By Travel + Leisure and Travel + Leisure Staff
Updated: January 24, 2017

The hospitality industry churns out new hotels and spruces up old ones at a dizzying rate, so each year, T+L selects the few properties that have that “it” factor. Join us as we talk about our hotel It List, and about the industry trends and innovations that have our attention right now. Learn from the experts and share your own stories in our Twitter chat on Tuesday, March 17, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET.


The Host:

T+L News Editor Amy Farley, @afarles

The Panelists:

Stacy Small, Elite Travel International, @EliteTravelGal

Pavia Rosati, founder and CEO of Fathom Magazine, @FathomWaytoGo

Jane Broughton, travel writer, @JaneHB

Lee Abbamonte, global traveler, @LeeAbbamonte

Jack Ezon, A-List Advisor, @OvationVacation

Beth Rubin, A-List Advisor, @SelectItaly

Shane Mitchell, T+L Lifestyle Correspondent, @shanegoesforth

Travel Weekly, @TWtravelnews

Valerie Ann Wilson, A-List Advisor, @VWT_Travel

Valerie Waterhouse, T+L Italy Correspondent, @val_in_italy


How does it work?

1. Log in to Twitter before the chat starts at 2pm ET and be sure to follow @TravlandLeisure.

2. Head over to Enter the hashtag #TL_Chat into the search bar and select the "All" search option to follow the chat in real time.

3. Remember to always add the hashtag #TL_Chat to your tweets.

4. We'll pulse out some questions for our expert panel to answer, but feel free to post your own responses. Or ask questions of your own!

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