuba’s economic development can mean for your company.

Simons Chase, the Cuba Journal’s Editor in Chief, will speak about tourism and infrastructure investment in Cuba.


August 5-7, 2016. Startup Weekend Havana. Startup Weekend is the world’s starting point for entrepreneurship. Our 54-hour event is where designers, developers, marketers, and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, and launch startups. We are organizers dedicated to fostering local entrepreneurship to strengthen our community. Cuba Journal is a media partner.


June 27-29 IMTC Cuba Financial Services and Remittances Conference. The main objective of this one-of-a-kind historic event is to explore remittances and its link to financial services in Cuba, as well as migrant services, looking at the past to understand the present & analyzing what the future will bring. Cuba Journal is a sponsor.


May 13-14, 2016 ETI 2016 – Puerto Rico – The International Tourism Expo (ETI) 2016 is the premier Caribbean Event for Travel Agents, Destination Wedding and Group Planners, and Tourism Leaders.   In addition to covering the importance of ETI 2016 for the entire Caribbean region, ETI will also be a great source for travel story ideas, interview exhibitors and travel experts on latest Caribbean travel trends and announcements.

Simons Chase, the Cuba Journal’s Editor in Chief, will speak on the state of Cuba travel.


May 12, 2016 The Cuba Investment Forum – Get 20% Discount

The Cuba Investment Forum promises to be the most timely and informative Cuba investment conference of the year.

As the first major conference about investing in Cuba since Obama’s historic visit, the Cuba Investment Forum is the best way to learn about the complex regulatory environment and hear experts provide vital information and insight about Cuba.

Simons Chase, the Cuba Journal’s Chief Editor, will moderate a panel on finance and investment.


March 2-5, 2016 The Hemingway Festival at the University of Idaho

The Cuba Journal is the Media Sponsor for the event and will also be sponsoring the Hemingway Festival Cuba Journal Internship Award. The winner will be announced at the event. The University of Idaho Hemingway Alliance dates to the early 1990s, when the Hemingway Foundation approached the University of Idaho about sponsoring The Hemingway Review. In 1993, through a collaboration between the Department of English and the University of Idaho Press, the first issue was published.


Saturday, November 7th, 2015.  The International Superyacht Society presents “Destination Cuba!” – at the Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show – Swimming Hall of Fame. 1 Hall of Fame Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 

International Superyacht SocietyThe International Superyacht Society has assembled a panel of experts on the subject of the hottest new destination in the world of yachting: Cuba! The 30-45 minute session will include an intense presentation on yachting to, from and around Cuba, the legal aspects and permitting requirements; how the yachting world can participate in good environmental stewardship of the island nation and commercial opportunities that are available now.

Simons Chase, Cuba Journal’s Editor-in-Chief, will moderate the panel of four Cuba experts.


Chicos 2015 – Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit

The Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS) is the region’s must attend CHICOS Hotel Investment Conferencehospitality and tourism investment conference. CHICOS is organized by HVS and co-hosted by a partnership with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO). The event provides attendees with the opportunity to significantly expand their network while learning the most important trends that can impact their investment decisions.

Simons Chase, Cuba Journal’s Editor-in-Chief, will be speaking about hospitality in Cuba.


Economist Cuba SummitDecember 3, 2015.  The Economist – Cuba Summit.

Recent changes in Cuba’s foreign investment law and a shift in US-Cuban relations have opened up new opportunities for American companies interested in doing business there. Our first Cuba Summit in the US will explore these opportunities, as well as the challenges facing new entrants into the Cuban market.

Join the conversation via #CubaSummit.  Contact news@CubaJournal.co for discounts.

Events was last modified: February 22nd, 2017 by Simons Chase