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Welcome to the 2024 Tourism Congress

Join us in beautiful Vancouver for an immersive conference experience that brings together tourism leaders, stakeholders, and innovators from across Canada and beyond. Get ready to share insights, explore new ideas, and celebrate our industry's resilience and creativity. We are thrilled the Tourism Congress is hitting the road this year.

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December 3-5, 2024


Delegate Pricing

  • Early Bird member rate: $1,149 (closes June 15, 2024)
  • Early Bird non-member: $1,549 (closes June 15, 2024)
  • Regular member: $1,299
  • Regular non-member: $1,699

Add-ons

  • Canadian Tourism Awards Dinner: $229
  • Workshop Day member: $399
  • Workshop Day non-member: $449

Schedule Highlights

Tuesday, December 3: Industry Workshop Day focused on delivery learning and training in key areas such as Integrating AI, Human Resources, Sustainable Tourism, and more. 

Wednesday, December 4 & Thursday, December 5: Two days of Innovative Programming, culminating in the Canadian Tourism Awards Reception and Gala Dinner.


Call for Presentations

Share your expertise and insights on "Canada: Powered by Tourism". We're looking for dynamic presentations on economic influence, workforce empowerment, innovation, and more.

Presentation Format

  • 45-minute keynote style address
  • 60-minute panel style presentation with live Q&A
  • 20 minute or less TEDx style presentation

If your submission needs a different presentation style, please explain why.

More Information

Submit your proposal here


Accommodations

Stay at the heart of the event at Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre. Special rates start at $249.00 double occupancy, available until October 31, 2024, or until sold out. 

Book your group rate now


Sponsorship Packages

Take your brand to the forefront of Canada’s tourism industry by sponsoring the 2024 TIAC Tourism Congress and Canadian Tourism Awards.

Why Sponsor?

  • Industry Workshop Day (Dec 3): Be at the centre of discussions on key learning and training topics, including sustainable and culinary tourism.
  • Innovative Programming (Dec 4-5): Align your brand with thought leadership through keynotes, panels, and networking.
  • Canadian Tourism Awards Gala (Dec 5): Place your brand at the pinnacle of industry excellence.

Our Reach

  • Targeting 500 delegates, including C-suite leaders, SME representatives, and educational professionals.
  • Extensive social media coverage with high engagement rates.

Sponsorship Packages

  • Supporter: From $2,500 – Exhibitor, Small Business Sponsor, Room Drop.
  • Bronze: $10,000 – Mobile Charge Stations, Branded Lanyards, and more.
  • Silver: $15,000 – Session Sponsor, Quiet Lounge Sponsor, and more.
  • Gold: $30,000 – Keynote Plenary Sponsor, Breakfast Sponsor, and more.
  • Platinum: $50,000 – Luncheon Sponsor, Presenting Partner of the Awards.

Tailored packages are available to help you attain your specific goals.

Download the Sponsorship Package