Direct flights from Beijing to Calgary means more Chinese travellers are exploring Alberta. To help you understand how you can serve this market and reap the benefits, Travel Alberta presents four on-demand training webinars: Cultural Awareness, Hotel Ready, Restaurant Ready and Retail Ready.
Tourism Entrepreneurship Startup Seminar (TESS) - Various Locations
Essential information and resources for entrepreneurs entering the tourism industry. The free, one-day seminars, include topics on seasonal demand, financing and marketing. You will also take home a workbook and experience an “expert café” of short meetings with tourism business specialists.
The Travel Alberta Industry Conference is a key piece of Travel Alberta’s strategy to strengthen Alberta’s competitive advantage, providing more than 600 Alberta tourism industry operators with an opportunity to network, learn and celebrate.
Travel Alberta has teamed up with the Town of Sylvan Lake to host SHiFT, a program that combines classroom training with visits to local businesses giving SHiFT participants the chance to experience new winter and year-round offerings and discover how to transfer everything they see, do and learn to their own business.