Tourism industry events and training

Keep up-to-date with industry seminars and conferences to help you learn about new tourism programs and to network with peers.

Tourism Entrepreneurship Startup Seminar

This seminar is designed to assist start-up tourism entrepreneurs and businesses learn more about starting a tourism business.

Visit Tourism Entrepreneurship Programs for full details.

Spring Training

Every spring, the Alberta Visitor Information Providers (AVIP) program holds a number of sessions to support community visitor information providers with training, best practices and resources to deliver multi-channel visitor services.

When: various dates between May to July
Who: frontline visitor information providers
Where: Online or in selected communities


Contact [email protected] to register.

What to expect

Spring training sessions prepare visitor information providers with accredited coaching between May to July to:

  • develop and improve customer service skills
  • improve product knowledge
  • use relevant tourism guides, maps and web pages

Industry conferences

Travel Alberta – Industry conference

Details for the next conference can be found on the Travel Alberta events page


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