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Tourism Town Hall Series: Calgary – June 12

The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) and the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) cordially invite you to take part in a very special Tourism Town Hall session. This interactive session will provide you with unparalleled insight on how TIAC and the CTC are working to grow the visitor economy. This open forum will also provide a unique opportunity to share your ideas on how we can make Canada’s tourism industry more competitive.

The sessions will cover a broad range of travel and tourism issues:
• Domestic policy challenges
• International travel trends
• Export readiness
• National marketing strategy

Featured presenters:
• David Goldstein – President and Chief Executive Officer, Tourism Industry Association of Canada
• Greg Klassen - Senior Vice-President, Marketing Strategy and Communications, Canadian Tourism Commission

Tourism and hospitality business operators, tourism marketers, travel industry employees, government stakeholders, and local media are all welcome and encouraged to participate in this open dialogue. Bring forward your ideas, questions and concerns in this unprecedented meeting series. The town hall format ensures your voice and your concerns are heard.

Holiday Inn Calgary Macleod Trail South
4206 Macleod Trail
TEL: (403) 287-2700

8:30 a.m. – Registration
9:00 a.m. – Opening Remarks
9:15 a.m. – TIAC Presentation on Key National Issues, followed by Q&A session
10:15 a.m. – Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. – CTC Presentation, followed by Q&A session
11:30 a.m. – Q & A: Industry Input
12:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

Registration is complimentary and all are welcome to attend this very special event. Participants are asked to pre-register - click here

About TIAC - Founded in 1930, the Tourism Industry Association of Canada is the only national organization representing the full cross-section of Canada's $84.8 billion tourism industry. TIAC's members include air and passenger rail services, airport authorities, local and provincial destination authorities, hotels, attractions and tour operators. TIAC is responsible for representing tourism interests at the national level, and its advocacy work involves promoting and supporting policies, programs and activities that will benefit the sector's growth and development.

Tourism Industry Association of Canada