Annual Conference Santa Fe
La Fonda on the Plaza
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe Botanical Garden American Indian Statue & Adobe Building

Experience the Enchanted Southwest

La Fonda on the Plaza
Santa Fe, New Mexico USA

We are so excited to announce the 2019 International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association's Annual Professional Development Conference. This year we come together in the exciting and culturally rich city of Santa Fe, New Mexico at the beautiful La Fonda on the Plaza.

La Fonda on the Plaza exterior view

The IFWTWA Conference Committee has been working furiously to make this the best conference ever! Our Conference is open to food, wine & travel media, tourism & industry professionals interested in our association. The Conference focuses on professional development, networking and exhibitor/sponsor brand exposure. 

IFWTWA members are offered the opportunity to apply for a pre- and post- press trips to several locations including AlbuquerqueSanta FeTaos and AbiquiúMembers, guests and persons interested in learning more about our mission and membership will experience a variety of professional development workshops, panels and experience the enchantment of America's Southwest.

Colorful pink and blue Mexican El Molero Fajitas food stand in downtown Santa Fe, NM

Attendees will experience Meow Wolf's House of Eternal Return, or Museum Hill with its Museum of Indian Arts and Culture as well as the Museum of International Folk Art.

A Taste of Santa Fe luncheon will be hosted by local chefs introducing partipants to local wines, beers, spirits and chocolatier, Kakawa Chocolate House.  All participants will have the opportunity to attend a cooking demonstration and dine at the Santa Fe School of Cooking.


Open-face vegetarian tamale with dark red chili sauce & beans

The membership of International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA) is comprised of seasoned, vetted media professionals and influencers.

IFWTWA is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization. Its members promote food, wine and travel through a variety of platforms including print and digital publications, social media and broadcasting.

Albuquerque  Soars
Ghost Ranch
Native Flavors of Santa Fe
Taos ~ Fiesta de la Tierra
Registration closed.

Man playing accordion in Santa Fe Plaza, New Mexico

Experience this enriching event!

Sponsor and Marketplace Exhibitor Opportunities

View of a colorful walkway in the plaza in downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico


Become a Sponsor or Marketplace Exhibitor at the IFWTWA Annual Professional Development Conferences. Connect with media professionals from all over the United States and around the world.

Review our Sponsor & Marketplace Opportunities, then contact our Conference Chair, Linda Milks to discuss how we can partner to achieve your goals. We look forward to working with you.



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