Posts Tagged ‘TIAC’

Fri 14 Dec 2012 Tom Wilson Canadian Tourism Commission / CTC / NS Tourism / TIAC / TIANS Comments Off on Highlights of 2012 TIANS Conference / / / / / /

Highlights of 2012 TIANS Conference

  The 2012 Nova Scotia Tourism Summit ( TIANS Conference) was held recently in Halifax, Nov. 25-27,  attracting over 500 delegates. The conference featured keynotes speakers, sessions, marketplace, socials and much more. The following were my highlights of the conference :   1) Minister of...Read more

Fri 20 Feb 2009 Tom Wilson Sustainable Tourism / TIAC / Tourism Research / tracking marketing results 1 comment / / / / / / /

TIAC releases its new report – Tourism & Travel Trends 2008

 TIAC, the Tourism Industry Association of Canada recently released its Tourism & Travel Trends 2008 publication which looks at the last ten years from 1998 – 2007 of the tourism industry and identifies trends in various sectors.  Some of these sectors include  Tourism Demand &...Read more

Thu 22 Jan 2009 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / Canada e-Connect Conference / Canada e-Tourism Council / Emerging Tourism Markets / Internet Marketing / Marketing Gets Personal / New Media / Online Travel / performance based marketing / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / TIAC / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Canada e-Connect Starts Today

Canada e-Connect Conference , Canada’s e- Strategy Conference, hosted by TIAC starts its program today in Toronto. One hundred and eighty six people from across Canada from British Columbia to Newfoundland & Labrador as well Yukon have registered including presenters for the second...Read more

Mon 24 Nov 2008 Tom Wilson Ecotourism / Green Travel / Green your Business / Sustainable Tourism Comments Off on Tourism Research #3 – Green your Business – Tookit for Tourism Operators / / / / / / / / / / /

Tourism Research #3 – Green your Business – Tookit for Tourism Operators

One of the tourism trends for 2009 that has been identified is Green Travel by a number of agencies and reports such as Tripadvisor and the Travel Advocate – Going Green.  Travellers want to do their part to protect and preserve the environment. They are looking at green businesses &...Read more

Tue 03 Jun 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Tourism Week in Canada – June 2-8 / / / /

Tourism Week in Canada – June 2-8

This week is Tourism Week accross Canada, June 2-8,  where tourism become the focus of attention. Tourism is an economic generator – $70 billion plus as well a vital source of government revenue – governments (provincial & federal) earn 29.1cents per every dollar spent on...Read more