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Tourism Week 2017

Tourism Week in Canada aligns tourism organizations, businesses and other partners from across the country around a common vision: a tourism sector unencumbered by government policies and recognized for its contribution to the Canadian economy.

Calling all Tourism Champions: May 28 – June 3, 2017 is Tourism Week in Canada!

Tourism Week in Canada is a grassroots initiative that brings attention to the economic opportunity available to Canada through travel and tourism and the public policy challenges preventing the sector from capitalizing on those opportunities. The aim of Tourism Week is to align tourism organizations, businesses and other partners from across the country around a common vision: a tourism sector unencumbered by government policies and recognized for its contribution to the Canadian economy.

Throughout the week, national and provincial tourism industry leaders will work to elevate the profile of the industry as a long-term strategic solution for economies. Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador is looking forward to celebrating Tourism Week with industry partners by participating in special events throughout the province, highlighting the tremendous value of tourism and travel to Newfoundland and Labrador. If you have an event taking place during Tourism Week that you would like to highlight, please let us know by contacting hnl@hnl.ca or 1-800-563-0700.

Learn more about Tourism Week from the Tourism Industry Association of Canada#TourismWeek #TourismMatters

Date Event Details
May 26 Tourism Town Hall & Luncheon Learn more!
May 30-June 2 Nunatsiavut Heritage Forum – Preserving Heritage, Promoting Tourism Visit Nunatsiavut Heritage Forum on Facebook
May 30 Destination St. John’s Partners Session Visit www.destinationstjohns.com
May 30 Go Western Newfoundland Tourism Week Mixer Details & Registration
June 1 Adventure Central Newfoundland & Town of Grand Falls-Windsor Tourism Week Luncheon Details & Registration
June 2 Legendary Coasts of Eastern Newfoundland & Bonavista Chamber of Commerce Brunch & Boat Tour Details & Registration
June 8 Gander & Area Chamber of Commerce Tourism Week Luncheon Stay tuned for details at www.ganderchamber.nf.ca

Partners

  • emerit

    emerit has been developed by the Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council (CTHRC) in collaboration with tourism industry professionals. It has become synonymous with excellence, credibility, and professionalism in the Canadian tourism sector. For more information go to www.emerit.ca.

  • Discover Tourism

    The Discover Tourism career awareness program was developed to communicate employment and career opportunities in the tourism sector to a range of target audiences including Youth, New Canadians, Persons with Disabilities, Pre and Post Retirees.

  • Canadian Academy of Travel and Tourism

    The Canadian Academy of Travel & Tourism (CATT) focuses on building partnerships between education and industry in order to foster the next generation of Canadian travel & tourism leaders.

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