Conferences and Workshops

    2019 International Indigenous Tourism Conference - November 12-14, Kelowna, BC

    IITC 2019 is hosted on the traditional territory of the Syilx Nation, in partnership with the Nlakápamux and Secwépemc Nations, Tourism Kelowna, Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, and Indigenous Tourism BC.This year’s conference theme is “Inspire. Transform. Unite. Accelerating Indigenous...

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    Tourism Vancouver Island 56th Annual Conference & AGM

    Great opportunity to join Tourism Industry professionals at the 56th Annual Tourism Vancouver Island Conference & Annual General Meeting that will be happening in Nanaimo on October 8 - 10th at the Coast Bastion Hotel. For more information about the conference, including the program and...

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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

    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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    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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    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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