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Join us April 20 to 29 at a location nearest you to discover the benefits of working together with Travel Alberta, Alberta Culture and Tourism and your local Destination Marketing Organization. Updates on Travel Alberta’s strategy and the Alberta Tourism Framework will be given. This year's Road Shows provide valuable opportunities... Read More »
Have you registered for Spring Training and Showcase 2015 yet? Registration is still open! Register now to get your visitor information centre (VIC) staff trained and ready for this season. Conference Details What: Spring Training and Showcase 2015 When: May 5-6, 2015 Where: Delta Edmonton South Hotel and Conference Centre, 4404 Gateway Boulevard,... Read More »
Seekers Media, producers of the fifth series of SnowSeekers TV, is excited to be in partnership with TELUS Optik TV and the Canadian Tourism Commission. Over the next two weeks Seekers Media will be through Alberta, working with its partners to uncover great stories and tell the world about Alberta’s... Read More »
NEW for 2015 we are offering you the opportunity to inspire consumers through the world’s largest travel community using interactive online advertisements. You will receive one big box and one leaderboard ad that will run on TripAdvisor. The ads will be targeted to TripAdvisor users in Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan... Read More »
Pushing the boundaries of social media marketing in tourism, Travel Alberta launches Instahikes – an Instagram account that acts like a website and provides immersive, first person experiences of popular hiking trails in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Instahikes will initially feature five hiking trails, allowing users to choose their favourite... Read More »