Home to national and global medical industry leaders, Tampa Bay is a premiere destination for your next medical meeting. From our centuries of history to our cutting-edge facilities such as H. Lee Moffit Cancer Center & Research Institute, Laser Spine Institute, Tampa General Hospital, Lions Eye Institute and USF Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation (CAMLS), Tampa has treasures around every corner. Come, discover them for yourself.

Accessibility - Conquer with Ease

Centrally located on the west coast of Florida, your meeting attendees can easily invade our city by air as well as by land. The award-winning Tampa International Airport, is located just seven miles from downtown and the convention center, making it a convenient voyage to your medical meeting location.

Downtown Tampa's medical campus provides synergy and convenience for events of all sizes and specialties. The waterfront Tampa Convention Center neighbors the Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS), new USF Morsani School of Medicine (opening Fall 2019) and Tampa General Hospital, which serves as USF Health's primary teaching affiliate.


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Once here, you will see how the areas close downtown proximity between hotels, facilities, restaurants and activities make Tampa the ideal location for your next medical meeting.


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Unlock Tampa Convention Center

Tampa's crown jewel, the Tampa Convention Center, is likely the perfect complement to your next medical meeting. Tampa Convention Center’s ideal size means you aren't overwhelmed by a massive building, walking lengthy distances from breakout rooms to the exhibit hall or competing for building services and staff attention. The waterfront convention center makes it easy to do business with well-appointed staff, comfortable spaces, Wi-Fi access, an on-site business center, audio/visual services and in-house receiving and shipping.

The Keys to a Great Stay

Tampa features a wide range of hotel options, all with familiar flags, consistent quality, and plenty of amenities. Because of this flexibility, meeting planners can expect a good range of rates without sacrificing quality. Many hotels feature waterfront views and balconies, free shuttles to surrounding area attractions and on-site restaurants and cafes. Join us in Tampa, and claim your keys to an enjoyable stay.


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Special Incentives

The Visit Tampa Bay team designed three exciting incentives to meet the needs of any meeting. Learn more about the incentives being offered to help meeting planners discover Tampa Bay!