BC Tourism & Hospitality Conference – March 8-11, 2021
We are excited to announce the Tourism Industry Association of BC and the BC Hotel Association have partnered to host the 2021 BC Tourism & Hospitality Conference. The conference theme is Mission Possible, a reference to the resilience and overall tenacity of our vital sector as we look to the future of tourism and hospitality beyond the pandemic.
The event will include two 60-minute presentations each morning and afternoon (total of 4 per day), with the addition of keynote presentations on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Friday will offer a selection of free concurrent workshops for our industry to choose from. You have the freedom of listening in everyday or picking the presentation you are most interested in.
Enjoy presentations and workshops on a wide-range of topics from industry experts and leaders like:
- Doug Stephens, of Retail Prophet. Doug is currently writing his third and highly anticipated book to be released in Spring 2021 entitled Resurrecting Retail: The Future of Business in a Post-Pandemic World.
- Randy Durband, CEO for the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC). Randy brings a unique blend of skills and experience based on the two career paths he has taken in travel and tourism – twenty-four years in senior leadership positions with major tour operators, plus nine years and counting as a global leader in sustainable tourism.
- And many many more.
WHEN: The conference will take place Monday, March 8th to Friday, March 12th
WHERE: The conference will take place virtually over Zoom
COST: Only $99.00 per person (or $250.00 per company for up to four (4) people) and $20.00 per person to join our Tuesday Craft Beer Tasting. (Prices do no include GST)
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Our supporting partners are a big reason why our conference has been such a success in the past. Partners deliver benefits to delegates that help grow their businesses, as well as BC’s visitor economy as a whole, which is paramount this year with our industry taking the biggest hit due to the pandemic. If your company desires to build relationships with tourism leaders throughout the province, then partner with the 2021 BC Tourism & Hospitality Conference and support the industry growth and success. We have three levels of sponsorship available for your consideration.
Download our Sponsorship Kit here.