• September 12, 2019

    TTRA Canada Chapter - 2019 Conference

    Sharing research from Ghana in Canada! WLCE is pleased to share that undergrad students Jocelyne Fournier, Annie Boersen, Georgia Brennan and Megan Fortune - who participated in the 2019 VIU Ghana Research and Study Tour - will be presenting posters at TTRA Conference. Their research focuses on the...

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    • August 30, 2019

    2020 Beijing - Pinggu World Leisure Congress “Leisure Makes Life Better” - Call for Abstracts

    The 16th World Leisure Congress will be held in Pinggu, Beijing, from the 17th. to 23rd. October 2020 hosted by the Beijing City Government and co-organized by World Leisure Organization (WLO), Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism and the Pinggu District Government. The Congress, themed “Leisure...

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    • August 23, 2019

    Sustainable Tourism & Outdoor Recreation Conference - Oct 2019

    Registration is now open for 2019 Sustainable Tourism and Outdoor Recreation Conference, the primary event for Sea Grant and Land Grant Extension faculty working in tourism. The conference will take place Oct 8-11, 2019 in Astoria, Oregon, and is being hosted by Oregon State University Extension...

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    • February 14, 2019

    VIU students and faculty attended the 2019 Impact Sustainability Travel & Tourism

    VIU students and faculty members of the Recreation & Tourism Department attended the 2019 Impact Sustainability Travel & Tourism Conference that took place in Victoria this past January.  Joanne Schroeder, Dr. Aggie Weighill, and Dr. Garret Stone, along with current students of the Master...

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  • BCTIC
    • February 2, 2019

    2019 BC Tourism Industry Conference

    2019 BC Tourism Industry Conference February 27 - March 1, 2019 JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Vancouver, BC For over 20 years, the BC Tourism Industry Conference has been providing a forum for tourism businesses and stakeholders from around British Columbia to come together to learn from experts and...

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  • Island-Coast Regional Forum
    • February 1, 2019

    Vancouver Island / Coast Regional Forum - BC Recreation and Parks Association

    Vancouver Island / Coast Regional Forum  The strength of networking The 2019 Vancouver Island/Coast Region forum is a 1 -day gathering that facilitates dialogue on current themes directly related to the business and people of Parks & Recreation. Important Information: Forum Date: February 22,...

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    • November 5, 2018

    Impact - Sustainability Travel & Tourism

    Great opportunity to connect with tourism peers and stakeholders this winter. If you work in tourism, care about tourism’s positive or negative impacts on communities and Canadians, and see the positive, sustainable growth of tourism in Canada as a key economic driver – IMPACT is for you. For more...

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    • May 3, 2014

    4ICTR: Deadline Extension for Abstract Submission (15 May 2014)

    Due to an overwhelming response for the upcoming 4ICTR (4th International Conference on Tourism Research) which will be held from 9-11 December 2014 in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysian-Borneo, the Organizing Committee will be extending the deadline for abstract submission to 15 May 2014.For your...

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    • March 12, 2014

    Avenues to Action 2014: Public Invited to Sustainability Conference at Vancouver Island University March 15, 2014

    Avenues to Action 2014 includes presentations and hands-on workshopsNANAIMO, BC: Water, energy and community engagement – these are the themes of a day-long student-led conference at Vancouver Island University (VIU) on Saturday, March 15.Open to students, staff, faculty and community members,...

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    • March 6, 2014

    Tourism and Recreation Special Sessions

    The Department of Geography at Brock University is hosting the 2014 annual conference and meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG), May 26-30, 2014. This event is part of the largest academic gathering in Canada - the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences - and it includes...

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