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Rural Tourism Conference – Early Bird registration deadline is March 1

Join Rural Alberta’s community leaders and small business owners April 2 – 4, 2012 in Camrose for the 12th annual Growing Rural Tourism Conference.

Register by March 1 for the Early Bird deadline rate.

This year's conference includes inspiring keynote presentations, concurrent sessions, delicious meals, an evening Gala and presentation of the Rural Tourism Champion Award, entertainment, and an opportunity to network with fellow tourism industry representatives and operators. And back by popular demand – an interactive pre-conference workshop “Creating Your First Facebook Display Advertising Campaign”.

Keynote speakers include:

WAYNE LEE ‘Set Your GPS for Success’
– Wayne will help you to open your mind and melt away stress and negative interference - let Wayne reveal what’s possible when you program your GPS for success.

BILL BAKER ‘The Magic and Logic of Strategic Storytelling’ - Bill touches on the fundamentals combined with insights on how to leverage this timeless craft to transform brands, businesses and your workforce.

JEFF MULLIGAN ‘Building Super Stars & Super Teams’ - with the generational transformation that is upon us, leaders will look different, Super Stars might be disguised as average team members, and groups of people working beside one another are waiting for the catalyst to become a Super Team.

SHAWNA SCHUH ‘Pick Up Your Get Up & Go’ - if your get up and go has ever got up and went you will love this closing Keynote presentation!

Download the complete Conference Program and Registration Form now at

The Growing Rural Tourism Conference is an initiative of the Camrose Regional Exhibition; Tourism Camrose; Alberta Association of Agriculture Societies; Alberta Tourism, Parks & Recreation; Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development; and Travel Alberta.

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