Links to Travel Related Associations

Each of these links directly to the association's home page. From there, the services vary. Some have excellent sections on industry news updates, Government, advocacy and legal affairs, research and statistics. You will need to search the sites to find the information most relevant to your industry segment.
AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION (ATA)
AMERICAN AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION (AAA)
AMERICAN BUS ASSOCIATION (ABA)
AMERICAN HOTEL & LODGING ASSOCIATION (AH&LA)
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF TRAVEL AGENTS (ASTA)
ASSOCIATION OF CORPORATE TRAVEL EXECUTIVES (ACTE)
ASSOCIATION OF RETAIL TRAVEL AGENTS (ARTA)
COUNCIL ON HOSPITALITY, RESTAURANT & INSTITUTIONAL EDUCATION (CHRIE)
CRUISE LINE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION (CLIA)
HOSPITALITY SALES AND MARKETING ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL (HSMAI)
HOTEL ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTION NETWORK ASSOCIATION (HEDNA)
INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED TRAVEL AGENTS (ICTA)
INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION (IATA)
INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES TRAVEL AGENT NETWORK (IATAN)
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CONFERENCES & CONVENTIONS
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS (IACVB)
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF WOMEN TRAVEL ORGANIZATIONS (IFWTO)
INTERNATIONAL HOTEL & RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION (IHRA)
MEETING PROFESSIONALS INTERNATIONAL (MPI)
NATIONAL BUSINESS TRAVEL ASSOCIATION (NBTA)
NATIONAL CONTRACT MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (NCMA)
NATIONAL DEFENSE TRANSPORTATION ASSOCIATION (NDTA)
NATIONAL TOUR ASSOCIATION (NTA)
SOCIETY OF GOVERNMENT MEETING PROFESSIONALS (SGMP)
TRAVEL AND TOURISM RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (TTRA)
TRAVEL INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA (TIA)
UNITED MOTORCOACH ASSOCIATION (UMA)
UNITED STATES TOUR OPERATORS ASSOCIATIONS (USTOA)
WORLD TRAVEL AND TOURISM COUNCIL (WTTC)
WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (WTO)